Sports: UNC

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

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

Seven more Duke, UNC players drafted

Seven players from Duke and North Carolina were selected over the final 30 rounds of the MLB First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday.

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 07:12 AM

Shorter shot clock shouldn't bother UNC

Tar Heels already push the ball up court in Roy Williams' coaching style

Jun. 09, 2015 @ 07:33 PM

Texas Rangers draft Duke's Matuella

UNC sees four players, two recruits taken in first 10 rounds

Jun. 08, 2015 @ 05:03 PM

Injury prevents Irving, Barnes clash

Former Duke, UNC stars are friends and share same agent. But they won't face off anymore in this year's NBA Finals

Jun. 07, 2015 @ 09:49 PM

UNC wary of losing signees to MLB draft

Before last year’s Major League Baseball draft, North Carolina coach Mike Fox had one of the best recruiting classes in the nation. 

But the draft plundered Fox’s jewels, robbing him of six highly rated recruits in the first two rounds.

Jun. 04, 2015 @ 09:34 PM

UNC releases NCAA charges: Lack of institutional control, impermissible benefits cited

The NCAA has charged the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with five violations connected to the school’s long-running academics fraud scandal, including a lack of institutional control for poor oversight of an academic department popular with athletes. The school released a notice of allegations received from the NCAA, which uses the document to specify violations uncovered during an investigation.