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Recruiting: Team Effort
UNC welcomed arguably its most talented group of midterm enrollees on campus last week. The decision to expedite their enrollment will only enhance and accelerate...

Video: Allen Artis is Ready to Play
An ACC legacy from Georgia, freshman safety Allen Artis enrolled in January for the chance to compete for early playing time...

ACC All-BCS-Era Football Team
OL: Jonathan Cooper, UNC: He was a consensus All-American as a senior in 2012 and a finalist for the Outland Trophy. During his senior season,...

Video: Bentley Spain Ahead of the Curve
Widely considered one of the top offensive tackles in the country, Bentley Spain decided to enroll early at North Carolina over dozens of other scholarship...

NFL Prospect Focus: Eric Ebron
Overall, Ebron has the traits clubs are looking for a “tight end” in today’s NFL. He is best suited to play as a flexed out...

Winston-Salem State's Kienus Boulware has great memories of Mack Brown and North Carolina
Kienus “Perez” Boulware said that when he played at North Carolina in the mid-1990s, one trait of Coach Mack Brown’s always stood out. “The man...

Former UNC player Kienus Boulware to be named football coach at Winston-Salem State
Kienus Boulware, the defensive coordinator at Winston-Salem State University the past four seasons, will be named the school’s next head football coach Tuesday...

NCAA responds to literacy findings
Joining many top-tier UNC administrators, the NCAA has also called into question the statistics presented in a CNN report last week about the literacy levels...

Jabari Price selected to NFLPA all-star game
North Carolina cornerback Jabari Price, N.C. State tight end Asa Watson and East Carolina offensive tackle Will Simmons are among the senior players selected to...

Brandon Ellerbe, Terrence Knox No Longer Enrolled At UNC
Junior ram Brandon Ellerbe and red-shirt freshman tight end Terrence Knox are not enrolled for the spring semester, a UNC spokesperson confirmed on Friday night...

The History of the UNC-Virginia football rivalry
It is called the “South’s Oldest Rivalry” and it began with two games in 1892—the first played in Charlottesville on October 22, that Virginia won...

Offseason? What offseason?
It looks like a break in the schedule for the UNC football team, but that ‘break’ only lasts a couple of months until spring ball...

Agent search begins before season for UNC football players
Tre Boston stood just outside of the North Carolina locker room — the last collegiate football he’d ever intercept still in his hands. Barely an...

Video: Elijah Hood wants to contribute early
One of the most highly decorated recruits ever at UNC, running back Elijah Hood wants to make an early contribution to the team after recently...

Death threats and denial for woman who showed college athletes struggle to read
The death threats, Mary Willingham expected. More shocking is that UNC is now disavowing her research as a whistleblower -- research that showed between 8%...

Academic performance of athletes lags in state's university system
As scrutiny mounts about college sports enterprises, UNC system campuses show a mixed bag of success and embarrassment in the academic performance of athletes, according...

ACC all-bowl team
UNC OL James Hurst: Cincinnati entered the Belk Bowl second in the AAC in sacks, but the Bearcats couldn't get to QB Marquise Williams. LB...

North Carolina responds to CNN report
"A Jan. 7 CNN story quoted a source who claimed that a former UNC basketball player was unable to read or write. We do not...

An educator's response to the CNN student-athlete literacy report
As an educator and UNC alumnus, I am trying to digest this blizzard of information as objectively as possible. A few red flags, some in...

UNC Football Building a Foundation Up Front
Junior center Russell Bodine’s decision to forgo his final season of eligibility and enter the NFL Draft dealt a blow to the Tar Heel offensive...

Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 39
Cincinnati: 17
Sat, Dec 28 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Liberty
Sat, Aug 30 TBD Tickets

UNC vs. San Diego State
Sat, Sep 6 TBD Tickets

UNC @ East Carolina
Sat, Sep 20 TBD Tickets

Full UNC Football Schedule

Radio/TV Affiliates (pdf file)

Tar Heels in the NFL
PlayerTeam
Brandon TateCincinnati Bengals
Brennan WilliamsHouston Texans
Bruce CarterDallas Cowboys
Cam ThomasPittsburgh Steelers
Connor BarthTampa Bay Buccaneers
Da'Norris SearcyBuffalo Bills
Dwight JonesNew York Jets
Giovani BernardCincinnati Bengals
Greg LittleCleveland Browns
Greg WarrenPittsburgh Steelers
Hakeem NicksIndianapolis Colts
Jonathan CooperArizona Cardinals
Julius PeppersGreen Bay Packers
Kevin ReddickNew Orleans Saints
Quinton CoplesNew York Jets
Robert QuinnSt. Louis Rams
Ryan TaylorGreen Bay Packers
Sylvester WilliamsDenver Broncos
T.J. YatesHouston Texans
Travis BondCarolina Panthers
Zach BrownTennessee Titans

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