By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam The reigning Alabama high school champion in the 100 back, James Courtney, has verbally committed to the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill for 2017-18. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Alabama 100 Back Champ James Courtney Opts to Swim for Tar Heels
Damage to Tar Heel state from Hurricane Matthew tops $1B; rising energy costs boosts inflation; and computer science ranked as highest-paying college major. These headlines and more from CBS MoneyWatch.
North Carolina on Friday night held its annual ‘Late Night With Roy’ event to tip off the new season. After the usual light-hearted fare featuring various dance, skits and skills contests, the Tar Heels conducted a scrimmage that needed overtime to settle the outcome. Show More Summary
If you care about the freedom-to-disagree in America, keep your eyes on the gubernatorial election in the Tar Heel state. In "North Carolina Governor could lose election over bathroom bill" (adn.com, 10/9/16), Dana Millbank writes, "North Carolina's Republican governor, Pat McCrory, was a good bet for reelection earlier this year …. Show More Summary
A year ago, North Carolina came within three points of winning a national championship. If there are any hangover effects, they weren't on display Friday night. The Tar Heels hosted their annual Late Night With Roy event, which gaveShow More Summary
The state motto of North Carolina is “Esse Quam Videri” or “to be rather than to seem.” This is an appropriate phrase concerning the current race between Senator Richard Burr and challenger Deborah Ross. Though one outcome may seem likely,...Show More Summary
Joel Berry II knows what awaits him this year at North Carolina.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) Joel Berry II knows what awaits him this year at North Carolina. He's coming off a big year in which his offensive output and floor game blossomed for a team that won the Atlantic Coast Conference championship and played for the NCAA title. Show More Summary
UNC Basketball is getting a new look with the jerseys they will wear this upcoming season When the North Carolina Tar Heels take the court for the first time in the 2016-17 season, they will have a new look. Well, sort of. With familiar...Show More Summary
The North Carolina Tar Heels will be trying to stay undefeated on the road this season when they travel to Miami on Saturday afternoon to battle the Hurricanes. The Tar Heels were held to single digits for the first time in two years in last week's 34-3 loss to Virginia Tech as three-point home underdogs. Show More Summary
North Carolina is pretty close to a must win state for Trump. Romney won the state in 2012, despite losing the election by 4%. It has 15 electoral votes, and Clinton could win even without North Carolina, if she holds New Hampshire, Virginia, Colorado, Pennsylvania, and the upper Great Lakes—all areas where she is well […]
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Tyler Hill of Horace Greeley High School and BGC-N. Westchester Marlins just outside of New York City, has given his verbal commitment to the University of North Carolina. Read the full story on SwimSwam: NCSA Runner-Up Tyler Hill Verbally Commits to Tar Heels
North Carolina Tar Heels kicker Nick Weiler had never attempted a field goal over 50 yards entering Saturday. But as time expired against the No. 12-ranked Florida State Seminoles at Doak Campbell Stadium, Weiler's 54-yard field-goal...Show More Summary
Through three quarters, North Carolina managed to contain Dalvin Cook and the Florida State offense while still being explosive on offense, per usual. This allowed the Tar Heels to head into the final period up 28-14 on the No. 12 Seminoles. Show More Summary
Florida State just took a gut punch from the Tar Heels. This is a chronology. 1. Florida State's ACC and Playoff hopes were hanging by a thread. North Carolina was beating the Seminoles 34-28 in the final minute on Saturday at Doak Campbell...Show More Summary
It's yet another blow to the Tar Heel State.
Florida State owns a 22-game winning streak at Doak Campbell Stadium, going 12-8-1 against the spread in the process. The Seminoles shoot to extend that streak to 23—and stay alive in the ACC race—when they host the North Carolina Tar...Show More Summary
North Carolina Tar Heels junior linebacker Allen Artis proclaimed his innocence Tuesday of sexual assault allegations made against him, per Jane Stancill of the News & Observer. “Everything was completely consensual, what happened that night,” he said. Show More Summary
Since the recent reformation of the ACC, the Pitt Panthers vs North Carolina Tar Heels game has quietly bloomed into a small rivalry. This season is Pitt’s fourth in the ACC, and they’ve finished directly behind the Tar Heels in each...Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Asheville Swim Club's Mary-O Soule has given a verbal commitment to the University of North Carolina for the 2017-18 season. Read the full story on SwimSwam: NC High School Champ Mary-O Soule Makes Verbal Pledge to the Tar Heels