State bragging rights will be on the line this Saturday afternoon at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium when the ACC ’s North Carolina Tar Heels tangle with the AAC ’s East Carolina Pirates. Game time is set for 3:30 p.m. (EDT), and the contest will...Show More Summary
UNC basketball has a Final Four trip on its mind for 2014-15, and the road to Indianapolis starts with the regular season. The Tar Heels will have to prove themselves against a daunting schedule if they want to be in position for a shot...Show More Summary
The Big Ten does not have a monopoly on poor Saturday performances by ranked teams. No. 21 North Carolina hosted San Diego State and came all too close to dropping the game. Trailing 27-21 in the fourth, the Tar Heels took the lead on...Show More Summary
North Carolina is getting ready for what could be another special college basketball season. Head coach Roy Williams has as much talent and depth as just about any program in the country. And yet there is room for improvement from the...Show More Summary
After Marcus Paige’s tremendous sophomore season, there’s not much question that he’s the best player on the UNC basketball roster. In spite of being backed up by two of the Tar Heels’ most promising young prospects, he’s also the one...Show More Summary
Don't tell anyone, but the North Carolina Tar Heels have been a pretty good bet at home recently, covering the spread in 13 of their last 18 games in Chapel Hill. The Heels will try to extend that run Saturday afternoon when they welcome...Show More Summary
A year or so ago I came across the website Tar Heel Reader. It was created by the Center for Literacy and Disability Studies and the Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.The purpose of the website...Show More Summary
This is a good thing: Tar Heels in search of the easy A, beware. Starting this fall, UNC-Chapel Hill transcripts will provide a little truth in grading. From now on, transcripts for university graduates will contain a healthy dose of context. Next to a student’s grade, the record will include...
Most of the opponents were already known, and a handful of dates and locations were penciled in. But now that North Carolina has formally released its 2014-15 basketball schedule, we can really start looking ahead to what the Tar Heels...Show More Summary
Marquise Williams accounted for four touchdowns while Jeff Schoettmer returned an interception for a score during North Carolina's game-turning flurry, helping the No. 23 Tar Heels beat Liberty 56-29 on Saturday night.
North Carolina running back Elijah Hood wasn't going to let a defensive back stop him in the open field. During the first half, Hood used the truck stick to blow through Liberty cornerback Justin Guillory. The Tar Heels held a 21-15 lead at halftime. [Vine] Read more College Football news on BleacherReport.com
CAMPAIGN 2014 For Tar Heel time, set your clock back 100 years (Raleigh News & Observer column) -- For many years, North Carolina was known as the Rip Van Winkle state because it was so backward. Stingy public officials and business tycoons wanted low wages and low taxes so there was little investment in civic needs. Show More Summary
UNC basketball got all the competition it wanted—and then some—during its August exhibition trip to the Bahamas. The Tar Heels split a pair of games at the Summer of Thunder tournament, falling to the Providence (Bahamas) Storm on aShow More Summary
The incident allegedly gave a freshman walk-on a concussion. Four North Carolina football players were suspended for the Tar Heels' first game against Liberty for their involvement in a hazing incident that gave a redshirt freshman walk-on...Show More Summary
The North Carolina Tar Heels football program is under internal investigation for a reported hazing occurrence, which then culminated in a physical confrontation. Eric Adelson and Pat Forde of Yahoo Sports reported news of the alleged fall training camp event on Tuesday. Show More Summary
The hazing reportedly gave a freshman a concussion. North Carolina's football team was involved in a hazing incident that resulted in a freshman suffering a concussion, according to Yahoo Sports. The Tar Heels are reportedly aware of...Show More Summary
Larry Fedora is 15-10 after two seasons at North Carolina. One gets the feeling that 2014 is going to be critical for Fedora. Can his Tar Heels break through, score a big upset or two and prove they can play...
UNC basketball has enough to worry about if it focuses only on the top of the ACC, where the likes of Duke, Virginia and newly arrived Louisville will all be battling the Tar Heels for supremacy. However, if Roy Williams’ troops getShow More Summary
As California moves closer to quadrupling tax incentives for film production, North Carolina is moving in the opposite direction, cutting its program this week by two-thirds. The Tar Heel state joins a growing list of those that have...Show More Summary
North Carolina's weekend trip to the Bahamas featured sightseeing, ice bucket challenges and water slides. Oh, and a pair of basketball games, which provided two very different results. The Tar Heels split their two exhibition games,...Show More Summary