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Woody Durham was honored during a halftime ceremony on Feb. 17, 2016, in the Smith Center.

Woody Durham, longtime voice of the Tar Heels, dies at 76

Woody Durham, who had served as the radio play-by-play commentator for North Carolina athletics for 40 years, died on Wednesday morning in Chapel Hill. He was 76 years old. The Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association will honor Durham this week at the men's basketball ACC Tournament in Brooklyn 


Hunter Crafford (30), Zach Goins (37), Tolson Jeffrey (95), and Chris Ripberger (35) are walk-ons to the UNC football team. Photo courtesy of Zach Goins.

Put me in, Coach: "Walk-On U" spotlights UNC's walk-ons

For every starting lineup of a college football team, there is a crew of guys who may never get to take a snap in a game. These walk-ons manage to balance tough school work and regimented practices without being compensated with benefits that scholarship players receive.