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The Man Who Created The Turnover Chain Got Into Trouble At UNC

The whole internet loves the turnover chain, the Miami Hurricanes’ lovely chain that’s given to players on the football team that force turnovers. But I regret to inform you that the maker of the chain has a shady history with the NCAA and interacting with athletes.<p>The chain has become a cottage …

Sports

The creator of Miami’s turnover chain was banned from interacting with UNC athletes

Miami’s “turnover chain” has become a charming detail in one of college football’s best stories – that of the Hurricanes’ national resurgence. The …

College & University

Student found dead at UNC Greenboro

GREENSBORO – Police are investigating an incident where a student was found unresponsive at the University of North Carolina’s Greensboro …

Crime

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College & University

FCS playoff selection show 2017 live stream: Start time, TV schedule, and how to watch online

Will the final Saturday before Selection Sunday shake up the FCS playoff field?<p>The Football Championship Subdivision season is now in the bag, and it’s time for the playoff selection show on Sunday at <b>11 a</b><b>.</b><b>m</b><b>.</b> <b>ET on ESPNU (</b><b>live stream</b><b>)</b>.<p>Starting with the selection of 24 teams, the top eight seeded …

College Football

NC Central vs. North Carolina A&T 2017 live stream: Time, TV channel, and how to watch online

The best of HBCU football is on display in Greensboro, N.C.<p>One of the FCS’s most-storied rivalries will add another chapter Saturday afternoon. Only one team stands between North Carolina A&T and a perfect regular season — and it’s the Aggies’ biggest rival. North Carolina A&T will play host to …

College Football

College Football Picks Against The Spread Early November 18, 2017

TAMPA, FL – JANUARY 7: The National Championship Trophy during the College Football Playoff National Championship Media Day on January 7, 2017 at …

College Football

UConn, Maryland advance to field hockey final

Nina Klein made a career-high 13 saves to keep UConn's title hopes alive with a 2-1 shootout win over North Carolina. Maryland and its high-powered …

College Basketball

UNC recruiting: Recapping the week of 11/13

This past Saturday, 2018 target recruit Romeo Langford announced the top three schools left on his list that he will focus on for the remainder of …

College Basketball

Woman matched with a life-saving kidney donor faces months of risk before surgery

Heather Ledbetter, of Flat Rock, has found a living kidney donor. And, while she'd like to have surgery tomorrow, delays for final testing mean …

Medicine

GAME DAY: UNC vs. Western Carolina

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- The Tar Heels will look to extend its winning streak to two on a Saturday when the Catamounts of Western Carolina come into …

College & University

UNC Women’s Soccer: Tar Heels advance to NCAA third round

CHAPEL HILL, NC - JANUARY 16: The mascot for the North Carolina Tar Heels in action against the Syracuse Orange during their game at the Dean Smith …

College Basketball

Nurses share heartbreaking things people say before they die

Have you ever wondered what really goes through someone’s mind before they die?<p>Talking to the BBC, nurses from the Royal Stoke University Hospital in …

Michigan and the 22 other best bets for Week 12 of college football

You can make money in a boring week of college football, such as Week 12.<p><i>All wagers</i> <i>are</i> <i>at -110 odds unless otherwise noted. My picks are in bold with that team’s spread attached. Visit</i> <i>Odds Shark for updated lines throughout each game week</i><i>.</i><p>Season record: 118-81 (59 percent) following a 11-7 Week 11; …

Sports

UNC, SACS, and misinformation exposed

On Tuesday, the official Twitter for UNC unexpectedly posted a letter that they received from the President of the Southern Association of Colleges …

North Carolina Tarheels

Nike Honors Phil Knight, Creates PK80 Tournament and Introduces New Sneakers, Jerseys

Phil Knight turns 80 in February. To honor his milestone birthday, Nike’s cooked up a double-bracket tournament that will feature uniforms and …

Sneakers

Don't believe The White House, Ohio State basketball didn't win the national championship

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Someone picking Ohio State basketball to make the Final Four this year was crazy enough. The White House awarding the Buckeyes a …

Cleveland

NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament: Three Pac-12 teams advance to Round of 16

Six Pac-12 teams hit the pitch on Friday in the second round of the NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament. Check this blog throughout the day to see how the …

College Basketball

All the Sea in the Fish

<b>Rachel starts painting as soon as I’m dry from the shower.</b> On days when I’m feeling strong, she uses bright earth tones—rich ochres and Afghanistan …

UNC short of means to handle N. Korea's armistice violation

The United Nations Command said Friday it's conducting a "thorough investigation" into the recent use of firearms by Nor

North Korea

Which wing players should the Sixers target in the 2018 draft?

DURHAM, NC %26#8211; NOVEMBER 10: Gary Trent, Jr. #2 of the Duke Blue Devils moves the ball against the Elon Phoenix at Cameron Indoor Stadium on …

Basketball

Humphrey scores 17, leads Stanford past Northeastern 73-59

Michael Humphrey had 17 points and 11 rebounds, Isaac White added 17 points and Stanford beat Northeastern 73-59 on Friday.<p>Reid Travis scored 16 …

College Basketball

UNC athletic director’s contract details raise, bonuses

UNC Athletic Director Bubba Cunningham has a new annual salary of $740,440, reflecting a 4.9 percent pay bump, according to a contract that was …

College & University

UNC in the NBA: Nate Britt to join former teammate in New York

CHAPEL HILL, NC- APRIL 4: Nate Britt of the North Carolina Tar Heels laughs while on stage after being asked to speak to the crowd during their …

College Basketball

Want to be a teacher? These 5 NC colleges were chosen for new teaching fellows program.

Five colleges and universities were announced Thursday to host the state’s new teaching fellows program, which is aimed at training teachers in the …

Education

U.N. Command holds off on showing N. Korean soldier's defection footage

By Lee Chi-dong<p>SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Yonhap) -- The United Nations Command (UNC) reversed a plan Thursday to make public footage of a North Korean soldier …

Korean Peninsula

North Carolina woman wins lottery twice in one day

<b>by:</b> Updated: Nov 16, 2017 - 11:44 AM<p>Loading...<p><b>CALDWELL COUNTY, N.C.</b> - Luck was on one North Carolina woman’s side when she and her husband bought two …

North Carolina

Nike's PK80 uniforms are bringing loud colors to their college basketball tournament

Check out the uniforms and shoes worn at Nike’s new college basketball tournament.<p>The PK80 tournament, which kicks off Nov. 23, is the brainchild of Nike and Phil Knight. The event brings 16 top Nike-sponsored college basketball programs to Portland in celebration of Knight’s 80th birthday.<p>These …

College Basketball

The brain’s helper cells have a hand in learning fear

<b>WASHINGTON, D.C.</b> — Helper cells in the brain just got tagged with a new job — forming traumatic memories.<p>When rats experience trauma, cells in the …

Neuroscience

Conwell-Egan takes aim at regional title

The Eagles look to avenge previous loss to Lansdale Catholic and can clinch a berth in the state playoffs with a win Friday night.<p>When Conwell-Egan …

College Basketball