By Matt Oakes Sports Director, Columnist & Commentator // UNC 2013
  • The Grid

    The Grid: Southern Durham @ Orange

    November 6, 2014 at 3:49 pm

    An undefeated season and a conference title will be on the line under the lights Friday night.

  • J.P. Tokoto leaps over a defender (Todd Melet)

    Tokoto Targeting Top For ‘No-Fear Tar Heels’

    November 4, 2014 at 6:11 pm

    UNC junior forward J.P. Tokoto may be one of the most explosive athletes in ACC basketball. With a new season nearly here, Tokoto says he’s been improving his jump shot in the hopes of providing a scoring lift for the Tar Heels.

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    UNC Volleyball Soaring To New Heights

    November 3, 2014 at 7:59 pm

    The North Carolina volleyball team set a new program-high ranking of No. 8 in the updated AVCA Coaches Poll released Monday.

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    UNC RB Romar Morris Charged With DWI

    November 3, 2014 at 1:37 pm

    North Carolina starting running back Romar Morris was arrested early Sunday morning in Chapel Hill and charged with a DWI.

  • UNC's Williams drops back (Miami Athletics)

    Tar Heels Licking Wounds Heading Into Bye Week

    November 2, 2014 at 6:58 pm

    It was tricks not treats for the Tar Heels over Halloween weekend.

  • Tough day at the office for the Tar Heels (Miami Athletics)

    Tar Heels Trounced By Canes 47-20

    November 1, 2014 at 5:36 pm

    The North Carolina football team fell at Miami 47-20 in a critical ACC Coastal Division matchup Saturday afternoon and dropped to 4-5 on the season and 2-3 in the conference.

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    Breakin’ It Down: Miami

    October 31, 2014 at 10:06 am

    The North Carolina football team has scratched and clawed its way back to a .500 record, both overall and in the ACC. In the crowded Coastal division of the ACC, that’s good enough to have the Tar Heels back in the thick of it. Last week’s thrilling 28-27 win at Virginia gives UNC a ton […]

  • Coach Fedora and the Tar Heels (Elliott Rubin)

    Underdog Tar Heels Strive To Survive Hurricanes

    October 30, 2014 at 8:35 pm

    The North Carolina football team, 4-4 on the season and 2-2 in ACC play, will take on the 5-3 Miami Hurricanes, also 2-2 in conference, Saturday at 12:30 p.m. in Sun Life Stadium. ***Listen to the story*** Both teams harbor realistic hopes of an ACC Coastal division crown, but neither can afford a loss this […]

  • The Grid

    The Grid: Week 11

    October 29, 2014 at 1:24 pm

    This week, we’ll have a double dose of high school football action on WCHL, 97.9 FM with live broadcasts on both Thursday and Friday night, Halloween.

  • Kennedy Meeks fired up! (Photo by Todd Melet)

    Transformed Meeks Poised For Breakout Season

    October 28, 2014 at 8:10 pm

    Low-post returning starter Kennedy Meeks could be an X-factor for the No. 6 North Carolina men’s basketball team this season.