Sports: UNC

May. 17, 2015 @ 03:35 PM

UCLA ends UNC's title run again

Tar Heels' stellar women's tennis season ends in NCAA Tournament quarterfinals

May. 16, 2015 @ 08:04 PM

BATTLE OF BLUES: Tar Heels nip PSU, to meet Duke in NCAA semis

For the fifth time in the last seven years, the North Carolina women’s lacrosse team is final four-bound. Despite trailing unseeded Big Ten champion Penn State by as many as four goals in the second half — matching the team’s largest deficit this season — the No. 2 Tar Heels used their signature grit to push back against the Nittany Lions for an 11-8 win Saturday. With the win, the Tar Heels are bound for the final four in Philadelphia to face rival Duke with a national title game berth on the line.

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 @ 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 @ 03:53 PM

Heroes trek into Triangle for Valor Games Southeast

Wounded warriors from across the nation will compete in the Valor Games Southeast at the Smith Center, Cameron Indoor Stadium and Lake Crabtree Park Tuesday through Thursday.

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 @ 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 @ 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. 

May. 14, 2015 @ 10:45 PM

Famous shot in '94 puts UNC's Smith in Hall of Fame

Game-winner in NCAA final brought Tar Heels a women's basketball national title

May. 14, 2015 @ 09:22 PM

Tar Heels top Illinois to reach Elite Eight

UNC men's tennis upsets No. 4-seed Illini in NCAA Round of 16