UNC Baseball Squeaks Past Rice 2-1
Rice took the first run in the bottom of the second inning, before the Heels knotted things up in the seventh. UNC’s Chaz Frank ultimately scored the game winner in the eighth.
UNC pitcher Kent Emanuel pitched for seven innings and allowed eight hits in addition to the one run; he also tallied five strikeouts over the course of the game. Rice starting pitcker Austin Kubitza didn’t make things easy for the Heels, hitting nine strikeouts and also lasting for seven innings.