Tar Heels Wrap Up Regular Season Friday Against NC State

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

Carolina Football Media Center

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

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

BROADCAST INFO
Kickoff: 3:30pm ET
ABC: Dave Pasch, play-by-play; 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 of the Tar Heel Sports Network is available on UNC’s official athletic website, GoHeels.com, as well as through the Varsity Network app.

BELL TOWER WALK
Tar Heel fans of all ages are encouraged to welcome the team to the stadium on game day. While construction is ongoing during the 2022 season at the Kenan Football Center, the 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 will march through the amphitheater to the front of the Kenan Football Center before entering the building.

THE SERIES
Series vs. NCSU: UNC leads 68-37-6
Series Streak: NCSU won 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 square off on the football field for the 112th time to close out the 2022 regular season on Friday, Nov. 25 at 3:30 pm on ABC.
• This game has been played on the final weekend of the regular season in seven of the last eight years. The 2020 game in Chapel Hill was played on Oct. 24 and was dominated by the Tar Heels, 48-21.
• In the 2020 meeting in Chapel Hill, Javonte Williams ran for 160 yards and three touchdowns as No. 14 defeated No. 23 NC State. Michael Carter added 106 yards and a score on the ground as Carolina racked up 326 rushing yards and finished with 578 overall.
• The road team has captured six of the last nine meetings.
• The Carolina-NC State series is the fourth-most-played in ACC history. Carolina is part of four of the five most-played series in ACC history.

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

BROWN VS. NC STATE
Mack Brown is 7-8 all-time (7-6 at UNC) against the Wolfpack.
• Brown lost his first five meetings against NCSU between 1987-92, but won five in a row from 1993-97 before leaving for Texas.
• As head coach at App State in 1983, he lost 33-7 to the Pack, and Brown’s 1999 Texas squad lost the season opener to NC State, 23-20, in Austin.

UP NEXT
• Carolina will play Clemson for the ACC Championship on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 8 p.m. (ABC)

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