Sports: UNC

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 01:34 AM

UNC douses Flames, 56-29

Four Tar Heel touchdowns in 3:49 of game time turned a one-point deficit into a blowout.


Aug. 30, 2014 @ 11:21 AM

UNC preseason outlook

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 03:36 PM

No. 23 Tar Heels hope to torch Flames in 2014 opener

After an eventful week, the 23rd-ranked Tar Heels hope to continue that trend in their season opener against Liberty today at Kenan Stadium (6 p.m.,

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 07:08 PM

Injured UNC walk-on's brother points finger at Tar Heels

The brother of a North Carolina player who was reportedly the victim of a training-camp altercation has accused the program of downplaying the incident.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 03:52 PM

Tar Heels get some good news: DT Farmer cleared to play

Hours after he suspended four players for Saturday’s season opener against Liberty, North Carolina coach Larry Fedora learned that one important piece will return in time to face the Flames.

Aug. 27, 2014 @ 07:41 PM

Duke, UNC save their games for season's end

Rivals don't play until Feb. 18 this season

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 10:54 PM

UNC addresses alleged hazing incident

A spokesman for the football team said that the school is investigating what Yahoo Sports called a “training camp hazing incident” that escalated into a “group assault” on walk-on wide receiver Jackson Boyer, a redshirt freshman from Chapel Hill.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

Former ECH kicker Moore wins camp battle at UNC

While starting QB not yet announced, other position battles have been decided

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

Fedora still mum about UNC’s starting QB

North Carolina linebacker Jeff Schoettmer said the Tar Heels would be in good hands with either Marquise Williams or Mitch Trubisky at quarterback.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

Duke, UNC prep for season with friendly exhibition

Field hockey final four teams a year ago, rivals help each other ahead of season openers

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 02:41 PM

Tar Heel safety Green has come a long way in a year

Sophomore safety Dom Green was easy to spot at North Carolina practices this summer. He was the one dancing on the sidelines between drills, joking with teammates, and otherwise doing what he can to keep spirits up during the grind of training camp.

Aug. 21, 2014 @ 05:14 PM

UNC, Duke among nation's elite in women's soccer poll

The Atlantic Coast Conference leads all leagues with eight women’s soccer teams among the Soccer America Preseason Top 25 — including four teams ranked among the top five and all eight among the Top 15.

Aug. 18, 2014 @ 06:38 PM

Davis ready to star at UNC

The role North Carolina wide receiver Quinshad Davis is growing into fits him just fine and he likes it, too.

The junior from Gaffney, South Carolina, has emerged as the Tar Heels’ top receiver and his ready to lead the receiving corps no matter who is throwing the ball in their direction. He said is ready to catch passes thrown by either Marquise Williams or Mitch Trubisky.

Aug. 17, 2014 @ 05:44 PM

UNC ranked No. 23 in AP poll

Tar Heels in preseason top 25 for first time since 2010; Blue Devils fall just short of first preseason ranking in 52 years.