Weekend Watch: January 11-13

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It's the second weekend of 2013, and the athletics calendar ramps up.

Carolina Athletics

This week, athletic director Bubba Cunningham announced a strategic plan to "educate and inspire through athletics."

Carolina Fencing is one of eight programs in State College at the Penn State Dual Meets on Saturday. On Sunday, the men are in New York for the NYU Dual Meets.

Swimming is at Navy at 11 a.m. Saturday.

Wrestling has three matches this weekend in Pennsylvania. Saturday in Clarion, they take on Michigan State at noon and then Clarion at 2. Sunday, they'll face off with Drexel at noon in Philadelphia.

Men's Basketball will try to get on track with game at Florida State Saturday at 2 p.m. That game is on ESPN. Here's Adam's column on last night's loss to Miami.

Gymnastics is in D.C. for the George Washington Lindsey Ferris Invitational Sunday at 1.

Women's Basketball is 2-0 in conference play and coming off a big win at N.C. State. They'll host Georgia Tech Sunday at 2 at Carmichael Arena. That game is on ESPN3.

It's Ram's Club Day Sunday at Women's Basketball. There's a hospitality event in Woollen Gym beginning at 12:30 p.m. prior to the game, and your Ram's Club will admit four people. Check this link for more information and to register.

Tar Heel linebacker Tommy Heffernan donated his hair to Locks of Love.

Erik Highsmith will play in the East-West Shrine game next weekend.

Football welcomed four January enrollees for the spring semester.

You won't want to miss this Grantland story on Jerry Stackhouse and Rasheed Wallace.

Mia Hamm and Kristine Lilly were among the stars at Soccer Night in Newtown.

The New England Revolution's Stephen McCarthy changed his number in honor of Carolina teammate Kirk Urso.

This story on Peyton Manning and the 'dig' play has a great Larry Fedora connection.

Diversions

The New York Times details what it's like to work with Lindsay Lohan.

This last-second shot from a church youth league basketball game may be the best thing you'll see today.

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