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Inside Carolina
Posted Aug 9, 2008


Today's Carolina links from around the ‘net.......

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When Bruce Carter walked onto the football field against East Carolina last season, he was making his first career start at linebacker for the University of North Carolina.
Former Ram on the rise
The New Bern Sun-Journal

Burlington wide receiver Dwight Jones is now officially a Tar Heel. Jones, who had been enrolled and practicing at Valdosta (Ga.) State for the past week, was released by the Division II school and then signed scholarship papers at North Carolina on Friday, after it was determined that his academics were judged under the wrong set of criteria. That leaves him eligible to play Division I football. Transfers usually have to sit out a year, but the NCAA has granted a waiver, meaning Jones can play for North Carolina this season.
Heels add Jones to roster
The News and Observer

Wide receiver Dwight Jones will start living his dream today. He’s going to the University of North Carolina.
North Carolina lands top WR recruit
The Fayetteville Observer

Dwight Jones has been cleared by the NCAA to enroll at North Carolina and play football this season without losing a year of eligibility. Jones was the victim of an academic mix-up at UNC in determining his eligibility and has been practicing at Division II Valdosta State, where he had planned to enroll when classes started.
Jones, standout prep receiver, will enroll at North Carolina
The Winston-Salem Journal

North Carolina finally has added one of coach Butch Davis' original signees to its group of receivers. The Tar Heels said Friday that the school has admitted former high school star Dwight Jones of Burlington.
Finally, WR Jones to join North Carolina team
The Durham Herald-Sun

The roads one takes to get from New Bern to Chapel Hill amount to less than a three-hour drive ... unless there's a road block. That's exactly what Kevin Reddick encountered on Thursday when he learned he would have to delay his dreams of wearing a Carolina Blue jersey.
Reddick no longer with Tar Heels
The New Bern Sun-Journal


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