News & Sports Archive
SACS Visits UNC for Reform Update
UNC’s accrediting body paid them a visit this week. This comes after the university was placed on probation by the organization after details emerge...
Stroman On Sports
At UNC, The Science Of Basketball
UNC hosts its Basketball Analytics summit this weekend.
UNC Baseball Obliterates No. 8 South Carolina in Charlotte, 15-0
If there’s one thing for sure about the No. 15 UNC baseball team this season it’s that any championship hopes will depend on how much its ...
Ringo Starr Cancels Cary Concert
Citing HB2, Ringo Starr has announced that he would not play a scheduled concert in Cary. The show was scheduled for June 18th at the Koka Booth Amp...
Tar Feels, Road to Rio & Ram Fam
Sports Xtra is a weekly television show produced by students at The University of North Carolina. Its purpose is to highlight, analyze and commen...
Roy Williams Anticipates UNC Underclassmen Will Declare For NBA Draft
Expect UNC basketball players to declare early for the NBA Draft this year. “I think that some of our guys will try to go to the combine, will d...
Chapel Hill Experiencing String of Second Story Break-Ins
Chapel Hill has been faced with a string of home break-ins recently, with the thieves entering on the second story, according to Chapel Hill Police Li...
Mary Bridget Davies Explains ‘A Night With Janis Joplin’
‘A Night With Janis Joplin’ is a musical that focuses on the music of Janis Joplin. It stars Mary Bridget Davies. Davies tells Ron Stutts ...
More North Carolinians Than Ever Are Working From Home
Teleworking: The New Normal More North Carolinians than ever are working from home, or “teleworking,” according to a new study. More than 200,000 ...
Zac Gallen Named National Pitcher of the Week
UNC junior Zac Gallen has been named the National Pitcher of the Week by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, the group announced Tue...
December Robbery Suspect Arrested Tuesday
An arrest has been made in connection with a December robbery in Chapel Hill. A release from the US Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force says that Natha...
No. 15 UNC Takes on No. 8 South Carolina in Charlotte
A day after it was originally scheduled, the North Carolina Tar Heels will be involved in a rare mid-week Top 25 matchup on Wednesday. No. 15 UNC will...
Orange County Homes Are Pricier – But How Much Pricier? And Why?
Housing is expensive in Orange County - to the tune of nearly $350,000 per house.
Downtown Chapel Hill Water Main Break Repaired
A water main break that was first reported early Tuesday morning has been repaired more than 12 hours later. OWASA officials says that a crew complet...
Chapel Hill Ready To Invest In New Buses
Chapel Hill, Carrboro and UNC have agreed on a debt financing plan to add 10 to 15 new buses to start replacing a large portion of the current bus fle...
Roy Williams Reflects On National Championship Loss
Roy Williams never saw the ball go in the basket. “As soon as he went up to shoot it, I knew it was going in,” he said. “I watched h...
McCrory Issues Executive Order Regarding House Bill 2
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory has issued an Executive Order regarding the recently-passed House Bill 2. McCrory says that the order is a result ...
UNC Goalie Named Co-ACC Defender Of The Week
UNC men’s lacrosse goalie Brian Balkam has been named Co-ACC Defender of the Week after his role in the Tar Heels’ 16-8 victory over Virg...
UNC Women’s Lacrosse Sweeps Weekly Awards
After making a strong statement with a 15-5 win over fifth-ranked Louisville last weekend, two Tar Heels will take home hardware. Attacker Sammy Jo Tr...
250 New Jobs on Hold Due to HB2
Deutsche Bank is freezing plans to create 250 new jobs in Cary. The bank announced the decision on Tuesday in a message on the company’s website tha...