COLLEGE BASEBALL

UNC baseball coach Fox signs extension through 2023

The 2018 ACC Baseball Coach of the Year Mike Fox has signed a five-year contract extension with the University of North Carolina, Director of Athletics Bubba Cunningham announced today.

In his 20 seasons at the helm of the Tar Heels, Fox has posted a 890-380-1 record including seven trips to the College World Series, won the ACC Coastal Division title seven times, ACC Tournament Championship twice, led UNC to the NCAA Regionals in 17 of 20 seasons while also being named the 2008 Baseball America National Coach of the Year. 

Fox, who ranks among the game's all-time leaders in career winning percentage and career wins, enters his 36th season as a head coach as the second winningest active coach in Division I with 1,429 wins. 

North Carolina athletics



December 19, 2018