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3/7/2018 10:49am

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 


3/4/2018 10:45pm

Sports editor Chapel Fowler

COLUMN: I'm tired of underestimating, so ...

 Head coach Roy Williams admits his team has no rim protector and laments his players’ lack of 3-point defense. But, as he explained after a March 3 loss to Duke, “We’ve been able to make up for it and win a couple of games anyway.” 


3/1/2018 11:28pm

Current UNC men's basketball player Aaron Rohlman with his mother, Deborah, and his father, George, after a high school football game. Photo courtesy of the Rohlman family. 

Senior Aaron Rohlman is driven by his late father, George, and faith

“I know he's up there right now,” Aaron Rohlman says, “and he's looking down on me, saying 'Hey, that's my boy. And I am so proud of him and everything that he's done.’"  Through faith, Rohlman found the strength to continue through life after his father's death, and kept playing the game they both loved.