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UNC To Host NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament 1st and 2nd Rounds
North Carolina has been selected as a host site for the first- and second-round of the 2014 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship, as selected by the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Committee. The four selected regional sites are Lincoln, Neb.; Louisville, Ky.; Notre Dame, Ind., and Stanford, Calif.
UNC Women’s Basketball Begins Season of Promise
The UNC women’s basketball team held their first fall practice in Carmichael Arena Monday. And Head Coach Sylvia Hatchell is off and running on her preparations for a season ripe with excitement for a couple reasons. For one, the Tar Heels have the pleasure of welcoming the much-anticipated group of four freshmen that made up the top recruiting class in the country last year.
Video: Sylvia Hatchell's Hall of Fame Introduction
The introduction of North Carolina head women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell at the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.
Sylvia Hatchell Enshrined Into Naismith HOF
Sylvia Hatchell officially took her place alongside the greatest names in the sport of basketball when she was enshrined in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday afternoon at Symphony Hall. Hatchell joins Tar Heel men's coach Roy Williams in the Hall of Fame, marking UNC as the only school in the nation to have both active basketball coaches in the most exclusive club in the sport.
Sylvia Hatchell Continues HOF Weekend Celebration
UNC women's basketball head coach Sylvia Hatchell took part in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame press conference on Saturday as part of the 2013 12-member class Enshrinement weekend. Hatchell opened her brief remarks by saying, "I can scratch this off my bucket list," which earned a round of applause from the capacity crowd on the Hall of Fame's main court.
Sylvia Hatchell to be enshrined in basketball Hall of Fame Sunday
Looking up at the walls of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass., on Saturday, North Carolina women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell could see the plaques of the people who have already been enshrined. Hatchell will join that group this afternoon, when she and the other 11 inductees are enshrined during a 2 p.m. ceremony that will be televised by NBA TV.
Capital One Cup to be presented to UNC women
UNC will be presented the Capital One Cup, symbolic of the nation’s best overall women’s sports program in 2012-13, at Saturday’s home football against Middle Tennessee. The Tar Heels, on the strength of national championships in both soccer and lacrosse and top-10 finishes in field hockey and tennis, totaled 140 points to beat out perennial champion Stanford, Oregon, Texas and Penn State for the honor.
Sylvia Hatchell Heads To The Hall Of Fame
University of North Carolina women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell will be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday in Springfield, Mass. The enshrinement ceremony, which will be televised live by NBA TV, will start at 2 p.m., from the Springfield Symphony Hall.
Sylvia Hatchell carves place in history
Quirky and competitive, maternal and intense, Sylvia Hatchell has carved out her own place in the history of the women's game. She is currently only one of two active coaches in women's basketball with 900 career wins. She has coached teams that have won national titles in the AIAW (Francis Marion, 1982), NAIA (Francis Marion, 1986) and the NCAA (North Carolina, 1994).
Tar Heels face challenging women's basketball slate
North Carolina’s top-ranked freshmen class will get an early test when Tennessee comes to Carmichael Arena on Nov. 11. That will be UNC’s second game. UNC’s non-conference schedule also includes a visit to UCLA on Nov. 17, Nebraska’s first-ever visit to Carmichael on Dec. 5 and neutral site games against South Carolina in Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Arizona State and Illinois in Cancun, Mexico.
Tar Heel Rundown: August 28
Columbia weather forecast for Thursday: high of 93...A graphic representation of the head-to-head breakdown between Carolina football and South Carolina football (hint: it may not be what you think)...John Swofford listed among Dennis Dodd's smartest people in college football...$4.62 billion was spent on college licensed merchandise last year (UNC ranked ninth on the list of biggest sellers)
GoHeels Weekly Primer
Fall semester classes begin on Tuesday and several Tar Heel sports are in full swing. The men's and women's soccer teams have played exhibition games and regular season play is just around the corner. Take a moment and recap the week with the latest installment of the GoHeels Weekly Primer.
Sylvia Hatchell's blueberry patch helps fight cancer
Outside Sylvia Hatchell's summer home, deep in the heart of Black Mountain, blooms a beautiful blueberry patch, 240 bushes, give or take every season. That's when she got an idea: Let people pick from her property and instead of collecting admission, she'd ask them to mail a donation to the foundation that helped Hatchell, UNC's Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Tar Heels To Host Lady Vols On ESPN2
No. 7 North Carolina will be one of four women's basketball teams included in ESPN's College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon when the Tar Heels host No. 3 Tennessee on Monday, Nov. 11 at 9 p.m. ESPN2 will televise both women's games. The first features No. 1 Connecticut hosting No. 4 Stanford at 7 p.m., followed by the Tar Heels and Lady Vols.
Camille Little Reaches 2,000 WNBA Points
Seattle Storm veteran forward Camille Little became the fifth player in franchise history to score 2,000 career points Tuesday night in an 80-65 win over Phoenix at the US Airways Center. Little, who led North Carolina to a pair of Women's Final Four appearances in 2006 and 2007, scored four points in the win.