ACC Football

ACC Kickoff: North Carolina offense faces questions entering season

Daniel Lacy, Correspondent CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Last season, the UNC Tar Heels offense was so stacked with playmakers that it almost seemed like there wasn’t room for all of them. Fast-forward to this year and […]

ACC Football

ACC Kickoff: UNC defense expands, takes on bigger role under DC Papuchis

David Kehrli, Correspondent CHARLOTTE, N.C. — When Gene Chizik resigned from his position as defensive coordinator in February, the UNC Tar Heels immediately promoted former linebackers coach John Papuchis to the same role. What would […]

Carolina Hockey Network

Perspective: Preds mirror 2006 Stanley Cup Champ Canes

David Kehrli, TSN Correspondent RALEIGH, N.C. — As Monday’s Game 1 of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final approaches between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Nashville Predators, I can’t help but be reminded of the 2006 […]

Carolina Basketball Network

A look back: Maye sends Tar Heels to Final Four

David Kehrli MEMPHIS, TENN. — 356 days ago, North Carolina’s season came to an end in heart-breaking fashion as a buzzer-beater three from Kris Jenkins clinched the National Championship for Villanova. Sunday night, the top-seeded […]

Carolina Basketball Network

Heels survive against Razorbacks, advance to Sweet 16

David Kehrli GREENVILLE, S.C. — The first-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels held on in the final minutes with veteran leadership and poise for a hard-fought 72-65 win over eighth-seeded Arkansas in the second round of […]

Carolina Basketball Network

Defense powers Heels over Miami in ACC quarterfinals

David Kehrli BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Roy Williams has pleaded his sixth-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels to play defense all season long. The Heels (26-6) finally did exactly that Thursday afternoon against Miami in the quarterfinals […]

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ACC MBB: Tar Heels hold on against Panthers for 80-78 win

David Kehrli CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Just a normal day in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). The No. 12 North Carolina Tar Heels got all they wanted and more from the last-in-conference Pittsburgh Panthers in […]