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Diamond Heels sweep No. 11 Oklahoma State with third consecutive walk-off win

Eli Sutherland's two-run single in the bottom of the ninth gave No. 10 North Carolina its third consecutive walk-off win as the Tar Heels rallied past No. 11 Oklahoma State 4-3 Sunday afternoon at Boshamer Stadium. The victory capped Carolina's first sweep of a ranked opponent since taking three at No. 23 Virginia in 2012. (GoHeels.com)

Tar Heels Walk Off Again Vs. Cowboys

No team in the country has had as daunting a first two weeks as No. 20 North Carolina. The Tar Heels began with a cross-country trip to then-No. 10 UCLA, then came home to host No. 13 Oklahoma State—both early challenges, and both UNC series wins. Two weeks into the season, the young Tar Heels have made a clear statement: They are a force to be reckoned with. (Baseball America)

No. 10 UNC Rallies To Beat No. 11 OSU In Extra Innings

Brian Miller's bases loaded single in the bottom of the 10th inning gave No. 10 North Carolina a 6-5 victory over No. 11 Oklahoma State Saturday at Boshamer Stadium. Cody Roberts had three hits and drove in a pair of runs for the Tar Heels, who improved to 4-1 on the year with their second consecutive series win over a ranked opponent. (GoHeels.com)

North Carolina Wins Pitching Duel Between Zac Gallen and Thomas Hatch

No. 20 North Carolina took a 2-1 victory over No. 13 Oklahoma State on Friday. Junior righthanders Thomas Hatch (Oklahoma State) and Zac Gallen (UNC) went head to head, showing off promising stuff and command. Gallen entered the game coming off a strong Opening Day start at UCLA, in which his fastball touched 95 and he struck out 11 over 7 2/3 innings. (Baseball America)

Datres Drives No. 10 Tar Heels Past No. 11 Cowboys

Kyle Datres doubled in the winning run in his first career home game to lift No. 10 North Carolina to a 2-1 win over No. 11 Oklahoma State Friday at Boshamer Stadium. Datres' game-ender scored Brian Miller from second and made a winner of Hunter Williams, who worked 1.1 innings of scoreless relief. Zac Gallen allowed just three hits over seven and struck out nine. (GoHeels.com)

I'm A Tar Heel: Adam Pate

Tar Heel Fans, We are pumped that the season has finally started and as we play our first home series this weekend we encourage you to come out and support us this weekend and the entire season! Thank you for all you do for us as our fans and supporters! Be loud, cheer hard, and enjoy some Carolina baseball. - Adam Pate (GoHeels.com)

UNC Baseball Opens Boshamer Against Oklahoma State

UNC will play their first series at home in 2016 against Oklahoma State. The series starts at 3 p.m. on Friday, with reigning ACC Pitcher of the Week Zac Gallen taking the mound. Gallen allowed just four hits in 7.2 shutout innings, striking out 11 as the Tar Heels won their opening game of the season. (Chapelboro.com)

Marquee Baseball Matchup Preview: No. 11 Oklahoma State at No. 18 North Carolina

There is no doubt that both of these clubs smell like legitimate Omaha contenders. North Carolina is hungry to win their first Regional since 2013 and the Tar Heels attacked UCLA with an old school urgency. For Oklahoma State, the question is not when the Cowboys will reach the College World Series under Josh Holliday but how often. (Perfect Game)

This Week in UNC Baseball with Mike Fox

What did you think of Zac Gallen’s performance opening the series at UCLA and what prompted you to honor him with being a captain for this season? Mike Fox: "Zac got us off to a terrific start Friday. Right out of the gate in the first inning he showed his experience and certainly was not nervous and attacked their hitters and had some real efficient innings." (Inside Carolina)

Baseball Series Recap: Carolina 2 Games #10 UCLA 1

North Carolina baseball is off to a great start. The Diamond Heels began the season with a trip to UCLA and took two of three games from the Bruins. The Tar Heels entered the weekend with a lot of questions about this team as they are quite reliant on freshmen. For this weekend, those freshmen delivered and the ceiling on this team looks a higher than it did last week. (Tar Heel Blog)

UNC's Zac Gallen Named ACC Pitcher of the Week

UNC’s Zac Gallen has been voted the ACC Baseball Pitcher of the Week.Gallen allowed just four hits in 7.2 shutout innings as the Tar Heels blanked No. 9 UCLA on the road in the opening game of the season. A junior from Gibbsboro, New Jersey, Gallen struckout 11 batters, one shy of his career high, and allowed just one runner to reach past second base. (The ACC)

UNC Baseball Moves up to No. 10 in D1Baseball.com Poll

The UNC baseball team got off to a good start with a 2-1 series win over UCLA in Los Angeles. That performance has launched the UNC baseball team into the top ten of the D1Baseball.com poll. The Tar Heels made the biggest jump in the poll. Going into the first weekend of the 2016 season, the Tar Heels were ranked No. 16 in the poll. UCLA was No. 11. (Chapelboro.com)

No. 16 Carolina Baseball Thumps No. 9 UCLA, 14-5

Zack Gahagan's two-run homer sparked a five-run seventh as No. 16 North Carolina secured a series win with a 14-5 victory over No. 9 UCLA Sunday at Jackie Robinson Stadium. Tyler Ramirez also homered for the Tar Heels. Five different Tar Heels finished with two hits including Ramirez, who added a double to go with his three-run tape measure shot in the first. (GoHeels.com)

No. 16 Diamond Heels Fall To No. 9 UCLA, 6-5

Eric Filia's ground ball up the middle drove in the winning run as No. 9 UCLA knocked off No. 16 North Carolina 6-5 Saturday at Jackie Robinson Stadium. UNC pitchers struck out 16 Bruins and allowed just four hits on the day but the hosts took advantage of seven Tar Heel walks to even the series at a game apiece. The rubber game is set for Sunday at 4 ET. (GoHeels.com)

Dustin Ackley set to play pivotal role for Yankees in 2016

With starter Mark Teixeira down due to various injuries the past few years, there's a solid chance Dustin Ackley will see significant playing time at first base in 2016 as well as in the outfield. Ackley played 27.0 innings there last year for the Yankees and spent three years playing nearly every game in college at first. It's a spot, unlike second, where he doesn't have to get reacclimated. (NJ.com)

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