UNC 41 FSU 9: Reports from around North Carolina

News links from around the state on Carolina's shocking 41-9 win over FSU.

"How could it happen? The heavily favored Florida State football team was crushed by an inspired North Carolina team Saturday afternoon. The loss marked only the third time FSU has fallen to an ACC opponent since joining the conference in 1991."
UNC stuns FSU 41-9
Warchant.com


"There were more goofs by the Seminole football team Saturday than you can count. Even with all the penalties, drops and penalties, there were two crucial mistakes that cost FSU the game against the Tar Heels."
Turning point hits twice!
Warchant.com


"Everybody in town knows what happens when North Carolina beats Duke in men's basketball.

The fans celebrate on Franklin Street.

But what happens when the Tar Heels win a major football game?"
Tar Heels tomahawk Seminoles
Chapel Hill News


"Coach John Bunting promised a new era in North Carolina football when he returned to his alma mater, and on Saturday his Tar Heels delivered."
A Great Day for Carolina Football
Chapel Hill News


"Led by a swarming defense, previously winless North Carolina dismantles No. 6 Florida State in the second half."
Heels win in a walk
The News and Observer


"Ronald Curry thought for a second and finally allowed himself a rare smile. "Where does it rank?" the North Carolina quarterback said, repeating the question put to him. "It ranks right there with beating Duke in basketball at Duke."
Tudor: FSU's fall feels good to UNC
The News and Observer


"The final score Saturday from Kenan Stadium was 41-9. One team had too many turnovers and some critical penalties, and the other took full advantage."
UNC pulls shocker
The Durham Herald Sun


"When you're 0-3 and switching quarterbacks, every move is scrutinized. The players don't like talking about it, and neither do the coaches."
A happy middle ground for UNC
The Durham Herald Sun


"Florida State had grown accustomed to bringing the hammer down early against North Carolina. This time, the hammer fell the other way."
UNC's ‘D' hammers Noles
The Durham Herald Sun


"It was déjà vu all over again for Florida State's Bobby Bowden."
UNC notebook: Loss to UNC mirrors FSU's last ACC defeat
The Durham Herald Sun


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