|Tar Heels 8th In Final Directors' Cup Standings|
|Thursday, June 28, 2012|
Led by the men's soccer national championship and field hockey's second consecutive national runner-up finish, the University of North Carolina placed eighth in the final Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings for 2011-12.
The Tar Heels compiled 1000.50 points, which measures success in NCAA men's and women's post-season competition. This is Carolina's fourth consecutive Top 10 finish, its 10th Top 10 in the last 11years and its 16th Top 10 showing in the 19-year history of the all-sports competition.
CAROLINA IN THE NEWSUNC researchers creating map to determine what we eat
The Associated Press
Do your kids love chocolate milk? It may have more calories on average than you thought. Same goes for soda.
Until now, the only way to find out what people in the United States eat and how many calories they consume has been government data, which can lag behind the rapidly expanding and changing food marketplace. Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are trying to change that by creating a gargantuan map of what foods Americans are buying and eating.