Avery Trendel

Life of Dean Smith to be Honored With Public Celebration

The life of legendary coach Dean Smith will be celebrated with a public memorial at 2 PM on Sunday. The service will be held in the appropriately named, Dean E. Smith Center. Those who wish to attend will be admitted on a first-come, first- served basis. Welcome remarks will be delivered by University Chancellor Carol Folt, followed by words from a plethora of Coach Smith’s former players and colleagues, including current head basketball coach, Roy Williams. Video tributes and special performances by Carolina musical groups and the UNC-Chapel Hill band will also be included in the procession, which should...

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Errors Cost Tar Heels Game 1 of Showdown With UCLA

The UCLA Bruins, ranked fourth in the most recent D1Baseball.com Top 25 Poll, triumphed over the #6 Tar Heels 8-5 Friday, in their highly anticipated series opener being held in Orlando, Florida at UCF’s Jay Bergman Field. The win brings the Bruins’ record to 5-0, and the Tar Heels earn their first loss of the season, dropping to 3-1. Action would go back and forth in the early going, and for the third consecutive game the Tar Heels dug themselves a 1-0 hole in the top of the first, after starter Benton Moss allowed singles to the first three batters he faced....

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