Blog: UNC Sports

Oct. 05, 2013 @ 11:16 AM

UNC-VT preview: How will UNC respond to week of internal criticism?

Coming off its worst performance since Larry Fedora took over before last season, UNC (1-3, 0-1 ACC) has been attempting to change the attitude of the team this week heading into today’s game at Virginia Tech (12:30 p.m., WRAL).

Oct. 03, 2013 @ 10:31 PM

Tutor becomes first charged in UNC agent probe

Former tutor Jennifer Wiley Thompson is the first person to face criminal charges stemming from the football scandal at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Oct. 02, 2013 @ 09:43 PM

A look at UNC's offense vs. Virginia Tech's defense

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora said that the only consistent part of his offense is its inconsistency. Now UNC must get bounce back against Virginia Tech, which features the fourth-ranked defense in the country and has already bottled up two teams that the Tar Heels (1-3, 0-1 ACC) couldn’t contain.

Sep. 30, 2013 @ 01:54 PM

QB Bryn Renner hobbled

Quarterback Bryn Renner wore a protective boot over his left foot when he met with the media on Monday.

Sep. 29, 2013 @ 09:46 AM

My AP Top 25 ballot: Three new teams (two from the ACC) enter the poll

Maryland, Virginia Tech and Fresno State replace Oklahoma State, Notre Dame and Georgia Tech after Week 5.

Sep. 26, 2013 @ 11:16 AM

UNC DE Kareem Martin ready for "real football"

There’s no greater discrepancy in offensive systems than the one between the run-oriented triple option of Georgia Tech and the “air raid” passing attack at East Carolina.

Sep. 25, 2013 @ 12:26 PM

ECU's Ruffin McNeill on UNC's "NASCAR" offense

The main question so far this week around North Carolina is, what’s wrong with the offense? But you wouldn’t know it from talking to East Carolina coach Ruffin McNeill.

Sep. 24, 2013 @ 02:36 PM

UNC won't ask NCAA to reduce scholarship cuts

“We accepted the penalties without appeal and are not going back to revisit it now,” UNC athletic director Bubba Cunningham said.

Sep. 23, 2013 @ 02:18 PM

UNC's offense disappointing so far

After reaching 400 total yards in every game last year, UNC hasn’t come close in two of its three games this season, netting 293 yards against South Carolina and 319 against Georgia Tech.