Posts Tagged North Carolina

Panthers without 7 players against Seahawks

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers will be without seven players because of injuries for Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks.

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Carden helps No. 18 ECU beat UConn, 31-21

East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden (5) prepares to launch a pass against Connecticut during an NCAA college football game in Greenville, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Ted Richardson)

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Coach Ruffin McNeill doesn’t care about impressing the committee that will decide if No. 18 East Carolina deserves a major bowl berth.

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Charlotte guard Lester leaves basketball team

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte 49ers men’s basketball coach Alan Major announced that junior guard Shawn Lester has left the team to pursue a professional career.

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Massive cheating scandal at UNC involved athletes

Kenneth Wainstein, lead investigator into academic irregularities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, holds a copy of his findings following a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The findings revealed academic fraud involving more than 3,100 students. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Bogus classes and automatic A’s and B’s are at the heart of a cheating scandal at the University of North Carolina that lasted nearly two decades, encompassing about 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes.

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GT-Pitt game headlines ACC Week 9

Boston College quarterback Tyler Murphy (2) is sacked by Clemson linebacker Tony Steward (7) during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Boston. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 9 of the season:

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