Tag: University of North Carolina

AP Gerry Broome

NC State Upsets No. 10 North Carolina 95-91 in OT

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Allerik Freeman and North Carolina State seemingly couldn’t miss from 3-point range, while the Wolfpack kept relentlessly pushing back any time its highly ranked rival threatened to stretch out a lead.

The gold coin bearing the image of Roman Emperor Nero discovered on Mount Zion. (photo credit: UNC CHARLOTTE)

Gold Coin with Nero’s Image Found in Jerusalem Dig

A rare, well-preserved coin struck in 56-57 CE, bearing the image of Roman Emperor Nero, was found by archaeologists from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte during a recent excavation on Jerusalem’s Mount Zion, just outside the Old City, it was announced Wednesday.