UNC Football: North Carolina helmet stickers vs. Western Carolina

CHAPEL HILL, NC - OCTOBER 10: Michael Carter #8 of North Carolina celebrates after a 62-yard touchdown run during a game between Virginia Tech and North Carolina at Kenan Memorial Stadium on October 10, 2020 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Andy Mead/ISI Photos/Getty Images)
CHAPEL HILL, NC - OCTOBER 10: Michael Carter #8 of North Carolina celebrates after a 62-yard touchdown run during a game between Virginia Tech and North Carolina at Kenan Memorial Stadium on October 10, 2020 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Andy Mead/ISI Photos/Getty Images) /
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CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA – OCTOBER 26: Dazz Newsome #5 of the North Carolina Tar Heels reacts after a play during their game against the Duke Blue Devils at Kenan Stadium on October 26, 2019 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA – OCTOBER 26: Dazz Newsome #5 of the North Carolina Tar Heels reacts after a play during their game against the Duke Blue Devils at Kenan Stadium on October 26, 2019 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) /

Dazz Newsome

To continue the trend of seniors who had standout performances on “Senior Day,” Dazz Newsome also showed out in his final game on his home field.

The Hampton, VA native came up just short of 100 total yards of offense, as he tallied 97 total yards in just one half of play.

Through the passing game, Newsome hauled in all six of his targets for 82 yards. He scored on a 26-yard reception just prior to halftime to give the Tar Heels a 42-3 lead.

If you’re a fan of a good stiff arm, then you’ll enjoy this one that Newsome handed out on a punt return during this contest:

Over the last two years, Newsome has become a reliable target for quarterback Sam Howell. It was nice to see their connection was on-par during the pair’s final home contest together.

Speaking of Howell…