Sylvia Hatchell

11:49 am
Sun March 30, 2014

UNC Women Top South Carolina, Advance To Women's 'Elite Eight'

Freshman star Diamond DeShields led UNC's women past South Carolina and into the Women's 'Elite 8'.

The UNC women's basketball team is one win away from its first trip to the NCAA Women's Final Four in seven years. 

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5:29 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

UNC's Sylvia Hatchell Diagnosed With Leukemia

UNC Women's Basketball Coach Sylvia Hatchell
Credit UNC Athletics

North Carolina women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell has been diagnosed with leukemia.

In a release from the school Monday, Hatchell said she would temporarily step away from her coaching duties to focus on treatment. She said she would remain involved with the team and expected to "return to my sideline responsibilities as soon as possible."

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