BUBBA CUNNINGHAM


11/9/2015 11:15pm

Letter: ​Come out to the last home football game

TO THE EDITOR: Tar Heel Nation: Thank you for the tremendous enthusiasm and support you provided during the game against Duke. Your passion for the team and the rivalry was felt on every play, helping the Tar Heels beat the Blue Devils in record fashion. The student section in particular was fantastic! Thanks for making this one of our most memorable games in Kenan Stadium.


1/21/2015 12:55am

NCAA approves student-athlete support

UNC was one of 65 schools that voted to pass legislation on Saturday to better financially support student-athletes across the country with an increased value of athletic scholarships. 


1/6/2015 10:39pm

Gene Chizik

Gene Chizik possible next defensive coordinator

During the 2014 football season, the North Carolina defense was torched week in and week out — finishing the season ranked No. 117 in total defense out of the 125 teams in the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision.


9/30/2014 12:37am

Working group talks athletic department's interactions with Honor Court

Less than a month after four football players were sent to the student attorney general for being accused of assaulting redshirt freshman wide receiver Jackson Boyer during training camp, the Student-Athlete Academic Initiative Working Group reviewed the Department of Athletics’ procedures for interacting with the Honor Court. 


7/10/2013 1:57pm

More questions arise in Hairston case

The University’s athletic department has acknowledged a series of revelations in the national media regarding North Carolina shooting guard P.J. Hairston and a Durham man with ties to his case.


6/12/2013 1:05pm

Cops, athletic officials mum on P.J. Hairston case

In the days since sophomore guard P.J. Hairston was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana and driving without a license, few details have been released about his case — and even less is known about the potential implications of his arrest.


1/8/2013 10:20pm

Athletic department releases 3-year plan

Throughout his career, legendary North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith always had six words for his players. Now, decades later, Athletic Director Bubba Cunningham has six similar words for his department — six words that summarize its new strategic plan, which was released today.