Sports: UNC

Jul. 03, 2015 @ 05:06 PM

Turner takes leading role on UNC's veteran offensive line

North Carolina fifth-year senior Landon Turner is wrapping up a tumultuous career marked by NCAA investigations, two coaching changes, an overhaul to a no-huddle offense, even a postseason ban that kept the Tar Heels out of the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game in 2012.

Jul. 02, 2015 @ 04:36 PM

Lack of new deal for UNC's Hatchell angers supporters

While three other UNC coaches, including Roy Williams, received contract extensions, Hatchell hasn't as her program is part of NCAA scandal

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 07:03 PM

Gamble paying off for Tokoto

J.P. Tokoto chose not to return for his senior season at UNC. The Philadelphia 76ers have rolled the dice on him.

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 07:21 PM

QB prospect says he’ll go to UNC, not Duke

East Lincoln quarterback Chazz Surratt committed to play football at Duke. Now he plans to play both football and basketball at UNC.

Jun. 24, 2015 @ 10:42 PM

USBWA creates award fit for a Dean

The Dean Smith Award will honor individuals who make a difference through basketball.

Jun. 19, 2015 @ 09:17 PM

UNC women's basketball may lose entire 2013 class

The four players who came together and gave North Carolina coach Sylvia Hatchell the No. 1 recruiting class in 2013 have fallen apart. Three of them sure enough are gone from UNC, and it looks like Stephanie Mavunga is next.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 07:37 PM

Roy Williams awarded contract extension through 2020

The contract extension the University of North Carolina gave Roy Williams is a vote of confidence for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame coach during a turbulent time at the state's flagship university.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 01:44 PM

UNC and Roy Williams agree in principle on contract extension

Both the women's tennis coach and women's lacrosse coach at UNC got new deals, too. 

Jun. 19, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

RELEASE: UNC extends Roy Williams' contract through 2020

The University of North Carolina and head men’s basketball coach Roy Williams have agreed in principle to extend his contract through the 2019-20 season and increase the compensation package for the Hall of Famer and two-time national championship-winning coach.

Jun. 18, 2015 @ 07:09 PM

Former UNC star Sampson absolves Hatchell in paper scheme

Part of 1994 NCAA championship team, Sampson said Hatchell wasn't invovled in academic fraud that has UNC charged with lack of institutional control

Jun. 18, 2015 @ 01:31 PM

Great Scotts! What courage they have


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 10:56 PM

Former UNC wrestling coach "blown away" by his firing

C.D. Mock is trying to make sense of getting fired as UNC's wrestling coach when the team was improving under his leadership.

Jun. 16, 2015 @ 09:15 PM

UNC women's basketball may lose Gray

UNC coach Sylvia Hatchell could lose the third player from the No. 1 recruiting class in 2013.

Jun. 14, 2015 @ 10:07 PM

Tar Heels dominate field hockey selections

UNC had nine players selected for the U.S. women’s national lacrosse team and Duke had two picked for the 36-player roster that was released on Sunday.

Jun. 12, 2015 @ 08:09 PM

UNC parts ways with wrestling coach

Before C.D. Mock was let go as North Carolina's wrestling coach, he gained attention for vocally defending his son after he was accused of rape at Tennessee-Chattanooga