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  1. Jay Wright, Villanova Wildcats look to duplicate success in 2016-17 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Big East Coast Bias

    Fresh off an NCAA Tournament title, coach Jay Wright and the Villanova Wildcats will look to continue their success as they begin their title defense. Wright's Wildcats finished 27-4 in the regular season, with all four losses coming at the hands of teams that were ranked at the time: Oklahoma, Virginia, Providence, and Xavier.

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  2. July 22 Camp NotebookRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Scout.com

    Per the usual, North Carolina's final camp of the summer was its most attended -- nearly 400 recruits participated. Although the campers included a pair of four-stars, the spectators were more notable.

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  3. UNC 'Really High' for HolstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scout.com

    Jalen Holston completed the first leg of his decisive four-school tour on Thursday. That first leg, North Carolina, has set the bar high for the remainder of the tour.

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  4. Narduzzi labels difficult schedule 'great' for PittRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    The three-game stretch of Penn State, at Oklahoma State and at North Carolina is tough, daunting, perhaps even a bit foolish on the Panthers' part. Pitt's goal of improving on its eight wins in 2015 would mean overcoming a schedule that, in addition to that early three-game stretch, also includes a road game Nov. 12 against defending ACC champion and national runner-up Clemson.

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  5. Winners and Losers of 2016 ACC Media DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    College football's "talking season" got into full swing this week for the ACC, and the conference found itself having more reasons to speak loudly and proudly for this year's edition of its media days kickoff. All 14 members of the ACC, which kicked things off with a major announcement for its future in the college football landscape, had their time in the spotlight at the Westin Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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  6. Kirby Smart unsure whether Georgia's interior defensive line will be stoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    Kirby Smart feels good about his team's ability to rush the passer. But how often will his Georgia defense force the third-and-long situations that will allow players such as Davin Bellamy and Lorenzo Carter to pin their ears back and chase down opposing quarterbacks? "I feel better about rushers than I do about the inside guys.

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  7. North Carolina men's lacrosse coach Joe Breschi enjoying summer after winning NCAA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    North Carolina coach Joe Breschi reacts after the game against the Maryland Terrapins in the NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at Lincoln Financial Field on May 30, 2016 in Philadelphia, Penn. The Tar Heels defeated the Terrapins 14-13.

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  8. A Voting Rights StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Center for American Progress

    North Carolina NAACP president Rev. William Barber, center at podium, speaks at a news conference in Richmond, Virginia, Tuesday, June 21, 2016.

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  9. UNC tries to stop revolving door atop divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    North Carolina's Elijah Hood runs the ball during the first half of a 2015 game against Wake Forest in Chapel Hill, N.C. CHARLOTTE, N.C. >> North Carolina coach Larry Fedora knows all about the unpredictable nature of the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division after his Tar Heels made a surprise climb to the top last season. While league heavyweights Clemson and Florida State just trade the Atlantic Division crown back and forth, the Coastal keeps making a mess of all the preseason expectations.

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  10. Acc Football: North Carolina trying to stop revolving door atop Acc's Coastal DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cedartown Standard Plus

    North Carolina coach Larry Fedora knows all about the unpredictable nature of the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division after his Tar Heels made a surprise climb to the top last season. While league heavyweights Clemson and Florida State just trade the Atlantic Division crown back and forth, the Coastal keeps making a mess of all the preseason expectations.

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  11. A year too late? ACC makes changes to football instant replay systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle

    The ACC's changes to instant replay come after last October's controversial eight-lateral kickoff return by Miami on the final play of its Halloween game at Duke. The ACC is implementing several changes to its football instant replay system heading into this season, a year too late for Duke to earn a victory against Miami last Halloween.

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  12. Old guard not so old any more after coaching turnoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The ACC Coastal Division has been notorious for its unpredictability in recent years, and 2016 figures to be no different. Miami's Mark Richt , Virginia Tech's Justin Fuente and Virginia's Bronco Mendenhall made their ACC media day debuts Thursday, representing three of the four new coaches in the ACC this season.

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  13. NBA Pulls All-Star Game from NC over to Bathroom BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Breitbart.com

    The NBA announced its decision on Thursday to move its 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte because of a North Carolina law that restricts multiple-person public bathrooms on government property to those matching the biological sex indicated on the entrances. "The sports and entertainment elite, Attorney General Roy Cooper and the liberal media have for months misrepresented our laws and maligned the people of North Carolina simply because most people believe boys and girls should be able to use school bathrooms, locker rooms and showers without the opposite sex present," Governor McCrory stated in a response.

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  14. Tar Heels looking to find their edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldSun.com

    North Carolina was 11-3 last season. The Tar Heels' locker room no longer is toxic, that at least partly due to UNC's offense having a defense that it trusts.

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  15. More Records in Sight for SwitzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Scout.com

    Ryan Switzer has grown accustomed to being peppered with questions about his return game exploits, and for good reason. The North Carolina senior tied the NCAA record with five punt returns for touchdown in his freshman season, added two more last season and is one electrifying punt return score away from tying the NCAA career mark.

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  16. UNC Basketball: 5 Things That Should Worry Tar Heels Fans in 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    Even a great season like last year's featured some setbacks for the North Carolina Tar Heels. While the 2016-17 squad still has plenty of talent, not everything will be perfect.

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  17. UNC tries to stop revolving door atop ACC's Coastal DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Commercial

    North Carolina coach Larry Fedora knows all about the unpredictable nature of the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division after his Tar Heels made a surprise climb to the top last season.

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  18. ACC Kickoff: The biggest story for each Coastal division team heading ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gaston Gazette

    ACC Kickoff – the conference's football media day – began Thursday in Charlotte. With ACC teams six weeks away from their openers – what are the biggest questions facing each member of the conference? Three teams in the ACC won 10 or more games last year - Florida State, Clemson and the Tar Heels.

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  19. Tar Heels defense still trying to silence criticsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The Tar Heels ranked dead last in the ACC in rush defense and gave up the second-most yards among the 14 conference members. Naturally a question on the topic came up during coach Larry Fedora's time at the podium during the annual ACC Kickoff in Charlotte.

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  20. Tar Heels find their edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldSun.com

    North Carolina's Des Lawrence, left, takes a selfie as he takes the podium as head coach Larry Fedora, center, and Ryan Switzer, right, laugh, during a news conference at the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Kickoff in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, July 21, 2016. North Carolina was 11-3 last season.

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