Sports: College

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 12:02 PM

Turner nets 33 as Wolfpack beats Tennessee

Ralston Turner knew he'd get plenty of open perimeter looks against Tennessee's zone defense.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:56 AM

Elon hands Lady Camels their first home loss, 77-51

For the first time this season, Campbell fell at home as Elon came away with a 77-51 win inside Gore Arena Wednesday afternoon.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:49 AM

Campbell holds off SIUE 70-65 for third win in four outings

Reco McCarter had a double-double and Campbell made 8 of 10 free throws in the last 2:49 to defeat Southern Illinois Edwardsville 70-65 Wednesday night at Gore Arena.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:39 AM

Pittsburgh getting well with Wright back

Pittsburgh 65, Manhattan 56


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 12:43 PM

No. 24 Tar Heels beat Spartans 79-56

North Carolina is still trying to sort out what kind of team it can be. That's why coach Roy Williams is eager to get his team back on the practice court after a busy first half of December.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 12:38 PM

Charlotte edges CofC in OT

Charlotte 90, College of Charleston 85 - OT


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 12:21 PM

No. 16 Oregon St. beats No. 6 North Carolina 70-55

Oregon State's trip across the country yielded its biggest regular-season win in two decades.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 12:13 PM

N.C. State appreciates Bitcoin Bowl after missing out in '13

This December feels a little more normal for North Carolina State.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Tar Heels' struggling defense gets 1 more shot

North Carolina's defense was a mess most of the season, giving up chunks of yardage and bunches of points to turn nearly every game into a shootout.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 12:27 PM

Ga. Tech rebounds vs. Appalachian St.

Georgia Tech 70, Appalachian St. 57


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 12:20 PM

Okafor helps No. 2 Duke beat Elon 75-62

Jahlil Okafor's best performance came on a night No. 2 Duke was at its worst.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Murr scores career high for Truett-McConnell

Anna Murr (Grace Christian) is quickly making a name for herself at Truett-McConnell College.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 12:27 PM

Wofford stuns NC State 55-54 in wild finish

Justin Gordon's last-second shot counted for Wofford. Trevor Lacey's didn't for North Carolina State.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 12:24 PM

Thomas scores 19 to lead Wake Forest past Samford 86-68

Wake Forest forward Devin Thomas isn't ready to say he's broken out of his recent slump.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 12:18 PM

Late flurry sends Charleston past Campbell 58-47

A late 10-0 run lifted the College of Charleston to a 58-47 win over Campbell Sunday afternoon at TD Arena.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 12:16 PM

Lady Camels get first Big South win at Charleston Southern

Campbell earned its first road win of the season, 69-65, over Charleston Southern Saturday afternoon, as senior Kiera Gaines registered her second double-double in as many conference games of the season.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 12:13 PM

Clemson tops Auburn, 72-61

Clemson 72, Auburn 61


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

No. 6 UNC beats Appalachian State 84-52

Stephanie Mavunga had a huge smile on her face, but it wasn't because she had just led No. 6 North Carolina to a 84-52 win against Appalachian State.


Dec. 13, 2014 @ 07:42 PM

Jayhawks hang on to beat Utah

NO. 10 KANSAS 63, NO. 13 UTAH 60


Dec. 13, 2014 @ 04:01 PM

No. 1 Kentucky rolls No. 21 North Carolina

Devin Booker and Willie Cauley-Stein each scored 15 points and top-ranked Kentucky shook off the shock of losing junior forward Alex Poythress by rolling past No. 21 North Carolina 84-70 on Saturday.


Dec. 13, 2014 @ 12:29 PM

NC State rolls past Charleston Southern 86-50

Caleb Martin never looked nervous in his first start for North Carolina State. The freshman simply turned in his best performance of the young season to make up for the surprise absence of the Wolfpack's top scorer.


Dec. 13, 2014 @ 05:03 AM

Playoff progress marches on

With five "power" college football conferences and four playoff spots, thankfully for Florida St., but still not good enough for the Big 12, it seems big-time college football's path from four to eight in a national playoff will be much quicker than two to four was.


Dec. 12, 2014 @ 12:19 PM

Mizzou hangs on to edge Elon

Missouri 78, Elon 73


Dec. 11, 2014 @ 12:23 PM

Camels surge to win at Delaware St.

Campbell used a 24-2 run over eight minutes in the first half to take control of the game, and 12 second-half points from junior D.J. Mason gave the Camels a 70-55 victory at Delaware State on Wednesday evening, their first road win of the season.


Dec. 11, 2014 @ 12:13 PM

NCCU falls at Maryland, 67-56

No. 19 MARYLAND 67, N.C. CENTRAL 56