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Hovis Shuts The Door
One of the major storylines that came out of last year's UNC baseball team was the emergence of right-handed pitcher Trent Thornton as a weapon...

UNC pitcher Trent Thornton a mound of intensity
Intense might not be a strong enough adjective to describe North Carolina pitcher Trent Thornton when he's on the mound for the Heels. “If you...

Tar Heels Fall To No. 1 Virginia, 3-2
Brandon Downes drove in three runs and Nathan Kirby outdueled Trent Thornton as No. 1 Virginia topped North Carolina 3-2 Friday night at Davenport Field...

Video: UNC Baseball's Trent Thornton - Ace
Trent Thornton's path to becoming North Carolina's ace was an unusual one, but now he has the position and is poised to become one of...

Trust in Thornton
Sophomore Trent Thornton showed an uncanny ability to handle the big moment as a freshman and continues to build his résumé and offer a critical...

Thornton, Ramirez Lead Tar Heels Past Wake, 9-0
Trent Thornton matched a career high with 10 strikeouts over eight shutout innings and Tyler Ramirez hit a grand slam for his first home run...

Trent Thornton Named To Golden Spikes Midseason List
USA Baseball released its 50-man midseason Golden Spikes Award watch list on Thursday, bringing the organization one step closer to naming the top amateur baseball...

Thornton Deals Complete Game Shutout In Win At Boston College
Trent Thornton tossed a three-hit shutout and No. 30 North Carolina topped Boston College 7-0 in the series opener Friday afternoon at Commander Shea Field...

No. 18 Tar Heels Come Up Short At Duke, 3-2
Drew Van Orden struck out 12 batters in eight innings and Duke held off a late rally to hand No. 18 North Carolina a 3-2...

No. 12 Carolina Takes Series Opener In Extra Innings Versus Georgia Tech
Wood Myers singled home Brandon Whiteford in the bottom of the 11th to give No. 12 North Carolina a series-opening 3-2 win over Georgia Tech...

Monday Baseball Report
Over the weekend, UNC made its final trip to College Park, MD taking two of three from the soon-to-be-departed Maryland Terrapins. Trent Thornton pitched sevens...

No. 13 Carolina Shuts Out Maryland, 7-0
Tom Zengel hit two home runs and Trent Thornton went seven scoreless innings to improve to 5-0 as No. 13 North Carolina defeated Maryland 7-0...

No. 15 Tar Heels Slam Pitt, 9-5
Joe Dudek's first career grand slam highlighted a 6-run first and No. 15 North Carolina opened Atlantic Coast Conference play with a 9-5 win over...

Dunbar, Thornton Lift Carolina Past North Florida
Korey Dunbar smacked his first career home run and Trent Thornton tossed 7.2 scoreless innings for his third win of the year as No. 17...

Carolina Evens Series With Xavier
Trent Thornton allowed just one run in 6.2 innings and Chris McCue worked the final two innings for his second save of the year as...

Tar Heels Hammer Charleston, 12-3
Trent Thornton had a career-high 10 strikeouts and Michael Russell had four hits and drove in four as No. 11 North Carolina evened its series...

Pitcher Trent Thornton steps into rotation
When he takes the mound Sunday against the College of Charleston, Trent Thornton will already have a College World Series and stints as a UNC...

College Baseball's Preseason Top 25 for 2014
18. North Carolina: Losing seven MLB draftees and having only four seniors — this is as close as it gets to “rebuilding” for the Heels...

Benton Moss, Trent Thornton Ready to Reload for Omaha
Opening day of the North Carolina baseball season is a week away. The Tar Heels will open their 2014 campaign against College of Charleston Friday,...

Bolt, Thornton Earn NCBWA Preseason All-America Honors
North Carolina sophomores Skye Bolt and Trent Thornton were named to the 2014 National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Preseason All-America second team, the NCBWA announced...

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