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Four North Carolina student-athletes were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa recently as the prestigious honorary society welcomed 138 new members from UNC. Michelle Ikoma and Elizabeth Lindley from the gymnastics team, Jackie Rudolph from the women's swimming and diving team and Jeeho Kim from the men's fencing team were recognized for their academic excellence.

UNC embraces opportunity to improve

Chapel Hill, NC -- Forget who North Carolina's opponent was Tuesday night at the Dean Smith Center, although Evansville does own a victory over Butler this season. This game wasn't about the Purple Aces, not who they are and what they might become. Given UNC's circumstances, this was about the Tar Heels and what kind of team they might develop into. We know they are...

Field Hockey. Two Tar Heels Among Pan Am Elite

Two former North Carolina players are among four U.S. players named to the 2011 Pan American Elite Team for women, announced Monday. Rachel Dawson and Jackie Kintzer were among 16 players named to the women's team, which is selected every two years and recognizes the top players in the Pan American region.

Jones, Brown Named MVPs at Team Banquet

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- North Carolina wide receiver Dwight Jones and linebacker Zach Brown were named the Tar Heels' Most Valuable Players at the 2011 senior football banquet Sunday evening.

North Carolina Basketball: UNC hosting Evansville tonight

For the fan base, after watching their squad battle against ninth ranked Wisconsin at home and top ranked Kentucky on the road, can take a breath of relief as fourth ranked North Carolina (6-2) will host Evansville (3-3) at the Dean Dome tonight at 7:00 pm EST, television coverage on ESPNU. However for head coach Roy Williams, his coaching staff and the team, that luxury does not...

Barnes, UNC bounce back, steamroll Evansville

Harrison Barnes scored 17 points to help North Carolina (No. 6 ESPN/USA Today, No. 4 AP) beat Evansville 97-48 on Tuesday night.

M. Tennis. North Carolina Men's Tennis Signs Two Outstanding Recruits

The University of North Carolina men's tennis program announced the signing of Brett Clark and Stuart Depaolo to National Letters-of-Intent Tuesday afternoon. The two future Tar Heels signed their letters during the early recruiting period on November 2011.

Larry Fedora And North Carolina: Hardly A Match Made In Heaven

UNC has named Larry Fedora its next head football coach. In July of this year, we laid out our thoughts on the situation at UNC and named a few names for who we thought might be solid replacements for Butch Davis. Larry Fedora was not on our list. Fedora will take over a UNC program that we believe is a sleeping giant of a program. Since 2002, the Tar Heels have had an average...

M. Basketball. Tar Heels Start Homestand Vs. Evansville

<ahref=""class="redlink">Game Notes Vs. Evansville (.pdf) | Download Free Digital Game ProgramFourth-ranked North Carolina will open a five-week homestand and look to bounce back from its loss at top-ranked Kentucky on Tuesday night when it hosts Evansville in the...

Fencing. First Dual Meets Bring Success And Frustration For Tar Heels

The North Carolina men's and women's fencing squads dove into intercollegiate dual meet competition over the weekend, facing a strong slate of teams at Penn State on Saturday and at Brandeis in Waltham, Mass., on Sunday. On both days, the Tar Heels had plenty of successes, but also faced challenges.

Football. Dwight Jones, Zach Brown Named Team MVPs at UNC Team Banquet

University of North Carolina wide receiver Dwight Jones and linebacker Zach Brown were named the Tar Heels' Most Valuable Players at the 2011 senior football banquet Sunday evening.

Source: UNC talking with Southern Miss' Fedora

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- A person familiar with the situation says North Carolina is in talks with Southern Mississippi coach Larry Fedora to take the same job with the Tar Heels.

Purple Aces face North Carolina Tar Heels: NCAAB odds preview and stats

Dec 6, 7:00 PM | Dean Smith Center Evansville Purple Aces vs North Carolina Tar Heels Odds 3-3TEAM RECORD6-2 Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Tuesday when the North Carolina Tar Heels try to run the Purple Aces off the court at Dean Smith Center in college hoops action. This season, the Tar Heels are 6-2 overall and 4-3 ATS ATS, while the Purple Aces are 3-3 and 1-3...

Missouri Excited About Indepencence Bowl

The Tigers (7-5 overall and 5-4 in Big 12 play) will play in the 36th annual edition of the game, set for Dec. 26th in Shreveport, La., against the North Carolina Tar Heels (7-5 overall) in a game set for ESPN2 on national TV.

Tar Heels lead Aces by 30 points at halftime

North Carolina’s Kendall Marshall hit a 3-pointer at the halftime buzzer to restore the fourth-ranked Tar Heels’ 30-point lead over the University of Evansville at the Dean Smith Center.

North Carolina routs Evansville in Chapel Hill

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Going into Tuesday night's basketball game against the University of Evansville, North Carolina's Tyler Zeller needed only 13 points to join the thousand-point club.
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