16-ranked North Carolina men's lacrosse opens up Atlantic Coast Conference action this Saturday, traveling to No. 18 Syracuse (3-1) for a 3 PM showdown.Date/Time: Saturday, Feb. 25 - 3 PMLocation: JMA Wireless Dome - Syracuse, N.Y.Watch: A CC Network • The Tar Heels fell to No. 10 Ohio State on Sunday, 8-5.• Five different Tar Heels found the back of the net, withbeing the lone multi-point showing (1 G, 1 A).finished 10-17 at the faceoff X, his third-straight contest winning the faceoff battle this year.• Goalkeepermade 13 saves in the effort, his eighth-straight 10+ save game.• The Orange enter Saturday at 3-1 on the year, with wins over Vermont (7-5), Albany (20-7) and Holy Cross (15-6). Last time out, Syracuse fell to the defending national champions Maryland (15-12).• The No. 1 recruit of the 2022 class Joey Spallina leads Syracuse offensively, with 15 points (12 G, 3 A) on the year.• Transfers Johnny Richiusa (Canisius) and Will Mark (LIU) lead the Orange at the faceoff X and at goalkeeper.• Saturday's game between UNC and Syracuse will be just the fourth all-time ACC conference game in the month of February, with Syracuse being involved in all of them.• For UNC, Saturday will be the earliest the Tar Heels have played a league game, the previous coming on March 1, 2014 against Notre Dame.• Attackmanhas made a huge imprint thus far, in his first three games as a Tar Heel.• The Bryant transfer leads the Heels offensively with 10 points (6 G, 4 A), including a six point outburst in the season opening win against Mercer (4 G, 2 A).• Fellow transfer(Mercer), joins McGovern as the lone Tar Heels to find the back of the net in the first three games.• Goldsmith ranks second on UNC with seven points (4 G, 3 A) to begin the year.has been arguably one of the best goalkeepers in the country to begin 2023.• Krieg ranks in the top-5 in goals-against average (5th - 6.55) and save percentage (5th - .673), anchoring a defense that ranks third nationally and first in the ACC in scoring defense (6.00 goals/game).• Against Ohio State on Sunday, Krieg stopped 13 shots, his eighth-straight 10+ save performance, the 24th occasion in his collegiate career.
University of North Carolina sophomoreand seniorare among 20 collegiate men's golfers named to the Final Fall Haskins Award Watch List, announced today by Golfweek and the Golf Channel.The Haskins Award presented by Stifel has been given to the top golfer in the country for the past 52 seasons. It is the oldest individual award in college golf and is voted on by players, coaches, SIDs and select media.Greaser and Ford are currently No. He also has two second-place finishes (at Notre Dame and the Williams Cup at Eagle Point) and a sixth at the Ben Hogan Invitational at Colonial. He leads UNC in scoring at 69.40 strokes per round.Greaser is a two-time honorable mention All-America and two-time All-ACC honoree. This season, Greaser tied for third at the Hogan Invitational and tied for fourth at the Stephens Cup.5 months ago UNC Athletics
A national committee of top college basketball personnel determined the watch list of 20 candidates. "As we look to the new season starting, we are excited to watch the stars on the watch list take the court and showcase their abilities which led to this recognition," said John L. Doleva, President and CEO of the Basketball Hall of Fame. In late January, the watch list of 20 players for the 2023 Julius Erving Award will be narrowed to 10 and then in late February to just five. In March, the five finalists will be presented to Erving and the Hall of Fame's selection committee where a winner will be selected.The winner of the 2023 Julius Erving Award will be presented on a to be determined date, along with the other four members of the Men's Starting Five. Additional awards being presented include the Bob Cousy Award (Point Guard), Jerry West Award (Shooting Guard), Karl Malone Award (Power Forward) and the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award (Center), in addition to the Women's Starting Five.Previous winners of the Julius Erving Award are(Duke, 2022),, Gonzaga (2021),, Villanova (2020),, Gonzaga (2019),, Villanova (2018),, Villanova (2017),Michigan State (2016) and, Arizona (2015).For more information on the 2023 Julius Erving Award and the latest updates, visit hoophallawards.com and followandon Twitter and Instagram.5 months ago UNC Athletics
He scored 20 or more in three consecutive games twice last season.• Bacot had a season-high five assists and did not commit a turnover. Reid scored 1,552.is 28th with 1,567.• Freshmanscored a season-high 11 points and was a game-high and season-best plus 16. He played 21:49, the third time he has played 20 or more minutes.• Carolina shot 60% from the floor in the second half. It was the second-highest percentage in a half this season (.714 in the second half vs. Charleston).• Carolina has shot 50% or better from the floor in the second half in five of the last seven games.• Carolina shot 51.7% from the floor for the game. UNC is 4-0 this season and 14-0 in the last two seasons underwhen making at least 50% from the floor.• Carolina scored a season-high 32 points off 15 Wake Forest turnovers.2 months ago UNC Athletics
