UNC Forward Alessia Russo (19) traps the ball out of the air to progress an offensive push. North Carolina defeated Colorado 1-0 at Chapel Hill in the second round of the NCAA Women's soccer tournament on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019.

'A simple finish': Alessia Russo's goal lifts UNC over Colorado in NCAA Tournament

“As tournament time is kicking in, we’re getting less and less chances, so it’s just about being clinical,” Alessia Russo said. “Luckily, with the assists we’ve been getting from all of the girls in the past few games, they’ve just been coming nicely. It’s just a simple finish.”


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A recount completed on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 officially confirmed UNC senior Tai Huynh has taken incumbent Nancy Oates' seat in the race for Chapel Hill Town Council. 

After a recount, Oates is out, Huynh is in

Per Orange County election law, non-prevailing candidates within one percent may request a recount after results are certified at the Board of Elections’ canvas meeting. After requesting a recount of the Chapel Hill Town Council race, incumbent Nancy Oates will finish her term on Dec. 4, and UNC student Tai Huynh will join the Council.


DTH Photo Illustration. Many students have been selling their tickets to home football and basketball games on Facebook groups, which is against the University's Honor Code. 

Here's why some students violate the Honor Code to attend UNC athletic games

It's no secret that many students have violated Honor Code in order to attend a sports game. But who's to blame? The students or the lottery system? Since the football ticket system became a lottery, the issue has gotten more complicated. Some students buy and sell football tickets as a way to make money, but this can make it expensive for student fans to see big games.  Policies such as first come, first serve have been suggested as solutions to the issue, using Duke University's ticket system as an example. Gerry Lajoie, senior assistant director of athletics and ticket operations, said he suggests students wait in the standby line if they can't get tickets.