2018 NCAA basketball tournament: Texas A&M Aggies whipped North Carolina, 86-65, in the second round Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Spectrum Center. UNC’s Tar Heels, the defending national champions, were undone by poor play inside.
Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Deputy Sylvia Deese died Sunday after suffering a medical issue while working off-duty Friday, the sheriff’s office said. Deese was nicknamed “Mama Deese” and spent years working off-duty for the Carolina Panthers.
The Charlotte Regional Realtor Association is building a new headquarters to replace its current building on Kenilworth Avenue, in midtown near Dilworth. The development by Pappas Properties will eventually include apartments and retail.
The North Carolina Tar Heels leave the court in the Spectrum Center after being upset by the Texas A&M Aggies, 86-65, in the second round of the 2018 NCAA basketball tournament on Sunday, March 18, 2018. It was UNC's first-ever tournament loss in Charotte.
David T. Foster IIIdtfoster@charlotteobserver.com
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