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Final Four Bound For Carter And Kay

UNC continued to dominate the NCAA Singles and Doubles Women’s Tennis Championship as both Hayley Carter and Whitney Kay reached the semifinals after impressive victories on Saturday. Top seed and No. 1-ranked Carter defeated No. 47 Katarina Adamovic of Oklahoma State, 4-6, 6-1, 6-0, to reach the singles semifinals.

Astros’ Colin Moran records first MLB hit

Houston Astros rookie Colin Moran finally recorded his first career hit. Playing in his fifth game since being called up from Triple-A Fresno, Moran took a Matt Shoemaker pitch to center field in the fifth inning of Houston’s matchup with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. The former sixth-overall pick of the 2013 draft had gone 0-for-his-first-13 in the majors.

UNC's Chris Cloutier scores record 9 goals in NCAA semifinals

North Carolina's Chris Cloutier made history on Saturday during the Tar Heels' 18-13 win over Loyola in the NCAA lacrosse championship semifinals. The sophomore from Kitchener, Ontario, set a championship weekend record for goals scored by an individual in a single game with nine, and he did it on just 13 shots.

Video: UNC Women's Lacrosse Semifinals All-Access vs. Penn State

The UNC women's lacrosse team is back in the NCAA championship game for the second straight year and the third time in four years after the #3 Tar Heels defeated Penn State, 12-11, Friday in the national semifinals.

One-Man Scoring Machine Propels UNC to National Lacrosse Title Game

UNC’s Chris Cloutier angled around a screen, cradled a high toss from Michael Tagliaferri, dug his right foot into the turf and rifled a shot into an increasingly worn-out corner of a suddenly gaping net. It was the sort of sequence repeated over and over in a men’s lacrosse national semifinal game on Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field, and that was just in the first quarter.

Video: UNC Lacrosse Coach Joe Breschi Post-Loyola Press Conference

North Carolina head lacrosse coach Joe Breschi addresses the media after the Tar Heels advance to the NCAA National Championship with an 18-13 win over Loyola.

UNC, Maryland to meet again for NCAA women's lacrosse title

North Carolina (19-2) and Maryland (22-0) were able to do what was needed in order to reach the national championship game, Sunday at noon at Talen Energy Stadium. The matchup marks the third time in the last four years these teams will meet for the title. In 2013, the Tar Heels won, 13-12, in overtime. Last year, the Terrapins won, 9-8.

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Chris Cloutier's performance was mind-boggling. Every time the ball was in the pocket of his stick, he got attention from defenders, from spectators, from media members. His nine goals broke a 32 year-old school record, broke the NCAA record for goals in a championship weekend game and tied the NCAA record for goals in a tournament game.

Video: UNC Men's Lacrosse Downs Loyola 18-13, Advance to NCAA Title Game - Highlights

Chris Cloutier scored a championship weekend-record 9 goals to lead the Tar Heels to an 18-13 victory over 7th-seeded Loyola in the NCAA Semifinals on May 28, 2016.

Tar Heel Doubles Team Falls In NCAA Quarterfinals

A historic season came to an end Saturday as UNC ‘s Jack Murray and Brayden Schnur fell in the NCAA Men’s Tennis Doubles Tournament quarterfinals in Tulsa, Okla. The Tar Heels were ousted 6-2, 7-6(7) by David Biosca and Rogerio Ribeiro of East Tennessee State, but not before earning All-America honors.

Tar Heels Advance To NCAA Title Game

Chris Cloutier scored an NCAA championship weekend record nine goals and led North Carolina's unseeded men's lacrosse team to an 18-13 win over seventh-seeded Loyola in the national semifinals at Lincoln Financial Field on a hot Saturday afternoon. UNC will face either Maryland or Brown in the championship game on Monday afternoon at 1 p.m.

How UNC Eked Past Penn State In Women's Lacrosse Final Four

The first Division I women's lacrosse semifinal Friday at Talen Energy Stadium gave us more excitement than expected. Third-seeded North Carolina was the favorite, but Penn State tested the Tar Heels and almost completed another shocking upset victory.

Roy vs. K -- differing coaching styles make the rivalry stronger

One of the reasons that the Tobacco Road Rivalry stands out as one of the best in sports is because of the stark contrast between the Duke and North Carolina programs. The style of every basketball program across the country is a reflection of the head coach, and coaches Roy Williams and Mike Krzyzewski couldn’t be more different.

UNC Men's Lacrosse Reaches Summit With Collective Effort, Emotion

There they sat in their team meeting room, refreshed from an exhilarating 13-9 NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals win against No. 3 seed Notre Dame two days earlier. Head coach Joe Breschi and captains Jake Matthai and Austin Pifani were ready to talk about where the North Carolina Tar Heels have been and where they’re headed.

'He gets a 10 for bravery': Vince Carter gives top marks to fan who ate 17-year-old cereal

A Toronto Raptors fan who ate 17-year-old cereal on a bet got a shout-out from the man on the box: Vince Carter. Carter was on NBATV's The Starters, judging and scoring various sports news and videos.

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