2021 Season

2021 Schedule
6-6, 5th in ACC - Coastal
NC State completes classic comeback over UNC with 2 TDs in 26 seconds (1:45)
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No. 24 NC State stuns NC 34-30 with 2 TDs in 26 seconds

— Too often for No. 24 N.C. State, rival North Carolina has proven to be the thorn in its side — crashing the party in otherwise successful seasons or, more recently, outright embarrassing the Wolfpack in blowouts.

NC State WR gets up for incredible go-ahead TD (0:54)
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12d

Mouthguard sensors provide player safety data

Beyond the obvious protection for teeth and jaws, mouthguard sensors being used by players at several schools this season are providing valuable data to help prevent serious head injuries.

British Brooks finds the end zone for a 38-yard rushing TD (0:33)
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15d

UNC QB Howell out for home finale vs. Wofford

UNC's Sam Howell, who is ranked as the No. 5 QB prospect for the NFL draft, missed Saturday's home finale with an upper-body injury. He is expected to return for next week's game vs. rival N.C. State.

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18dTom VanHaaren

ESPN 300 WR Greene picks UNC over Clemson

North Carolina got a big recruiting win on Wednesday when ESPN 300 wide receiver Andre Greene Jr. announced his commitment to the Tar Heels.

Pitt fends off furious comeback from UNC (2:10)
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Pitt strikes first in OT (0:36)
24d
29d

Chandler, Tar Heels rally past No. 10 Demon Deacons, 58-55

— For the second straight year, Wake Forest couldn't protect a big second-half lead at North Carolina. This time, though, it likely cost the 10th-ranked Demon Deacons any chance of playing their way deeper into the College Football Playoff race.

Ty Chandler's 50-yard TD helps UNC hand No. 9 Wake Forest first loss (0:39)
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Team Stats

Passing Yards259.941st
Rushing Yards219.811th
Points For36.435th
Points Against31.6101st