Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Close play costs Duke a possible win


Before the chain gang hustled on to the field to decide Duke's fate, the Blue Devils were convinced they had landed a knockout blow against North Carolina. With a little more than three minutes remaining and the Devils up four, the Tar Heels went for it on fourth-and-1 from the Duke 31-yard line. Unfortunately for the Devils, the chains were unkind; McGill had churned forward for just enough ground and the first down. Five plays later, he scored the game-winning touchdown from 3-yards out and UNC beat Duke 24-21. (Durham Herald-Sun)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related:

Recent Football News:

Chizik returns to coaching to fix Tar Heels' woeful defense

Q&A with Larry Fedora, Part V

Inside The Locker Room: Switzer's Steadfastness

Chansky’s Notebook: Chizik’s Challenge

ACC teams set to begin fall practice


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.