North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
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.
The penalties are adding up for North Carolina again.
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.
Everett Golson and Notre Dame did just enough to overcome their own mistakes and beat North Carolina.
Basketball nearly lured Everett Golson to North Carolina.
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.
NC State and North Carolina had no good, very bad, terrible Saturday outings.
The Heels outscored Virginia Tech 14-10 in the second half, but unfortunately for the Heels, the slate isn't wiped clean at intermission and the mess they got themselves into in the first half was too much to overcome.
North Carolina celebrated the start of the college basketball season with the usual Late Night with Roy goofy hijinks. However, when it comes down to business, the Tar Heels are serious national title contenders thanks in large part to one of their smallest players.
It was conference openers for the Triangle Trio Saturday in the ACC and for the first time since Oct. 3, 2009, all three lost on the same day.
Steve Logan said that it was evident on Saturday that ECU had more on-field talent than UNC and it boils down to talent evaluation in the recruiting process.
East Carolina has stabilized as a program while North Carolina and NC State continue to develop.
Denver Broncos defensive tackle Marvin Austin said he'll play Sunday at Seattle in honor of his father, who died Friday.
The father of former North Carolina football player and current Denver Bronco Marvin Austin was seriously injured in a car accident in Johnston County Sunday.
The 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.