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2021 NFL draft prospects: North Carolina WR Dyami Brown

Eric Edholm’s criteria for grading NFL draft prospects. (Albert Corona/Yahoo Sports)North Carolina WR Dyami Brown6-foot, 185 poundsYahoo Sports draft grade: 5.82 — potential starterTL;DR scouting report: Speedball deep threat whose strength is surprising, even if he might not be the most well-rounded wideoutGames watched: Florida State (2020), North Carolina State (2020), Virginia (2020), Syracuse (2020)The…

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Mack Brown moves homes to help give North Carolina an advantage in recruiting

UNCMichael Wayne Bratton | 15 days ago https://bucket1.mm-syringe.com/prod/configs/9493b77c-b8ce-c6cb-43d4-8128c96d515e.jshttps://bucket1.mm-syringe.com/prod/injector/injector.1.3.jsOnce word of this recruiting loophole reaches the Southeastern Conference, don’t be surprised to see every league coach move closer to his respective campus.We kid (kind of) but if Mack Brown’s recent move pays dividends for the Tar Heels, we may actually see more coaches make similar moves…

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Broncos trade up to select RB Javonte Williams out of North Carolina |

Nov 14, 2020; Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels running back Javonte Williams (25) scores a touchdown as Wake Forest Demon Deacons defensive backs Caelen Carson (29) and Nick Andersen (45) defend in the fourth quarter at Kenan Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Broncos didn’t let Day…

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North Carolina Rail Trails | Say Yes To New Adventures!

Riding the Rail-Trails in North Carolina It has been more than a half a century since the first record of a rails-to-trails initiative began in the United States. After the railroad deregulation in the early 1980s, miles of train track began to be ripped from the ground, leaving clear paths of land. As miles of…

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Wisconsin vs North Carolina March Madness Odds, Picks and Predictions March 19

Jared Hochman Mar 19, 2021 – 6:00 PM ET A pair of big-name programs populate the No. 8 and No. 9 spots in the South Region as the North Carolina Tar Heels take on the Wisconsin Badgers in an intriguing college basketball betting matchup. Wisconsin was a whipping boy for the Big Ten’s elite (of…

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North Carolina Senators File Sports Betting Expansion Bill

A bill with bipartisan support was filed Wednesday morning in the North Carolina legislature that would legalize sports betting statewide. According to a report from the Raleigh News & Observer, Sens. Jim Perry, a Republican, and Paul Lowe, a Democrat filed SB 688, which would allow the North Carolina Lottery Commission to oversee sports betting…

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North Carolina vs. Virginia Tech odds, line: 2021 ACC Tournament picks, predictions from proven model

Get ready for a 2021 ACC tournament battle as the No. 6 North Carolina Tar Heels and the No. 3 Virginia Tech Hokies face off at 9 p.m. ET on Thursday at Greensboro Coliseum. North Carolina is 17-9, while the Hokies are 15-5. North Carolina has won eight of the last 10 matchups between the…

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Legendary North Carolina head coach Roy Williams retiring

North Carolina coach Roy Williams, one of the winningest coaches in college basketball history, has decided to retire.UNC announced the news Thursday morning, a few weeks after the conclusion of Williams’ 18th season in Chapel Hill. Williams won three national championships at North Carolina and coached in nine Final Fours over the course of his…

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South Carolina basketball adds another transfer commitment

Andrew Olson | 17 days ago https://bucket1.mm-syringe.com/prod/configs/9493b77c-b8ce-c6cb-43d4-8128c96d515e.jshttps://bucket1.mm-syringe.com/prod/injector/injector.1.3.jsFrank Martin’s roster remake continues in Columbia as South Carolina basketball adds another transfer commitment.On Wednesday, North Texas transfer guard James Reese (6-4, 167 pounds) announced his pledge to the Gamecocks. Reese, who is from Eastover, South Carolina, tweeted his excitement about coming home in his commitment announcement.The former…

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Harrah’s Cherokee casinos open first sports betting sites in North Carolina

The Book sportsbook is now open at Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River (pictured) in Murphy, N.C., as well as Harrah’s Cherokee Resort.Credit: Courtesy Harrah’s CherokeeCredit: Courtesy Harrah’s CherokeeAt Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River, a 32-foot, ultra-high-definition screen is the centerpiece along with four ticket-writer windows and five self-service betting kiosks; reclining chairs and full beverage service; bar…