Topics: Larry Fedora

Larry Fedora, 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.

3 takeaways from UNC football's spring game

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The North Carolina football team held its annual spring game on Saturday at Fetzer Field. 


Trubisky transitions into spotlight at UNC football's pro day

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Whatever name Mitchell Trubisky goes by won’t matter once he steps onto the field. With just one month until the NFL Draft, the Mitch versus Mitchell debate has taken on a life of its own during Trubisky’s quest to prove he can lead a professional franchise.


3 takeaways from UNC football's NFL Pro Timing Day

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On Tuesday, the North Carolina football team held its annual NFL Pro Timing Day at Navy Field to watch many former Tar Heel football players lift, run the 40-yard dash and complete a number of positional drills.


UNC football departures leave Fedora with his toughest test

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If the North Carolina football team’s head coach, Larry Fedora, coached your intramural flag football team, would you automatically win the championship?


Elijah Hood changes mind, leaves UNC for 2017 NFL Draft

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Elijah Hood is leaving, after all.

The junior running back has declared for the 2017 NFL Draft, two weeks after stating his intent to return to North Carolina for his senior season.


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 defensive tackle Nazair Jones declares for 2017 NFL Draft

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Nazair Jones has declared for the 2017 NFL Draft.

The redshirt junior defensive tackle will forgo his final year of eligibility, a decision he announced Friday on Instagram.


UNC football couldn't overcome mistakes in 28-21 loss to N.C. State

On its final drive, the North Carolina football team had one last shot to save the game.


UNC's Ryan Switzer says goodbye to Kenan Stadium with record performance

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Ryan Switzer choked back the tears, but his resolve had finally betrayed him. It was time to let go.


UNC football looks forward to NC State, Senior Day

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Standing along the sideline of Kenan Stadium on Saturday, Marquise Williams watched as the North Carolina football team he had led to an ACC title game a year ago thrashed The Citadel, 41-7. 


UNC football becomes final team to record interception in win over The Citadel

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There have been plenty of opportunities for the North Carolina football team’s defense. But each chance ended with a drop, a bobble or a mistimed jump — and a lot of frustration.


UNC punter Tom Sheldon continues putting it all together

Before the start of the 2016 season, North Carolina football Coach Larry Fedora was just worried about getting catfished. 


Mitch Trubisky reflects on late interception in UNC football's loss to Duke

North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky is no stranger to last minute drives — bringing the North Carolina football team back from late deficits in victories over Pittsburgh and Florida State earlier in the season.


UNC football remembers Victory Bell painting ahead of short week against Duke

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The North Carolina football team is dealing with a short turnaround this week because of a Thursday night road showdown against Duke. That means less time to prepare and practice before a pivotal conference contest.


Student-athletes take a stand against social injustices

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Roy Williams didn’t understand.


UNC football talks Trubisky draft stock and bye week at weekly press conference

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North Carolina head football coach Larry Fedora, senior cornerback Des Lawrence and redshirt junior quarterback Mitch Trubisky spoke with the media Monday inside the Kenan Football Center for the team’s weekly press conference.


UNC receivers fill void left by Mack Hollins' injury

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On Monday, North Carolina announced wide receiver Mack Hollins had surgery on his right collarbone — ending his senior season and, ultimately, his Tar Heel career.

It’s a massive loss for the offense. Hollins finishes his North Carolina career with 81 receptions for 1,667 yards and 20 touchdowns. But as much as the coaching staff and players will miss having Hollins, the job this week is to move forward.


UNC football reacts to Mack Hollins' season-ending injury

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In his weekly press conferences, North Carolina head football coach Larry Fedora usually answers questions about the previous weekend’s game and addresses ones about the upcoming week.


Mack Hollins ends UNC career after collarbone surgery

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Mack Hollins' collegiate career is effectively over.

On Sunday, the North Carolina senior receiver had season-ending surgery to repair his right collarbone, according to the team.


No. 17 UNC football falls apart in 34-3 loss to No. 25 Virginia Tech

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On its first offensive play of the game, the North Carolina football team was already threatening to break loose.