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Video: UNC Athletics Facilities Construction Update

North Carolina field hockey coach Karen Shelton and Mike Bunting, Assistant Athletic Director for Facility Planning and Management, put on their hard hats to give an on-site update on the progress of the University's extensive athletic facilities makeover taking place in Chapel Hill over the past year. Read More...

Running Back Antonio Williams Officially Transferring To UNC

Running back Antonio Williams will join the UNC football program after transferring from Ohio State. Williams will have two years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2018 season. Williams appeared in 13 games for the Buckeyes, including 12 as a sophomore in 2017. The 5-11, 210-pound back rushed 63 times for 318 yards during his time in Columbus. (GoHeels.com)

What are the Tar Heels getting in transfer RB Antonio Williams?

At 5’11 210, picture Ohio State transfer running back Antonio Williams as a power back in Larry Fedora’s system— he doesn’t have the size of Elijah Hood or the top-end speed of T.J. Logan or the wiggle of Giovani Bernard. What made Williams an elite recruit was his balance— in that he does everything well and has the strength to keep his legs churning. (Tar Heel Blog)

UNC Football Working to Finish in 2018

A common refrain during UNC’s spring football season was that despite a ridiculous number of injuries last season, the Tar Heels were in position to win a majority of their games in the second half. The offseason emphasis has been on finishing in every regard, whether it’s completing sets in the weight room or making sure the ball carrier is down during a tackle. (Inside Carolina)

Tar Heels Celebrate At Rammy Awards

UNC Athletics celebrated the many talents of Tar Heel student-athletes Monday evening at the sixth-annual Rammy Awards. The show opened with a highlight video and ended with the North Carolina alma mater. The hour in between included laughter, cheers, tears, bloopers and, of course, an appearance by everyone's favorite Carolina canine, Remington. (GoHeels.com)

Mitch Trubisky is exuding confidence and focus in Year 2

The smile cannot be wiped off Mitch Trubisky's face. Maybe it is because he has a better grasp of life in the NFL as he enters Year 2 of his career. Or maybe it is because he has an offensive mind in place at head coach who can both nurture him and push him to get better. "It feels a lot different," Trubisky said at his press conference. (247 Sports)

Running Back Antonio Williams is Coming Home, Will Transfer to UNC

After spending two years at Ohio State, North Carolina native Antonio Williams is transferring to UNC -- the school he originally committed to in September 2013. "I don't think people understand how excited I am," Williams said after deciding to transfer. Williams, now a 5-foot-11, 210-pounder, was a four-star running back at North Stanly High in New London, N.C. (Inside Carolina)

Healthy after knee surgery, LB Andre Smith expected to be drafted

UNC linebacker Andre Smith played well last year...until he couldn’t play. Smith, a middle linebacker for the Tar Heels, had 21 tackles in two games but sustained a season-ending meniscus tear in his left knee that required surgery. But Smith was undeterred and declared for the draft anyway. Analyst Dane Brugler ranks Smith as the No. 12 linebacker available. (Florida Times-Union)

Former UNC football star Dee Hardison dies at 61

Phil Ragazzo first met Dee Hardison in 1973 at the annual East-West All-Star football game in Greensboro. Hardison was a 6-foot-4, 215-pound running back out of Hobbton High School who would soon be Ragazzo’s college teammate at North Carolina. Ragazzo and others remembered William Davidson “Dee” Hardison on Sunday, a day after the 61-year-old passed away. (Fayetteville Observer)

Tight End Can Still Be A Position Of Strength For UNC

Without Brandon Fritts, tight end is at least still a position that has talent and is deep for UNC. But, it’s not all that experienced. Prior to his injury, Fritts spoke about the group. “We’ve got a lot of good players; everybody can play, honestly,” he said. “So it’s a lot of fun, we’re a tight group and we enjoy coming out here every day competing with one another.” (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Five Questions With UNC DB Coach Henry Baker

Henry Baker joined the UNC football coaching staff this spring. "I played football at Maryland when Maryland was in the ACC. So my familiarity with the North Carolina program was strong and I always kept an eye on the program. So I've always had an interest in Carolina and when (Coach Papuchis) gave me a call I knew that it was something I wanted to pursue." (GoHeels.com)

UNC Sports Quotes of the Year

Nearly every time a UNC player or coach was talking to the media this season, I was there with a camera. Here’s a collection of some of the best quotes I heard during the 2017-18 season. Most are funny, but some of them are just thoughtful or sincere. Most of them come with a video link, so click and enjoy watching the video of the best quotes of the season. (Inside Carolina)

UNC Offensive Line Still Hampered by Injuries

Chris Kapilovic’s offseason challenge was daunting enough with a full slate of inexperienced bodies along his offensive line. With two projected starters sidelined due to injury, spring ball became a proving ground for freshmen, walk-ons and other backups battling for playing time next fall. UNC only returns 19 starts along the offensive line, the fewest in the ACC. (Inside Carolina)

Larry Fedora Wraps Up UNC's Spring Football Practice

Larry Fedora: "We finished up spring on Monday, had a good spring, we got a lot of reps with a lot of young guys and we got a lot of people a lot of work. It was a very productive spring. I would say that both quarterbacks are better off than they were at the end of the season. They’ve made a lot of progress and did a really good job this winter preparing themselves." (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Carolina Insider Podcast: Non-Conference Schedule, Basketball Team Awards, Spring Football

Friday's edition of the Carolina Insider podcast is packed with content. Join hosts Jones Angell and Adam Lucas for a discussion of UNC basketball's out-of-conference schedule for 2018-19, a look back at the end-of-year basketball awards ceremony, spring football chatter and former Maryland coach and soon-to-be Hall of Famer Lefty Driesell joins the pod. (GoHeels.com)

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Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 21
NC State: 33
Sat, Nov 25 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC @ California
Sat, Sep 1, TBD

UNC @ East Carolina

Sat, Sep 15, 12:00 ET

Full UNC Football Schedule

Radio Affiliates

ACC Football Standings
Coastal DivisionACCOverall
(13) Miami7-210-3
(24) Virginia Tech5-39-4
Georgia Tech4-45-6
North Carolina1-73-9

Atlantic DivisionACCOverall
(4) Clemson8-112-2
(23) NC State6-29-4
Wake Forest4-48-5
Boston College4-47-6
Florida State3-57-6

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