Rolfe Neill was the editor-and-chief of The Daily Tar Heel in 1953-54 and the recipient of the second Distinguished Alumni Award. Neill, who later in his career became the publisher of The Charlotte Observer, gives advice to young journalists entering an uncertain world.
North Carolina junior Stephen Mulherin earned the opportunity to run at the NCAA Cross Country Championship meet after his strong performance Friday at the Southeast Regional in Earlysville, Virginia.
Gene Chizik announced he is stepping down as the Tar Heels’ defensive coordinator to spend more time with family.
The North Carolina men’s basketball team will play at Pittsburgh tomorrow at noon. The No. 8 Tar Heels and the Panthers have already played once this season — a Jan. 31 matchup in Chapel Hill in which UNC narrowly avoided the upset in an entertaining 80-78 win.
The North Carolina women’s golf team looked for consistency at the Bryan National Collegiate tournament in Brown Summit, N.C., this weekend.