UNC Golf

Complete coverage of North Carolina Tar Heels Golf.

Golfer Davis Love III loses house to fire; no injuries

III, a two-time U.S. Ryder Cup captain and major championship winner, confirmed that his house in St. Simons Island, Georgia, was lost to a fire Friday morning. There were no injuries. Love and his wife, Robin, were at home when the fire started but were able to escape without injury. Love, 55, is a 21-time winner on the PGA Tour. (

ACC Cancels All Athletic Activities Through End of 2019-20 Academic Year

Following further consultation with the league’s member institutions, and after previously suspending all athletic activities indefinitely, the ACC is canceling all athletic related activities including all competition and practice through the end of the 2019-20 academic year. The unanimous decision was made to mitigate the further spread of COVID-19. (The ACC)

UNC Men's Golf Tees Off In Hawaii On Thursday

The North Carolina men's golf team competes for the second time in the spring semester when it tees off Thursday-Saturday at the 44th John Burns Intercollegiate at the Wailua Golf Course in Lihue, Kaua'i, Hawai'i. The University of Hawai'i hosts the 54-hole tournament, which features 21 teams, one of the largest fields in collegiate golf all season. (

Davis Love takes swing at new gig: on-course commentator for CBS

Even with a 35-year pro playing career, III needed a boot camp to prepare for his CBS debut this weekend as an on-course commentator. Playing is one thing, talking about it on national television is another, and when Love signed with CBS to join Jim Nantz and Nick Faldo on the broadcast team, he wasn’t going to jump on the air and wing it. (San Diego Union Tribune)

UNC celebrates eighth annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day

It was a day of celebrating women's sports at North Carolina, as 15 varsity teams representing 36 national championships greeted over 1,200 visitors for UNC's eighth annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day. Each team set up a station with a "mini-clinic" so the hundreds of grade-school children could get autographs from their favorite UNC athletes. (Daily Tar Heel)

TV boot camp awaits Davis Love III as he decides to join CBS and get into broadcasting

CBS Sports announced that it has hired III as one of its golf analysts, beginning in 2020, with Love’s debut coming at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in January. He’ll also work the Masters, the PGA Championship, and a number of other PGA Tour events. That Love was hired is hardly a surprise, but will he continue to play? (Golf Digest)

UNC men's golfer Ryan Burnett on Haskins Award Watch List

University of North Carolina sophomore men's golfer Ryan Burnett is one of 15 candidates on Golfweek's Fall Haskins Award Watch List. The Haskins Award is presented annually to the men's college golfer of the year. Burnett leads the seventh-ranked Tar Heels in stroke average at 68.83. He has shot in the 60s in seven of 12 rounds this season. (

Tar Heel Athletes' Graduation Rates Continue To Climb

The percentages of Tar Heel student-athletes who earned their undergraduate degrees at the North Carolina improved again in several NCAA measures released today, including single-year and four-year cohorts in both the Graduation Success Rates and the Federal Graduation Rate. UNC's GSR for the incoming class of 2012-13 shot up to 93 percent. (

UNC's Ryan Burnett Named ACC Men's Golfer Of The Month

UNC's Ryan Burnett is September's ACC Men's Golfer of the Month. The Lafayette, Calif., native won the Turning Stone Tiger Invitational in UNC' first tournament of the season. He became only the fourth player in UNC history to shoot under 200 in a 54-hole event (69-65-64).. His 18-under-par and 198 total are the second-best scores in school history. (

UNC Men's Golf Cruises To Victory In New York

Ryan Burnett tied the course record to win his first collegiate title and UNC compiled its second-lowest score to par in school history to win the Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate by 35 strokes Monday at Turning Stone Resorts in upstate New York. Burnett shot 64 on Monday to tie the course record UNC freshman Austin Greaser set Sunday. (
Next >

© 2005-2020 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.