A decade ago, few would have expected that North Carolina's baseball team would advance to back-to-back College World Series. But as his team prepares to open NCAA regional play against Mount St. Mary's (21-32) tonight, coach Mike Fox already has told his players that he thinks they'll advance to a third straight CWS.
Tar Heels take aim on CWS triple
The News and Observer
North Carolina has staked its start in today's NCAA Cary Regional baseball tournament on the right arm of a freshman pitcher.
Matt Harvey will be the only rookie starter in an otherwise veteran lineup. A year ago, he was pitching in the Connecticut high-school playoffs.
Harvey draws start for Tar Heels
The Winston-Salem Journal
Freshman Matt Harvey was dubbed as North Carolina's starting pitcher for tonight's NCAA Tournament opener, but he said he'll be fine to let his veteran teammates do their thing against Mount St. Mary's.
Tar Heels confident in sending rookie pitcher out first
The Burlington Times-News