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Press Conference: North Carolina at the 2017 #ACCKickoff

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora and players M.J. Stewart and Bentley Spain talk with reporters at the 2017 ACC Kickoff.


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Postgame: UNC coach Roy Williams on loss to Duke at #ACCTourney

UNC coach Roy Williams and players comment after the Tar Heels’ loss to Duke at the 2017 ACC Tournament.


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Duke rallies, stuns top seed UNC, 93-83

Duke rallied from a 13-point second-half deficit, aided by North Carolina foul trouble, defeating the Tar Heels, 93-83.


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North Carolina blasts Miami, 78-53, at #ACCTourney

Top seed North Carolina took control with an early second-half run and coasted to a 78-53 win over #9 seed Miami.


#14 UVA suffers worst loss in four years, beat down by #10 UNC

Six days ago, #14 UVA was a boxout away from being tied for first in the ACC. What a difference six days can make.


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Live Blog: #14 UVA faces #10 UNC in ACC Saturday Night Hoops

No. 14 UVA (18-7, 8-5 ACC) travels to No. 10 North Carolina (22-5, 10-3 ACC) for an ACC men’s basketball game on Saturday.


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Game Notes: #14 UVA faces #10 UNC on Saturday

No. 14 UVA (18-7, 8-5 ACC) travels to No. 10 North Carolina (22-5, 10-3 ACC) for an ACC men’s basketball game on Saturday.


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Box Score: North Carolina 35, UVA 14

Box score from North Carolina’s 35-14 win over UVA on Saturday in Charlottesville.


Dispirited performance for UVA in big home loss to North Carolina

Saturday’s 35-14 loss to North Carolina wasn’t what others had been for this UVA football team.


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ACC Teleconference: North Carolina coach Larry Fedora

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora talks with reporters on the weekly ACC Teleconference.


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ACC Teleconference: UNC football coach Larry Fedora

UNC football coach Larry Fedora talks with reporters on the ACC Teleconference on Wednesday.


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Press Conference: UNC football coach Larry Fedora

UNC football coach Larry Fedora talks with reporters. The #17 Tar Heels (4-1, 2-0 ACC) host #25 Virginia Tech (3-1, 1-0 ACC) on Saturday.


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UNC tabbed as ACC men’s soccer preseason favorite

North Carolina is the Atlantic Coast Conference men’s soccer preseason favorite to win the league championship, according to a vote of the league’s 12 head coaches.


Poll: North Carolina voters back repeal of HB2

Half of North Carolina voters back the repeal of the controversial HB2 bill that codifies discrimination against LGBTs, women and religious groups.


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ACC releases early season football schedule for 2016

A minimum of 21 national exposures on ESPN platforms in the first three weeks of the season headlines the 2016 ACC early season TV football schedule.


Women’s tennis: No. 14 seed UVA faces No. 3 seed UNC in NCAA Round of 16

The 14th-seeded and No. 14 Virginia (18-10) women’s tennis team will face third-seeded and third-ranked North Carolina (31-2) Thursday.


Laws won’t keep bathrooms safe

Arguments for discrimination against transgender individuals often presume that laws make us safe.


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UVA baseball takes opener with #13 North Carolina

The UVA baseball team took Game 1 of its weekend series with No. 13 North Carolina Friday evening at Davenport Field.


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Men’s lacrosse: #11 UNC blasts #20 UVA, 16-8

No. 20 UVA (6-6, 0-3 ACC) dropped a league game at No. 11 North Carolina (7-4, 2-0 ACC) on Sunday afternoon, 16-8, inside Kenan Stadium.


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Men’s tennis: No. 3 Virginia falls 4-3 at No. 1 UNC

For the second time this season, the Virginia men’s tennis team (16-3, 6-1 ACC) lost a match to North Carolina (21-1, 6-1 ACC).


Former UNC offensive lineman Jared Cohen transfers to UVA

Offensive guard Jared Cohen (Owings Mills, Md.) has announced he will transfer to Virginia for his final three years of eligibility.


Fifty Plus: Plumbing issues in North Carolina

There appears to be major sewage malfunctions in North Carolina. Initially, I thought it was going to be a costly infrastructure burden on the state.


