The North Carolina men's basketball team defeated Kentucky 75-73 in their Elite Eight matchup in Memphis on Sunday. Forward Luke Maye (32) hit a game winning shot to give the Tar Heels a two-point lead with 0.3 seconds remaining. The team will travel to Phoenix and face the Oregon Ducks in the Final Four on Saturday.
The North Carolina men's basketball team defeated Butler 92-80 in their Sweet 16 matchup on Friday in Memphis.
Former UNC guard Marcus Paige (4) returned to the state with the Salt Lake City Stars to take on the Greensboro Swarm. Greensboro defeated Salt Lake City 104-99.
MEMPHIS — For the second time in three games, Joel Berry was scared.
The North Carolina guard was finally at full strength for his team’s Sweet 16 game on Friday, just seven days after injuring his right ankle against Texas Southern in the NCAA Tournament opener. But with six minutes left in UNC’s 92-80 win, Berry slipped.
There was no NCAA Championship, which the North Carolina men’s basketball team has craved since falling 4.7 seconds short a season ago.
CONWAY, S.C. — Perhaps this is the end.
NCAA regulations and improving attitudes among coaches have made wrestling safer, but problems persist with cutting weight. Studies have found that male wrestlers have a higher risk of developing eating disorders than other men the same age.
After being stuck indoors during two weeks of bad weather, the No. 9 North Carolina men’s tennis players faced an outdoor match they were supposed to win.
Alexa Graham coughed after each point. The No. 40 North Carolina women's tennis player grew tired and frustrated, the flu and emotions from the heated match slowly getting to her.
In a running relay, there is a minuscule stretch of track designated as the exchange zone. Just a few strides long, it marks the finite distance in which one leg of the relay can hand off the baton to the next.
It was the summer of 2013, and Ezra Baeli-Wang wasn’t doing anything.
It has not been an easy year for the North Carolina swimming and diving team. Earlier this season the Tar Heels fell to Duke for the first time in head coach Rich DeSelm’s 10-year UNC career.
RALEIGH — The UNC gymnastics team members stood behind the black curtain that separated them from the floor, anxiously waiting for the matchup between N.C. State and Pittsburgh to finish.