The Daily Tar Heel

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Tuesday June 6th


DTH Photo Illustration. Two UNC students are pictured exchanging money. House Bill 347 would legalize sports betting in North Carolina.

Column: Sports betting is a dangerous game

"North Carolina needs to properly address the industry of online sports betting with safeguards and preemptive policies to help our vulnerable youth. We have seen the spread of addiction in the schools of surrounding states, and we have no reason to bet against it."

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Graduate attackman Logan McGovern (1) cradles the ball during the men's lacrosse game against Brown at Dorrance Field on Saturday, March 11, 2023. UNC won 19-6.

No. 10 UNC men's lacrosse drops home game to No. 3 Virginia, 19-12

After losing to Duke and Ohio State who are both ranked within the top 25, this was the perfect opportunity for UNC to prove itself against one of the top-ranked teams in the country. With the Tar Heels being unable to secure a win, questions concerning offensive capabilities that have plagued earlier losses this season return to the forefront. 

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UNC graduate student Abbey Forbes serves the ball during the women's tennis match against the University of Miami on Saturday, April 1, 2023, at the Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center.

'Coming home': How her brother's battle with cancer brought tennis standout Abbey Forbes to UNC

While Luke Forbes finished up chemotherapy in August of last year, graduate transfer tennis player Abbey Forbes wanted to be at her brother’s side during the final stages of his treatment. Playing at the highest level in her home state lets her do just that and more. “I'm really glad I stuck it out at UCLA because I had a really great time there too, and because I've lived (in North Carolina) my whole life,” she said. “I got to experience something new, and I think that I'm a better person now because of that experience.”

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