Queen Elizabeth II attended a UNC football game in 1957

Queen Elizabeth, who died Wednesday at age 96, requested to see her first American football game during her first visit to the United States as a monarch. Coach ’s Tar Heels were ranked No. 14 in the country but lost 21–7 at Byrd Stadium to Maryland on Oct. 29, with the Queen watching from a special box that was on the UNC side of the field. (Tar Heel Tribune)

Related: , Football Recruiting

Kaimon Rucker, Tar Heel Defense Playing With More Connectivity
Kaimon Rucker knows the North Carolina defense didn’t produce at the level it wanted to last season. UNC’s defense surrendering 30.2 points per game and...

Scouting North Carolina's Safeties
Each offseason, Jason Staples conducts extensive evaluations and scouting reports of key players expected to play major roles in the upcoming North Carolina football season...

Where PFF Ranks Sam Howell Among NFL Starting Quarterbacks
27. Sam Howell, Washington Commanders - Howell was given one game late last season to audition for the starting job and performed well in it...

Diving Into UNC Football's Struggles Allowing Sacks
"We had a problem with sacks four years ago, we are still sitting here at 102nd in sacks," Mack Brown said this spring. UNC's inability...

Queen Elizabeth II attended a UNC football game in 1957

© 2005-2023 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.