Football

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The UNC football team poses for a picture after its victory over Florida State in Tallahassee on Oct. 1.

UNC football prepares for Hyundai Sun Bowl against Stanford

The North Carolina football team will take the field one final time this season at 11 a.m. in the Hyundai Sun Bowl against Stanford. The No. 18 Cardinal (9-3, 6-3 Pac-12) comes into the game on a five-game winning streak, with its last loss coming in October against No. 10 Colorado.


Thomas Jackson ready to take next step for UNC football

It’s been a big year for Thomas Jackson. The junior wide receiver has caught four touchdowns in 2016 — tied with injured senior Mack Hollins for third most on the team. Ask him, and he can rattle off exactly when he scored them: against Florida State, Virginia, Duke and N.C. State.


UNC football falls 28-21 to N.C. State to end ACC Coastal hopes

After falling behind 21-0 early to in-state rival N.C. State, the North Carolina football team roared its way back to within seven points in the fourth quarter. But the Tar Heels (8-4, 5-3 ACC) were unable to climb all the way back, falling 28-21 to the Wolfpack (6-6, 3-5 ACC) on senior day at Kenan Stadium.