The No. 15 North Carolina wrestling team traveled to Laramie, Wyo. and won two out of three duals at the Cowboy Shootout on Friday. The Tar Heels saw many of their top wrestlers tested against ranked opponents at the duals.
On Thursday, the North Carolina women’s basketball team’s upset bid fell short against No. 3 Louisville. The Tar Heels lost by a score of 73-66.
North Carolina (5-3) faced three ranked opponents throughout the weekend. UNC dropped two duals on Saturday but bounced back with two victories over ranked opponents on Sunday.
Multiple former North Carolina football players have impressed during 10 weeks of the NFL season. Eric Ebron, Mitch Trubisky, Zach Brown and Julius Peppers all remain examples of these notable Tar Heel football alumni.
The No. 24 North Carolina wrestling team (1-0) opened its season with a 23-10 victory against Tennessee Chattanooga on Sunday. The Tar Heels dropped the first three duals before going on to win the final seven matches.
The North Carolina wrestling team opened its season on Sunday in Roanoke, Va., at the Hokie Open. Head coach Coleman Scott saw 13 of the 18 wrestlers that he brought to the tournament place in the top five.