North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
North Carolina head coach Roy Williams speaks to the media at ACC Operation Basketball in Charlotte Wednesday.
While there is no shortage of on-court storylines across the ACC this season, North Carolina head coach Roy Williams is already being targeted as the face of the UNC basketball team for recent off-court concerns.
The Atlantic Coast Conference is still looking to prove there's good football in the league beyond Florida State.
North Carolina forward Brice Johnson met with the media at ACC Operation Basketball Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 at the Westin Hotel in Charlotte.
NCAA President Mark Emmert said Monday that findings from a recent investigation into academic fraud at the University of North Carolina are troubling, disturbing and shocking.
North Carolina has spent the past two seasons trying to overcome personnel losses that forced coach Roy Williams to keep reshaping the way his team played.
University of North Carolina wide receiver Mack Hollins had a career-day Saturday in a 28-27 win over Virginia and was rewarded for it Monday by being named the ACC Receiver of the Week.
One of the things I love about sports is that no matter how many events you watch over the years, every now and again, something occurs that you've never seen before. After watching most of 20 quarters of this past week of ACC football, I've put together a lengthy list of unique moments from week No. 9.
UNC was able to pull the proverbial (modified) rabbit out of the Fedora in a win at Virginia. Plus, ECU got an important win Thursday and the Panthers set to host the fighting Russell Wilson's Sunday.
Mitch Trubisky threw a 16-yard touchdown pass on his only play of the game, giving North Carolina its first lead with 4:05 remaining, and the Tar Heels stunned Virginia 28-27 on Saturday.
The numbers suggest Virginia could find a cure for its offensive inconsistency on Saturday.
In a Cap-8 battle for positioning, Millbrook fended off Heritage on their home Field Friday, 17-14.
North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said Friday night it's a "very sad time" at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his program "thought we were doing the right thing."
Freshman Justin Jackson scored 18 points to help North Carolina beat Fayetteville State 111-58 in its exhibition opener Friday night.
The academic fraud scandal that encircled faculty, staff and student athletes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill lasted longer and affected more students than previously known, according to a 131-page report released Wednesday by a former federal prosecutor hired by campus officials to conduct an independent investigation.
We have reached the halfway point in the 2014 ACC football season and every team in the Coastal Division has posted a record of either 2-1 or 1-2. Improbably, every Coastal team is still in contention.
Mary Willingham, former academic adviser at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, said an independent report released Wednesday that outlines the breadth and depth of academic fraud at the school substantiates what she's been saying for years.
Some of the toughest questions from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill academic scandal came from those within the university - students, athletes and faculty members.
Fans, players and media react to the University of North Carolina's academic fraud report release Wednesday.
Based on Wednesday's findings in the Kenneth Wainstein probe, there's solid reason to predict there will no more dire sanctions from the NCAA.
Marquise Williams suddenly has North Carolina's quarterback job to himself. And the Tar Heels' offense is rolling.
After posting career days Saturday, North Carolina's Marquise Williams and Ryan Switzer were each honored by the ACC on Monday.
Has the opening coin toss in college football changed? After watching Saturday's college football action, Steve Logan joked that instead of teams picking to start on offense or defense, they are now asked if they will in fact even play defense.
The ACC is one step closer to having multiple teams tied for the Coastal Division.
T.J. Logan scored on a 2-yard run with 11 seconds left to help North Carolina rally past Georgia Tech 48-43 on Saturday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.
North Carolina's defense has struggled to get off the field all season. Now the Tar Heels are facing an offense -- and a Georgia Tech team -- that has befuddled them for years.
Former head coach Butch Davis, who led the Tar Heels out onto the field as a ranked team 11 times in his four-year coaching stint from 2007-10, said there is no reason UNC shouldn't see the top 10 more often.
If there was any doubt about it, which there should not have been, Steve Spurrier no longer rates as the top Duke football coach since Bill Murray retired after the 1965 season.
After being out-scored by a combined 75-17 Saturday, the coaching grades for Larry Fedora and Dave Doeren suggest they re-take the test.
It was a wild day in college football across the country Saturday with 11 ranked teams suffering defeats. In the Triangle, it was just painful for the ACC bunch. UNC, NC State and Wake Forest all suffered big defeats.