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Year of Hell Timeline

This phrase was coined around September when yet another deluge of bad stories hit. UNC has had quite a year, possibly one of the worst across the board in terms of losing, bad news in general and the impression we just crossed into The Twilight Zone. Of course our NC State brethren will laugh at [...]

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Carter, Pelc Out For Bowl Game


The Year of Hell continues unabated.


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Bomani Jones: UNC’s Defense Rings Hollow

Sirius radio host Bomani Jones, in a special to ESPN.com, offers his take on what Butch Davis and Dick Baddour had to say in the wake of Greg Little, Marvin Austin and Robert Quinn having their college eligibility wiped out by the NCAA. Let’s just say, Jones is not going to be invited to any [...]

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More On The NCAA Investigation

Just a few more items from Monday’s news that three UNC players are permanently ineligible.

Dick Baddour said there would be no appeal because the cases were not strong enough. Also interesting to note is Baddour said he thought about dismissing all three two weeks ago instead of sending Robert Quinn and Greg Little’s respective [...]

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Little, Quinn Ruled Ineligible; Austin Dismissed

Note: I accidentally un-published this piece some time very early this morning which explains why it disappeared. Carry on.

UNC announced that WR Greg Little and DE Robert Quinn have both been declared permenatnly ineligible by the NCAA. Also, Marvin Austin has been dismissed from the team, also for NCAA violations.

University of North Carolina [...]

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Deunta Williams Talks About His NCAA Experience

In much the same way you or I would discuss our trip to see an oral surgeon.


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Will Graves Dismissed From Basketball Team

Excuse me a minute.

(Closes door, screams and lets vent several unintelligible phrases which as far as we know is still hanging in space over RTP)

Okay, I’m back.

UNC has announced that redshirt senior SG/SF Will Graves has been dismissed from the team for violations of team rules:

“This is 100 percent not related [...]

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NCAA Denies Appeals For Burney, Williams[UPDATED]

UPDATE: UNC confirms. Here is what Dick Baddour had to say.

“I am disappointed for Deunta and Kendric and quite frankly the NCAA can kiss my lily white..”

Oh..whoa…that’s not right.  Here is the actual quote:

“I am disappointed for Deunta and Kendric, but I respect the NCAA’s decision,” Baddour said in a statement today.  [...]

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Stand By Your Man

Such is UNC’s position as it pertains to Butch Davis.


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Hey Baddour, That Light You Saw Was A Thermonuclear Detonation

This boys and girls is very, very bad.

Prominent NFL agent Gary Wichard and former University of North Carolina assistant football coach John Blake have engaged in multiple financial transactions since May of 2007, a four-month investigation by Yahoo! Sports has found.

Wichard and Blake are now at the center of NCAA and North [...]

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