The Tar Heels built a big lead over William & Mary but slowed down before Coach Roy Willliams' technical foul awakened them in a 22-point win.
With McDaniel facing surgery and Coleman slowed by a nagging foot injury, Tar Heels reshuffle lineup and get win
North Carolina had the game wrapped up when reserve forward Sasha Seymore checked in against Alabama-Birmingham in the Dean E. Smith Center on Saturday.
North Carolina puts a bow on its nonconference schedule today (7 p.m., FOX Sports Carolinas) when William & Mary drops by the Dean E. Smith Center.
North Carolina is tuning up for the ACC schedule.
“We’ve got a bad taste in our mouths,” UNC coach Larry Fedora said after Rutgers beat the Heels 40-21 in the inaugural Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field on Friday.
UNC will play first home game since Dec. 7 today
Rutgers beat North Carolina 40-21 during the inaugural Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field in Detroit on Friday.
Tar Heels have been at their best this season when they score first, score early and keep piling on
Football obviously isn’t anything close to an individual game, but the defensive game plans for both Rutgers and North Carolina will center around one opposing player for Friday’s Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field.
It’s Christmastime, final exams at UNC Chapel Hill are in the grade books. The only thing North Carolina’s football players have to worry about is securing a winning season by beating Rutgers during the Quick Lane Bowl (4:30 p.m., ESPN) at Ford Field in Detroit on Friday, UNC safety Tim Scott said.
New Bern High School's Mike Hughes is the real deal, according to Hillside High School coach Antonio King.
UNC's Landon Turner says there's a balance to strike with bowl games.
Changes aimed at improving defense will be on display at Quick Lane Bowl
The Tar Heels are headed to Detroit for the Quick Lane Bowl. Former UNC tight end Eric Ebron plays for the Detroit Lions.