By Matt Paul
  • The Grid

    The Grid: Playoffs – Round Two

    November 20, 2014 at 2:25 pm

    Two of our area teams will be in action Friday night when the high school football playoffs roll on.

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    Tar Heels Crush Crusaders 112-34 In Final Tune-Up

    November 7, 2014 at 11:02 pm

    With a balanced offensive approach and a staunch defensive effort, the UNC men’s basketball team blasted Belmont Abbey 112-34 in a Friday night exhibition game at Dean E. Smith Center.

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    ECU Football Shatters Records In 70-41 Defeat Of UNC

    September 20, 2014 at 8:17 pm

    East Carolina compiled a school-record 789 total yards of offense and nearly set a Pirate standard for points when it thumped UNC 70-41 before a stadium record 51,082 fans, eclipsing the previous mark when UNC last traveled to Greenville in 2011.

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    The Whole Nine Yards – Wk. 4

    September 10, 2014 at 1:40 pm

    Talk about symmetry … after three weeks, we have three area high school football teams that are 3-0.

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    The Whole Nine Yards

    August 27, 2014 at 12:46 pm

    High school football is back and so is Trai Sharp.

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    CHHS Women’s Soccer Wins State Title

    May 31, 2014 at 5:22 pm

    The Chapel Hill women’s soccer team scored a pair of second half goals, capturing its first-ever state title with a 2-1 win over West Regional champ and No. 6 seed Weddington in Saturday’s North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3A title match at NC State University. The No. 9 seeded Tigers (23-1 with a lone […]

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    Will Previous Tourney Experience Help Heels?

    March 20, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    As the UNC men’s basketball team prepares for Friday’s NCAA Tournament opening-round game vs. Providence, it is interesting to consider if last season’s two-game run helps or hurts the Tar Heels. Was a win over Villanova in the round of 64 before falling to Roy Williams’ former Kansas squad in the second round meaningless or […]

  • The Chapel Hill Tigers girls' basketball team won the 2013-2014 NCHSAA 3A state championship defeating Hickory 69-56 completing the perfect season at 32-0.

    CHHS Wins 3A NCHSAA Girls’ Basketball State Title With Perfect Season

    March 16, 2014 at 1:05 am

    Chapel Hill capped a perfect season with a 69-56 win over Hickory in Saturday’s state 3-A girls’ basketball championship game at the Dean Smith Center.

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    Well-Heeled NBA, Thanks To Ex-UNC Standouts

    March 13, 2014 at 12:19 pm

    The Dallas Mavericks? With three former UNC basketball standouts on its roster, perhaps the NBA team should be called the Dallas Tar Heels. Along with the high-flying Vince Carter, now in his 16th season, Mark Cuban’s team also boasts Brandan Wright and Wayne Ellington. Carter may be in the twilight of his career, but he’s […]

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    Duke Women’s First Defeat Of UNC This Season Comes In ACC Semis

    March 9, 2014 at 3:04 am

    Hitting six straight free throws over the final 45 seconds, the Duke women’s basketball team overcame an eight-point second half deficit to topple the UNC Tar Heels 66-61 in the ACC semifinals Saturday.

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