From staff reports
A police report detailing sophomore basketball player P.J. Hairston’s arrest Wednesday night states that a 9mm handgun, nine rounds of ammunition and 43.2 grams of marijuana were found at the scene.
The Kentucky Wildcats will travel to Chapel Hill on Dec. 14, 2013 to resume their series with the North Carolina men’s basketball team. The Tar Heels will return the favor by heading to Rupp Arena in the 2014-15 season.
Classes at UNC are canceled starting at noon due to adverse winter weather, according to a release on UNC’s main website.
Live updates from Daily Tar Heel reporters at election parties across the state. Update: Garrett Jacobs, chairman of College Republicans, said because Obama won re-election, things are not going to get much better because there is too much gridlock within Congress. He said very little will be done until 2016, and Obama does not have a solid plan. “I’m obviously disappointed, but I’m an American, and I’m not going to move to Canada,” he said. -Lorna Holden and Lucinda Shen
UNC freshman David Shannon climbed machinery at a concrete plant on Guthrie Avenue in Carrboro and fell from a height of 17 feet, suffering injuries that may have been fatal, according to a release from the Carrboro Police Department.
The Carrboro Police Department is investigating the death of UNC student David Palmer Shannon, according to a release sent out Sunday morning.
Steve Case, co-founder of AOL, will be the University’s spring commencement speaker, according to a release from UNC spokesman Mike McFarland.
The University today announced the membership of the committee that will be charged with recommending a new chancellor to replace Holden Thorp. It will meet first Oct. 5
The UNC Board of Trustees has called an emergency meeting Wednesday at 4 p.m. via teleconference to discuss “personnel matters,” according to a news release sent out Tuesday afternoon.
Two days after holding off Holy Cross 62-54, the North Carolina men’s basketball team trails Belmont 41-34 at the half.
After putting together a historic shooting performance in the first half against Oakland last Friday, the North Carolina men’s basketball is tied 25-25 with Holy Cross at halftime.
The ACC portion of the North Carolina basketball team’s 2012-13 schedule has been released.
The Tar Heels swept the series from Duke this weekend at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park — here are the high lights. Finals: UNC 2, Duke 1. UNC 15, Duke 1. UNC 3, Duke 0.
The North Carolina men’s basketball team is beating Mississippi Valley State 41-27 at halftime on the strength of ten points each from John Henson and Harrison Barnes. UNC has struggled at the line so far at the Smith Center, making only eight of 19 free throws — a 42.1-percent clip. But the Tar Heels have been strong in the paint, where they’ve scored 24 points.
We talked with Harrison Barnes at today’s pick-up basketball game on the Granville courts, and the freshman says he’s still deciding whether to enter the NBA draft or stay at UNC. His decision-making process has, of course, prompted wide speculation from many who claim they have insight into what he’ll do.
If there was any doubt that Chancellor Holden Thorp has a sense of humor — or talent for solving Rubix Cubes — this video clip from a competition in the 1980’s will solve that confusion.
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Here at Pit Talk, we really love our basketball players. Especially when they’re shirtless and making fun of each other in the locker room. Goodman: The Marshall Plan
There was a proposal in the Kvetching board today: To the most wonderful girl in the world, who I have been dating for four years and six months: I would love to spend the rest of my life with you. She said yes!