Houston Cleared; Will Play Saturday

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- North Carolina senior tailback Ryan Houston has been cleared to play and will make his 2010 debut Saturday at Virginia.

A native of Charlotte, N.C., Houston was held out of the first five games of the season while the University worked with the NCAA to determine his eligibility status.

Houston was UNC's leading rusher in 2009, totaling 733 yards and nine touchdowns.

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