Tar Heel Rundown: May 1
Release: 05/01/2014


Marcus Paige had a unique (and painful) way of dealing with the loss to Iowa State...Vince Carter had 28 points off the bench in a Dallas loss, while Brandan Wright added four points and five rebounds...Danny Green had six points for the victorious Spurs...James Worthy will represent the Lakers at the draft lottery on May 20.


This is a very worthy cause: a golf tournament will benefit Dominic Morelli's daughter...It's unusual to read a pre-draft story about a Tar Heel that gives you information you haven't heard before. This story about Bryn Renner looking to follow Brett Favre qualifies in that category...

Olympic sports

Three men's tennis players earned individual NCAA Championships invitations...A tough schedule paid off for women's tennis...The exam break might be coming at a good time for the Diamond Heels...The latest Baseball America projections have the Tar Heels in the NCAA Tournament field...Perfect Game agrees, and has the Tar Heels headed to Bloomington.

Today's games

None (exam break). 

Tar Heels in MLB

Michael Morin made his major league debut for the Angels and retired the side in order in his one inning of work...


Long read

We mentioned Gary Smith earlier this week. Now SI writers and editors have compiled their favorite Smith stories. There are literally hours of good reading here.

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