Larry Fedora Live: Myles Dorn Bringing Out Best in Defense

It was North Carolina safety who brought the best out of the defense on Saturday, according to . “Dorn being back there is good for all of them because he's able to communicate with everybody,” Fedora said on his radio show Tuesday night. “He does such a great job of communication. He knows what's got to be done. He knows what needs to be done.” (Inside Carolina)

The top 100 (and one) best players for the 2018-19 college basketball season

3. has made quite the leap since averaging just 1.2 points per game as a freshman. The 6-foot-8 forward averaged 16.9 points, 10.1 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game last season; 9. was the MVP of the McDonald's All-American Game and Jordan Brand Classic. The 6-6 wing should be a serious contender to be the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. (CBS Sports)

North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Syracuse Orange Prediction and Preview

North Carolina needs some positive energy, because it is up against a Syracuse squad that is rested and ready after two tough losses. UNC is 0-3 on the road this season and has lost the last two by wide margins. The Orange are unbeaten at the Dome and haven’t really been tested. Syracuse should cruise to victory. Prediction: Syracuse 34, North Carolina 17 (Athlon Sports)

2018-19 UNC Basketball Media Guide Now Available Online

The 2018-19 University of North Carolina basketball media guide is now available as a free download from Featuring player and coach biographies and a comprehensive look at the program's history and record book, the media guide is the best way to prepare for the upcoming season. Hard copies of the media guide will be available for sale in early November. (

UNC Offensive Coordinator Chris Kapilovic On The Ground Attack, Power Package, QB & More

North Carolina offensive coordinator Chris Kapilovic met with the media following Tuesday’s practice to discuss his unit’s performance in Saturday’s loss to Virginia Tech and the situation at quarterback. UNC continues to rack up explosive runs, including runs of 49, 49, 40 and 39 yards in the loss to the Hokies. Yet, the ground game can get better, says Kapilovic. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Hoeg, Hoffer, Kelly & Sofield Named 2019 UNC Women's Lacrosse Team Captains

The North Carolina women's lacrosse team has named its 2019 team captains, a quartet of players who will try to lead the Tar Heels back to the NCAA final four for the eighth time in the last 11 years. Junior Erin Kelly and senior Charlotte Sofield return as captains for the second consecutive season, while juniors Katie Hoeg and Maddie Hoffer will join Kelly and Sofield. (

Marissa Creatore Earns National Field Hockey Honor

North Carolina junior Marissa Creatore has been honored as the Longstreth/NFHCA Division I Offensive Player of the Week. Creatore, a forward from Chapel Hill, was announced Tuesday as this week's ACC Offensive Player of the Week. On Sunday against No. 5 Connecticut, the defending national champion, Creatore scored the game winner as UNC won 2-1. (

UNC Defensive Coordinator John Papuchis On The Front, Crawford, Waiver, 'Cuse & More

North Carolina defensive coordinator John Papuchis met with the media following Tuesday’s football practice at Kenan Stadium to discuss what went well in Saturday’s loss against Virginia Tech, the breakdown defensively on the Hokies’ late fourth-down conversion, injuries and the waiver from the NCAA. Here is some of what Papuchis had to say: (Tar Heel Illustrated)

225 years of Tar Heels: Zena Cardman

As a Carolina student, alumna Zena Cardman could be found researching microorganisms in some of the most remote places on Earth. In her current job, Cardman may one day find herself in an even more remote place: space. In 2017, Cardman was one of 12 people chosen out of more than 18,000 applicants to become a member of NASA’s astronaut candidate class. (

Father of Nassir Little Speaks About FBI Investigation

Earlier this week during the trial, text messages were released suggesting 's family did not receive impermissible benefits. The text messages between Augustine and defendant Christian Dawkins revealed the family was opposed to taking them completely. On Tuesday, Inside Carolina spoke with Harold Little where he spoke publicly about the FBI investigation. (Inside Carolina)

