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Video: UNC Players Post-Western Carolina Locker Room Interviews

North Carolina routed FCS member Western Carolina, 65-10, on Saturday at Kenan Stadium, giving the Tar Heels consecutive wins for the first time since last November. Austin Proehl, Nathan Elliott, Josh Cabrera, and Michael Carter discuss their victory and more following the game. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Tar Heels End Season at Kenan Stadium With 65-10 Drubbing of Western Carolina

Saturday saw the UNC football team pick up its first home victory this season, as the Tar Heels rolled to a 65-10 demolition over Western Carolina. It was the final game at Kenan Stadium for the UNC seniors, but it also marked the first career home start for sophomore quarterback Nathan Elliott–who led the Tar Heels to a win at Pittsburgh last week in his first start. (Chapelboro.com)

Video: Game Highlights - UNC 65, Western Carolina 10

Highlights of North Carolina's 65-10 Senior Day and Military Appreciation Day victory over Western Carolina on Saturday in Chapel Hill. View Video...

Video: Larry Fedora Post-Western Carolina Press Conference

North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora addresses the media following the Tar Heels' 65-10 win over Western Carolina on Senior Day in Chapel Hill. View Video...

Lucas: Rapid Reactions - UNC vs. Western Carolina

On a day when almost everything went right, it was fitting to have receiver Austin Proehl back on the field. The senior has worked hard to come back from what was thought to be a season-ending collarbone injury. Proehl had three catches for 52 yards in his return. Put UNC's last two victories together, and now the Tar Heels have the opportunity to go to Raleigh with momentum. (GoHeels.com)

North Carolina beats Western Carolina 65-10

Nathan Elliott threw four first-half touchdown passes as North Carolina cruised past Western Carolina 65-10 on Saturday. The Tar Heels scored 21 points in a span of 2 minutes, 46 seconds in the second quarter to take control. After punting on its first possession, North Carolina (3-8) scored six touchdowns the next six times it touched the ball. (Associated Press)

Video: UNC LB Jonathan Smith Scoops-And-Scores vs. Western Carolina

North Carolina linebacker Jonathan Smith scored the first Tar Heels defensive touchdown of the year Saturday against Western Carolina. Smith scooped up a fumble and returned it 28 yards for a score and an ACC Must See Moment. View Video...

Carolina Crushes Catamounts

North Carolina exploded for 35 points in the second quarter en route to a 65-10 victory over Western Carolina on Saturday. The Tar Heels rolled up a season-high 611 total yards on Senior Day at Kenan Stadium, routing the Catamounts. Sophomore quarterback Nathan Elliott completing 18 of 28 passes for 240 yards and four touchdowns. (Inside Carolina)

Box Score: North Carolina 65, Western Carolina 10

View the complete box score from North Carolina's 65-10 win over Western Carolina on Senior Day and Military Appreciation Day in Chapel Hill. (View Box Score)

Video: UNC Football Senior Day Introductions

The North Carolina football team honored and thanked this year's seniors and their parents on the Kenan Stadium field prior to the Tar Heels' game against Western Carolina on Saturday in Chapel Hill. Read More...

Wide Receiver Austin Proehl Expected to Play vs Western Carolina

UNC senior wide receiver Austin Proehl is expected to be available to play Saturday, a source told Inside Carolina. Proehl broke his collarbone on Sept. 23 while making a diving catch against Duke. At the time of the injury, Proehl led the Tar Heels with 16 catches for 270 yards and one touchdown. Originally, Proehl was included in UNC's injury reports as 'out for the season.' (Inside Carolina)

UNC hosts Western Carolina looking for 2nd straight win

The Tar Heels host Western Carolina on Saturday hoping to string consecutive wins together for the first time in more than a year. North Carolina (2-8) is a heavy favorite against the Catamounts (7-4) of the FCS to win its second straight game — something the Tar Heels haven't done since beating Miami, Virginia and Georgia Tech in October and November 2016. (Associated Press)

Nathan Elliott embraces chance with Tar Heels

Nathan Elliott was paying attention as UNC's backup quarterback. But what he went through last week was much more valuable. Making his first collegiate start, the redshirt sophomore played a full game as the Tar Heels took down Pittsburgh on Nov. 9 to snap a six-game losing streak. Now he’s pegged as the starter for Saturday’s home finale against Western Carolina. (Burlington Times News)

Chase Rice's unlikely road to country music stardom

Chase Rice is one of country music's most unlikely rising stars. He seems to have lived four lives before the age of 32, causing many friends to joke that maybe Forrest Gump is a real person. Rice found success by doing things his own way, resisting pressure from record labels and coming out with music that's entirely his own. His new album "Lambs and Lions" was released Friday. (CBS News)

Creator of Miami's "Turnover Chain" Previously Asked to Stop Interacting with UNC Athletes

UNC has had contact with the jeweler that created Miami's "Turnover Chain" and its experience wasn’t positive. Anthony John Machado, known as the “King of Bling,” was asked to stop interacting with UNC athletes in 2010 after the school said his “involvement with one of our student-athletes has led to the NCAA declaring one of student-athletes permanently ineligible.” (South Florida Sun-Sentinel)

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North Carolina: 21
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ACC Football Standings
Coastal DivisionACCOverall
(11) Miami7-210-2
(22) Virginia Tech5-39-3
Georgia Tech4-45-6
North Carolina1-73-9

Atlantic DivisionACCOverall
(1) Clemson8-112-1
NC State6-28-4
Wake Forest4-47-5
Boston College4-47-5
Florida State3-56-6

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