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Prosecutor: hearing in UNC agents case on hold

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This week's scheduled hearing for five people charged with violating North Carolina's sports agent law by providing benefits to former Tar Heels football players has been postponed. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Roy Williams in Wilmington; says latest 'junk' not a distraction

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videoUniversity of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams says he is focused on his team and not the latest allegations of academic impropriety by a former player. Williams was in Wilmington today for a luncheon with the local chapter of the Rams Club Educational Foundation. Full story...
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Wilmington's Stilman White returns to UNC hoops team

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videoIt's official: Wilmington's Stilman White has returned to the UNC basketball team. White, a Hoggard alum, missed the last two seasons while doing a Mormon mission. Full story...
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UNC investigator meets with Willingham

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The reading specialist who questioned the literacy level of athletes being admitted to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has met with an investigator looking into academic fraud at the school. In an email to The Associated Press on Tuesday, Mary Willingham said she met off-campus with Kenneth Wainstein for about two hours on Monday. Full story...
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Local man says his invention could have eliminated chaos in UNC game

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video In a strange ending involving the game clock, UNC was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament Sunday night. One local man says his invention could have possibly helped change the end of the game. Full story...
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Duke slips one spot, UNC reenters latest AP poll

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UNC is back in the Associated Press Top 25 after a win over rival Duke. The Blue Devils slipped one spot in the poll despite a win over then top-ranked Syracuse. Full story...
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NC university board considers no tuition hike

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North Carolina's public university system is about to do without tuition increases next year for undergraduates who live in the state, though out-of-state students would see higher costs. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - Feb 20

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videoConference tournament play is winding down all around the region. On Thursday we had highlights from the East Central Conference, Four County Conference and Mideastern Conference. The losing skid for the UNCW women's basketball continues. North Carolina came from behind to beat Duke in men's college hoops. Charges against former New Hanover football standout Trevon Brown may be dropped. Plus more! Full story...
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Jordan's UNC diploma, recruiting letters up for auction

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videoPieces of Michael Jordan's history as a student-athlete are up for auction. Goldin Auctions is offering up Jordan's diploma from UNC, as well as recruiting letters written by legendary Tar Heel coach Dean Smith and assistant Bill Gutheridge, who later succeeded Smith as head coach. Full story...
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North Carolina guard McDonald cleared by NCAA

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North Carolina guard Leslie McDonald has been cleared by the NCAA to resume playing for the Tar Heels. The NCAA made the announcement Wednesday, about 4 hours before the 14th-ranked Tar Heels' game against Texas. Full story...
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UNC names vice chancellor for public affairs

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A senior executive in a public relations agency and an alumnus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been named the school's first vice chancellor for communications and public affairs. Full story...
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Duke 4th, UNC No. 12 in AP preseason basketball poll

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Duke is ranked fourth in the Associated Press preseason basketball poll. UNC is No. 12 in the poll. Full story...
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Georgia man charged with breaking NC agent law

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Another person has been charged with violating North Carolina sports agent law for providing $725 to former Tar Heels football player Robert Quinn. Full story...
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Georgia-based agent arrested in NC agents probe

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A Georgia-based agent has been charged with violating the state's sports agent laws by providing gifts to three former Tar Heels football players and obstruction of justice. Full story...
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Hairston's court appearance delayed until October

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Suspended North Carolina guard P.J. Hairston's court appearance on a speeding charge has been delayed another month. Full story...
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