University of North Carolina NCAA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

University of North Carolina NCAA News

University of North Carolina Sports news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Washington Times

Former rivals join forces at East Tennessee State

Longtime friends and former Atlantic Coast Conference rivals Carl Torbush and Mike O'Cain say they savor the opportunity to work together in relaunching a program on a smaller scale at East Tennessee State. Torbush was the Tar Heels head coach from 1998-2000; O'Cain coached the Wolfpack from 1993-99.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

6 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com

0df5d0133503fb235e0f6a7067004eeb.jpg

North Carolina didn't need to watch East Carolina's 28-21 win at then-No. 17 Virginia Tech last Saturday to know it should take the Pirates seriously.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, High School Football, North Carolina High School Football, San Diego State Aztecs Women's Basketball, San Diego State University NCAA

6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

NCAA Football Picks: North Carolina Tar Heels vs. East Carolina Pirates Odds

's East Carolina Pirates. Game time is set for 3:30 p.m. , and the contest will be broadcast nationally on North Carolina comes into this matchup 2-0 straight up after posting wins over Liberty and San Diego State, but it failed to cover against the spread, according to Cover's betting trends , in either game as a double-digit favorite at home.

Comment?

Related Topix: Justin Hardy, Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football, East Carolina Pirates NCAA Football, East Carolina University NCAA, C-USA Football

7 hrs ago | University of North Carolina

Taner Earns Weekly ACC Honor

GREENSBORO, N.C. For the second straight week, a Tar Heel has garnered the ACC Player of the Week honors. North Carolina senior libero Ece Taner earned the award after leading the Tar Heels to a 3-0 weekend and moving up to No.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

7 hrs ago | University of North Carolina

Tar Heels Ranked No. 13 in New Poll

After a 3-0 weekend that saw UNC win the Carolina Classic title and upset then-No. 16 Kentucky, the Tar Heels are ranked No.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, NCAA Football, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football

10 hrs ago | Star Tribune

More Q&A from new Minnesota recruit Jarvis Johnson's decision day

This is Amelia Rayno's third season on the Gophers men's basketball beat. She learned college basketball in North Carolina , where fanhood is not an option.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball

Sun Sep 14, 2014

University of North Carolina

Women's Tennis Completes Play At Duke Fab Four Invite

North Carolina sophomore Hayley Carter finished third in the Blue Bracket of the Duke Fab Four Invite at the Cary Tennis Courts, while two Tar Heel doubles teams won consolation final matches on Sunday to wrap up the opening tournament of the season. Playing through the consolation bracket, freshman Cassandra Vazquez took Miami's Monique Albuquerque to three sets, before falling 1-6, 7-6 .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

The Post-Standard

ACC football: Bowl projections after Week 3

Virginia and safety Anthony Harris upset Louisville and wideout Eli Rogers on Saturday to improve to 2-1, a victory that already provides a considerable boost to the Cavaliers' postseason hopes. : Florida State.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

BleacherReport

NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Predicting the AP Top 25 After Week 3

't look particularly exciting. There was only one matchup between two Associated Press Top 25 teams, with No.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, University of South Carolina NCAA, South Carolina Gamecocks NCAA Football, NCAA Football, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, Mike Davis

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Burlington Times News

Tar Heels' Hood eyes more highlights

Hood, a freshman from Charlotte, produced his first touchdown - and it allowed the Tar Heels to take a fourth-quarter lead on San Diego State last Saturday night. That's the type of moment that North Carolina was looking for from Hood, who has gained 69 yards on 14 carries across the first two games.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Star Tribune

Local recruit Jarvis Johnson commits to Minnesota

This is Amelia Rayno's third season on the Gophers men's basketball beat. She learned college basketball in North Carolina , where fanhood is not an option.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball

University of North Carolina

No. 17 UNC Knocks Off No. 16 Kentucky in Thriller

The 17th-ranked North Carolina volleyball team opened the 2014 Carolina Classic in thrilling fashion, rallying for a five-set victory over No. 16 Kentucky Friday night in Carmichael Arena.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Fri Sep 12, 2014

University of North Carolina

Balanced Attack Keys 3-0 Win Over Pitt

Nyambi Jabang's goal and assist led No. 3 North Carolina to a 3-0 victory over Pitt Friday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference opener for both clubs Friday night from Fetzer Field.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

The Charlotte Observer

Talkin' Football: Is Virginia Tech new favorite in Coastal?

Each week during college football season, columnist Luke DeCock and our college reporters will answer the most important questions of the weekend. Our roundtable discussion begins with what improvements area teams need to make.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, Virginia Tech Hokies NCAA Football, Virginia Polytechnic Institute NCAA, NCAA Football, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football

The Washington Post

Hatchell's return provides boost for veteran UNC

In that time, the Hall of Fame coach was diagnosed with leukemia and missed the season, her freshman-led team pushed all the way to an NCAA regional final in her absence, then star freshman Diamond DeShields abruptly transferred. "They're anxious to get this season started and to move forward - and to just be a great team," Hatchell said.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, NCAA Football

ESPN

ACC mailblog

Ernest Brooks in New York writes: You are giving Louisville's defense the Rodney Dangerfield treatment ... no respect. Miami only scored 13 points on our defense .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

The Charlotte Observer

'Boardwalk Empire' character Gaston B. Means was a mastermind of crime in real-life

Before he became a recurring character in the TV series “Boardwalk Empire,” Gaston B. Means was a real-life North Carolina native who built his reputation as a private detective, salesman, bootlegger, forger, swindler, murder suspect, blackmailer and con artist before dying in prison in 1938. In 1964, writer Heath Thomas profiled what he called “America’s Greatest Rascal.” The highly gifted Gaston B. Means had started his career in his own community of Concord as a representative of textile king J. W. Cannon.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, NCAA Football

University of North Carolina

Late Night Details Announced

Late Night With Roy Williams , the annual kickoff to basketball season at the University of North Carolina, will be held on Friday October 3 with the theme of "A Night With the Stars." Late Night will start at 7:30 p.m. in the Smith Center.

Comment?

Related Topix: Bobby Frasor, Sports, NCAA Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball

University of North Carolina

Off Week Coming At Right Time For Young Heels

Just two weeks into the 2014 season, the North Carolina football team finds itself with an early bye week and extra time to prepare for its next game against East Carolina on September 20. Despite starting the season 2-0, the young Tar Heels are still learning and making mistakes. Head coach Larry Fedora said at Wednesday's practice that he thinks this bye week comes at just the right time to slow down and try to start correcting those mistakes.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Football, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, NCAA Football

Thu Sep 11, 2014

BleacherReport

UNC Basketball: 5 Games That Will Define Tar Heels' Season in 2014-15

UNC basketball has a Final Four trip on its mind for 2014-15, and the road to Indianapolis starts with the regular season. The Tar Heels will have to prove themselves against a daunting schedule if they want to be in position for a shot at the national title.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels Women's Basketball, North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Malcolm Brogdon, Virginia Cavaliers NCAA Basketball, University of Virginia NCAA, Ohio State Buckeyes NCAA Basketball, Ohio State University NCAA

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••