Tar Heel Selmon begins run at gold in Tokyo on Thursday

By R.L. Bynum Former UNC star Kenny Selmon begins his run for gold at the Olympics on Thursday in the first round of the 400-meter hurdles at Japan National Stadium in Tokyo on the first day of track and field competition. The two-time ACC champion in the event will be in lane seven as one …

12 Tar Heels competing at Olympics: Here’s when and where can you see them compete

By R.L. Bynum A dozen Tar Heels in six sports are in Japan to compete in the 2020 Olympics, including three current Carolina students and three vying for individual medals. Down-Jenkins Two of the current students make history as the first Tar Heels to compete in Olympic diving: senior Anton Down-Jenkins, who will compete for …