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Video: UNC 2013-2014 All Sports VideoThe All Sports video celebrates UNC athletics over the past year. The video highlights some of the best moments during the 2013-2014 Tar Heel sports calendar.
NCAA Lacrosse Brackets AnnouncedThe brackets for the men's and women's lacrosse NCAA Tournament were announced on Sunday evening with both Tar Heels teams making the field. On the women's side, the defending national champions are seeded #3 overall and will face the winner of the Georgetown-John Hopkins game on Sunday, May 11th. The UNC men are unseeded in the NCAA Tournament and will face the #5 seed Denver. (Tar Heel Blog)
Carolina Lacrosse Heads To Denver For NCAA First RoundNorth Carolina (10-4) will travel to Big East Conference champion Denver (14-2) Saturday to play in the first round of the NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship. The game will be played at 7:30 p.m. EDT (5:30 p.m. local time in Denver) on Saturday at Barton Stadium on the Denver campus. Carolina's four losses this year have come by a combined total of five goals. (GoHeels.com)
UNC 0-for-This Year in ACC Team Titles?Barring UNC winning one of the last three championships, the Heels will finish the 2013-14 season without winning a single official ACC title in any team sport. What's worse UNC only had one team finish in the first place. The women's tennis team ended up in a four way tie for first during regular season play. Per UNC, the Tar Heels have never not won at least one ACC title in something. (Tar Heel Blog)
Lucas: Out Of The SpotlightOne of the best things about working with college sports is they renew every year. Each fall, a whole new batch of student-athletes moves in, and each fall, there are dozens of them who remind you how smart and how involved college students can be. Here are six stories about Carolina athletics you might not have read in the paper: (GoHeels.com)
Weekend Preview: April 25-27Baseball: Three-game series vs. Virginia Tech (Friday at 7, Saturday at 6, Sunday at 1) Carolina needs wins this weekend to stay in the hunt for an NCAA Tournament berth, and the Hokies arrive at Boshamer Stadium on Friday evening having lost five consecutive games. UNC's remaining ACC series this season are at home against Florida State and at Miami. (GoHeels.com)
Video: UNC Coaches Dance to "Happy"UNC Coaches made a music video to Pharrell Williams "Happy". Originally aired at the 2014 Rammy's on April 14, 2014.
Weekend Preview: April 18-20UNC Baseball: Three-game series at Virginia (Friday at 6, Saturday at 1, Sunday at 1) The Tar Heels have won two of three games in each of their last two ACC weekend series, but the job gets tougher this weekend at Virginia, which is 14-4 in conference play and ranked No. 1 in the nation in most of the national polls. Saturday afternoon's game will be televised by RSN. (GoHeels.com)
Tar Heels Honor Outstanding Performances At Rammy AwardsUNC Athletics celebrated a year's worth of outstanding performances on and off the field at the second-annual Rammy Awards Monday evening. Student-athletes from all 28 Carolina varsity squads joined with coaches, athletics staff, Rams Club members, the UNC Marching Tar Heels band, members of the spirit squads and other supporters to pack Memorial Hall for the two-hour show. (GoHeels.com)
Syracuse Nips UNC Lacrosse In 2OT, 11-10Billy Ward scored at the 2:57 mark of the second overtime period to lift seventh-ranked Syracuse to an 11-10 victory over fourth-ranked North Carolina on Saturday evening in the Carrier Dome. The loss damages the Tar Heels' chances at earning one of the spots in the ACC Tournament due to the tiebreaker implications of losses to Notre Dame and Syracuse head-to-head. (GoHeels.com)
Weekend Preview: April 11-13It's your last chance to get a Kenan Stadium fix until the 2014 season opener, which is over four months away. Spring games have transformed from a nice little intrasquad scrimmage into a true extra home game. This year's event features numerous gameday activities to provide that Kenan-in-the-fall flavor, and it looks like it will be accompanied by terrific weather. (GoHeels.com)
Late Goals Lift UNC Lacrosse Past Hoos At Packed FetzerNorth Carolina senior midfielder R.G. Keenan has a habit of scoring late-game, momentum-shifting goals in his career for the Tar Heels. He did it again on Saturday on Senior Day at Fetzer Field as the #5 Tar Heels defeated the #9 Virginia Cavaliers 11-10 at sun-drenched Fetzer Field in men's lacrosse action. (GoHeels.com)
No. 1 UNC Women's Lacrosse Downs No. 2 Maryland, 17-15Top-ranked North Carolina got four goals apiece from Abbey Friend and Maggie Bill and defeated second-ranked Maryland, 17-15, on Saturday at Fetzer Field. The Tar Heels went on a 5-0 run to start the second half and take control of the game after trailing 10-9 at halftime. Carolina bounced back from Monday's loss at Northwestern by winning its 16th game in its last 17 outings. (GoHeels.com)
Few words, many deeds, all for loveWillie Scroggs planted the seed for his first retirement twenty years before he left at the top of his profession as North Carolina’s lacrosse coach. His decision to retire from coaching in 1990 seemed sudden to many. His second – and final – retirement from UNC is a slower walk past the people and places he helped build up. (UNC.edu)
Second Half Rally Sparks Tar Heel Lacrosse Past HopkinsThe fifth-ranked North Carolina men's lacrosse team outscored ninth-ranked Johns Hopkins 9-2 over the last 31:30 of the game to beat the Blue Jays 13-9 at Homewood Field Saturday afternoon. Joey Sankey had a career high five goals and he matched his career high for points in a game with seven to lead the Tar Heel comeback. (GoHeels.com)