CHAPEL HILL - Numerous news outlets reported on Monday afternoon that the University of North Carolina football team has suspended 13 players for selling team-issued shoes.

Offensive lineman Brian Anderson, defensive end Malik Carney, wide receiver Beau Corrales, defensive end Tomon Fox, defensive end Tyrone Hopper, offensive lineman Quiron Johnson, linebacker Malik Robinson, quarterback Chazz Surratt and offensive lineman Jordan Tucker will each sit out four games. Defensive backs Greg Ross and Tre Shaw will miss two games, and quarterback Jack Davidson and offensive lineman Jonah Melton will each miss one game.

These players will be permitted to practice, attend meetings and continue strength and conditioning training while serving their suspensions. UNC opens the season at Cal-Berkeley on September 1.