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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 […]

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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 […]

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Contract extension for Tar Heels football coach Larry Fedora approved

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – North Carolina Tar Heels head football coach Larry Fedora’s contract extension was formally approved and announced on Thursday by the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees. The terms of the deal extend […]

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Tar Heels QB Mitch Trubisky picked 2nd overall in 2017 NFL Draft

PHILADELPHIA, PA.– University of North Carolina Tar Heels quarterback Mitch Trubisky was selected second overall by the Chicago Bears in the 2017 NFL Draft on Thursday. Trubisky is the Tar Heels’ highest draft pick since […]

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ACC Football: N.C. State 28, UNC 21

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The N.C. State Wolfpack became bowl-eligible with a 28-21 win over the North Carolina Tar Heels at Kenan Stadium on Friday. A two-touchdown performance from Matt Dayes, who rushed 26 times […]

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ACC Football: Duke 28, #15 UNC 27

DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke Blue Devils persevered and topped the No. 15 North Carolina Tar Heels 28-27 and reclaimed the refurbished Victory Bell at Wallace Wade Stadium on Thursday. The Blue Devils snapped a […]

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Triangle ACC football teams work to meet and exceed expectations

RALEIGH, N.C. – As a collective, all three of the Triangle area’s Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) football teams – North Carolina, Duke, N.C. State – placed only three players on the conference’s preseason teams as […]

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ACC announces 2015 Football Coaches’ Awards

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Player of the Year Deshaun Watson of Clemson led the 2015 All-ACC Football Team, as selected by the league’s 14 head coaches and announced on Wednesday. Watson, the […]