Sports: UNC

Mar. 30, 2015 @ 10:27 PM

UNC assistant football coach arrested for DWI

The athletics program at North Carolina keeps taking hits. This time, one of its football coaches has run afoul of the law.

Mar. 29, 2015 @ 08:33 PM

UNC wins battle of men's lacrosse rivalry titans

As if it wasn’t bad enough suffering a stinging 15-14 loss, No. 4 UNC added insult to injury by slapping No. 6 Duke not once but twice with backhand swipes in a titanic ACC clash. The familiar rivals staged a back-and-forth dandy before the Tar Heels clinched their first victory over the Blue Devils at Fetzer Field since March 19, 2003, a day better remembered as the launch of the U.S. invasion of Iraq. The then-No. 13 Tar Heels beat No. 8 Duke 14-9 that day.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:21 PM

South Carolina ends UNC's season in Sweet Sixteen

The No. 4 seed Tar Heels (26-9) missed four of their final five field goal attempts and shot 37 percent from the field for the game in a 67-65 loss to South Carolina. 

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 09:31 PM

No. 1 seed Gamecocks eliminate UNC women 67-65 ... DEVELOPING STORY

Tiffany Mitchell's layup with five seconds left snapped a 65-all tie and lifted top-seeded South Carolina past No. 4 seed UNC 67-65 in Friday night's women's NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 showdown at the Greensboro Coliseum ... DEVELOPING STORY ...

Mar. 28, 2015 @ 08:51 AM

Unfinished business for UNC's Paige

North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige said the Tar Heels could be really good next season if they work on the little things.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 01:05 AM

Heels' upset bid falls short

Behind Dekker's 23 points, top-seeded Wisconsin ends UNC's season

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 07:31 PM

UNC, South Carolina meet again in NCAAs

Gamecocks seek revenge after Tar Heels knocked them out of last year's NCAA Tournament

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:26 PM

Posthumous assist from Dean Smith: Dinner's on me

Before Dean Smith died February 7, he requested in his will that his trust distribute a $200 check on his behalf to each varsity letterman he had coached encouraging the players to have “a dinner out compliments of Coach Dean Smith.”

Mar. 25, 2015 @ 10:06 PM


Hits and misses from the Sweet 16 in Los Angeles — UNC style

Mar. 25, 2015 @ 10:09 PM

Meeks, UNC bracing for Wisconsin

Kennedy Meeks' sprained knee complicates the Tar Heels' plans for guarding Wisconsin big man Frank Kaminsky in Thursday night's West Regional semifinal. 

Mar. 25, 2015 @ 01:25 PM

UNC's Meeks iffy for Sweet 16

Kennedy Meeks was limited in UNC's practice.

Mar. 24, 2015 @ 07:54 PM

UNC’s Scott, Otis perform well for pro scouts

Every team in the National Football League had a scout on hand Tuesday morning as North Carolina hosted its annual Pro Timing Day at Navy Field.

Mar. 23, 2015 @ 10:01 PM

Cherry on top

Freshman's clutch shot lifts UNC past Ohio State and back to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16

Mar. 23, 2015 @ 09:40 PM

Big Badger Kaminsky to test mettle of UNC's Williams

North Carolina is in the Sweet 16 against Wisconsin. Badgers big man Frank Kaminsky is expected to be a load for a UNC team that may not have forward Kennedy Meeks.

Mar. 23, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Miller reaching finish line at UNC

Beth Miller, a pillar for women's athletics at North Carolina, is retiring.