Point guard Kithcart has drawn interest from UNC.
The intersection of athletics and academics at North Carolina perhaps offers added interest in Academic Progress Rate scores, which were released by the NCAA on Wednesday
ACC player of the year adds NCAA singles championship to resume
Poor finish led to UNC being among the last teams passed over by the NCAA baseball selection committee
Five consecutive Terrapins goals erase UNC's 6-3 halftime lead
North Carolina All-America Jamie Loeb advanced to the NCAA Singles Championship semifinal by topping defending national-champion Danielle Collins of Virginia late Saturday.
In the end, North Carolina’s final goal of the first half only served to pad a lead that rival Duke was unable to overcome. That the goal was scored by Brittney Coppa in that NCAA women’s lacrosse tournament semifinal Friday night, though, perfectly fit in the tale of how the Tar Heels have returned to the national championship game.
UNC coach Mike Fox said he's not very confident his Tar Heels will make it into the NCAA Tournament, but there's hope.
Tar Heels run away from Duke in second half.
Closer, yes, but no closure for those anticipating the end of the academics scandal that both has hurt credibility and continues to impact recruiting in athletics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. UNC officials have 90 days to let the NCAA know what they plan to do with a notice of allegations from the governing body that is poised to punish the school not only for roughly 18 years of irregular course offerings but also possible infractions of NCAA bylaws.
The extra emotion of playing a fierce rival with a berth in the national championship game on the line can be a tough thing for college athletes to handle.
Sydney Holman wouldn’t have it any other way.
After dropping its last six ACC games, the Tar Heels just barely limped their way into the conference tournament with a No. 8 seed.
But Tuesday afternoon's elimination game, UNC (33-22) found what it had been missing with a 5-3 win against No. 9 seed Virginia Tech.
UNC's Holman: "It’s just been in my blood to hate Duke my whole life"