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Leigh Andrew and the Tar Heels will travel to take on Maryland on Sunday at 2 p.m.
Leigh Andrew and the Tar Heels will travel to take on Maryland on Sunday at 2 p.m.
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No. 14 Carolina Set For Final ACC Meeting With Maryland
Release: 11/22/2013
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The Tar Heels are set to head to College Park, Md., this weekend for one final ACC matchup with the Terrapins. No. 14 UNC will take on Maryland at 2 p.m.

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History
• UNC is 43-19 all-time vs. Maryland. The Tar Heels edged the Terps earlier at home this year, 3-2, in an exciting match at the Dean E. Smith Center prior to Late Night with Roy.
• Carolina enters the match 25-3 and 14-3 in ACC play, while Maryland is 13-15 with a 5-11 conference mark. The Terrapins will face Pittsburgh on the road Friday.

#14 North Carolina
• Last Outing: Carolina swept NC State 3-0 on the road on Wednesday after defeating both Virginia Tech (3-0) and Virginia (3-1) last weekend.
• Head coach Joe Sagula is just one win away from reaching 700 career wins. 
• UNC ranks second in opponent hitting (.161), kills (14.33/set), aces (1.46/set) and assists (13.33/set). The Tar Heels are fourth in blocks (2.56/set) and hitting percentage (.254).
Paige Neuenfeldt is third in the conference with a .364 hitting percentage, and Victoria McPherson's .312 attack is ninth, while her 1.15 blocks/set ranks 10th. Ece Taner ranks 10th with 3.98 digs/set.
Jovana Bjelica leads Carolina with 306 kills, 27 aces, 141 digs and 55 blocks.
Paige Neuenfeldt has registered 106 blocks with 193 kills, and Leigh Andrew has 207 kills with 278 digs while Victoria McPherson has notched 97 blocks with a .307 hitting percentage.

Scouting the Terrapins
• Last Outing: Maryland dropped matches to Boston College (3-0) and Syracuse (3-1) this past weekend. The Terps face Pittsburgh on the road on Friday before returning home to face UNC Sunday.
• Maryland ranks second in the ACC with 2.72 blocks/set, and the Terps are fourth in opponent hitting with .177.
• Sarah Harper ranks second in the conference with 4.79 digs/set, and Ashlyn MacGregor is sixth with 1.22 blocks/set.
• Mary Cushman leads Maryland with 335 kills, 273 digs and 52 blocks. Adreene Elliott has a team-high .293 hitting percentage while tallying 291 kills and 86 blocks, and Ashlyn MacGregor has totaled 123 blocks with a .279 attack for the Terps.


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