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When one of Mack Brown's football teams was getting hammered by Virginia, Mixon said "the team has a drug problem -- they're being drug up and down the field." Brown called Mixon into his office the next day. That time, the coach was the color man -- red with anger.
Mixon changing jobs but not his style
Raleigh News & Observer

Division I-A football programs now are free to schedule 12 games each season even while their Division I-AA brethren will stick with 11.
NCAA: Let's play 12
Raleigh News & Observer

If there is a mixed message in the NCAA's decision Thursday to allow Division I-A football teams to play a 12th regular-season game beginning in 2006, the president doesn't see it.
NCAA approves 12th game
Charlotte Observer

With or without a fifth freshman, the Tar Heels will have a talented but young core next season, and the newcomers will be forced into action early and often.
Star recruit must shine
Daily Tar Heel

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