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  • Just five days after evening its record at 5-5 with an exciting come-from-behind victory over Pitt, North Carolina travels to Durham to face the Blue Devils, who suffered a heartbreaking loss to Virginia Tech. The Thursday, Nov. 20 game will be televised by ESPN and will kickoff at 7:45 p.m. from Wallace Wade Stadium. Blue Devils still control their own fate as they try to capture another Coastal Division title […]

    It’s Duke-Carolina football week but on Thursday night

    Just five days after evening its record at 5-5 with an exciting come-from-behind victory over Pitt, North Carolina travels to Durham to face the Blue Devils, who suffered a heartbreaking loss to Virginia Tech. The Thursday, Nov. 20 game will be televised by ESPN and will kickoff at 7:45 p.m. from Wallace Wade Stadium. Blue Devils still control their own fate as they try to capture another Coastal Division title […]

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  • The Atlantic Coast Conference will be well represented at this weekend’s NCAA Cross Country Championships, with eight women’s teams and four men’s teams participating. The championships are set for Saturday, Nov. 22, at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center in Terre Haute, Ind. Syracuse and Virginia earned automatic berths to the men’s championship after claiming regional titles while Florida State and North Carolina also earned berths in the 31-team field. […]

    Wolfpack, Tar Heels cross country teams qualify for national championships

    The Atlantic Coast Conference will be well represented at this weekend’s NCAA Cross Country Championships, with eight women’s teams and four men’s teams participating. The championships are set for Saturday, Nov. 22, at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center in Terre Haute, Ind. Syracuse and Virginia earned automatic berths to the men’s championship after claiming regional titles while Florida State and North Carolina also earned berths in the 31-team field. […]

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  • An MRI has confirmed that North Carolina sophomore tailback Khris Francis tore the ACL, MCL and meniscus in his right knee in the Tar Heels’ win over Pitt Saturday afternoon. Francis, a native of Durham, suffered the injury in the second quarter. A surgery date has not yet been been determined.

    UNC tailback Khris Francis out for the season

    An MRI has confirmed that North Carolina sophomore tailback Khris Francis tore the ACL, MCL and meniscus in his right knee in the Tar Heels’ win over Pitt Saturday afternoon. Francis, a native of Durham, suffered the injury in the second quarter. A surgery date has not yet been been determined.

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  • UNC basketball coach Roy Williams, embattled over academic violations involving some of his former players at North Carolina, will speak at the Raleigh Sports Club Wednesday, Nov. 19, and will be available to answer questions. The club meets at Bradley Hall in Highland United Methodist Church at 1901 Ridge Road. Buffet lines open at 11:30 a.m. and the meeting is from noon until 1 p.m. Attendance fee for members is […]

    UNC’s Williams to speak and answer questions at Raleigh Sports Club

    UNC basketball coach Roy Williams, embattled over academic violations involving some of his former players at North Carolina, will speak at the Raleigh Sports Club Wednesday, Nov. 19, and will be available to answer questions. The club meets at Bradley Hall in Highland United Methodist Church at 1901 Ridge Road. Buffet lines open at 11:30 a.m. and the meeting is from noon until 1 p.m. Attendance fee for members is […]

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After all the non-basketball talk, UNC must at least be happy to talk about on-the-court problems now. North Carolina jumped out to an 11-0 lead in the season opener and used balanced scoring in an overall uninspiring 76-60 over NC Central in Chapel Hill. “It’s a ‘W,’” UNC coach Roy Williams said blandly. “Not the prettiest thing in the world but Coach (Levelle) Moton’s bunch did some good things.” NCCU […]

Heels open season with a bland win

After all the non-basketball talk, UNC must at least be happy to talk about on-the-court problems now. North Carolina jumped out to an 11-0 lead in the season opener and used balanced scoring in an overall uninspiring 76-60 over NC Central in Chapel Hill. “It’s a ‘W,’” UNC coach Roy Williams said blandly. “Not the prettiest thing in the world but Coach (Levelle) Moton’s bunch did some good things.” NCCU […]

The North Carolina football team had a bye week to think about the loss to big loss to Miami. It was big on the scoreboard and big because it ended any reasonable hopes of a title. “I think that they’re anxious to get back out on the field and play, I really do,” UNC coach Larry Fedora said. “I think they were disappointed with what happened. We got all of […]

Fedora says Tar Heels anxious to get back on the field

The North Carolina football team had a bye week to think about the loss to big loss to Miami. It was big on the scoreboard and big because it ended any reasonable hopes of a title. “I think that they’re anxious to get back out on the field and play, I really do,” UNC coach Larry Fedora said. “I think they were disappointed with what happened. We got all of […]

Saturday’s game against Wake Forest will be NC State’s annual Military Appreciation Day at Carter-Finley Stadium. Throughout the day, festivities will honor those who protect our freedom. Wolfpack fans have donated tickets to the contest, which have been distributed to military members and veterans through the National Guard, Fort Bragg, USO and other military bases and entities. Here are some of the other events that will take place on Saturday: […]

State celebrates Military Appreciation Day Saturday

Saturday’s game against Wake Forest will be NC State’s annual Military Appreciation Day at Carter-Finley Stadium. Throughout the day, festivities will honor those who protect our freedom. Wolfpack fans have donated tickets to the contest, which have been distributed to military members and veterans through the National Guard, Fort Bragg, USO and other military bases and entities. Here are some of the other events that will take place on Saturday: […]

Duke is battling for a second straight ACC Coastal Division Championship, while Virginia Tech is languishing at the bottom of the division. That doesn’t mean the Blue Devils expect an easy game Saturday when the Hokies travel to Wallace Wade Stadium. The Duke players and coaches still remember nine years of frustration in dealing with Virginia Tech – a losing streak that was only snapped by a narrow 13-10 margin […]

Duke, Virginia Tech football going in opposite directions

Duke is battling for a second straight ACC Coastal Division Championship, while Virginia Tech is languishing at the bottom of the division. That doesn’t mean the Blue Devils expect an easy game Saturday when the Hokies travel to Wallace Wade Stadium. The Duke players and coaches still remember nine years of frustration in dealing with Virginia Tech – a losing streak that was only snapped by a narrow 13-10 margin […]



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