Starting her lacrosse career in third grade, Marie McCool racked up three state championships and two New Jersey state player of the year awards. Now she is faced with the last few games of her senior season at UNC, and she wants a championship.
The era of Theo Pinson and Joel Berry II is over, but that just means there's more room for newcomers and underclassmen to step up.
CHARLOTTE — The second seeded North Carolina men’s basketball team had no answers for forward Robert Williams or center Tyler Davis.
CHARLOTTE — Kenny Williams hadn’t played in an NCAA tournament game for 713 days. Before tipoff against No. 15 seed Lipscomb on Friday afternoon, he’d last checked in for one meager minute during the North Carolina men’s basketball team’s win over Syracuse in the 2016 Final Four on April 2. He took no shots that night.
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n a revenge game, the North Carolina men’s basketball team lost a double-digit lead in the second half to fall to Duke 74-64.
The No. 8 North Carolina baseball team made up for their Friday loss against the East Carolina University Pirates with big plays on Saturday night. The team went from a 1-2 loss on Friday to a 5-4 win on Saturday. But the team has a lot of room for improvement — their third matchup against the Pirates ended in a 0-12 loss.
"Our players are excited about the opportunity to compete against one of the toughest schedules I can remember," head coach Mike Fox said. "We will be traveling more than ever this season. And, as always, our 30 league games will be very challenging as the ACC will once again be one of the nation's toughest conferences.”
For one player on the North Carolina men’s basketball team, it was the start of a journey, as a Tar Heel, against the Blue Devils. For another, it was his moment to bring a long journey full circle.
When the North Carolina and Duke men's basketball teams suit up in different shades of blue on Thursday night, most of the usual aspects will be there.