Weekend Watch: April 19-21

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It's a busy weekend in Tar Heel athletics. As you'll see, many Tar Heel teams are ranked among the nation's best and certainly worth your time.

#1 Baseball hosts Duke Friday at 3, Saturday at 6 and Sunday at 2. Those games are available on ESPN3 and the baseball affiliates of the Tar Heel Sports Network. Saturday's sold-out game is Military Appreciation Day and features fireworks afterward. Sunday (sold out as well), both teams will participate in the Vs. Cancer fundraiser, shaving their heads to help with children's cancer awareness.

Colin Moran has moved from #30 to #12 in Keith Law's Future 50 (ESPN Insider).

#9 Women's golf is at the ACC Championships near Greensboro.

#1 Women's tennis is scheduled to face off with Boston College in Dedham, Mass. Friday at 5. As of this morning, the team was safe in their hotel in the Boston area. The Tar Heels are scheduled to stop in College Park for a Sunday 10 a.m. match with Maryland on the way home.

Track and field is at the ACC Outdoor championships in Raleigh Friday evening and Saturday.

Men's tennis is at Wake Forest Friday at 3. They'll host Boston College Sunday at noon.

#2 Women's lacrosse is at Vanderbilt Sunday at noon.

#2 Men's lacrosse hosts High Point Saturday at 1.

#25 Softball hosts Georgia Tech with a double header Sunday (1 and 3) and the series finale Monday at 7 on ESPNU.

Looking ahead:

The NFL Draft begins Thursday. On Monday, we'll have a look at the draft projections of several Tar Heels.


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