ACC Football

Another mobile QB, Virginia’s Perkins, runs down win over UNC

By R.L. Bynum @rl_bynum CHAPEL HILL — Given North Carolina’s issues this season stopping mobile quarterbacks, the Tar Heels should have seen it coming. They didn’t, and Virginia’s Bryce Perkins ran right by them. Repeatedly. […]

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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 […]

Carolina Basketball Network

2017 NBA Draft: Lights shine bright on ACC Triangle-area prospects

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – The Triangle contingent of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) did its part in showcasing its talent as the Duke Blue Devils, North Carolina Tar Heels, and N.C. State Wolfpack all had early-round […]

Carolina Basketball Network

2017 NBA Draft: Strengths and weaknesses of Triangle-area prospects

David Kehrli, Correspondent RALEIGH, N.C.- Up to eight local prospects could be selected in Thursday’s 2017 NBA Draft. Here’s a look at the strengths and weakness of those talented players from UNC, Duke and N.C. […]

Carolina Basketball Network

2017 NBA Draft: A look at where Triangle-area prospects could end up

Daniel Lacy, Correspondent RALEIGH, N.C – When at their best, Duke, UNC and N.C. State are among the premier programs in Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) men’s basketball, and a big part of the history and […]

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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 […]

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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 […]