Tar Heels Top Deacs to Win ACC Title

 UNC Tarheels

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Behind a go-ahead triple from tournament MVP Josh Horton and a combined five-hitter from Luke Putkonen, Matt Danford and Andrew Carignan, North Carolina captured its first Atlantic Coast Conference title since 1990 with a 3-2 win over Wake Forest Sunday at The Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. With the win, the Tar Heels claim the league's automatic bid to the 2007 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship and will host the NCAA Chapel Hill Regional beginning Friday at Boshamer Stadium.