Cavs play host to Heels
October 24, 2014 - 10:23pm
The numbers suggest Virginia could find a cure for its offensive inconsistency today.
UNC's Williams: 'Very sad time'
October 24, 2014 - 10:23pm
By AARON BEARDAP Basketball WriterCHAPEL HILL — North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said Friday it’s a “very sad time” at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his program “thought we were doing the right thing.”After his team’s exhibition victory Friday night, Williams spoke for the first time in response to a report released Wednesday that outlined how fraud ran unchecked in a department for nearly two decades.
Oversight failure worsened fraud
By AARON BEARD and EMERY P. DALESIO | October 23, 2014 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — An alarming lack of institutional oversight at the University of North Carolina allowed an academic fraud scandal to run unchecked for nearly two decades and has the school reeling from the scandal’s fallout.
ACC cherishes Thursday exposure
By Hank Kurz Jr. | October 22, 2014 - 10:23pm
Atlantic Coast Conference football has enjoyed a long run in the starring role on Thursday Night Lights.
Far-reaching fraud at UNC
By AARON BEARD and EMERY P. DALESIO | October 22, 2014 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — A scandal involving bogus classes and inflated grades at the University of North Carolina was bigger than previously reported, encompassing about 1,500 athletes who got easy A’s and B’s over a span of nearly two decades, according to an investigation released Wednesday.
Manning focusing on fundamentals
By Joedy Mccreary | October 21, 2014 - 10:23pm
WINSTON-SALEM — When his Wake Forest players couldn’t get a defensive drill quite right, new coach Danny Manning made them do it again — and again.
Fraud findings to be released
By Aaron Beard | October 21, 2014 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina has faced three years of questions about how academic fraud took place in a department popular with athletes.
Williams gives Heels' offense spark
By Aaron Beard | October 20, 2014 - 10:24pm
CHAPEL HILL — Marquise Williams suddenly has North Carolina’s quarterback job to himself. And the Tar Heels’ offense is rolling.
Top 25: Mountaineers stun Baylor
October 18, 2014 - 11:56pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — When West Virginia needed another late push to pull out a win, Clint Trickett and Kevin White came up big again.
ACC: Duke drops Cavs again
October 18, 2014 - 10:23pm
DURHAM — Duke took control of its divisional race — and made itself bowl eligible once again — by finding yet another way to beat the team it seemingly can’t lose to.
ACC: Duke-Virginia highlights slate
October 17, 2014 - 10:23pm
DURHAM — It’s a sign of how far Duke’s program has come that reaching bowl eligibility has become almost an afterthought.
Cavs have bad Duke memories
By Hank Kurz Jr. | October 16, 2014 - 10:23pm
Virginia linebacker Max Valles and his teammates don’t have fond memories of last season’s game against Duke.
BB gun incident report released
October 15, 2014 - 10:23pm
RALEIGH — According to documents, the BB gun incident that led to a one-game suspension for seven North Carolina State football players caused $880 worth of damage to two cars.
Duke women begin practice
By Joedy Mccreary | October 15, 2014 - 10:23pm
DURHAM — Duke doesn’t view this season as a rebuilding year.
Slive announces retirement
By Ralph D. Russo | October 14, 2014 - 10:23pm
Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive will retire next summer after 13 years leading the league to unprecedented success and prosperity.
Penalties continue for struggling Heels
By Aaron Beard | October 13, 2014 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — The penalties are adding up for North Carolina again.
’Pack suspends 7 players
October 13, 2014 - 10:23pm
RALEIGH — North Carolina State suspended seven players — including its leading tackler and a second defensive starter — for this week’s game against Louisville for their involvement in a BB gun incident, coach Dave Doeren said Monday.
Coach: Winston will not miss games
By Kareem Copeland | October 13, 2014 - 10:23pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Coach Jimbo Fisher said Florida State’s Jameis Winston has committed no crime and is adamant the quarterback will not miss any games this season due to an ongoing sexual assault investigation.
ACC: Devils upend Jackets
October 11, 2014 - 10:23pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Dak Prescott ran for two touchdowns and threw for another, leading No. 3 Mississippi State to a 38-23 victory over No. 2 Auburn on Saturday.
ACC: Golson was nearly a Tar Heel
October 10, 2014 - 10:23pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Basketball nearly lured Everett Golson to North Carolina.
Former athletes sue networks, leagues
October 7, 2014 - 10:23pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A group of 10 former college athletes have filed a proposed class action, antitrust lawsuit against several television networks and college conferences, including ESPN, CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox and the Southeastern Conference, for profiting off their names and likenesses without their permission in both ads and televising games.
Heels searching for consistent offense
By Aaron Beard | October 6, 2014 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina’s offense was not supposed to be a question mark.
Top 10 teams tumble
October 4, 2014 - 10:23pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Dak Prescott threw two touchdown passes, added three Tebow-style TD runs, and No. 12 Mississippi State overwhelmed No. 6 Texas A&M 48-31 on Saturday.
ACC: N.C. teams lose big
October 4, 2014 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — Kendall Fuller returned an interception 47 yards for a momentum-shifting touchdown and Virginia Tech beat North Carolina 34-17 on Saturday.
ACC: Teams try to avoid 0-2 starts
October 3, 2014 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — Neither Virginia Tech nor North Carolina can afford many more losses in a cloudy Atlantic Coast Conference divisional race.