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Saturday August 13th

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UNC holds a 7-3 halftime lead over Virginia Tech

BLACKSBURG, VA. — With a chance to win the Coastal Division, the No. 12 North Carolina football enters halftime holding a 7-3 lead over Virginia Tech at Lane Stadium. Here are three things to note about the game so far.


UNC leads Miami 31-0 at the half: Numbers to know

The North Carolina football team is continuing where it left off against Duke last Saturday, leading Miami 31-0 entering the half. While we haven't seen as many explosive passing plays as we did last week, the Tar Heel ground game has been enough to gouge Miami's defense. Quarterback Marquise Williams in particular has looked dangerous running the ball, totaling 84 rushing yards and getting into the end zone twice.


Hark the Tweets, Nov. 11

We are back after two weeks with a new edition of Hark the Tweets! I know you missed us last week, but don't worry loyal reader because "I got your back". Take a five minute break from re-watching the UNC-Duke football highlights from this weekend and join me in looking at the best tweets about UNC athletics this week.


UNC leads Duke 38-10 at halftime

Marquise Williams is throttling the Duke Blue Devils after the first half in Chapel Hill, pushing the North Carolina football team to a 38-10 lead in Kenan Stadium.


Hark the Tweets, Oct. 29

We are back with this week's edition of Hark the Tweets! After an eventful weekend in Chapel Hill I've gone and hand picked the best tweets from UNC athletics for your viewing pleasure.


Our ACC Media Day Ballots

The ACC hosted its annual Operation Basketball on Wednesday in Charlotte, and with that came the preseason media poll. In addition to checking out the final poll with the previous link, we are also giving you a look at the three Daily Tar Heel reporters who submitted ballots of their own.


Press Coverage Episode 9: ACC Media Day

Welcome to another edition of Press Coverage. Today Carlos, Jeremy and Jackson talked about Operation Basketball, ACC's men's basketball media day, and many of the questions that are still lingering around the North Carolina team. After that, we broke down the UNC-Pitt football game and the implications that it has for the Coastal Divsion of the ACC.


First half notes: UNC 13, Virginia 13

At halftime, UNC and Virginia are tied at 13. Virginia will receive the opening kickoff in the second half. Here are three things to note about the first 30 minutes of game action.


Hark the Tweets, Oct. 22

Don't worry loyal readers, after a two-week long hiatus due to Fall Break, we are back with a brand spanking new edition of Hark The Tweets. Since it has been two weeks since our last post, expect these tweets to be twice as good as normal.


InstaHeels, Oct. 20

Hello and welcome to another rousing edition of InstaHeels! Make sure to join The Daily Tar Heel sport desk every Tuesday to check out some of our favorite photos and videos from UNC coaches and student-athletes.


Press Coverage: Episode 8

The boys of DTH sports are back with another episode of Press Coverage! Sports Editor Pat James, Senior Writer Carlos Collazo and Assistant Sports Editor C Jackson Cowart discuss what they learned from the North Carolina men's basketball team's media and preview Saturday's football game against Wake Forest.