UNC: Linebacker Tomlin academically ineligible to play

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) North Carolina says linebacker Tyrell Tomlin is no longer enrolled at the university.

School officials announced Tuesday that the sophomore is academically ineligible.

Tomlin is a native of Marietta, Georgia, who had four tackles last season as a freshman. He was listed as the co-backup to starter Shakeel Rashad at strongside linebacker on the depth chart printed in the media guide.

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