Moment of magic wins it for UNC

Originally Published: December 11, 2011
By Edward Aschoff | ESPN.com

HOOVER, Ala. -- Ben Speas' first instinct was to pass.

With several Charlotte defenders blocking his path toward the goal, North Carolina's veteran forward wanted to send the ball through for a teammate to have a better crack at the goal.

Fortunately for No. 1 UNC, Speas didn't have enough time. Speas, Friday night's penalty-kick hero against UCLA, tried to shoot right, but a Charlotte defender cut him off. Swiftly, he cut left toward the top of the goal box, ripping a ...

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