BASEBALL


5/16/2017 10:47pm

North Carolina third baseman Kyle Datres (3) celebrates after hitting a home run against Coastal Carolina on March 28.

North Carolina baseball wins ninth straight ACC series

With a season-long streak on the line, the No. 3 North Carolina baseball team needed to step up. And it did so in epic fashion. Sunday’s win over Virginia Tech was more than a win. It was a dismantling. The 20-0 victory was the biggest ACC shutout in school history.


4/12/2017 1:06am

Junior Brian Miller (5) bolts towards home base in UNC baseball's 20-5 win over South Carolina. 

Explosive innings propel UNC baseball past South Carolina

CHARLOTTE — Head coach Mike Fox looked down at the box score and took in the numbers: 14 hits, 10 walks, four doubles, two triples and, most importantly, 20 runs — the most for a North Carolina baseball team since 2013. Then, he glanced at the South Carolina side: 10 pitchers to get through eight innings.