Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

A big mistake in 1971

There are two popular theories for why charter member South Carolina left the ACC after the 1970-71 school year. One is that then-Gamecocks athletic director and football coach Paul Dietzel believed the conference's difficult academic entrance requirements negated any chance for his program to achieve success on a national level. (Raleigh News & Observer)


Recent Basketball Articles:

Lucas: Joel James Seeing Progress

Will Graves signs with team in Israel

Video: Danny Green 25 Points, 7 Threes, 5 Blocks Full Highlights

Paige confident his shooting woes will soon end

Viewer's Guide: CBS Sports Classic


© 2005-2014 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.