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Nyambi Jabang's goal and assist led No. 3 North Carolina to a 3-0 victory over Pitt Friday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference opener for both clubs Friday night from Fetzer Field.
The 17th-ranked North Carolina volleyball team opened the 2014 Carolina Classic in thrilling fashion, rallying for a five-set victory over No. 16 Kentucky Friday night in Carmichael Arena.
In that time, the Hall of Fame coach was diagnosed with leukemia and missed the season, her freshman-led team pushed all the way to an NCAA regional final in her absence, then star freshman Diamond DeShields abruptly transferred. "They're anxious to get this season started and to move forward - and to just be a great team," Hatchell said.
UNC basketball has a Final Four trip on its mind for 2014-15, and the road to Indianapolis starts with the regular season. The Tar Heels will have to prove themselves against a daunting schedule if they want to be in position for a shot at the national title.
This is Amelia Rayno's third season on the Gophers men's basketball beat. She learned college basketball in North Carolina , where fanhood is not an option.
Just two weeks into the 2014 season, the North Carolina football team finds itself with an early bye week and extra time to prepare for its next game against East Carolina on September 20. Despite starting the season 2-0, the young Tar Heels are still learning and making mistakes. Head coach Larry Fedora said at Wednesday's practice that he thinks this bye week comes at just the right time to slow down and try to start correcting those mistakes.
Head coach Jenny Levy has released the University of North Carolina's 2014 fall women's lacrosse schedule, a slate highlighted by home scrimmages against Duke and Winthrop and a mid-October road trip weekend in Baltimore to face Johns Hopkins and Loyola. The Tar Heels also will hold their annual alumnae game on Oct. 25 in Chapel Hill.
Jamie Loeb, the top ranked collegiate women's tennis player in the country, headlines five North Carolina women's tennis players included in the ITA Division I Women's Preseason Rankings, released on Monday. Additionally, the selections for the 2014 Riviera/ITA Women's All-American Championships were also released.
While we're only about halfway through the 2015 recruiting cycle, the Rivals.com Team Rankings are starting to take shape. Plenty of the usual suspects, Alabama, Florida State and other powers are ranked high, but there are also plenty of teams ranked high that don't usually find themselves in that position at this time of year.
San Diego State's Trey Lopmaz tries to stop UNC's T.J. Logan as he rushes for 11 yards in the third quarter on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill.
Andy Craven scored late in the first half to give No. 5 North Carolina a 1-0 victory over 25th-ranked Old Dominion on Friday night.
No. 23 North Carolina looks to improve to 2-0 on the season when the Tar Heels take on a dangerous San Diego State squad on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 8 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPNEWS.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 02:36 pm
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