Jeremy Vernon

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The North Carolina men's lacrosse team shows emotion after losing to No.1 Syracuse 12-11 in overtime on Saturday.

Finale against Notre Dame will once again shape UNC men's lacrosse's season

On April 23, 2016, the North Carolina men’s lacrosse team saved its season. Facing then-No. 1 Notre Dame and in danger of falling to 7-6 on the season — which would all but guarantee they would watch the 2016 NCAA Tournament from Chapel Hill instead of playing in it — the Tar Heels trailed the Fighting Irish by five goals with 10 minutes left to play. 


North Carolina forward Kennedy Meeks (3) shoots over Oregon forward Jordan Bell (1) in the teams' Final Four matchup on April 1 in Phoenix.

UNC men's basketball back in national title game after 77-76 win over Oregon

GLENDALE, ARIZ. — With a possible date with redemption a few days away, the top-seeded North Carolina men's basketball team locked in and clipped the No. 3 seed Oregon Ducks, 77-76, in the Final Four on Saturday night. With tens of thousands watching from the stands inside University of Phoenix Stadium, the Tar Heels looked like they belonged on the biggest of stages once again.


The North Carolina men's basketball team defeated Oregon 77-76 in a Final Four matchup. The Tar Heels will play the Gonzaga Bull Dogs for the National Championship on Monday night, a year after losing to Villanova.

Column: Struggling Isaiah Hicks could sink UNC men's basketball against Gonzaga

GLENDALE, ARIZ. — Isaiah Hicks was nowhere to be found in the North Carolina locker room. The Tar Heels had just won their Final Four matchup over Oregon. The media mobbed Kennedy Meeks, Justin Jackson, Joel Berry and the rest of the team. Even Shea Rush took a few questions. But Hicks was tucked away behind a curtain, propped up on the training table with a giant elastic bandage wrapped around his injured left quad.



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Co-Photo Editor Alex Kormann is a super fan of the Star Wars franchise and universe.

Co-Photo Editor Alex Kormann is a super fan of the Star Wars franchise and universe.


North Carolina guard Joel Berry speaks with the media inside University of Phoenix Stadium on Friday. Berry is expected to play in the Final Four against Oregon after injuring both his ankles earlier in the tournament.

North Carolina guard Joel Berry speaks with the media inside University of Phoenix Stadium on Friday. Berry is expected to play in the Final Four against Oregon after injuring both his ankles earlier in the tournament.


This week on Press Coverage, DTH Sports' weekly podcast, Pat James, Carlos Collazo and Jeremy Vernon reflect on the North Carolina football team's loss to South Carolina and look ahead to Saturday's game against North Carolina A&T. 

Press Coverage: Episode 3

This week on Press Coverage, DTH Sports' weekly podcast, Pat James, Carlos Collazo and Jeremy Vernon reflect on the North Carolina football team's loss to South Carolina and look ahead to Saturday's game against North Carolina A&T. 


Brian Miller awaits a pitch against Virginia. He finished the regular season with a .298 batting average.

Brian Miller awaits a pitch against Virginia. He finished the regular season with a .298 batting average.


Brian Miller swings and misses in the Tar Heels' Saturday game against UVa.

Brian Miller swings and misses in the Tar Heels' Saturday game against UVa.


Caroline Price awaits a serve from her singles opponent. 

Caroline Price awaits a serve from her singles opponent. 


Korey Dunbar argues a called third strike with the umpire.

Korey Dunbar argues a called third strike with the umpire.


Good morning, DTH Sports fans

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Good morning, DTH Sports fans

Welcome back to DTH Sports at a Glance — your dose of sports news from the student journalists at The Daily Tar Heel. Every Thursday during the summer, we'll let you know what's coming up and what you might have missed during the week.


Good morning, DTH Sports fans

Welcome back to DTH Sports at a Glance — your dose of sports news from the student journalists at The Daily Tar Heel. Every Thursday during the summer, we'll let you know what's coming up and what you might have missed during the week.


Good morning, DTH Sports fans

Welcome back to DTH Sports at a Glance — your dose of sports news from the student journalists at The Daily Tar Heel. Every Thursday during the summer, we'll let you know what's coming up and what you might have missed during the week.


Good morning, DTH Sports fans

Welcome back to DTH Sports at a Glance — your dose of sports news from the student journalists at The Daily Tar Heel. Every Thursday during the summer, we'll let you know what's coming up and what you might have missed during the week.