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UNC seniors come full circle with championship

Updated: December 6, 2009, 10:13 PM ET
By Graham Hays

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Wrapping up careers during which eight of them played in a national championship game as freshmen, North Carolina's seniors won their third title, and did it on the same field where they lost their very first game as Tar Heels. That loss, a 1-0 double-overtime defeat against Texas A&M on Aug. 25, 2006, made history as the program's first season-opening loss in 23 seasons.

On Sunday, the seniors ensured it will forever be only a footnote.

"All of us ...

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