SPORTS


3/2/2020 5:36pm

Head Coach Mark Gangloff overlooks the swim team as they compete with Georgia on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 in Koury Natatorium. Georgia beat UNC's women 176-124 and men 163-137. 

UNC places seventh in men's swimming and diving ACC Championship

This past week, the North Carolina men’s swimming and diving team (Dual meet record: 3-4, 1-2 ACC) competed in the ACC Championship at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. Strong swims throughout the tournament — coupled with a good performance from the divers the week prior — saw the Tar Heels finish in seventh place, three better than last year. 


3/1/2020 8:33pm

UNC senior guard Shayla Bennett (22) dribbles past Duke University sophomore guard Meila Goodchild (3) in Carmichael Arena on Sunday, March 1, 2020. The Blue Devils beat the Tar Heels 73-54.

UNC women's basketball suffers seventh straight loss as Duke completes season sweep

In the midst of a near month-long losing streak, the North Carolina women’s basketball team played with desperation in a senior night matchup against Duke on Sunday.  When the Tar Heels entered their first game against the Blue Devils on Feb. 6, they were 16-6, third in the ACC, and firmly in the discussion for an NCAA tournament bid. After suffering a 71-61 loss in Cameron Indoor Stadium in that game, UNC has undergone a collapse.