Two North Carolina fans got engaged just minutes after the Tar Heels’ heartbreaking loss

Tuesday April 5th, 2016

North Carolina may have lost the national championship in gut-wrenching fashion, but at least two UNC fans are going home happy.

Mere moments after Kris Jenkins drilled a deep three to bury the Tar Heels, one Carolina fan decided he was going to ask his girlfriend to marry him anyway.

What’s the significance of having met seven years ago? That’s the last time UNC won the championship.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.