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Former Woody Durham Colleagues Remember Time with Tar Heel Legend

Woody Durham, who served as the play-by-play voice for UNC athletics for 40 years, has died at the age of 76. Family members confirmed that Durham passed away peacefully at 12:45 a.m. Wednesday. Durham retired from the Tar Heel Sports Network in 2011 after four decades behind the microphone calling UNC games on WCHL and other affiliates across the state. Mick Mixon served as Durham’s broadcast partner and reflected on his life while speaking with WCHL’s Blake Hodge. http://audio.chapelboro.com.s3.amazonaws.com/2018/March/07/Mick%20for%20Thurs.mp3   Jones Angell was the protégé to Durham and succeeded him in the broadcast booth on the Tar Heel Sports...

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Henderson and Simmons to Join Tar Heel Sports Network Football Broadcasts

Two former UNC football standouts, William Henderson and Brian Simmons, will join the Tar Heel Sports Network for the 2016 football season as analysts.  Henderson and Simmons will join play-by-play voice Jones Angell and sideline reporter Lee Pace. Henderson will handle commentary duties in the booth with Angell for 8 of the 12 regular season games.  Simmons will be in the booth for the remaining 4 games. After leaving Chapel Hill, Henderson spent 12 years in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers.  He earned Pro Bowl and All-Pro honors in 2004 and was a member of the Packers’ team...

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