Mar. 05, 2015 @ 04:28 PM

Area scores: Jackets, Patriots split on the diamonds


Pinecrest 7, Lee County 1

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 06:31 PM

Lady Camels advance to Big South semis

Campbell shot 53.6 percent in the second half and forced 23 Winthrop turnovers in a 65-52 victory in the 2015 Big South Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday afternoon inside the HTC Center.

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 06:25 PM

Wake Forest women upset No. 22 Syracuse 85-79

Wake Forest 85, No. 22 Syracuse 79

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 11:53 AM

UNC Asheville beats Liberty 80-70 in Big South tourney

North Carolina Asheville 80, Liberty 70

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 11:45 AM

Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

Delaware prosecutors said Thursday that they will not file criminal charges against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch following allegations of domestic violence against his ex-girlfriend.

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 11:43 AM

Hornets rout Nets 115-91 in key game in East race

The Charlotte Hornets didn't try to hide it: This was an important game.

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 11:38 AM

Wake Forest women beat BC in ACC tourney opener

Wake Forest 69, Boston College 53

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Gardner-Webb defeats Camels in Big South first round

Jerome Hill scored 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds for his 16th double-double of the year to lead Gardner-Webb to a 72-64 win over

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Campbell set to meet Winthrop in Big South quarterfinal

Campbell is set to clash with Winthrop for the first time in postseason play in the 2015 Big South Tournament quarterfinals at 2 p.m. today inside the HTC Center.

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 12:58 PM

North Pitt ousts Lady Jets in state tourney

Undefeated North Pitt (25-0) advanced to the NCHSAA 2A quarterfinals beating Jordan-Matthews 71-54 in the third round of the state tournament Tuesday night.

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 12:44 PM

Northwood takes top seed to the wire

Undefeated Eastern Wayne remained perfect and reached the state quarterfinals Tuesday night but Northwood pushed the Lady Warriors (25-0) right to the wire.

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 11:10 AM

No. 19 North Carolina crushes Georgia Tech 81-49

North Carolina needed a boost after failing to win consecutive games in a rough February.

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 11:04 AM

Jefferson, Williams lead Hornets past Lakers 104-103

Al Jefferson was thrilled when the Charlotte Hornets traded for Mo Williams — and not only because they're best friends.

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 11:01 AM

N.C. State powers past Clemson, 66-61

Ralston Turner scored 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead North Carolina State to a 66-61 victory over Clemson on Tuesday night, avenging a January loss to the Tigers.

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Jackets' Setzer will play in East-West All-Star Game

Lee County senior center Quinn Setzer has been selected to the East Team for the 2015 East-West All-Star Football Game to be played at 8 p.m. July 22 at Greensboro's Jamieson Stadium.

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Vikings open baseball, tennis seasons

Hoke County 9, Union Pines 8

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 02:30 PM

Lady Jets reach round of 16

Girls basketball

Jordan-Matthews 44, East Duplin 43

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 12:29 PM

Lady Chargers rally to beat Union Pines in OT

Shontai Totten poured in a game-high 27 points to help Northwood (21-3) overcome a slow start for a 62-59 overtime win at Union Pines in the second round of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament Monday night.

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

Last-second three knocks Cavs from state tourney

Southern Lee's basketball season came to a close on the road in the second round of the state tournament for the third straight season. For the second of those three trips to the second round, it was a heartbreaking finish for the Cavaliers.

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 11:02 AM

No. 2 Virginia wins at Syracuse, 59-47

No. 2 Virginia 59, Syracuse 47

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 10:54 AM

Harrington survives a splash and ends a long drought

Even in the midst of a drought so long it looked as though Padraig Harrington's best golf was behind him, he never stopped working.

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 10:52 AM

Toews scores 2 to help Blackhawks beat Hurricanes 5-2

After practice the previous day, Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews said his teammates were capable of stepping up and "filling the void" created by the loss of injured leading scorer Patrick Kane.

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Davis College wins national championship, Riches named MVP

Mark Riches (Grace Christian) was named the 2015 Bible College National Invitational Tournament MVP

Mar. 02, 2015 @ 01:56 PM

Area scores: Union Pines hosts Northwood in 2nd round tonight

Girls basketball
Union Pines 59, Southern Durham 53 - OT

Mar. 02, 2015 @ 11:09 AM

Miller-McIntyre leads Wake Forest over Pittsburgh 69-66

After suffering one of its worst losses in school history four days ago, Wake Forest needed a win to regain some self-respect.