Woody Durham passed away today at the age of 76. He leaves behind a great legacy as the voice of the Tar Heels. Many have flocked to Twitter with comments and condolences.
Woody Durham's amazing voice brought Tar Heel sports to life. His life, legacy and love for the first public university in this country to open its doors will never be forgotten. - RC pic.twitter.com/VinAMqMfiK— Governor Roy Cooper (@NC_Governor) March 7, 2018
A statement from ACC Commissioner John Swofford on the passing of legendary Voice of the Tar Heels Woody Durham:— The ACC (@theACC) March 7, 2018
"Woody was synonymous with Carolina Athletics for decades, and his voice was gospel to generations of Tar Heels who trusted his every word...
We are mourning the loss of Woody Durham, who passed away peacefully this morning at the age of 76. His voice brought Carolina games to life for Tar Heels around the world for 40 years #HeyWoody https://t.co/vM64yTuHpQ— UNC-Chapel Hill (@UNC) March 7, 2018
RIP to the great Woody Durham...— Vince Carter (@mrvincecarter15) March 7, 2018
🙏🏽’s up to the Durham family and the Tarheel family....!!!