Five With Fedora: Virginia Tech

: "We just needed one more guy to make a play in any of those situations to win that game. That's why I said we're close. It's not a matter of learning the effort we need to win or knowing what the game plan is on Saturday. It's a matter of working on the details every day so that when you're in middle of that play that could win the game for us, you make the play." (

Podcast - Discussing Positives and the State of the UNC Football Program

Former North Carolina offensive lineman joins host Tommy Ashley of Inside Carolina to discuss positives from Carolina's play last Saturday against Virginia Tech and Ingersoll shares his thoughts on the state of UNC's football program. (Audioboom)

Jack Skahan's Hat Trick Powers UNC Men's Soccer To 4-0 Win Over Winthrop

Jack Skahan's first career hat-trick and a goal from Giovanni Montesdeoca propelled North Carolina to a 4-0 win over Winthrop on Tuesday night at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary. The Tar Heels recorded a season high in total shots with 22 as they out shot the Eagles 22-2 and 10-1 in shots on goal. UNC goalkeeper James Pyle recorded his seventh shut out of the season. (

UNC's Defensive Line Key to Stopping Syracuse's Dual-Threat QB

UNC’s defensive line was able to win at the line of scrimmage without help from its back seven in last weekend’s loss to Virginia Tech. Maintaining that level of play will be critical in disrupting Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey’s rhythm at the Carrier Dome on Saturday. Dungey has completed 60 percent of his passes for 1,208 yards, 10 TDs and four interceptions. (Inside Carolina)

Carolina Insider Podcast: Late Night Recap, Virginia Tech Football, More

Recap Late Night With Roy and look back at last Saturday's football game against Virginia Tech under the lights at Kenan Stadium in Tuesday's Carolina Insider podcast. Hosts Jones Angell and Adam Lucas break down the highlights of Late Night while also reviewing what went right and wrong for North Carolina in the heartbreaking loss to the Hokies on the gridiron. (

Marissa Creatore Named ACC Field Hockey Offensive Player Of The Week

North Carolina's Marissa Creatore has been named ACC Field Hockey Offensive Player of the Week, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Tuesday. Creatore, a junior from Chapel Hill, was honored for the first time after playing a key role in both Tar Heel wins last weekend. The top-ranked Tar Heels improved to 15-0 on Sunday with a 2-1 win over No. 5 Connecticut. (

Timmy Kelly, Justin Anderson Named UNC Men's Lacrosse Team Captains

The University of North Carolina men's lacrosse team has elected its 2019 team captains who will lead the Tar Heels into a new season seeking another ACC championship and a return to the NCAA Tournament. Timmy Kelly, a senior attackman from Lutherville, Md., will serve as one of the team captains. The other will be Justin Anderson, a junior midfielder from Las Vegas, Nev. (

No. 9 North Carolina: The Luke Maye Show rolls on for another season

When committed to North Carolina in 2014, no one in the country thought much of a three-star recruit, an in-state kid and the son of a former Tar Heel quarterback, committing to UNC. Now, after turning a memorable buzzer-beater during a national title run into an All-American season, he will enter 2018-19 as the best returning player in college basketball. (NBC Sports)

SI ACC Basketball Preview: Luke Maye Preseason Player of the Year

ACC Player of the Year: , UNC: One of the most versatile frontcourt weapons in the country, is an absolute machine. The big man became just the sixth Tar Heel in the last 40 years to average a double double for a season last year. Freshman guard should set Maye up for success, especially with star recruit on the wing. (Sports Illustrated)

UNC-Syracuse: Matchups to Watch

After a crushing defeat last weekend, North Carolina looks to bounce back as a road underdog against Syracuse on Saturday. The Orange are coming off their bye week after suffering a 44-37 overtime loss to Pitt. Syracuse has dropped two straight after a 4-0 start. On Sept. 29, No. 3 Clemson rallied with 14 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to secure a 27-23 win. (Inside Carolina)
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