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2 hrs ago | Washington Times
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.
6 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com
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.
6 hrs ago | BleacherReport
'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.
7 hrs ago | University of North Carolina
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.
7 hrs ago | University of North Carolina
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.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 08:13 pm
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