Weekend Watch: June 7-9
Baseball is set to begin play with NCAA Super Regionals this weekend against South Carolina. Game One is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, but Tropical Storm Andrea may have other plans. An announcement will be made by 11 a.m. about the game's scheduled first pitch. Game One will now begin no earlier than 3 p.m.
Adam Lucas has a great story about the last time the Tar Heels and Gamecocks met in Supers, in 2007. That was the final series in the old Bosh.
After Monday's unbelievable thriller, Bobby Hundley compiled a list of the Diamond Heels' best Regional wins.
The Miami Marlins drafted Colin Moran sixth overall in the first round of the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft. Here's a take from Miami, which indicates Moran may be in single-A Greensboro later this season. The Draft continues today with rounds 3-10 and Saturday with rounds 11-40, streaming live on MLB.com. Kent Emanuel should come off the board today.
There are a handful of Tar Heels competing at the NCAA Track & Field championships.
Tar Heels in the Pros
Bobby Frasor shared this yesterday: Great Carolina basketball players as puppies?