UNC’s running back depth could be key to repeating ACC success
Elijah Hood enters the season as UNC's unquestioned starting tailback. That's the reward when one begins to reach the heights of Carolina legends Don McCauley...Wednesday August 10, 2016Khris Francis: Down but not out
Khris Francis knew something was wrong when he planted his foot to make a cut. The then sophomore running back for the UNC football team...Friday September 18, 2015Ty'Son Williams cracks UNC football running back rotation
Before the season began, most expected running backs Elijah Hood and T.J. Logan to carry the North Carolina rushing attack, with perhaps some Romar Morris...Wednesday September 16, 2015Ten most important players for 2015 - No. 9
In year three, T.J. Logan looks to make noise. Behind a more experience line and a bevy of offensive weapons, the 5-foot-10, 190-pound back could...Tuesday August 18, 2015Six storylines: UNC vs. Duke
UNC will get an extra boost with the return of running back Romar Morris after serving a one-game suspension last week, but it will also...Wednesday November 19, 2014Does the Dissipating Depth at Running Back Matter?
With the news on Monday that Khris Francis is out for the rest of the season and Elijah Hood sidelined with an undisclosed injury, UNC's...Tuesday November 18, 2014UNC relying on backfield depth
Depth at running back was supposed to be a strength for UNC this season, and it certainly has been put to the test. The Tar...Monday November 17, 2014Khris Francis Out for Season
An MRI has confirmed that North Carolina sophomore tailback Khris Francis tore the ACL, MCL and meniscus in his right knee in the Tar Heels’...Monday November 17, 2014Video: Tuesday Football Post-Practice Interviews
Marquise Williams and Khris Francis discuss the bye week, preparing for Pittsburgh and changes in the running game after practice on November 11, 2014...Tuesday November 11, 2014UNC football practice notes Nov. 4
After a tough 47-20 loss to Miami last weekend, North Carolina doesn’t play again until Nov. 15 against Pittsburgh. With the bye week, UNC has...Tuesday November 4, 2014Turner's Take: Grounded Game
T.J. Logan was a Parade All-America. Elijah Hood was an U.S. Army High School All-America. Khris Francis and Romar Morris were considered among the nation’s...Saturday October 4, 2014UNC Running Backs: Divide and conquer?
After Saturday’s win against the Flames, head coach Larry Fedora told reporters that he was simply waiting on one of his four main running backs...Wednesday September 3, 2014UNC can learn a lot from mistake-filled win
There are four talented backs -- Romar Morris, starter T.J. Logan, Khris Francis and freshmen Elijah Hood -- but not a lot of extra carries...Sunday August 31, 2014UNC Running Backs: The Dawg Pound
The barking from The Dawg Pound of Carolina's August football camp has been constant—nowhere on this team is there a unit as talented, as deep,...Wednesday August 27, 2014Excitement in UNC backfield
The first depth chart of the season points to either sophomore T.J. Logan or redshirt junior Romar Morris getting the start at tailback when UNC...Wednesday August 27, 2014Larry Fedora Press Conference Notes and This Week's Depth Chart
There is a lot of "OR" on UNC's depth chart. The focal point will be on the lack of decision at quarterback which shouldn't shock...Monday August 25, 2014UNC Running Backs: "The Tightest Group"
They compete for snaps, jockeying for position every day in practice in search of the glory inherit with their trade. In many circles, "every man...Tuesday August 19, 20142014 Season Preview: Running Backs
While no one player is likely going to match Giovani Bernard's 2012 production, as a group of players, T.J. Logan, Khris Francis, Romar Morris and...Thursday August 14, 2014UNC running backs shouldering load
UNC running backs haven't been stepping out much this preseason. Running out of bounds has been prohibited by running backs coach Larry Porter, so sophomore...Monday August 11, 2014Why North Carolina will win the Coastal
The running game: In UNC’s first seven games, it averaged 102 yards on the ground, 2.8 yards per carry and scored six rushing touchdowns. In...Monday July 28, 2014