North Carolina codifies transphobia

North Carolina’s state legislature passed a “special” session bill superseding local anti-discrimination laws which protect the rights of LBTQA+ folk.


Blue Ridge Parkway welcomes visitors for 2016 season

Blue Ridge Parkway managers are pleased to announce the spring 2016 opening dates for facilities and visitor services along the scenic, 469-mile route.


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Video: Postgame comments from Virginia, North Carolina following ACC Tournament final

What they were saying: ACC Tournament final edition. Virginia players Malcolm Brogdon, Anthony Gill, London Perrantes and Mike Tobey talk with reporters.


Inside the Numbers: Everything but the win for Virginia

Everything went according to script for Virginia in the ACC Tournament final. Almost everything. There was that 8:12 stretch without a field goal.


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Live Blog: #4 Virginia, #7 North Carolina meet in ACC Tournament final

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at the Verizon Center for tonight’s ACC Tournament final between #4 Virginia (26-6, 15-5 ACC) and #7 North Carolina (27-6, 16-4 ACC).


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Preview: #4 Virginia, #7 North Carolina meet in ACC Tournament final

If things work out the way they very well could, #4 Virginia and #7 North Carolina will be in Houston for the 2016 Final Four.


Women’s lacrosse: No. 8 Virginia edged by No. 4 North Carolina in OT

The No. 8 Virginia women’s lacrosse team fell short against No. 4 North Carolina 11-10 as the Tar Heels scored a goal in the final seconds of the second OT.


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UNC eviscerates Notre Dame, advances to ACC Tournament final

North Carolina looked like the preseason #1 team in the Tar Heels’ most complete performance of the season. Notre Dame looked like a team that could be one-and-done in next week’s NCAA Tournament.


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2016 ACC Tournament Day 4: Live Blog

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at the 2016 ACC Tournament at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., this week. Join our live blog as Chris reports back with score updates, game recaps, analysis, interviews with players and coaches and more.


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Preview: ACC Tournament Semifinals feature UVA, UNC, Miami, Notre Dame

After 10 games at the 2016 ACC Tournament, chalk rules the day, with the tournament’s top four seeds – UNC, UVA, Miami and Notre Dame – advancing to the tournament semifinals on Friday.


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Press Conference: North Carolina coach Roy Williams at ACC Tournament

North Carolina coach Roy Williams and players Brice Johnson and Joel Berry talk with reporters after UNC’s 88-71 win over Pitt in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday.


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North Carolina pulls away, tops Pitt in ACC Tournament

An 11-0 North Carolina run broke open a close game, and the Tar Heels advanced to the ACC Tournament semifinals with an 88-71 win over Pitt on Thursday.


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2016 ACC Tournament Day 3: Live Blog

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is courtside at the 2016 ACC Tournament at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., this week. Join our live blog as Chris reports back with score updates, game recaps, analysis, interviews with players and coaches and more.


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Podcast: Chris Graham talks ACC Tournament with Mark Moses Show

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins The Mark Moses Show on 1560-The Fan in Melbourne, Fla., to talk about Day 1 of the 2016 ACC Tournament.


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Podcast: Chris Graham previews the 2016 ACC Tournament

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is on his way to the 2016 ACC Tournament. Before he heads up to the Verizon Center, Chris breaks down the storylines that could play out over the next five days.


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ACC Tournament Preview: #1 seeds, NCAA bids on the line in DC

Virginia, North Carolina and Miami are the teams to beat heading into the 2016 ACC Tournament, but a lot can and will happen over the course of 13 games running from noon Tuesday through about 11 p.m. Saturday night.


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UNC’s Brice Johnson named ACC player of the week

North Carolina senior Brice Johnson has been recognized as the final Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week of the 2015-16 season.


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ACC coaches vote Malcolm Brogdon player of the year

Virginia senior Malcolm Brogdon has been voted the ACC Player of the Year by the league’s head coaches and leads that group’s list of postseason honors and all-conference teams.


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How many ACC teams get March Madness invites?

On the top line, Virginia and North Carolina are thinking one seeds. On the other side of the ledger, several ACC teams are sweating out their March Madness travel plans.