North Carolina quarterback Cameron Sexton has a new look since the last time he was the starter, in 2006.
Sexton's sleeve will stay
Raleigh News & Observer
North Carolina whipped Connecticut, ranked No. 24 at the time, 38-12 on Saturday, and now looks primed and ready for this week's visit from Notre Dame, the most prestigious program in the country.
Expecting more and doing more than expected
Chapel Hill News
For the first four weeks of the season, it seemed as if North Carolina's running attack consisted largely of 2-yard pileups at the line of scrimmage. The 22nd-ranked Tar Heels are hoping a big day from a converted defensive back is the start of changing that.
Heels ready to run
It's a relatively young team. It's a team off to a fast start. And it's a team that paid its dues last season with a sub-.500 record.
Talking about Notre Dame? Yes. But also North Carolina, Saturday's opponent.
A lot of similarities in ND, UNC matchup
South Bend Tribune
As two of 11 true freshmen to play for North Carolina a year ago, linebackers Quan Sturdivant and Bruce Carter represented the bedrock for new coach Butch Davis' reclamation project: Young, talented, precocious.
Former Miami coach Butch Davis building winner at North Carolina