Kendall HobbsGretchen BinghamSeniorset a personal record with a time of 22:24 over the 6K women's course to lead UNCW's runners early Friday at the Colonial Athletic Association Cross Country Championships at White Clay Creek State Park.The Seahawks finished in eighth place in both the men's and women's competitions. "Kendall's result today is a testament to her consistent hard work throughout her career," said fourth-year UNCW Head Coach. I made sure I stayed controlled during the first mile so I had enough energy for all the hills. It was important to use the downhills to your advantage during the race, which I think I did well. I'm happy with my race and placement, and I'm excited to have one more cross country race at the NCAA Regionals.4 months ago UNC Wilmington Athletics
Newcomerhas paced the team in three races, whilewas the team's top finisher in the UNCW Beach Blast in early September. Bland came in 29out of 93 runners in last week's ECU race, clocking a 26:15 on the 8K course in Greenville.Elon won the women's championship for the third straight year last October behind two-time individual champion Maria Ahm. The Phoenix wound up with 27 points, easily beating host Northeastern at 68.William & Mary captured the men's crown in 2021 with 28 points. The Tribe has won 28 of the league's 39 championships and 21 of the last 22 titles.In last year's race at rainy Franklin Park in Boston, the Seahawk women came in ninth place and the men finished sixth. The top-15 finishers in each race on Friday will earn All-CAA honors.4 months ago UNC Wilmington Athletics
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama softball continued its fall slate Sunday afternoon at Rhoads Stadium with a doubleheader against Copiah-Lincoln, taking home a pair of 2-0 and 17-0 victories. Montana Fouts made her fall debut in the circle, throwing a complete-game shutout with three hits allowed and 10 strikeouts. The Tide didn't waste any time getting on the board in game two, scoring five runs in the bottom of the first including an RBI double from Ashley Prange and a three-run double from Bailey Dowling . Prange drove in her second RBI of the day later in the inning, as the two-out single made it 7-0. General athletic news can also be found at UA_Athletics on Twitter and Instagram and AlabamaAthletics on Facebook.5 months ago Alabama Athletics
Next Game: at UC Irvine 10/27/2022 | 4:00 P.M. HT ESPN + Next Game Full Schedule Oct. 27 (Thu) / 4:00 P.M. HT at UC Irvine HistoryThe Hawai'i women's soccer team dropped its regular-season home finale Sunday to Cal State Fullerton, 2-0, as the Titans scored a goal in each half while UH couldn't find the back of the net despite attempting 19 shots.The loss puts the Rainbow Wahine (6-5-3, 3-3-3 Big West) in sixth place alone with 12 points in The Big West standings heading into the final match of the regular season. The top six teams qualify for the conference tournament, and UH takes on UC Irvine, which sits in a tie for seventh place, on Thursday with a postseason spot up for grabs.Following the match, Hawai'i honored its nine seniors,andCal State Fullerton (8-5-5, 5-2-2 Big West) struck first, scoring a goal on a corner kick in the 25th minute, as Kaylin Raibon found the back of the net off of a kick from Graci Raymond.The Rainbow Wahine had a number of chances to pull even in the first half, but couldn't cash in. UH out-shot the Titans 10-4 in the opening 45 minutes, with Sumida leading the way with five attempts, including two on goal. Sumida and Ammendolia each also had shots go off of the frame of the goal.The Titans added to their lead in the second half, as Kaytlin Brinkman scored unassisted in the 74th minute, making it 2-0.Hawai'i again had its chances to break through after halftime, attempting nine shots, including a flurry of five shots over the final eight minutes.Sumida fired off a career-high six shots, three of which were on goal, in what could potentially have been her final career match at Waipi'o Peninsula Soccer Stadium. Fellow senioradded four shots whilealso attempted four shots andfinished with three.The Rainbow Wahine have turned up the pressure on the offensive end over the last three matches, attempting 60 shots over that span after recording 21 against CSU Bakersfield and 20 vs. UC Riverside.Hawai'i will wrap up the regular season on Thursday at UC Irvine at 4 p.m. HT.5 months ago Hawaii athletics