Posted August 06, 2013 on
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – North Carolina lacked the ideal athletic type to plug into the hybrid Bandit position last season. Nearly 20 months after suffering the first of two left ACL injuries, Darius Lipford may be just the man for the job.

UNC: One Week of Training Camp in the Books

North Carolina is now one week into preseason training camp, here are the storylines making the rounds. -T.J. Thorpe is looking to bounce back from missing all of 2012 with a broken foot suffered at the beginning of training camp last August. When it looked as though Thorpe was on his way to a full return in the spring, he suffered a setback.   On Feb. 12 during preparation for...

2015 Target: Jaylend Ratliffe

LAURINBURG, N.C. --- North Carolina became the first school to offer Jaylend Ratliffe, a 6-foot-1, 198-pounder from Scotland County High School, this summer. The unknown is what position he’d play for the Tar Heels.

Training Camp: Photo Gallery IV

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- The Tar Heels practiced for the first time of 2013 training camp in full pads on Monday morning.'s Jim Hawkins was on the sidelines to capture the action ...
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