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NC court upholds ban of fan from UNC sports events

North Carolina LogoThe state Court of Appeals has upheld the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's lifetime ban of a fan who allegedly harassed female soccer players.

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.

For 1 game, No. 23 UNC's defense provides spark

UNC pulls away from Liberty, 56-29An offseason spent pushing the defense to force turnovers paid off in No. 23 North Carolina's season-opening victory.

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.

No. 23 Tar Heels beat Flames 56-29 in opener

UNC pulls away from Liberty, 56-29North Carolina's offense alternated between sputtering and potent, its defense between porous and opportunistic.

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.

Mother of UNC player awaits school's investigation

UNC vs BCThe mother of the football player involved in an alleged hazing incident at North Carolina said Friday the family is "worried about justice" for her son.

UNC: NCAA clears Farmer to play for Tar Heels

UNC fans meet the 2014 Tar HeelsNorth Carolina says the NCAA has cleared defensive tackle Ethan Farmer to play after resolving an unspecified eligibility issue.

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.

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: No. 23 UNC still deciding on starting QB

UNC spring football gameNorth Carolina coach Larry Fedora isn't ready to name a starting quarterback for the No. 23 Tar Heels.

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.

3 Heels in double figures in exhibition win

San AntonioSophomore forward Isaiah Hicks led three Tar Heels in double figures with 19 points and the University of North Carolina shot 61 percent from the floor in a 109-52 win over the Bahamas All-Stars in a men's basketball exhibition game on Saturday.

Tar Heels drop exhibition game in Bahamas

Duke and UNC battle in Chapel HillErnest Saunders dropped in a three-pointer from the right wing with 18.1 seconds to play to cap a 14-5 run and give the Providence (Bahamas) Storm an 84-83 men's basketball exhibition game victory over the University of North Carolina Friday in Nassau.

UNC replaces Ohio State with Cal on future football schedules

UNC vs DukeThe University of North Carolina has swapped Power 5 schools to their upcoming football schedules as they agreed Wednesday to a home-and-home series with the University of California, replacing a similar series with Ohio State.

Tar Heels, RailHawks to play exhibition

Kirk UrsoThe University of North Carolina will host the Carolina Railhawks in an exhibition men's soccer match on Monday, Aug. 18 at Fetzer Field beginning at 7 p.m.

Tar Heels to face Butler in Battle 4 Atlantis opener

UNC vs NDThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is one of several national basketball powers scheduled to take part in the 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas, and the Tar Heels will open tournament play Nov. 26 with a game against Butler.

Quarterback battle highlights Tar Heels camp

UNC vs DukeOn Saturday, the Carolina faithful got to meet the Heels, as the Heels met the media.

UNC football inks two for 2015 season

UNC vs BCUNC announced that they have signed scholarship agreements with Butler High School quarterback Anthony Ratliff and Hough High School tight end Carl Tucker.

UNC planning 'Stripe Out' for SDSU game

miamiunc25The University of North Carolina will wear Carolina Blue and black uniforms against San Diego State Sept. 6, and are encouraging fans to coordinate their colors for a "Kenan Stadium Tar Pit Stripe Out."

Four UNC football players no longer with team

North Carolina LogoFour University of North Carolina football players are no longer with the team, a team spokesman said Wednesday.

UNC hires Zac Selmon as Associate Director of Athletics

North Carolina LogoThe University of North Carolina has hired Zac Selmon to become the new Associate Director of Athletics.