Sports: Colleges

May. 16, 2015 @ 07:46 PM

Fanfare: ACC Championship baseball tournament seeds set

Louisville and Miami are the top two seeds for the ACC baseball tournament and North Carolina will be part of the opening day schedule on Tuesday at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. ... UNC to open play at 3 p.m. Tuesday.

May. 16, 2015 @ 07:11 PM

Duke men advance to NCAA Championship golf tournament

The Duke men’s golf team capped off the NCAA Lubbock Regional with a two-over 286 to finish third and advance to the NCAA Championship tournament with an eight-under 844 here Saturday. Freshman Adam Wood and sophomore Max Greyserman paced the Blue Devils Saturday with two-under 69s at the Rawls Course (par 71, 7,349 yards).

May. 16, 2015 @ 06:40 PM

Duke closes with ACC baseball series win over Wake

Duke finished the 2015 season with a series-clinching, 8-1 victory over Wake Forest Saturday at Jack Coombs Field.

May. 16, 2015 @ 06:29 PM

Duke tops Tigers, advances to final four

Playing their last game at Koskinen Stadium, a core group of Duke senior women’s lacrosse players achieved something they’d waited their entire careers to feel on Saturday. Clamp-down defense and just enough effective plays on offense led No. 3-seeded Duke to a 7-3 NCAA Tournament quarterfinal win over Princeton. For the first time since 2011, Duke (16-4) will play in the sport’s final four.

May. 16, 2015 @ 06:19 PM

Tar Heel golfers take 8th, eliminated from NCAAs

With only the top five regional team finishers advancing to the national championship tournament on May 29, the Tar Heels were eliminated and their season ended.

May. 16, 2015 @ 06:42 PM

UVA completes sweep of Tar Heels; UNC opens ACC Tuesday

North Carolina will play in a Tuesday opening game at the ACC Baseball Championship at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.

May. 16, 2015 @ 03:37 PM

TCU stops UNC men in NCAA quarters

Tar Heels narrowly miss winning doubles point and TCU rolls to win on strength of singles

May. 15, 2015 @ 09:17 PM

UNC women's lacrosse resets ahead of the NCAA quarterfinals

For teams fortunate enough to advance past their regular season, the postseason ushers in entirely different animal as the teams reset ahead of the do-or-die grind. 

But while most teams recalibrate just once before starting the conference and national tournaments, the North Carolina women's lacrosse team starts fresh after each game, a new season every week.

May. 15, 2015 @ 08:52 PM

UNC men face Maryland in NCAA quarters

Former ACC rivals play with spot in men's lacrosse final four on the line

May. 15, 2015 @ 07:31 PM

Washington to transfer from UNC women's basketball program

A second player from the No. 1 recruiting class in women's college basketball in 2013 has left North Carolina coach Sylvia Hatchell's program.


May. 15, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

Duryea, Duke one win from final four

Blue Devils face Princeton in NCAA Tournament quarterfinal at Koskinen on Saturday

May. 15, 2015 @ 06:51 PM

UNC women's tennis withstands turbulent conditions to top Miami

Tennis isn't a sport that deals well with rain, so it's important for its players to be adaptable.

Second-seeded North Carolina's ability to deal with different situations was tested in Friday's NCAA tournament round of 16 match against No. 15 Miami.

May. 15, 2015 @ 05:03 PM

UNC falls to sixth at regional

Tar Heels need strong final day on Saturday to make NCAA championship field

May. 15, 2015 @ 08:21 AM

USC ousts Duke men's tennis from NCAAs

Trojans roll over Blue Devils in round of 16 match

May. 15, 2015 @ 01:29 AM

Virginia tops UNC 2-1

North Carolina squandered a 1-0 lead in the ninth inning and fell to Virginia 2-1 in 10 innings Thursday night at Boshamer Stadium.