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           === Hurricanes rally past Tar Heels to remain unbeaten ===
 
 Chapel  Hill,  NC (SportsNetwork.com) -  Duke Johnson exited early and Stephen
 Morris threw four interceptions.
 
 Thrust  into the  top ten  for  the first  time in  four years,  Miami-Florida
 somehow remained unbeaten.
 
 Dallas  Crawford's go-ahead  3-yard touchdown  run with  16 seconds  remaining
 lifted  the  10th-ranked Hurricanes past  struggling North Carolina, 27-23, on
 Thursday.
 
 "We  have four  interceptions,  we  lose pivotal  players  and everybody  just
 rallies,"  Miami  head coach  Al Golden  said. "It  just says  a lot about the
 guys."
 
 The  Hurricanes (6-0, 2-0 ACC) tallied the final 14 points to overcome a 23-13
 fourth-quarter deficit. They're 6-0 for the first time since 2004.
 
 Trailing  23-20  with 4:11 left,  Miami regained  possession at its own 9-yard
 line following a UNC punt.
 
 The  Hurricanes ran  the ball five straight  times to move the ball to the UNC
 49. Crawford picked up five yards on a 3rd-and-2 before Morris hit Herb Waters
 for a 17-yard gain to put the ball at the Tar Heels' 11-yard line.
 
 Crawford,  who  ran for 137  yards and two scores  on 33 carries, scampered in
 from three yards out on a 3rd-and-2 to put Miami in front.
 
 "The  defense was  making plays throughout the game. I really thought we would
 stop  them...I really  did and we came  up short," UNC head coach Larry Fedora
 said.
 
 Johnson, fourth in the FBS coming with 190.8 all-purpose yards per game coming
 in, had eight rushes for 83 yards, including a 59-yard gallop. He exited after
 taking  a  knee to  the back  of the head  while pass  blocking in the opening
 quarter.
 
 Morris  was 19-of-35 for  322 yards for Miami, which hadn't been ranked in the
 top  10  since Oct. 18,  2009. Morris tossed just  four picks all year heading
 into the game.
 
 Allen Hurns caught six passes for 98 yards in the triumph.
 
 Eric  Ebron hauled  in eight receptions for  199 yards and a touchdown for the
 Tar  Heels (1-5, 0-3), who have dropped four consecutive contests. Bryn Renner
 completed  28-of-36 passes  for 297 yards with a touchdown and interception in
 defeat.
 
 Ebron's 71-yard score, sandwiched around a pair of Matt Goudis field goals, in
 the first stanza helped stake UNC a 7-6 advantage following a quarter of play,
 but Ladarius Gunter returned a blocked field goal 67 yards early in the second
 to put the Hurricanes in front.
 
 The Tar Heels answered with the final 10 points of the half.
 
 Renner  led them down the field on their ensuing trek before completing the 7-
 play, 71-yard sequence with a 20-yard TD toss to Quinshad Davis.
 
 Morris  drove  the Hurricanes into UNC  territory on their next touch, but Tre
 Boston  picked him  off at the 11.  His interception led to a Thomas Moore 25-
 yard field goal to give the hosts a 17-13 advantage heading into the break.
 
 Moore's 35-yard field goal accounted for the only scoring in the third and his
 22-yard boot early in the fourth put UNC up by 10.
 
 Crawford ran for 36 yards on six totes on Miami's ensuing march, including the
 3-yard TD run to cap it and pull the Hurricanes within 23-20.
 
 Miami's  defense  forced  a  three-and-out,  but  Morris  was  intercepted  by
 Dominique Green three plays into the next Miami drive. UNC took over and moved
 the  ball to the  Miami 30 on two plays, but Tracy Howard picked off Renner at
 the 11-yard line to give the ball back to the Hurricanes.
 
                                   Game Notes
 
 Miami was 8-of-18 on third down, while UNC was 5-of-15 in those situations ...
 The Hurricanes outgained the Tar Heels, 556-500 ... Davis had eight receptions
 for  81 yards ... Miami wide receiver Phillip Dorsett, who had two catches for
 68 yards, exited with a knee injury.
 
 10/18 00:51:19 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
Final
NYY 2
CHC 0
Final
DET 2
CLE 3
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
Final
TEX 3
SEA 2
Final
CWS 4
BOS 6
Final
HOU 4
KAN 6
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MIN 0
TOR 0
Final
ANA 5
OAK 4
Final
SDP 4
COL 2
Final
SFG 2
LOS 1
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PHI
ATL
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CLE
 
1:10pm Today
MIN
TOR
 
2:05pm Today
TEX
SEA
 
3:45pm Today
SFG
LOS
 
6:40pm Tonight
SDP
COL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
MIL
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
STL
 
7:10pm Tonight
TAM
NYY
 
7:10pm Tonight
MIN
TOR
 
8:10pm Tonight
CWS
BOS
 
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HOU
KAN
 
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
Final
MIL 103
ATL 111
Final
CLE 114
BRK 85
Final
MEM 106
DAL 105
Final
OKC 112
DET 111
Final
NOP 105
HOU 100
Final
SAN 100
LAL 113
Final
MIA 87
PHI 100
Final
NYK 95
TOR 92
Final
MIN 130
UTA 136
Final
BOS 102
WAS 118
Final
DEN 112
GSW 116
Final
POR 110
LAC 104
Final
SAC 99
PHO 104
Final
TAM 4
MON 5
Final
PIT 4
CLB 3
Final
ANA 4
DAL 3
7:00pm Tonight
NYR
PHI
8:00pm Tonight
STL
CHI
9:30pm Tonight
COL
MIN
10:30pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR