North Carolina is still searching for the solution to a season that seems to grow worse every week.
Tar Heels look for answers as they return to home field
The Winston Salem Journal
North Carolina didn't just lose its fourth game of the season when it fell 27-7 at Miami on Saturday -- it likely lost one of its biggest-play athletes for at least one game.
UNC postgame clipboard
The News and Observer
Freshman receiver Hakeem Nicks probably won't play Saturday against South Florida after suffering a high ankle sprain in the first half of North Carolina's 27-7 loss at Miami.
Nicks likely out for UNC
The Greensboro News and Record
Saturday's game at North Carolina will present a defense much like Connecticut's. The Tar Heels (1-4) rank among the nation's 10 worst rushing defenses, setting up USF running backs Ben Williams and Ponton with an opportunity to lead a more balanced offense.
Singular turnover is Bulls' attitude
The St. Petersburg Times
After thumping UConn, the Bulls should have another easy time at North Carolina (1-4) on Saturday.
Bulls Get Their Running Game Going
The Tampa Tribune