A pair of UM goals that bookended halftime gave the home team the lead in the second half, but a UNC equalizer and game winner in the waning minutes of the game would give the Tar Heels a 3-2 win.
The Florida State Seminoles, defending national champions, proved to be too strong for the Canes who fell in a 0-3 loss.
Unfortunately, the Canes weren’t able to come away with any points in the second of three away games over an 11-day period, falling 0-2 to the Hokies.
Marked by the occasional wail of vuvuzelas, the women’s soccer team tied 1-1 with the visiting San Diego State Aztecs Saturday night in a match that extended through extra time.
“This a really good step in the right direction in terms of realizing our potential,” coach Sarah Barnes said. “Although they had good chances, I think we created really clear chances right in front of the goal.”