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Video: UNC Football Press Conference Recap - NC State

North Carolina's Larry Fedora, Marquise Williams, Shakeel Rashad, and Jeff Schoettmer talk about the upcoming rivalry game against NC State in Raleigh. View Video...

Five With Fedora – Part 10

Your team has made it look easy in winning big over the last few weeks. What does it say about this team to be able to go into the atmosphere of Coach Frank Beamer’s last home game, and find a way to scrap out a win? – “I just think this team has a lot of grit and yesterday’s game emphasized that all day long. There was never a situation where I saw our guys panic. They kept backing each other up and had each other’s back." (Sports-Glutton.com)

UNC’s ACC Championship Game Ticket Allotment Sold Out

UNC’s ticket allotment for the 2015 ACC Championship Football Game is sold out. Rams Club donors and current season ticket holders have until 5 p.m. Tuesday to request tickets. Qualifying members will be notified Wednesday evening. UNC received 5,500 tickets as a participant in the championship game. UNC requested additional tickets from the ACC and were given an additional 2,500. (GoHeels.com)

UNC's defense no worse for the wear

This time last football season, N.C. State was extolling the virtues of its blue-collar team after a blue-collar 35-7 shellacking of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. When asked on Monday whether those comments rankled him, head coach Larry Fedora of No. 11 UNC responded with five seconds of silence. “I don’t know how to answer that,” Fedora said after the pause. (Greensboro News & Record)

CBS Sports College Football Power Rankings: UNC makes big gain

9 North Carolina (13): The ACC title game is going to be the most entertaining in the country. Book it. Clemson has the No. 5 defense. The Tar Heels have the No. 10 scoring offense. The Tigers' path to the playoff is anything but clear. (CBS Sports)

Relive the game-winning TD versus Virginia Tech

The game-winning, division clinching pass from Marquise Williams to Quinshad Davis will go down as one of the biggest plays in North Carolina football history. In the first overtime period the Tar Heels were down three at Virginia Tech. It was third and goal on the five yard line. (Carolina Blue)

Tar Heels' defense no worse for wear

This time last season, N.C. State was extolling the virtues of its blue-collar team after a blue-collar 35-7 shellacking of rival North Carolina in Chapel Hill. When asked Monday whether those comments rankled him, head coach Larry Fedora of No. 11 North Carolina responded with five seconds of silence. “I don’t know how to answer that,” Fedora said after the pause. (Winston-Salem Journal)

Williams overcomes turnover deja vu against Virginia Tech

As the ball kept popping loose and the rabid crowd at Lane Stadium roared louder and louder, no one on the North Carolina sideline could shake the feeling of, "Here we go again." Just like in the season-opening loss to South Carolina, redshirt senior quarterback Marquise Williams had turned the ball over three times. And just like before, it was Williams who was going to be the difference in a Tar Heel win or loss. (Daily Tar Heel)

Larry Fedora, UNC Focused on NC State

With the arrival of rivalry week, and a chance at the rare state championship looming, Larry Fedora had nothing but nice things to say about the N.C. State Wolfpack in his weekly press conference. “What makes college football and sports so much fun is that you have these rivalries, especially these regional rivalries,” said Fedora on Monday. (Inside Carolina)

No. 11 UNC keeps focus on NC State, not year-old trash talk

Marquise Williams insists he doesn't have a score to settle with rival North Carolina State. The North Carolina quarterback has more important things to worry about than trash talk. His 11th-ranked Tar Heels (10-1, 7-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) are in the midst of the program's best season in nearly two decades. "Last year's team was last year," Williams said Monday. (Associated Press)

ACC Football Championship Game Sold Out

The 2015 ACC Football Championship Game is sold out. This year’s game is scheduled for the evening of Saturday, Dec. 5 at Charlotte’s Bank of America Stadium. The top-ranked and undefeated Clemson Tigers are the Atlantic Division Champion and will face the Coastal Division Champion and 11th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels. (The ACC)

NC State’s Doeren stands by comments after last year’s win over UNC

Was NC State football coach Dave Doeren being a bit too chesty about a big win over the Pack’s rivals and UNC coach Larry Fedora? More so, does he now regret saying so much with UNC coming to Carter-Finley Stadium this week with a 10-1 record, ranked 11th nationally, having clinched the Coastal Division? “No, I don’t think so,” Doeren said Monday. (Charlotte Observer)

Video: UNC Football All-Access vs. Virginia Tech - 2015 Coastal Division Champs

The Tar Heels won their 10th game in a row and clinched the Coastal Division Title with a 30-27 OT victory in Blacksburg on Nov. 21, 2015. Go into the locker room before and after the big game to hear motivational speeches and to see the trophy presentation. View Video...

Elijah Hood talks emotions of win, season

Football is a powerful game. It brings out emotions that you never thought were possible. The combination of a year's worth of preparation, a lifetime of work, the thrill of victory, and the satisfaction of accomplishment can do a lot to a man's heart. After Saturday's 30-27 win over Virginia Tech, UNC running back Elijah Hood stood to the side on a nondescript room underneath a quiet and then dark Lane Stadium. (Carolina Blue)

Jets waive former 1st-round pick Quinton Coples

The New York Jets waived outside linebacker Quinton Coples on Monday, three years after he was selected in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the team announced. Coples, 25, was considered one of the premier pass rushers in a 2012 NFL Draft class that featured Bruce Irvin, Chandler Jones and Whitney Mercilus. (SB Nation)

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Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 23
Stanford: 25
Fri, Dec 30 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Cal
Sat, Sep 2, 12:20 ET ACCN Tickets

UNC vs. Louisville
Sat, Sep 9, 12:00 ET Tickets

UNC @ Old Dominion
Sat, Sep 16, 3:30 ET

Full UNC Football Schedule

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ACC Football Standings
Coastal DivisionACCOverall
(16) Virginia Tech6-310-4
North Carolina5-38-5
(20) Miami5-39-4
Georgia Tech4-49-4

Atlantic DivisionACCOverall
(1) Clemson8-114-1
(21) Louisville7-19-4
(8) Florida State5-310-3
NC State3-57-6
Wake Forest3-57-6
Boston College2-67-6

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