NORTH CAROLINA TAR HEELS NEWS

Williams coming up big, has UNC's offense rolling

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) Marquise Williams suddenly has North Carolina's quarterback job to himself. And the Tar Heels' offense is rolling. After spending the first month rotating with backup Mitch Trubisky, Williams has led UNC from start-to-finish in the past two games. With Williams putting up big numbers, the Tar Heels are consistently finishing drives in the end zone...
Via AP on Fox
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: UNC’s Larry Fedora Gives Inspiring Post-Game Speech, Tar Heels Celebrate Win Over Georgia Tech

UNC, one of the preseason favorites to win the ACC Coastal Division, had another very slow start to its season, but if its upset of Georgia Tech is any indication, the Tar Heels may still have time to rebound and get into the race. UNC, which entered the game 2-4, knocked off the then 5-1 Yellow Jackets at home 48-43, the program’s first win since a September 6 game against San...
Via College Spun
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

North Carolina edges Georgia Tech 48-43

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) T.J. Logan scored on a 2-yard run with 11 seconds left to help North Carolina rally past Georgia Tech 48-43 on Saturday night, snapping a four-game losing streak. Logan's late score capped a 75-yard scoring drive in the final 3 minutes of a wild game, which saw the Tar Heels (3-4, 1-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) blow an 11-point fourth-quarter lead only...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at North Carolina Tar Heels: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images On Saturday evening the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will travel to take on the North Carolina Tar Heels in a match-up of two ACC schools. Now unranked, Georgia Tech (5-1) saw their perfect record go away a week ago with a loss to Duke. North Carolina (2-4) is still seeking its first ACC win of the season. Coverage of the gme between Georgia Tech and North Carolina will...
Via Tireball.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The North Carolina Hangover

Notre Dame’s 50-43 victory over North Carolina was like nothing we have seen before from this Irish team. A fully full on shootout- and in Notre Dame Stadium no less. North Carolina is not a good football team, yet Brian Kelly had warned everyone that the Tar Heels had some athletes and this would be exciting. I’m not sure anyone really took that to heart until Saturday afternoon...
Via Subway Domer
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Penalties plague Tar Heels in 2-4 start to year

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) The penalties are adding up for North Carolina again. The Tar Heels are among the nation's most penalized teams for the third time in as many seasons under Larry Fedora. And those mistakes have played a significant role in UNC's four-game losing streak heading into Saturday's home game with Georgia Tech. The Tar Heels (2-4, 0-2 Atlantic Coast Conference...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Marching Tar Heels Set To Perform National Anthem at Martinsville

From presidential inaugurations to Final Fours, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Marching Tar Heels have performed nearly everywhere; everywhere except Martinsville Speedway. That is, until now. Martinsville Speedway President Clay Campbell announced The Marching Tar Heels will perform the National Anthem as part of the prerace ceremonies for the Goody’s® Headache...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
7 days ago  |  Discuss

North Carolina Tar Heels at Notre Dame Fighting Irish Photo Highlights

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Via Athlon Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: Betting odds, spread and tv info

On Saturday No. 6 Notre Dame will be at home for the fourth time looking to move to 6-0 when they host North Carolina. The Tar Heels are 2-3 on the season and are looking to get back to .500 but the Fighting Irish are not about to let that happen after they vaulted up the charts last week. Coverage of the game between Notre Dame and North Carolina will air on NBC beginning at 3:30...
Via Tireball.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Anti-Preview: Notre Dame VS North Carolina

What a wild week this was. I won’t get into all the particulars, but I should either be dead, in jail, or dead in jail. But hey… that’s how the college football season rolls. Notre Dame survived on a day that was designed for death. Even though the Irish outplayed Stanford for the entire game, there was a moment where the Irish almost had their throats cut. Notre Dame survived...
Via Subway Domer
10 days ago  |  Discuss

College Basketball 2014-15: North Carolina Tar Heels Team Preview

College basketball season is creeping up fast, and Athlon Sports is counting down to Midnight Madness and the start of practice on Oct. 17. ...
Via Athlon Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

North Carolina-Notre Dame Capsule

NORTH CAROLINA (2-3) at No. 6 NOTRE DAME (5-0), 3:30 p.m. EDT (NBC) Line: Notre Dame by 16.5 Series Record: Notre Dame leads 16-2. WHAT'S AT STAKE The Fighting Irish are hoping to qualify for a berth in the four-team playoff and can't afford a loss to a struggling team. The Tar Heels are looking to end a three-game losing streak and win for the first time in 12 tries at Notre...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC plans to keep rotating QBs at No. 6 Notre Dame

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) North Carolina has one quarterback who is leading the team in rushing, another with less experience and shaky confidence, and an offense that has been inconsistent through the first five games. And yet, the Tar Heels are sticking with their weekly plan to play both heading into No. 6 Notre Dame on Saturday. ''If we were 5-0 right now, it wouldn'...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC’s Marcus Paige Says Final Four is Realistic

