The Tar Heels (3-4, 2-2 ACC) haven't lost four consecutive games to the Blue Devils since the 1950s.
Heading into this weekend's rivalry game, UNC football's senior class is winless against Duke. That's added extra motivation to upperclassmen and underclassmen alike as they prepare for the critical Coastal Division battle at Kenan Stadium.
A tumultuous past few seasons have seen the Tar Heels fall to Duke in three straight games for the first time since the late eighties. This year's team is intent on changing that, though — for the sake of their veteran teammates.
“A lot of things we do are for the seniors,” Anderson, a redshirt sophomore, said. “It’s their last ride.”