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 […]

ACC Football

Summer Huddle: UNC Tar Heels alumni to keep an eye on in the NFL

Daniel Lacy, Correspondent CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – National Football League (NFL) players across the league are coming together to get back into the swing of things in organized training workouts before training camps open in […]

ACC Football

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 […]

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 Lacrosse Network

NCAA MLAX: Maryland 15, North Carolina 7

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The 14th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels weren’t able to mount much of a comeback when the 10th-ranked Maryland Terrapins upended the defending champions 15-7 in front of 2,845 in attendance at […]

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 […]