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No. 5 Carolina rolls past No. 22 UCLA, 78-56

Davidson North Carolina BasketballMarcus 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 knocks off No. 5 North Carolina, 74-66

UNC vs CentralButler's shooting numbers were awful. And it didn't matter.

UNC players damage Duke facilities in victory celebration

UNC defeats Duke, 45-20Following 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.

UNC puts together a 2nd straight late-season surge

UNC defeats Duke, 45-20North Carolina is putting together another late-season turnaround.

Former UNC basketball player Scott charged with rape

Melvin ScottFormer University of North Carolina basketball player Melvin Scott was arrested Friday and charged with felony second degree rape.

Trio of Heels garner ACC weekly honors

UNC defeats Duke, 45-20After 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.

Tudor: Fedora, McNeill hop aboard the A-Train

UNC defeats Duke, 45-20North 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.

No. 11 North Carolina rolls past Oregon 76-59

North Carolina fends off Wake Forest in 2nd round, 69-65Stephanie 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.

Logan Zone: UNC joins the bowl-bound

UNC defeats Duke, 45-20Football 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.

No. 6 North Carolina defeats Davidson 90-72

Davidson North Carolina BasketballNorth 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.

Williams leads UNC to 45-20 rout of No. 25 Duke

North Carolina Duke FootballNorth Carolina took things from No. 25 Duke all night: The ball. The momentum. And, finally, the Victory Bell.

No. 25 Duke, UNC meet in key ACC Coastal matchup

Mistake-prone Duke falls to VT, 17-16All those things No. 25 Duke had done right this season went wrong in its last game.

Williams: We're going to keep fighting

Raleigh Sports ClubNorth Carolina head basketball coach Roy Williams told the Raleigh Sports Club Wednesday that UNC will keep fighting through adversity.

UNC football player OK after scooter accident

North Carolina LogoA North Carolina walk-on football player suffered minor injuries in a campus traffic accident.

Plenty on the line for No. 25 Duke, UNC

UNC vs DukeNo. 25 Duke has a second chance to control the Coastal Division. North Carolina needs one more victory for bowl eligibility.

UNC RB Francis to miss rest of season with torn ACL, MCL

UNC spring football gameUniversity 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.

UNC's Williams named ACC back of the week

UNC takes step toward bowl eligibility with 40-35 win over PittUniversity 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.

Tudor: Doeren, Fedora win the weekend; Rivera not so much

NC State dominates Wake Forest, 42-13Week 12 saw highs and lows and everything in the middle for area coaches. After watching it all, the coaching grades are in.

No. 6 North Carolina beats Robert Morris 103-59

UNC vs CentralFor one night, Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks gave North Carolina the inside scoring and rebounding that coach Roy Williams wants to see.

No. 13 North Carolina women top No. 23 UCLA 84-68

UNC grinds out win over MarylandAllisha 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.

North Carolina beats Pittsburgh 40-35

UNC takes step toward bowl eligibility with 40-35 win over PittT.J. Logan scored from 1 yard out with 50 seconds left to help North Carolina rally past Pittsburgh 40-35 on Saturday.

No. 6 North Carolina beats NC Central 76-60

North Carolina Central N Carolina BasketballNorth Carolina had trouble pushing the tempo and setting up preseason All-American Marcus Paige.

No. 13 UNC beats Howard 83-49 in Hatchell's return

Howard N Carolina BasketballSylvia Hatchell is back for No. 13 North Carolina, healthy again and eager to see how far her talented team can go.

No. 6 Tar Heels welcome NC Central for season opener

Late Night with RoyThe 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.

Tar Heels host Panthers as teams chase bowl bids

UNC outlasts Georgia Tech, 48-43North 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.

Tar Heels hope kickers regroup for bowl push

UNC spring football gameIf North Carolina wants to make a late bowl push, the Tar Heels need their kicking game to improve.

UNC anticipates update on accreditation status

Julius Nyang'oro surrenders after indictmentThe 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 Tar Heels football player McAdoo again suing UNC

UNCvsGT - Brian WhiteFormer 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.

UNC RB Morris charged with DWI, suspended for Pitt game

Mistake-prone UNC falls to Virginia Tech, 34-17University of North Carolina running back Romar Morris was arrested and charged with DWI early Sunday morning in Chapel Hill.