The 16 runs for the Tar Heels is the most scored against Duke since 2010, when UNC scored 21.
North Carolina secured the victory with a momentum-shifting seventh inning and a home run by Michael Busch, but the win didn't come easy against the Blue Devils.
First-year Caton Johnson's 21 saves, the most by a UNC player in a single game since 2015, led a solid defensive effort by the Tar Heels, and gave the team a 10-8 win over the Blue Devils on Saturday.
The No. 2 North Carolina women's tennis team improved to 22-1 and 10-0 in conference play after sweeping the Pittsburgh Panthers, 7-0, on their home court.
An eight-run seventh inning gave UNC baseball (22-7, 7-5 ACC) a 16-6 blowout win over Duke (14-14, 3-9 ACC) on Sunday, and completed the three game sweep of the Blue Devils.
The North Carolina track and field team competed in the Florida Relays and NC State’s Raleigh Relays this weekend.
“Like I said, man, it's basketball and it's life,” White said. “Everything is not always going to go your way, so you've just got to take it and keep moving forward."
Hosting No. 5 Duke at the UNC Lacrosse Stadium for the first time, the North Carolina men's lacrosse team opened up ACC play with a 10-8 win in a back-and-forth affair thanks to a balanced scoring attack and stellar performance by first-year goalie Caton Johnson in his first career start.
In yet another big win this season, the No. 3 North Carolina women’s tennis defeated Syracuse, 5-2, on Friday to keep the Tar Heels perfect on the road and in the ACC.
Baum threw 8.2 innings and recorded six strikeouts in a win over the Blue Devils.
Instead of a championship feeling — like the Tar Heels had hoped for — the three veterans for the North Carolina men’s basketball team felt the heartache of a 17-point, 97-80 gut-punch loss to Auburn in the Sweet 16, which brought their college careers to a close.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The desperation inside the Sprint Center was palpable.
Led by pitcher Tyler Baum, the No. 15 North Carolina baseball team (20-7, 5-5) beat Duke (14-12, 3-7), 1-0, on Friday night, to win its fourth consecutive game.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After trailing by two at the half, the North Carolina men’s basketball team fell to Auburn, 97-80, after the Tigers had a lights-out second-half showing in 3-point shooting.
Assistant sports desk editor Ryan Wilcox opposes Jack Frederick's view that a Duke-UNC title game might actually be worth the anxiety.
In an interview, Brendan Haywood gave his thoughts on various topics ranging from UNC's current team, his job as a studio analyst for Turner Sports and keeping in touch with past UNC players.
Securing its second conference victory, the No. 4 North Carolina women's lacrosse team (9-2, 2-1 ACC) showcased its skills with an offensive barrage at Virginia Tech (8-5, 1-2 ACC) Wednesday, defeating the Hokies 19-5.