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Complete ResultsThe University of North Carolina women's swimming and diving team turned in a pair of solid relay performances on the opening day of the 2012 ACC Women's Swimming and Diving Championships at the Christiansburg Aquatics Center. UNC came within a half second of breaking the school record in the 800-yard freestyle relay and ranks second in the team standings after day one.
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Checking in on two former Tar Heels going in opposite directions.
First up is Wes Miller, the scrappy undersized guard who was a key component in UNC’s surprise 2006 season and contributor in 2007. Miller went into coaching and became an assistant coach at my alma mater, UNC Greensboro. On December 14th, 2011 Miller was elevated to interim head coach after Mike Dement’s termination...
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Harrison Barnes scored 23 points and No. 8 North Carolina rallied from an eight-point deficit in the second half to beat Miami 73-64 Wednesday night.
The Tar Heels, who came in leading the nation with 83.5 points per game, shot only 38 percent and went 5 for 18 from 3-point range. But they forced turnovers on four consecutive possessions in the second...
North Carolina picked up a crucial victory at Miami on Wednesday night and at least temporarily is atop the ACC standings.
The Tar Heels trailed at the half 35-30 and by a 44-36 score a few minutes into the second half, but closed out the game outscoring the Hurricanes 37-20 to notch the victory.
UNC improved to 22-4 overall and 9-2 in the ACC, while Miami dropped to 15-9 and...
• No. 3 North Carolina will open its 2012 season Friday when the Tar Heels welcome in Atlantic 10 foe Xavier for a three-game series.• Carolina is coming off its fifth College World Series appearance in the last six years and will look to begin the march towards another berth.• The Tar Heels return 18 letterwinners from a year ago, including five position players that started...
North Carolina student-athletes Pete Mangum and Curtis Byrd have been named to the 2011 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Football Team, announced Wednesday by Commissioner John Swofford.
Harrison Barnes scored 23 points and No. 8 North Carolina rallied from an eight-point deficit in the second half to beat Miami 73-64 Wednesday night.
by David Cassilo / @dcassilo
With 43 points in the final 20 minutes, No. 8 North Carolina was able to erase a five-point halftime deficit to knock off Miami, 73-64.
The Hurricanes had already scored an upset over No. 5 Duke this season, and it appeared as though things were heading in a similar direction on Wednesday. This time, however, Harrison Barnes stepped up for the Tar Heels...
North Carolina heads back out on the road Wednesday when the Tar Heels face Florida State at 7 p.m. at the Donald L. Tucker Center. Carolina enters the contest 17-8 on the year and 7-5 in the Atlantic Coast Conference after a 56-54 loss to Georgia Tech Sunday afternoon. Florida State is 13-13 and 5-7 in the ACC following a 67-57 loss to Duke on Sunday. Both teams are unranked.
North Carolina junior midfielder Kara Cannizzaro scored four goals while junior goalkeeper Lauren Maksym made 10 saves in the Tar Heels' 11-9 win over fourth-ranked Florida in Chapel Hill on Saturday. The pair of juniors were named the first 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Women's Lacrosse Players of the Week for the period ending Sunday, Feb. 12.
Harrison Barnes scored 23 points and No. 8 North Carolina used smothering defense to rally from an eight-point deficit in the second half and beat Miami 73-64 Wednesday night. The Tar Heels, who came in leading the nation with 83.5 points per game, shot only 38 percent and went 5 for 18 from 3-point range.
Due to the threat of rain on Sunday the Tar Heels and Musketeers will play a doubleheader Friday.