Sports: UNC

May. 17, 2014 @ 01:08 PM

UNC splits doubleheader at Miami

Tyler Palmer drove in two runs with his fifth hit of the day and No. 4 Miami rallied for a 6-5 win over North Carolina in 16 innings Friday at Alex Rodriguez Park. The Tar Heels won the nightcap 11-2.

May. 16, 2014 @ 10:59 PM

Tar Heels reach men's tennis Elite Eight for 1st time in 22 years

Sophomore Brett Clark clinched the University of North Carolina's first trip to the NCAA Men's Tennis Tournament quarterfinals in 22 years Friday evening as the #7 seed Tar Heels defeated the #10 seed and host Georgia Bulldogs 4-2 at historic Henry Feild Stadium.

May. 16, 2014 @ 08:52 PM

Super Serpe a force for UNC defense

Former walk-on has grown into one of the nation's top players for Tar Heels

May. 15, 2014 @ 06:57 PM

UNC blanks Texas A&M in women's tennis Sweet 16

Seventh-seeded North Carolina downed 10th-seeded Texas A&M 4-0 in the Round of 16 at the NCAA Women’s Tennis Championship on Thursday at the Ken Byers Tennis Complex.

May. 15, 2014 @ 05:23 PM

ACC Baseball Tournament set for 4-year DBAP run

The ACC sought a home for its baseball tournament and Durham is glad to provide it. On Thursday, at the league meetings Amelia Island, Fla., ACC commissioner John Swofford announced the league baseball tournament will be held at Durham Bulls Athletic Park for four consecutive years, beginning in May 2015.

May. 15, 2014 @ 02:51 PM

ACC picks Durham to host baseball tournament

DBAP will be ACC baseball tourament site through 2018

May. 14, 2014 @ 08:51 PM

APR: Duke No. 1 in ACC football, basketball; UNC last

Duke led all ACC football and men’s basketball teams while North Carolina was last in the conference in the two major sports in the latest four-year Academic Progress Rate scores, which were released by the NCAA on Wednesday.

May. 13, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

Tar Heels take down Gardner-Webb on the road

Taylore Cherry tossed six shutout innings and Skye Bolt hit his second home run of the year as North Carolina defeated Gardner-Webb 7-2 Tuesday night at Shelby High School’s Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium.

May. 11, 2014 @ 10:10 PM

UNC gets past No. 4 Florida State

The Tar Heels come out on top on senior day.

May. 11, 2014 @ 10:01 PM

No. 3 UNC moves on in NCAA lax tourney

The Tar Heels women's lacrosse team won last season's national championship and are in the NCAA Tournament's quarterfinals this time around. 

May. 10, 2014 @ 10:37 PM

UNC women advance to NCAA tennis Sweet 16

Seventh seed North Carolina cruised to a 4-0 victory over No. 64 Georgia State on Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Women's Tennis Championship at Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center.

May. 10, 2014 @ 10:26 PM

UNC men's lacrosse season ends in NCAA opener at Denver

Denver got two goals each from Zach Miller and Erik Adamson and a goal and three assists from Jack Bobzien and defeated North Carolina 9-5 in the NCAA Tournament first round on Saturday night at Peter Barton Stadium.

May. 10, 2014 @ 08:43 PM

NCAA golf: Duke, N.C. State advance; UNC women eliminated

For the 26th time in school history and the 19th out of the last 20 years, the Duke women’s golf team will participate in the NCAA Championship. The top-seeded and third-ranked Blue Devils tied for third with N.C. State Satruday at the NCAA East Regional at the 6,257-yard, par 72 SouthWood Golf Club.

May. 11, 2014 @ 12:35 PM

NFL Draft: Cockrell, 3 from UNC picked; Four sign FA deals

Cockrell’s selection was the first of a busy day at the NFL Draft for Duke and North Carolina. After Cockrell went to Buffalo with the 109th pick, Cincinnati selected UNC offensive lineman Russell Bodine with the 111th pick. Tar Heels strong safety Tre Boston went to the Carolina Panthers later in the fourth round at the 128th overall slot. In the seventh round, Minnesota selected UNC cornerback Jabari Price with the 225th overall pick.

May. 10, 2014 @ 06:34 PM

UNC men sweep past S.C. State in NCAA tennis opener

The seventh-ranked North Carolina men's tennis team cruised past South Carolina State 4-0 on Saturday at Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center to advance to the second round of the NCAA Men's Tennis Championships.