Thursday's UNC Links

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

Carolina Football

In its past two games, a win and a loss, UNC has managed a total of 184 yards passing. Jarwarski Pollock had two catches for seven yards in those games, and Mike Mason had one for five yards. Derrele Mitchell had none and didn't even have a pass thrown his way against Miami last week.
UNC's receivers are struggling
Winston-Salem Journal

Nobody in a North Carolina football uniform wants to attach symbolic significance to Jarwarski Pollock's drop of a potential touchdown pass Saturday at Miami. Least of all, Pollock.
Tar Heels' vaunted passing attack has dropped the ball
Greensboro News & Record

"When you look at that and see that Mike has one catch for five yards over two games, it's frustrating, I know, to him," Holley said. "It's frustrating as a group."
UNC receivers dropping the ball
Daily Tar Heel

North Carolina coach John Bunting is hoping to secure another season of eligibility for offensive lineman Brian Chacos, who is a fifth-year senior.
UNC trying to get extra year for Chacos
Raleigh News & Observer

After both sides claimed responsibility for last Thursday's 30-10 loss to third-ranked Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., BC's offensive and defensive linemen yesterday attempted to work out their frustrations on the practice field in preparation for Saturday's Atlantic Coast Conference contest against North Carolina (3-4, 2-2) in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Working out their problems
Boston Globe

Carolina Basketball

We're going slower. We have to be more patient, because it takes a while to learn, and it also takes a while to learn in game situations. I can put them out there today, the five freshmen, and say, "Run secondary break, dribble." And they'll do it perfectly, just like that. Put 21,750 fans in there, they have no hope of getting it right, and I know that.
Q&A with Roy Williams
Charlotte Observer

Inside Carolina Top Stories