North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
Marcus Paige scored 21 points and had five assists, Justin Jackson scored 12 points and No. 5 North Carolina had little trouble on the way to beating No. 22 UCLA 78-56 on Thursday night in the consolation round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.
Butler's shooting numbers were awful. And it didn't matter.
Following a 45-20 win over Duke at Wallace Wade Stadium Thursday, the University of North Carolina football team celebrated by causing extensive damage to the Blue Devils' facilities.
North Carolina is putting together another late-season turnaround.
Former University of North Carolina basketball player Melvin Scott was arrested Friday and charged with felony second degree rape.
After a 45-20 win at Duke Thursday night, three North Carolina players were honored with weekly ACC honors including quarterback Marquise Williams who earned Offensive Back of the Week for the second consecutive week.
North Carolina garnered a big win Thursday to become bowl eligible and East Carolina got their season back on track with a trouncing of Tulane. The weekend might have been light on the schedule for area football fans, but the grades for those that did play were earned.
Stephanie Mavunga scored 23 points and career-highs of 16 rebounds and 6 blocked shots and No. 11 North Carolina overwhelmed Oregon in the second half for a 76-59 win on Sunday.
Football fans in the Triangle, if they take a step back and make an honest assessment, will find that just about every team is having a good season.
North Carolina coach Roy Williams wanted to send a message to Kennedy Meeks after two early mistakes, so he sat his star power forward less than three minutes into Saturday's game against Davidson.
North Carolina took things from No. 25 Duke all night: The ball. The momentum. And, finally, the Victory Bell.
All those things No. 25 Duke had done right this season went wrong in its last game.
North Carolina head basketball coach Roy Williams told the Raleigh Sports Club Wednesday that UNC will keep fighting through adversity.
A North Carolina walk-on football player suffered minor injuries in a campus traffic accident.
No. 25 Duke has a second chance to control the Coastal Division. North Carolina needs one more victory for bowl eligibility.
University of North Carolina running back Khris Francis will miss the remainder of the season after he tore his ACL, MCL and meniscus Saturday in a 40-35 win against Pittsburgh.
University of North Carolina quarterback Marquise Williams was named the ACC Offensive Back of the Week Monday after accounting for four touchdowns in the Tar Heels' 40-35 win over Pittsburgh.
Week 12 saw highs and lows and everything in the middle for area coaches. After watching it all, the coaching grades are in.
For one night, Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks gave North Carolina the inside scoring and rebounding that coach Roy Williams wants to see.
Allisha Gray scored 19 points and Brittany Rountree added 17 points and six assists to help No. 13 North Carolina women roll to an 84-68 victory over No. 23 UCLA on Sunday.
T.J. Logan scored from 1 yard out with 50 seconds left to help North Carolina rally past Pittsburgh 40-35 on Saturday.
North Carolina had trouble pushing the tempo and setting up preseason All-American Marcus Paige.
Sylvia Hatchell is back for No. 13 North Carolina, healthy again and eager to see how far her talented team can go.
The sixth-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels open their highly-anticipated 2014-15 campaign when they play host to the NC Central Eagles on Friday night at the Smith Center.
North Carolina's defense has struggled to stop anybody this season. Now the Tar Heels must figure out a way to slow down one of the nation's top rushers.
If North Carolina wants to make a late bowl push, the Tar Heels need their kicking game to improve.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, which does accreditation for the University of North Carolina, has completed its review of the revelations of the Wainstein report and sent a letter to the school Thursday. SACS declined to comment about the contents of the letter.
Former University of North Carolina football player Michael McAdoo is again attempting to sue the school, this time as the lead plaintiff of a class-action suit claiming he and other scholarship players were steered away from their desired majors.
University of North Carolina running back Romar Morris was arrested and charged with DWI early Sunday morning in Chapel Hill.