Complete coverage of North Carolina Soccer.
Carolina Rundown: October 28
Mack Hollins is the ACC Receiver of the Week. Multiple Tar Heels are in action tonight in the NBA season openers. Danny Green and the Spurs host Dallas (Brandan Wright plus an injured Raymond Felton) at 8 p.m. on TNT, and Ed Davis and Wayne Ellington are on TNT at 10:30 against Houston.
Carolina Rundown: October 27
If you only read one story today, this is an inspirational one about Kaitlin Morelli, the daughter of longtime football equipment manager Dominic Morelli. The Warriors waived James Michael McAdoo. Giovani Bernard had 45 yards rushing and a touchdown. Quinton Coples had seven tackles and 1.5 sacks
Carolina Rundown: October 24
After the win over Georgia Tech, practice has been a little more spirited this week. Marquise Williams felt like last year's Virginia game was the start of his Tar Heel career, and now he has another important matchup against the Cavs. Don't forget the exhibition basketball game tonight at the Smith Center
#2 Noles, #5 Heels Battle To 1-1 Draw In Women's Soccer
Second-ranked Florida State and fifth-ranked North Carolina went toe-to-toe Thursday night at Fetzer Field as the Tar Heels came back to tie the Seminoles 1-1 in women's soccer action before a crowd of 1,322 at Fetzer Field and a national TV audience. The two teams came into the match as the only remaining unbeaten and untied teams in the ACC.
Carolina Rundown: October 23
Tyler Zeller had 11 points and nine rebounds. Wayne Ellington also scored 11. John Henson had five points and eight rebounds. Danny Green scored five. Ed David had four and four off the bench for the Lakers. Reggie Bullock and Tyler Hansbrough each had a bucket. Baseball America ranks UNC's freshman class sixth in the country and has some very kind words about the Diamond Heels.
Carolina Rundown: October 22
Roy Williams will return to Lawrence on Monday for a celebration of Allen Fieldhouse. 11 points and six boards for Ed Davis off the bench last night for the Lakers. Harrison Barnes had 10 and six. Reggie Bullock had a bucket for the Clippers. Just one Tar Heel on Phil Steele's midseason All-ACC football team, as Landon Turner earned a second-team selection.
Carolina Rundown: October 21
It's sounding like James Michael McAdoo has a very real chance of making the Warriors. Raymond Felton is making some progress from his ankle injury. John Henson had a double-double (11/10) last night, and Kendall Marshall added six points and five rebounds. P.J. Hairston had 11. Julius Peppers is being credited as the missing piece in Green Bay.
UNC Women's Soccer Remains Unbeaten In ACC With 3-0 Win Over Duke
For the second straight game sophomore forward Emily Bruder scored two goals while freshman forward Alex Kimball notched her first career tally as #6 North Carolina defeated Duke 3-0 in women's soccer Sunday afternoon. The win was UNC's ninth in a row as the Tar Heels improved to 10-2-1 and remained unbeaten in the ACC with a 7-0-0 mark.
Omar Holness Sends #8 UNC Men's Soccer Past NC State
Omar Holness scored in the 76th minute to give No. 8 North Carolina a 1-0 victory over NC State Friday. UNC (10-4, 4-2 ACC) notched its fifth-straight win when the Jamaican National sent a bullet into the far left corner from 15 yards out that proved to be the game winner. NC State had its three-match unbeaten streak snapped, falling to 0-6-2 against the Tar Heels in the last eight meetings in Raleigh.
UNC Men's Soccer Falls 4-3 At UNCW
A wild second half that saw five combined goals scored resulted in ninth-ranked UNC falling 4-3 at No. 22 UNC Wilmington on Tuesday night. North Carolina (5-4) scored on its first shot of the match in the eighth minute to take an early 1-0 advantage. UNC plays at Fetzer Field this Friday against Clemson at 7 p.m. The match will be broadcast live on GoHeelsTV.
UNC Women's Soccer Remains Unbeaten In ACC With Win Over Wolfpack
The ninth-ranked UNC women's soccer team ran off its fifth successive victory and remained unbeaten in ACC play by holding off NC State 2-1 Sunday at Dail Soccer Field. UNC's goals came from Amber Munerlyn and Paige Nielsen as Carolina improved to 6-2-1 on the season and 3-0-0 in the ACC. UNC finished with a 26-5 edge in shots and a 6-0 edge in corner kicks.
No. 3 UNC Men's Soccer Drops 2-0 Match at No. 1 Notre Dame
Third-ranked North Carolina dropped a 2-0 men's soccer match to No. 1 Notre Dame Friday night from Alumni Stadium. UNC held a 12-7 shot advantage in the match, and a 9-2 lead in corner kicks. In the 80th minute, UNC was awarded a penalty kick, but the shot sailed high and the Tar Heels remained down 2-0. UNC finishes up its long road stretch at UNC Wilmington on Tuesday at 7 p.m.
Yael Averbuch: Heading to Cyprus, by Way of Going Home
As I drove into Chapel Hill, N.C., on Route 15-501 recently, I was starkly reminded of how different I am now from when I would make that same drive as a student and soccer player at the University of North Carolina. Sometimes, the best way to evaluate how you’ve changed is in relation to what stays the same. For me, Chapel Hill is a place where dreams came true and hard work translated into success.
UNC Women's Soccer Stages Furious Rally To Down Irish 3-2
Ninth-ranked North Carolina rallied from a 2-0 halftime deficit to defeat 18th-ranked Notre Dame 3-2 Saturday night in women's soccer action before a crowd of 2,024 fans at Alumni Stadium. North Carolina senior midfielder Kat Nigro scored the winning goal for the Tar Heels 27 seconds into the second overtime period, just the second goal of her career.
Top-Ranked UNC Men's Soccer Falls 2-1 At Duke
No. 1 UNC fell 2-1 at Duke Friday at Koskinen Stadium. UNC had its four-match winning streak snapped when Duke scored twice in the second half to overcome a 1-0 lead the Tar Heels enjoyed at the half. "Our guys got tired legs at the end of the match. We had a mid-week game at William & Mary and they (Duke) didn't so that may have been a factor," said UNC coach Carlos Somoano.