North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
North Carolina Tar Heels Headlines
North Carolina and North Carolina State are each top-10 national baseball programs that happen to be in-state rivals, have a national seed to play for and a conference tournament title chance on the line.
North Carolina rallied from five down in the ninth inning to tie the game and went on to beat Clemson 12-7 with five more runs in the 14th inning in the nightcap on Day 3 of the ACC tournament at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
Kara Cannizzaro scored four straight goals in a 7:20 span in the second half to help third-seeded North Carolina beat two-time defending national champion Northwestern 11-4 on Friday in the NCAA women's lacrosse semifinals.
No. 1 North Carolina earned a 10-0 eight-inning, mercy-rule win over No. 8 Miami Thursday in ACC Tournament play at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
Jonathan Wasserman, NBA Draft expert from The Bleacher Report, joined Mark Thomas and Mike Maniscalco on 620 The Buzz to talk about the 2013 NBA Draft prospects including Nerlens Noel, Ben McLemore, Reggie Bullock, CJ Leslie, and Lorenzo Brown.
Theo Pinson announced on Wednesday that he has committed to North Carolina.
A day before their teams take the field in the 2013 ACC Baseball Tournament, North Carolina's Mike Fox and North Carolina State's Elliot Avent expressed confidence Tuesday about their chances to take home the title.
As Dave Doeren enters his first season as head coach of the Wolfpack, one thing is obvious. He's approaching the rivalry with the Tar Heels (First meeting: Nov. 2, homecoming in Carter-Finley Stadium) entirely differently than UNC's Larry Fedora did.
No. 5 North Carolina closed its regular season with a 4-3 victory over No. 7 Florida State on Monday to post a single-season record 48 wins. Even so, the Tar Heels will look to regain their midseason form later this week at the ACC Tournament.
Junior third baseman Colin Moran was named ACC Player of the Year and junior Kent Emanuel received ACC Pitcher of the Year honors. The awards are voted on by conference head coaches.
The deciding game of the regular-season series between UNC and NC State was a wash but the teams will get a chance to swing the ledger in a favorable direction Saturday as they will meet on Day 4 of the ACC tournament.
Eric Law scored with 13 seconds left to cap Denver's big comeback in a 12-11 win over North Carolina in an NCAA lacrosse quarterfinal Sunday.
Colin Moran tied the UNC single-season record for RBIs with 83 but the second-ranked Tar Heels fell to No. 7 Virginia in 11 innings, 8-7, Saturday afternoon at a sold out Boshamer Stadium.
No. 2 North Carolina earned its first ACC Regular Season Championship since 1990 Friday night as the Tar Heels downed No. 7 Virginia (44-9, 21-8 ACC), 8-5.
North Carolina reserve quarterback Marquise Williams is back in school for summer classes.
University of North Carolina lacrosse player Zoe Skinner might not have her name leap off any stat sheet, but her impact on Chapel Hill stretches far beyond goals or assists.
Duke and North Carolina will each host games during the annual Women's ACC-Big Ten Challenge the schedule released Thursday revealed. NC State will make a trip to Evanston, Ill. to play Northwestern.
Former North Carolina running back Giovanni Bernard impressed coaches at Bengals rookie camp this weekend.
Chad Tutton and Jimmy Bitter had three goals and an assist apiece to lead North Carolina past Lehigh 16-7 on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA men's lacrosse tournament.
The North Carolina Tar Heels will open the 2015 football season with a matchup against South Carolina in Charlotte's Bank of America Stadium, the school announced on its official website Thursday.
Florida State will make a trip to Chapel Hill after all as the Seminoles and top-ranked North Carolina will play a non-conference game at Bosmer Stadium to close out the year.
Among the games headlining the ACC-Big Ten Challenge this year, Michigan visits Duke, North Carolina heads to Michigan State and Indiana makes a trip to Syracuse.
Duke's Tyler Thornton and North Carolina's Loren Shealy are each finalists for the Sports Illustrated College Athlete of the Year, the publication announced Tuesday.
Top-ranked North Carolina has had one of the best starts in collegiate baseball history and remains hungry to hold on to the top spot and solidify its claim as arguably the best team in the nation.
Combining to outscore their opponents 16-7 Tuesday, No. 1 UNC and No. 5 NC State continued their season success with midweek wins.
A three-game sweep of visiting Presbyterian over the weekend allowed the North Carolina State University Wolfpack to lock down No. 5 in the Baseball America poll, but the Tar Heels continue to hold the top spot.
Hailey Cook of Hendersonville High School and T.J. Logan of Northern Guilford High School have been named winners of the 2013 Athlete of the Year awards by the NCHSAA.
Junior left-hander Hobbs Johnson struck out a season-high nine batters over five scoreless innings of work Wednesday night as No. 1 North Carolina (42-4) downed The Citadel (27-19), 13-0.
Despite a two-loss week that was capped with a rainout, the University of North Carolina maintained their No. 1 ranking in the college baseball polls for the 11th consecutive week.
Sunday's series-deciding game between the University of North Carolina and North Carolina State was cancelled due to rain and will not be rescheduled.