Tuesday's UNC Links

Today's Carolina links from around the 'net ...

Carolina Basketball

Vermont visits the Smith Center again, taking on No. 4 North Carolina tonight at 7, but now the Catamounts have at least captured some of ESPN's attention. They have UNC's as well.
Vermont making name for itself
The Durham Herald-Sun

May said he thinks that the Tar Heels will be upbeat and energetic against Vermont and their three other nonconference opponents before resuming ACC play Jan. 8.
UNC to play Vermont tonight
The Winston-Salem Journal

The Tar Heels expect teams without as much depth or athleticism — such as tonight's opponent, Vermont — to continue employing the slow-down strategy.
Fast or slow, Tar Heels roll
The Burlington Times-News

In its season opener, Vermont came close to knocking off a Top 5 team and one of college basketball's most storied programs. Now the Catamounts get one more chance to do it..
Cats get second crack at a national power tonight
Associated Press

Carolina Football

Darian Durant and Jason Brown might as well have been punch drunk boxers following North Carolina's 34-0 demolition by Louisville at home in late September.
Well-Heeled: Durant, Brown decided they were tired of losing
The Wilmington Star

"They stuck by us no matter what. They are true fans. They stuck by us through everything that we've been through."
Q&A With UNC QB Darian Durant
The Wilmington Star

You'll need an eagle eye to spot Boston College fans at the Continental Tire Bowl in Charlotte on Dec. 30. According to bowl officials, the Eagles' opponent, North Carolina, has sold 30,500 tickets through the school alone. Each school was allotted 12,000 tickets. "The first day they requested more," said Will Webb of the bowl committee. As for BC, "We'd be happy to do five or six thousand (tickets)," said Webb.
BC to face unfriendly crown in Continental
The Daily News Tribune

Garrett Reynolds, a tall and promising lineman from Tennessee, has joined North Carolina's football recruiting class.
Tar Heels build football class to 20 as Reynolds, 6-7 lineman, commits
The Winston-Salem Journal

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