Carter French breaks for home as Colby Wilkerson prepares to lay down a walkoff suicide squeeze (Aaron Fitt)


Return of May magic? Heels come back to stun ‘Pack on walk-off suicide squeeze

At The Ballpark

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Two years in a row, North Carolina found itself outside NCAA tournament projections after getting swept in Week 10. Last year, the Tar Heels caught fire right after getting swept at Virginia, reeling off 15 wins in their next 17 games en route to hosting a regional.

This year, UNC wasn’t in nearly as dire of a position after getting swept at home by Boston College in Week 10, but the Heels were muddling through some midseason doldrums and in need of a spark. They got that spark a week later, when a fiery confrontation with[…]