Weekend Watch: May 10-12
Greetings from Atlanta, where the Diamond Heels are set to take on Georgia Tech in a pivotal ACC series. There's lots to get to today, so let's get started.
Women's Golf is tied for sixth after one day of play at the NCAA East Regional in Auburn, AL. Jackie Chang is one stroke off the lead. The Tar Heels will begin teeing off around 1 today.
Women's Tennis is seeded second overall in the NCAA Tournament. They'll begin play today at 1 against South Carolina State at Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center. The winner faces the VCU/Tennessee winner Saturday at 11.
Baseball is at Georgia Tech this weekend for games Friday at 7, Saturday at 6 and Sunday at 1. All games are available on ESPN3, the Tar Heel Sports Network and SiriusXM College Sports, channel 91.
Carolina's Track and Field teams are split across three last-chance meets this weekend ahead of NCAA competition.
Men's Lacrosse begins NCAA play with a game against Lehigh Saturday at noon at Fetzer Field. Watch on ESPN2 or ESPN3.
Rowing is at the ACC Championship in Clemson Sunday morning.
Women's Lacrosse awaits the winner of Loyola and High Point. They'll start their NCAA Tournament Sunday at 1.
Tar Heels in the Pros
Danny Green's San Antonio Spurs are tied at a game apiece with Harrison Barnes and the Golden State Warriors. Game Three is Friday at 10:30 in Oakland on ESPN.
The Thunder and Grizzlies are also tied at 1-1. Ed Davis and Memphis take on OKC in Game Three Saturday at 5 on ESPN.
Raymond Felton's Knicks take on Tyler Hansbrough and the Indiana Pacers Saturday at 8 on ABC. That series is also tied at 1-1.
Matt Harvey tossed one of the top pitching performances of the last 97 years on Tuesday. Nine innings, one hit, 12 Ks, no walks. Harvey faces the Pittsburgh Pirates Sunday at 1:10.
Just in time for Mother's Day, here's a sweet article on Kyle Seager's mom.
Dustin Ackley is hitting his stride at the plate.