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.

UNC football team's hopes rely on tempo

Marquise Williams’ favorite word might be tempo.


Cayson Collins looks to boost UNC's defense against Miami

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For eight weeks Cayson Collins thought too much.


UNC football prepares to take on Miami

Ryan Switzer is, he’ll tell you, just trying to make something happen.


North Carolina prepares to face Miami's Duke

North Carolina fears The Duke. And it should.

This isn’t the Duke that answers to a Blue Devil and can’t travel eight miles through the snow.


Mack Hollins leads UNC football to a win over UVa

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. — Mack Hollins, everyone.


UNC closely defeats Virginia, 28-27

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — From the loudspeakers arose a song of chaos, Ozzy Osbourne’s “Crazy Train,” as if Scott Stadium’s music coordinator knew, by heart, the appropriate anthem for the North Carolina football team’s off-the-rails season.


Howlett's take on Virginia: The game plan

They took the field 53 weeks ago in Raleigh, not knowing where their season would go, whether it would crater, once more, on the road against an ACC foe, or achieve some earnest uplift.

The Tar Heels had quashed a five-game losing streak one week before in Chapel Hill against Boston College, but of only this did North Carolina’s football team remain certain: Its game Nov.


UNC football looks to move forward after Wainstein report

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Tim Scott has seen all the cracks with the North Carolina football team.


Georgia Tech victory boosts confidence of UNC football team

Since Aug. 30, the Georgia Tech football game was the first time the North Carolina running backs had gotten more than 30 touches in a game.


Fedora lauds quarterback Williams’ game at Monday press conference

Three minutes, seven seconds, one final conversation — a coach and his quarterback.

As the North Carolina football team stood dumbfounded Saturday night in Kenan Memorial Stadium after Georgia Tech took a 43-42 lead on a 75-yard reverse play with just more than three minutes remaining, Coach Larry Fedora turned to the one guy on the sideline he knew he could count on. Marquise Williams.


Column: Hell yeah, Larry!

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In the pressroom after UNC’s 48-43 win against Georgia Tech Saturday night, after Marquise Williams set a UNC record for total yards in consecutive games, I asked Larry Fedora a question.


UNC's offense saves the day

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If you ever want anything from Marquise Williams, be sure to have cash, because the quarterback never takes credit.


T.J. Logan scores game-winning touchdown as UNC beats GT 48-43

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A knowing silence took hold of Kenan Stadium.


Williams plans to 'bring the fire' against Georgia Tech

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After the North Carolina football team's 34-17 loss to Virginia Tech Oct. 4, the Tar Heels’ offensive linemen decided they needed to make amends.


Athletic dining services now limited to football

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UNC football players can now text their breakfast orders in to chefs and pick them up from the Kenan Football Center on the way to class.


UNC football still plagued by penalties

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Coach Larry Fedora stuttered for a second and cited a vague form of positive reinforcement as punishment.


Despite 50-43 loss, UNC plays better brand of football

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Notre Dame Stadium grew eerily quiet as more than 80,000 fans stood in shock trying to make sense of what had just happened.


Williams does it all, but Tar Heels still come up short

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He gave everything he had in him, and then a little more because that’s what Marquise Williams does.


UNC quarterback Marquise Williams to face old friend on Saturday

Just Sunday, North Carolina quarterback Marquise Williams saw his phone light up with Everett Golson’s name on it.


UNC defense fortifies against Everett Golson

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As the North Carolina football team prepares to head to South Bend, Ind., to take on No. 5 Notre Dame, Coach Larry Fedora is excited about where his team is sitting.