UNC ATHLETICS AND STUDENT ATHLETES


1/21/2015 12:55am

NCAA approves student-athlete support

UNC was one of 65 schools that voted to pass legislation on Saturday to better financially support student-athletes across the country with an increased value of athletic scholarships. 

1/12/2015 12:29am

Athlete working group at UNC might disband

After naming most of its objectives, the Student-Athlete Academic Initiative Working Group is considering handing over its responsibilities to the Faculty Athletics Committee and other committees.


12/1/2014 1:09am

Student-athletes weigh in on getting paid

Starting point guard Marcus Paige might be an amateur, but this month his signed jersey is going for about $270 on Ebay — nearly $195 more than what UNC Student Stores charges for his nameless, unsigned jersey’s replica. 


9/30/2014 12:37am

Working group talks athletic department's interactions with Honor Court

Less than a month after four football players were sent to the student attorney general for being accused of assaulting redshirt freshman wide receiver Jackson Boyer during training camp, the Student-Athlete Academic Initiative Working Group reviewed the Department of Athletics’ procedures for interacting with the Honor Court. 


9/10/2014 4:17pm

Report filed for alleged football team assault

More than two weeks after four football players were suspended for violating a team policy when they were accused of assaulting a redshirt freshman on the team, the Department of Public Safety has acknowledged the incident might have occurred.