2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
3-9, 7th in ACC - Coastal
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Authorities review agent and UNC player

Investigators are looking into whether an NFL agent violated North Carolina's sports agents law by contacting a Tar Heels football player despite not being registered with the state.

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

UNC LB Andre Smith declares for the NFL draft.

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Midterm football recruiting class grades

The first early signing period is in the books. With almost seven weeks until national signing day, some grades are incomplete, but here's how teams have fared.

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Charges tossed; UNC player gets extra year

The NCAA has granted additional eligibility for a North Carolina player who missed most of the 2016 season amid charges of sexual battery and assault on a female student.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham on the NCAA's academic investigation: "We didn't win [by avoiding sanctions]. It wasn't good for us, it wasn't good for the industry, it wasn't a good experience for our students. ... We know we've made a lot of mistakes as an institution. We know our students primarily got great classes while at Carolina. But we worked with every accrediting agency and we followed their process. We're committed to being open. Now what we have to do is earn back people's trust."

NC State seals with win interception (0:42)
UNC answers with short passing TD (0:24)
Moore makes amazing diving catch for INT (0:37)
Elliot connects with Carter for Tar Heel TD (0:27)
UNC's Ratliff-Williams hauls in 51-yard TD pass (0:25)

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

UNC coach Larry Fedora on the Heels' finale against NC State: "We've built a little momentum with all these young guys that are playing, and every positive thing that can happen to us is important."

North Carolina's Corrales bursts in for TD (0:34)
Western Carolina has costly fumble (0:45)
North Carolina's Elliott finds Cabrera for TD (0:32)
UNC VS WCU (0:34)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora said the emotion in the locker room last week after its first win this season over an FBS team was tremendous. "The kids have continued to do the things we asked them to do, bring great attitudes to practice, been full of energy and practiced well. To not make the same mistakes we've been making and get over the hump was rewarding to our players."

Team Stats

Passing Yards225.470th
Rushing Yards144.290th
Points For26.0
Points Against31.3Tied-88th