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UNC 'yard sale,' reminder of NCAA 'amateurism' double standard

On the day of the Tar Heels' "Yard Sale", many former players took to Twitter and voiced their frustration with the sale of jerseys they'd asked the school for, but been refused of. To be clear, most of the Pro Heels (or former Heels) had issue with the fact that much of the sold merchandise ended up on Ebay shortly after (or during) the sale. (WRAL Sports Fan)

UNC's Surplus Equipment Yard Sale Brings Mixed Reactions

UNC held a sale of surplus equipment on Saturday which included 12,000 items. Most noteworthy were jerseys from the football and basketball teams as well as highly-coveted Air Jordan footwear. The reactions regarding the sale have ranged from mixed to negative. Some people turned their purchases around in lightning fashion to sell them online at higher prices. (Tar Heel Blog)

Reactions to the Tar Heel Yard Sale

On May 14, UNC Athletics hosted their first-ever yard sale — selling over 12,000 items — at Eddie Smith Field House. While I have never been Black Friday shopping, after today I feel like I have. (Daily Tar Heel)

UNC cleaning out closets with sale of athletics equipment

Shoppers began lining up at 4 a.m. Saturday to purchase a piece of Tar Heel history. The athletics department yard sale at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill gives fans and collectors a chance to cash in. (WRAL.com)

UNC Football to host Notre Dame in 2017

According to a Notre Dame press release, North Carolina football will host Notre Dame on October 7th, 2017 in Chapel Hill. UNC is 2-17 all time against Notre Dame. The last matchup came in 2014, when the Irish squeaked out a 50-43 win in South Bend. The two teams have played three times in the last 10 years. Before that the last meeting came in 1975. (Carolina Blue)

UNC Student-Athletes Become Pen Pals With Local Elementary Students

It started small, with UNC student-athletes writing to a single class of fifth-graders in the fall of 2013. This year, more than 350 Carolina student-athletes exchanged letters every few weeks with students in the second through fifth grades at New Hope. Today, Tar Heel kicker Nick Weiler helps coordinate the program on the student-athlete side. (GoHeels.com)

ACC should have no trouble producing a playoff team in 2016

After winning 11 games last fall, North Carolina won’t be sneaking up on anyone this season. The Tar Heels will be looking to build off last year’s success and take another step forward by winning the ACC and competing for a spot in the nation’s Top Four. (Today's U)

ACC meetings: UNC allegations, football replay and more

On Wednesday at the ACC Spring Meetings in Amelia Island, coaches, athletic directors and officials discussed a number of topics, including replay in football, transfers in basketball, and the ongoing investigation at UNC. UNC athletic director Bubba Cunningham discusses what concerns him most about the ongoing NCAA investigation. (ABC 11)

UNC Football: Illinois to host UNC in primetime

UNC will have at least two primetime games this football season. They will play Duke on Nov. 10 in Durham, and now will play Illinois under the lights as well. The Tar Heels and Illini are set for a 7:30 p.m. ET start in Champaign according to the University. The game will be broadcast on the Big Ten Network, as well as local channels in the North Carolina area. (Keeping It Heel)

Video: 2015 UNC Wide Receiver Highlights

The Tar Heels return a wealth of both talent and experience in the 2016 wide receiver corps. Here are some of their highlights from North Carolina's 2015 football season. View Video...

Video: UNC Athletics Tar Heel Yard Sale Preview

The University of North Carolina Athletic Department will hold a surplus equipment Yard Sale on Saturday, May 14, from 7 a.m.-noon at the Eddie Smith Field House. View Video...

ESPN Post-Spring Football Way-Too-Early Top 25

19. North Carolina Tar Heels: To almost no one's surprise, rising junior Mitch Trubisky was named UNC's starting quarterback at the conclusion of spring practices. He's surrounded by plenty of playmakers, such as running back Elijah Hood and receivers Ryan Switzer and Mack Hollins. The Tar Heels have to continue to improve on defense, though. (ESPN.com)

Robert Quinn, LA Rams to the rescue for local high school football team

Robert Quinn and the LA Rams made a surprise visit to Cleveland High School in Reseda, California on Tuesday with clothing, gloves, cleats and helmets in tote. The donation was to help the school's football team after over $7,000 in donated funds reserved for new equipment was stolen in March. (FOX Sports)

ACC meetings: Could league expand conference basketball schedule?

This is our first time covering the ACC Spring Meetings in Amelia Island. In just the space of an hour or so, we chatted with Roy Williams, Mark Gottfried, Sylvia Hatchell, Larry Fedora and Dave Doeren. David Cutcliffe and the athletic directors will follow Wednesday. (Mike Krzyzewski and Debbie Yow are not in attendance). Some notes on each discussion: (ABC 11)

UNC Athletics Tar Heel Yard Sale

The UNC Athletic Department will hold a Yard Sale on Saturday, May 14, from 7 a.m. to noon at the Eddie Smith Field House. Merchandise bags will be provided to customers as they enter the building. Only small purses will be permitted inside the facility. Visit GoHeels.com for more details. Please see our map for recommended parking to this event. (UNC.edu)

Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 38
Baylor: 49
Tue, Dec 29 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Georgia
Sat, Sep 3, 5:30 ET ESPN

UNC @ Illinois
Sat, Sep 10, 7:30 ET BTN

UNC vs. James Madison
Sat, Sep 17, 3:30 ET RSN

Full UNC Football Schedule

Radio Affiliates

ACC Football Standings
Coastal DivisionACCOverall
(15) North Carolina8-111-3
Pittsburgh6-28-4
Miami5-38-5
Duke4-48-5
Virginia Tech4-47-6
Virginia3-54-8
Georgia Tech1-73-9

Atlantic DivisionACCOverall
(2) Clemson9-014-1
(14) Florida State6-210-3
Louisville5-38-5
NC State3-57-6
Syracuse2-64-8
Wake Forest1-73-9
Boston College0-83-9

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