Fundraising not fun these days at North Carolina, as Matt Kupec slips out of the pocket and Hansbrough may be gone soon

Posted by Andy Durham on September 11, 2012 at 10:16 am under College | 2 Comments to Read

Not good news for the Tar Heel program, as one of it’s former stars takes a hit and the mother of one of their former star basketball players is implicated too….Not good news, but I do remember the good old days, when Matt Kupec and his brother Chris Kupec were at North Carolina…Matt Kupec was one of the toughest and grittiest players to ever play the game and now he has been sacked, after rising to one of the top positions within the University of North Carolina, in Chapel Hill…When you see Vice Chancellor by your name/title, you know you are/were among the top pieces in the player’s puzzle…..Get the details on this one, as you dial in and read all from Dan Kane below…..

from Dan Kane at the News and Observer in Raleigh(

CHAPEL HILL — Matt Kupec, a star quarterback for UNC-Chapel Hill who later returned to become its chief fundraiser, resigned Sunday after an internal investigation showed he and university fundraiser Tami Hansbrough appear to have taken personal trips at the university’s expense, Chancellor Holden Thorp said Monday.

Thorp said Kupec, the vice chancellor for university advancement, offered his resignation Sunday night after Thorp told Kupec a review of his travel with Tami Hansbrough, the divorced mother of former UNC star basketball player Tyler Hansbrough, showed trips that did not appear to be university related.

Read more/read all when you CLICK HERE….(from News and Observer in Raleigh)

You may want to CLICK HERE for the Charlotte Observer version by Dan Kane, it may be about the same, but then again, it may give you some key details…Very interesting read and Matt Kupec was making $349,000 per year and Tammi Hansbrough checks in at $95,000 annually……

  • traveling said,

    So a Hansbrough was involved in questionable traveling…………………nothing new there.

  • Andy Durham said,

    Where was John Bunting at when all of this was going on??? I knew he missed out on something….