Every team around this time of year is optimistic about their chances. Media day has come and gone, practices have started. The North Carolina Tar Heels are looking to bounce back from consecutive first weekend exits in March. Star point guard Marcus Paige has lofty expectations.  “Obviously it hasn’t come from the coaches like sitting down in a meeting, like we have to go to...
Via BlackSportsOnline
11 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC Kennedy Meeks Sings Whitney Houston at Late Night (Video)

<img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-250344" src="http://blacksportsonline.com/home/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Kennedy-Meeks-Singing-Whitney-Houston.jpg" alt="North Carolina "Late Night With Roy"" width="594" height="396" /> The North Carolina Tar Heels held their annual ‘Late night with Roy’, which gives...
Via BlackSportsOnline
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jackson has good preseason start at North Carolina's 'Late Night'

  If Justin Jackson and North Carolina's other freshmen can consistently produce, the Tar Heels will have plenty of depth behind returning all-conference guard Marcus Paige. Jackson scored 17 points in UNC's intrasquad public scrimmage to kick off preseason practices Friday night. The 6-foot-8 forward and McDonald's All-American showed off an all-around game in the 20...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

UNC Unveils Camo Helmet For Military Appreciation Day, Paints Field

The North Carolina Tar Heels unveiled a newly painted field and a camo logo for their helmet for their Military Appreciation Day coming up on Saturday against Virginia Tech. The field looks great and the helmet is a pretty slick look. [@PhilHecken] [@PhilHecken] The post UNC Unveils Camo Helmet For Military Appreciation Day, Paints Field appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: North Carolina’s Field Looks Awesome For Military Appreciation Day

It’s Military Appreciation Day for the North Carolina football program Saturday.  That means the Tar Heels will be wearing special camouflage helmets for their contest against Virginia Tech. It also means the field at Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina has a red, white and blue theme. Check it out:  Field painted up for Military Appreciation Day in Kenan. #GoHeelsGoAmerica...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: North Carolina’s Wearing A Camouflage-Themed Helmet Against VT For Military Appreciation Day

The North Carolina football team is in need of a win, desperately. So too, though, is Virginia Tech.  The two ACC programs will meet on the field this Saturday in Chapel Hill. North Carolina, 2-2, is coming off back-to-back losses to East Carolina and Clemson. Virginia Tech, 3-2, defeated Western Michigan last Saturday following two consecutive losses to Georgia Tech and ECU. ...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Clemson Tigers vs. North Carolina Tar Heels: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Clemson Tigers look to get back to .500 as they host the North Carolina Tar Heels. It has been a rough start to the season for a Clemson team which had high hopes. Coverage of the game between Clemson and North Carolina will air on ESPNU beginning at 7:00 pm ET at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, SC. The Odds: Clemson is a 14.5 point favorite against North Carolina. The...
Via Tireball.com
24 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Meet UNC’s Morale Supervisor Caleb Pressley

Every college football program’s staff is different from the next. I am not sure how many schools have a Supervisor of Morale on their staff, but North Carolina does. His name is Caleb Pressley. He is going to be featured in a segment on ESPNU’s College Football Daily on Thursday. Here is a quick teaser…
Via Bloguin Best
26 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Meet UNC’s Morale Supervisor Caleb Pressley

Every college football program’s staff is different from the next. I am not sure how many schools have a Supervisor of Morale on their staff, but North Carolina does. His name is Caleb Pressley. He is going to be featured in a segment on ESPNU’s College Football Daily on Thursday. Here is a quick teaser…
Via The Student Section
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: ECU billboard declares in-state dominance

You probably had to see this one coming. Following a blowout win over North Carolina in which East Carolina scored more points on the Tar Heels than any team in UNC history, a fresh new billboard in support of ECU was put up a few miles outside of Greenville, North Carolina. Serious #ECU trolling here. pic.twitter.com/WQSSFfpUug — Denny O'Brien (@TheDOB) September 24, 2014...
Via The Student Section
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: ECU billboard declares in-state dominance

You probably had to see this one coming. Following a blowout win over North Carolina in which East Carolina scored more points on the Tar Heels than any team in UNC history, a fresh new billboard in support of ECU was put up a few miles outside of Greenville, North Carolina. Serious #ECU trolling here. pic.twitter.com/WQSSFfpUug — Denny O'Brien (@TheDOB) September 24, 2014...
Via Bloguin Best
26 days ago  |  Discuss

ECU Trolls North Carolina With Billboard

The East Carolina Pirates rolled over the North Carolina Tar Heels  70-41 this weekend…and ECU isn’t going to let them forget about it anytime soon. Why the blatant troll job you ask? Well, the billboard pictured below is a play on a North Carolina player saying ECU was always beneath them. The billboard is reportedly [&hellip (Visited 1 times, 2 visits today) The post ECU...
Via No Coast Bias
26 days ago  |  Discuss
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