Sports: UNC

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 05:39 PM

UNC kicks off 2015 season with South Carolina

North Carolina has seven games at Kenan Stadium in 2015.

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 07:43 AM

McCants, Ramsay make first public statement since filing lawsuit

Former UNC women's basketball player Rashanda McCants and football player Devon Ramsay made their first public statement since filing a lawsuit against UNC last week. 

Jan. 26, 2015 @ 11:57 PM

Tar Heels win 6th straight with 93-83 victory over Syracuse

No. 13 North Carolina worked hard down low to beat Syracuse.

Jan. 26, 2015 @ 08:12 PM

Duke wants to follow UNC, Wake Forest on football games

North Carolina and Wake Forest took the plunge on Monday, announcing they will play two football games against each other that will be considered non-conference games.

Jan. 25, 2015 @ 10:15 PM

Duke, Williams’ 33, too much for UNC

Strong post play keyed Duke’s comeback during regulation against North Carolina on Sunday. The Blue Devils stayed with that in overtime, outscoring UNC 12-5 during the extended session, and slid out of Carmichael Arena with a 74-67 win.

Jan. 25, 2015 @ 09:50 PM

Williams’ career night propels Duke to win

Before No. 12 North Carolina tipped off against No. 15 Duke Sunday afternoon, UNC coach Sylvia Hatchell had a question for Duke senior Elizabeth Williams.

Jan. 25, 2015 @ 09:46 PM

Injuries test UNC’s growing toughness

One thing UNC coach Roy Williams couldn’t have coached so far this season is the toughening of his North Carolina squad — not the way that armor has materialized for the Tar Heels.

Jan. 24, 2015 @ 09:19 PM

FIGHTING SPIRIT: Hobbled Tar Heels hold off Seminoles

Florida State kept hanging around looking to steal one in the Dean E. Smith Center, but No. 15 North Carolina got enough buckets down the stretch to hold off the Seminoles 78-74 Saturday.

Jan. 24, 2015 @ 09:48 AM

Pinson latest casualty in UNC's house of pain

It's like a MASH unit in the Dean Dome. Injuries are mounting for North Carolina coach Roy Williams.

Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:19 PM

UNC's Pinson out with broken foot

Freshman is averaging 3.3 points and 3.7 rebounds per game

Jan. 23, 2015 @ 02:41 PM

Williams wants better rebounding when UNC faces FSU

Tar Heels could use better effort on the boards, Williams said

Jan. 23, 2015 @ 09:45 AM

No. 12 UNC rallies past N.C. State

Tar Heels erase double-digit deficits in first and second halves to top rivals

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 10:21 AM

Lawsuit expands class action against UNC to NCAA

Attorney Robert Orr, a former N.C. Supreme Court justice, is part of a legal team that filed a class-action lawsuit at the Durham County Courthouse Thursday on behalf of former UNC athletes Rashanda McCants and Devon Ramsay. The suit is the second of its type. This suit expands the class action to include the NCAA, the governing body for major college sports, in addition to UNC

Jan. 22, 2015 @ 11:43 AM

UNC pounds Deacons with inside play

North Carolina coach Roy Williams hasn't backed away from what he said at the beginning of the season about needing more from his big men.

Jan. 21, 2015 @ 08:21 PM

UNC, Wolfpack women set for 100th meeting

The most prolific rivalry in ACC women’s basketball history will take place for the 100th time tonight when No. 12 North Carolina visits N.C. State.