Topics: Larry Fedora

Larry Fedora, hired as North Carolina’s football coach in January 2012, comes to UNC after four years as head coach at the University of Southern Mississippi and hopes to revive a program reeling from NCAA sanctions. He replaces interim head coach Everett Withers, who took over the Tar Heels after Butch Davis was fired in September 2011 in connection with a NCAA investigation into the football program.

Night football games help Chapel Hill economy

Fans are used to seeing Carolina Blue skies during football games, but this season, that will change.

'Shak' Rashad brings flavor to Tar Heels

Quick. Pay attention. We don’t have that long with him.

Sophomore Ryan Switzer flipped a switch last season — can he do it again?

Ryan Switzer misjudged the flight of the ball, and it was slowly soaring over his head.

Mack Hollins: The Unlucky Kid

Here comes The Unlucky Kid, swallowing another mouthful of misfortune. Mack Hollins often takes the most out-of-the-way route to the football field, his dad thought it uncanny enough to attach “unlucky” to his middle son’s name. “When it came to getting lucky breaks,” Richard Hollins says, chuckling, “Mack always had to toe the rope.”

UNC football to open season Saturday against Liberty


The North Carolina football team’s 5-1 finish to the regular season and Belk Bowl victory over Cincinnati are things of the past, and the sweltering weeks of training camp are in the rearview mirror.

UNC to debut new TV ad during first football game

UNC has scrapped its “Minds on a Mission” TV promo and will unveil a new commercial during the telecast of the opening football game Saturday.

Four UNC football players suspended

Four football players have been suspended for an alleged hazing incident that reportedly left freshman walk-on wide receiver Jackson Boyer with a concussion.

4 UNC football players suspended before Liberty opener

North Carolina football head coach Larry Fedora has suspended four players — defensive backs Brian Walker, Donnie Miles, Des Lawrence and M.J. Stewart — from the team’s Saturday season opener against Liberty for “a violation of team policies.”

UNC football team under investigation for hazing

The University is investigating allegations of hazing among UNC football players.

Column: Team in limbo while Fedora decides who will get quarterback nod


I sat there in that Sutton’s booth, my head down and my face as bright as the leftover ketchup on my plate — picking at my little brother’s fries because I had already scarfed down my own.

UNC safeties look to improve defense


As the North Carolina football team walked off the field following Thursday’s practice, safeties Tim Scott and Dominique Green remained side by side as they approached the sideline, stripped their pads and placed them next to each other.

More to life than football for Caleb Pressley


What happens to a dream deferred?

Quarterback faceoff: Larry Fedora must choose starting quarterback soon


Marquise Williams remembers the first time he met Jameis Winston.

Football to hit the ground running

Don’t get TJ Logan wrong.

Younger defense looks to make quick impact 


There Tre Boston was, squeezing the ball that would later find its way into his mother’s shrine while he stood on UNC’s 4-yard line with his final collegiate interception in tow.

UNC football ready for kickoff


With the college football season just around the corner, the North Carolina football team and 13 other ACC teams sent representatives to Greensboro Sunday and Monday for the 2014 ACC Football Kickoff.

Storify: ACC Media Day

Closing in on a month before the start of the 2014 college football season, players and coaches from the ACC met in Greensboro for the conference's annual #ACCKickoff.

Q&A with country musician Chase Rice


Asheville native and former UNC linebacker Chase Rice will be releasing his album  Ignite the Night  on Aug. 19. Summer Editor Paige Ladisic talked to Rice about his experiences at UNC and what’s coming up next for him.

Darius Lipford enters NFL supplemental draft

North Carolina football player Darius Lipford has chosen to forgo his senior season at UNC and enter the 2014 NFL Supplemental Draft, according to a team spokesman.

Incoming freshman football player Avery Edwards charged with felony larceny

Avery Edwards, an incoming freshman tight end for the North Carolina football team, was arrested on May 23 at 3301 Hammond Road in Raleigh and charged with felony larceny, according to Wake County police reports. He appeared in court on Thursday.