Football

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Fedora brings fresh faces to UNC coaching staff

Larry Fedora hires eight assistant coaches for his football staff, most of whom he has worked with in some capacity in the past. Gone are all on-field assistant coaches from the Butch Davis era, which leaves a legacy of multiple 8-5 seasons and an NCAA investigation into academic improprieties and improper agent relationships.


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Trustees approve Larry Fedora as UNC football coach

The UNC Board of Trustees met Friday morning and approved Larry Fedora as North Carolina’s next head football coach. Fedora, who agreed to a contract that will pay him $1.7 million per year, was introduced at a press conference at the Loudermilk Center for Excellence on Friday afternoon.


Fedora officially announced as UNC's football coach

North Carolina officially announced Larry Fedora as the new football head coach on Thursday afternoon. Fedora had previously coached at Southern Mississippi, where he went 11-2 this season after winning the Conference USA Championship game. UNC interim coach Everett Withers, who interviewed last week for the permanent job, will coach the Tar Heels on Dec.