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Roy Williams not asked to attend NCAA hearing on UNC probe
UNC coach Roy Williams told ESPN he hasn't been asked to attend the NCAA's Division I Committee on Infractions hearing and is optimistic he won't need to go, despite the fact that the school still hasn't been notified of who will be expected to be in attendance. Williams said he was uncertain of the actual date of the hearing, only to say he's hopeful "it's very soon."
Video: Larry Fedora Post-Pittsburgh Press Conference
North Carolina coach Larry Fedora speaks with the media following the Tar Heels' dramatic 37-36 last-second win over Pittsburgh on Saturday in Chapel Hill.
Video: Mitch Trubisky Leads Game-Winning Drive vs. Pitt
With just over three and a half minutes remaining and a six-point deficit, Mitch Trubisky marched the Tar Heels down the field for the game-winning drive in the 37-36 win over Pittsburgh on September 24, 2016.
Howard’s Late TD Caps UNC Football’s Frantic Comeback Win Over Pitt
With his team down 13 points, Mitch Trubisky put together a pair of clutch touchdown drives in the final five and a half minutes—ultimately finding Bug Howard in the end zone with two seconds left on the clock to give UNC (3-1, 1-0 ACC) a stunning 37-36 victory. It was the type of finish that left the crowd utterly speechless as to what they had just witnessed.
Video: Tar Heels Rally Past Pitt in Dramatic Fashion, 37-36 - Highlights
North Carolina used a 17-play, 63-yard drive - culminating in a fantastic touchdown catch by Bug Howard in the final seconds - to complete the comeback and defeat Pittsburgh 37-36 on September 24, 2016.
UNC DT Nazair Jones: "We had guys that stepped up"
The Pittsburgh offense was dominating. Time was running out. The score was 36-23. But then senior Nazair Jones and the UNC defense rallied. "We got together on the sideline and were like, 'This is it. This is our moment.' We were down 13...and we said can't let this one slip away...we haven't lost on this field since 2014 against NC State and today wasn't going to be the day."
Video: Bug Howard Hauls in Game-Winning TD vs. Pittsburgh
With a Panthers defender draped all over him, senior WR Bug Howard brought in this touchdown from Mitch Trubisky with two seconds remaining to defeat Pittsburgh 37-36 on September 24, 2016.
Another Tar Heel legend is born
Ryan Switzer was already a record breaker, but Saturday he became a North Carolina football legend. No, the senior receiver didn’t make the spectacular, leaping reception with two seconds to play that lifted the Tar Heels to a come-from-behind 37-36 triumph against Pittsburgh in the ACC opener for both teams. But it was Switzer who refused to let UNC lose.
Lucas: Rapid Reactions - Pittsburgh
Ryan Switzer continues to terrorize Pitt. The wide receiver had a UNC record-tying 16 catches for 208 yards and a touchdown, and very nearly had another score on a punt return. And Mitch Trubisky continues to make all the throws (35-for-36, 453 yards for the second-highest yardage total in Tar Heel history) and be a very capable game manager (no interceptions yet again).
Video: Ryan Switzer's Career Day vs. Pitt
Ryan Switzer had himself a day against Pittsburgh, matching a school record with 16 catches for 208 yards (both career bests) and a touchdown in the 37-36 win over Pittsburgh on September 24, 2016.