• Fri. Nov 25th, 2022

Tar Heels end the regular season Friday against NC State

ByDenise T. Tatum

Nov 25, 2022

game 12
#18/#17 North Carolina (9-2, 6-1) vs. NC State (7-4, 3-4)
Chapel Hill, NC • Friday, November 25, 2022 • 3:30 pm ET
Kenan Stadium (50,500) • ABC

Carolina Football Media Center

NORTH CAROLINA
Record: 9-2 (6-1 ACC)
head coach: Mack Brown (State of Florida, ’74)
Overall record: 274-141-1, 34th year
Record at UNC: 99-65-1, 14th year

NC CONDITION
Record: 7-4 (3-4 ACC)
Head Coach: Dave Doeren (Drake, ’93)
Overall record: 95-57, 12th year
NC State record: 71-53, 10th year

TRANSMISSION INFO
Kick-off: 3:30 p.m. ET
ABC: Dave Pasch, Bit by Bit; Dusty Dvoracek, Analyst; Tom Luginbill, sideline
Tar Heel Sports Network: Jones Angell, play-by-play; Brian Simmons, analyst; Lee Pace, sideline
Satellite Radio: SiriusXM (84), App (84)
Website: A live radio broadcast from the Tar Heel Sports Network is available on UNC’s official sports website, GoHeels.com, as well as through the Varsity Network app.

BELLTOWER WALK
Tar Heel fans of all ages are encouraged to welcome the team to the stadium on match day. While construction is ongoing at the Kenan Football Center during the 2022 season, Carolina team buses will arrive between the Genome Sciences Building and the Sonja Haynes Stone Black Cultural Center two and a half hours before kickoff. The team marches through the amphitheater to the front of Kenan Football Center before entering the building.

THE SERIES
Series vs. NCSU: UNC leads 68-37-6
Series Streak: NCSU won the last game
Last meeting at UNC: 2020 (W, 48-21)
Last UNC win: 2020 (W, 48-21)

Tar heels and Wolfpack
• Carolina and NC State meet on the football field for the 112th time on Friday, November 25 at 3:30 p.m. on ABC to close out the 2022 regular season.
• This game has been played on the final weekend of the regular season in seven of the last eight years. The 2020 game at Chapel Hill was played on October 24 and was dominated by the Tar Heels (48-21).
• At the 2020 meeting in Chapel Hill, Javonte Williams rushed for 160 yards and three touchdowns as the No. 14 beat NC State No. 23. Michael Carter added 106 yards and a score on the floor as Carolina rushed for 326 yards and finished with 578 overall.
• The road team have won six of their last nine meetings.
• The Carolina-NC State series is the fourth most played series in ACC history. Carolina is part of four of the five most played series in ACC history.

INSTATE DOMINATION
Mack Brown is 25-2 in his last 27 games against in-state ACC opponents as head coach of the Tar Heels.

BROWN VS. NC CONDITION
Mack Brown is 7-8 all-time (7-6 at UNC) against the Wolfpack.
• Brown lost his first five games against NCSU between 1987 and 1992 but won five in a row from 1993 to 1997 before going to Texas.
• As head coach of App State, he lost 7-33 to The Pack in 1983, and Brown’s 1999 Texas team lost the season-opener in Austin 23-20 to NC State.

NEXT
• Carolina will play Clemson for the ACC Championship on Saturday, December 3 at 8pm ABC.

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