North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines

North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines

East Carolina beats North Carolina 70-41

Records fall in 70-41 ECU win over UNCShane Carden threw for 438 yards and four touchdowns to help East Carolina beat North Carolina 70-41 on Saturday, turning in another dominating performance against its instate rival.

Talking Points: No quarter for Tar Heels

Records fall in 70-41 ECU win over UNCEast Carolina has stabilized as a program while North Carolina and NC State continue to develop.

Marvin Austin's father dies after car wreck

Marvin Austin busDenver Broncos defensive tackle Marvin Austin said he'll play Sunday at Seattle in honor of his father, who died Friday.

Tar Heels travel for instate rivalry vs. Pirates

ECU routs NC Central, 52-7Shane Carden believes East Carolina's offense will move the ball against anyone. His Pirates have no reason to doubt that against North Carolina heading into Saturday's matchup.

Former UNC DE Austin's father injured in Selma car accident

UNC vs VA TechThe father of former North Carolina football player and current Denver Bronco Marvin Austin was seriously injured in a car accident in Johnston County Sunday.

Tar Heels hope to improve tackling against Pirates

SDSU vs. UNCIt's hard for North Carolina coach Larry Fedora to know exactly what kind of defense he has.

UNC's student attorney general weighing disciplinary charges in football incident

UNC vs BCThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's student attorney general will decide whether disciplinary charges should be filed in a case involving an alleged physical assault against a freshman football player.

Hatchell's return provides boost for veteran UNC

Sylvia Hatchell talks to cancer patient about her recoveryThings finally seem normal for Sylvia Hatchell and North Carolina after a year that was anything but.

Former walk-on Hollins making mark at WR for UNC

SDSU vs. UNCMack Hollins has suddenly become a big-play receiving threat for North Carolina.

UNC football investigating off-field incident

UNC vs BCThe University of North Carolina football program is again making headlines for off-field transgressions, this time as they are investigating a physical altercation between teammates that took place during fall camp, according to a report from Yahoo Sports.

Fedora praises team's ability to rally

SDSU vs. UNCThe record book may show success, but head coach Larry Fedora knows his team needs to start better to continue their winning ways.

UNC drops from AP poll; FSU still No. 1

SDSU vs. UNCThe North Carolina Tar Heels rallied Saturday night to down San Diego State 31-27, but the late-game heroics weren't enough to convince AP voters to keep the Tar Heels in the poll entering Week 3.

Blog: Big fourth lifts UNC over SDSU 31-27

SDSU vs. UNCAfter trailing the Aztecs for the majority of the game, UNC scored 17 points in the fourth quarter to grab the 31-27 win late Saturday night.

Holliday: Triangle trio seeking marks not seen in 20 years

NC State, Georgia SouthernDuke, NC State and North Carolina all won their opening games. That has happened just once in the past 25 years. Only in 1994 did we begin the second week of the season with all three schools sitting on 1-0.

UNC, South Carolina kickoff 2015 season Sept. 3

UNC vs BCThe 2015 college football kickoff game between the University of North Carolina and the University of South Carolina will be played on Thursday, September 3rd, The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) announced Wednesday.

UNC's Green named ACC Co-Defensive Back of the week

Renner's 3 TDs lead Blue to win in UNC spring gameNorth Carolina safety Dominquie Green was named the ACC Co-Defensive Back of the Week with three fumble recoveries in the Tar Heels 56-29 win over Liberty Saturday.

Tudor: It's a 'Ruff-Cut' repeat in first tests of '14

ECU routs NC Central, 52-7Okay, summer school's finally over and the coaching grades are in for the first real-time tests of 2014.

Ingram's final list includes Duke, NC State, UNC

Boys Basketball: 2A State Championship Kinston vs North Rowan (MAccording to a tweet from Brandon Ingram on Sunday, his final list of schools includes Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, NC State, North Carolina and UCLA.

Quarterback guessing game expected to continue in Chapel Hill

UNC pulls away from Liberty, 56-29On Saturday, the trap finally sprung on Larry Fedora's cat-and-mouse game with the media. After months of speculation, junior Marquise Williams got the starting nod under center over redshirt freshman Mitch Trubisky.

Gold: UNC gets a messy win

UNC pulls away from Liberty, 56-29The Tar Heels were very sloppy in a 27-point win over Liberty. So messy that college football should consider allowing teams to play exhibition games. Maybe that's a solution to the slow starts.

Blog: Big 3rd quarter lifts UNC past Liberty 56-29

UNC spring football gameNorth Carolina scored four times in less than four minutes late in the 3rd quarter as they stormed in front of Liberty in a 56-29 win in the season opener for both teams at Kenan Stadium. Marquise Williams and Mitch Trubisky split time at quarterback, combining for three touchdowns and overcoming three interceptions.

Southern Durham's Brown offered by UNC

Football: Capitol Christian Academy (MD) vs. Southern Durham (AuSouthern Durham's Jordon Brown has picked up an offer from North Carolina.

UNC suspends four players after report of off-field altercation

UNC, NC StateOne day after a report surfaced involving an off-field incident during fall training camp, University of North Carolina football has suspended four players for their season opener against Liberty.

ACC releases hoops schedule; Duke, UNC close regular season in Chapel Hill

Duke and UNC battle in Chapel HillChapel Hill will be the site of the ACC regular-season finale between Duke and North Carolina as announced by the league Wednesday when the full conference schedule were revealed.

Costs of 'autonomy' may delay Dean Dome upgrade

Carolina raises its 2009 championship bannerThe University of North Carolina's basketball venue, the Dean E. Smith Center, may be overdue for an upgrade, but don't look for work to start anytime soon, WRALSportsFan columnist Caulton Tudor told Joe Ovies Friday on 99.9 FM The Fan.

Former Tar Heel Dunn hoping for spot on U.S. National Team

Crystal Dunn Pre-USA Switzerland PicWakeMed Soccer Park in Cary filled to the max Wednesday as the U.S. Women's National team faced Switzerland in an international friendly. All 10,000 seats were filled and one of the crowd favorites was on the field North Carolina's own Crystal Dunn, who is hoping to make the U.S. roster for next year's World Cup.

Polls justifiably baffle Duke, ECU fans

Duke rallies, holds on to top Wake Forest, 28-21Florida State went off at No. 11 in the 2013 preseason Associated Press football poll. That's something Duke, ECU and UNC fans should keep in mind -- although for different reasons

AP poll: defending champion Florida St is No. 1

Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll.