CHAPEL HILL — Thirteen North Carolina players scored goals and 16 players recorded assists as the fifth-ranked Tar Heels defeated Michigan 19-5 at Fetzer Field.
Attackman Marcus Holman recorded a career-high 10 points, the most by a Tar Heel since 1997.
North Carolina (11-5) is expected to receive an at-large bid to the 2012 NCAA tournament. Michigan (1-13) completes its first season as a Division I program. The NCAA selection show will air Sunday at 9 p.m. on ESPNU.
N.C. State baseball postponed: N.C. State’s Saturday contest with Cal State-Bakersfield was called because of rain.
The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader Sunday, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
N.C. Central 13, Florida A&M 7: With the win, the Eagles move to second place in the MEAC’s Southern Division.
Game 2 was suspended because of rain, with the score 0-0 in the bottom of the first inning.
N.C. Central earns six medals: Nealie Whitt earned a gold medal for the Eagles during the MEAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships, becoming the champion in the men’s discus throw with a meet record toss of 170-feet, 9-inches.
Jasmine Wanamaker took home a silver medal as the runner-up in the women’s 100-meter hurdles with a time of 13.59 seconds.
Individual bronze medalists include Willie Calvin in the men’s high jump (6’ 11”), Paige Robinson in the women’s javelin throw (125’ 3”) and Amber Brooks in the 1500m run (4:40.28).
Brandon Addison, Jamar Jones, Phillip Barren and Jaye Pratt earned bronze medals in the men’s 4x400m relay.