make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

UNC Chapel Hill

UNC Chapel Hill chancellor headed to St. Louis

READ MORE:
The chancellor at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill says he's leaving to become provost of Washington University in St. Louis. Full story...
»

WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Feb. 13

READ MORE:
videoNorth Carolina led at the half, but the Duke Blue Devils were able to bounce back with a solid second half effort to beat the Tar Heels 73-68 in Durham. On Wednesday in high school boys basketball the Whiteville boys and girls both won on the road against West Brunswick. Full story...
»

NC universities panel weighs in on UNC scandal

READ MORE:
A panel overseeing how the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill allowed and responded to academic fraud says it was not able to get to the bottom of every detail, but accepts earlier investigations that cleared athletics officials. Full story...
»

UNC academic fraud not mainly for athletes

READ MORE:
A consultant who looked again at data collected during an academic fraud investigation is sticking with the earlier conclusion that athletes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill were not the main beneficiaries. Full story...
»

UNC-CH officials deny underreporting sex assaults

READ MORE:
Officials at North Carolina's flagship public university dispute claims they underreported sexual assaults in 2010 to avoid looking bad. Full story...
»

WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Jan. 23

READ MORE:
videoOn Wednesday on WWAY we showcased the Mideastern Conference Swim Championships at the Seahawk Natatorium on the UNCW campus. Hoggard claimed the girls title for the 14th year in a row. New Hanover lost on the road in boys basketball. UNCW lost in Atlanta against Georgia State. #1 Duke lost by 17 points, while the Tar Heels held off Georgia Tech. Full story...
»

NC court upholds dismissal of McAdoo lawsuit

READ MORE:
A former Tar Heel football player won't get to take his lawsuit against the University of North Carolina to trial. The North Carolina Court of Appeals on Tuesday affirmed a lower court ruling that dismissed a lawsuit by Michael McAdoo in 2011. Full story...
»

WWAY's Thursday night sports - Jan. 10

READ MORE:
videoFor the first time ever Miami is off to a 2-0 start in ACC men's basketball. That's bad news for the UNC Tar Heels because the Hurricanes knocked off UNC on Thursday. The NHL season is finally about to start. We have an update from Raleigh. The Carolina Panthers have an offensive coordinator position opening. Rod Chudzinski is about to be an NFL head coach. Full story...
»

UNC's athletics plan includes focus on compliance

READ MORE:
North Carolina's athletic department has released a three-year strategic plan for the 28-sport program, including a focus on concerns that developed following an NCAA investigation of the football program in 2010. Full story...
»

WWAY's Sunday night sports - Jan. 6

READ MORE:
videoOn Sunday the UNCW women's basketball team opened the CAA part of their schedule with a defeat. The UNC Tar Heel men's basketball squad opened the ACC part of their schedule with a setback. The Washington Redskins also lost on Sunday. Despite a knee injury Robert Griffin III tried to play through pain, but the Seattle Seahawks prevailed to advance in the NFL playoffs. Full story...
»

Probe finds UNC academic fraud started earlier

READ MORE:
A months-long investigation of academic fraud at The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill finds the problems go back a decade earlier than an earlier probe uncovered. Full story...
»

WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Dec. 19

READ MORE:
videoOn Wednesday night the UNCW men's basketball team hit the court with a rhythm and they never looked back against UNC Greensboro. Check out our coverage from Trask Coliseum. We also had high school basketball action from Ashley High School and Laney High School. Full story...
»

WWAY's Thursday night sports - Dec. 13

READ MORE:
videoOn Thursday on WWAY heard from UNC Tar Heel basketball coach Roy Williams. His nationally ranked squad will host East Carolina on Saturday. It'll be the first game ever for ECU against UNC in Chapel Hill. On top of that we also checked out high school hoops on Thursday between South Brunswick & Cape Fear Academy. Full story...
»

NAACP presents more evidence it hopes will get Wilmington 10 pardon

READ MORE:
video This morning the NAACP took its Wilmington 10 pardon campaign to Chapel Hill in an effort to prove its case. The Wilmington 10 were convicted in 1971 of arson and conspiracy. They are now asking Gov. Bev Perdue for a pardon. Full story...
»

WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Nov. 27

READ MORE:

videoOn Tuesday on WWAY we checked out the home opener of the 4-A defending state champion New Hanover Wildcats. Tuesday marked the beginning of the Nathan Faulk era at Laney High School. Tuesday also marked the final game for Coastal Christian at their current basketball facility. The Centurions move into a new gym on Friday.

Full story...
»