In just his seventh game as an East Carolina University Pirate, junior Akeem Richmond (SLHS) played an integral part in setting a new ECU school record for three pointers made in a game as the Pirates routed St. Andrews, 111-59.
Area games - Saturday night
Eastern Michigan 70, UNC-Greensboro 62
North Carolina State put itself in a position to earn a tough home win only to bumble its way to the horn.
One big question about No. 7 Duke before the season was how much help All-America center Elizabeth Williams would get from her inexperienced teammates.
No. 11 North Carolina 76, Oregon 59
Johnny Dawkins walked over to Mike Krzyzewski and gave his former coach and mentor a hug after No. 4 Duke beat his Stanford team in the title game of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.
As the missed field goals piled up for Mike Weaver, Wake Forest took solace in one thing: Virginia Tech couldn't score either.
Colgate 54, Campbell 48
Kennedy Meeks had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Justin Jackson added 18 points and No. 6 North Carolina defeated Davidson 90-72 on Saturday to remain unbeaten.
Four games into his college career, Duke super freshman Jahlil Okafor got a lesson in the tough, physical, inside game of basketball, and learned a little.
Pierria Henry knew Charlotte wouldn't give up against South Carolina, not after what the team had already been through at the Charleston Classic.
For the second straight game, sophomore Amanda Coffer led the Lady Camels in scoring, netting 21 points as Campbell defeated Mount St. Mary's, 60-42, Friday night at Gore Arena.
Campbell will finish out its 2014 football season on the road at Dayton Saturday. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m. at Welcome Stadium in Dayton, Ohio.
The only thing standing between Virginia Tech and a 22nd straight bowl berth is the worst team in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
BeeJay Anya swatted seemingly everything that came his way. By the end of the night, he had more blocks than anyone in school history to highlight North Carolina State's blowout victory.
Charlotte 106, Penn State 97, 2OT
Elizabeth Williams had a memorable homecoming and Ka'lia Johnson had a night she won't soon forget for No. 7 Duke.
North Carolina took things from No. 25 Duke all night: The ball. The momentum. And, finally, the Victory Bell.
Despite a career-high 30 points from sophomore Amanda Coffer, Campbell fell to UNC Wilmington, 89-80, Wednesday night.
Northern Kentucky 68, NC A&T 55
No. 25 Duke has a second chance to control the Coastal Division. North Carolina needs one more victory for bowl eligibility.
Top-ranked Kentucky and Duke looked like championship contenders Tuesday night. Kansas and Michigan State showed they've still got a long way to go.
Davidson 86, Campbell 51
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dakari Johnson scored 11 points, Andrew Harrison had 10 and No. 1 Kentucky used a dominant defense to blow out No. 4 Kansas 72-40 in Tuesday night's Champions Classic.
Two key three-pointers from freshman Summer Price helped seal Campbell's 65-60 win over North Carolina Central at Gore Arena Monday night.
Ralston Turner kept finding gaps in the defense and stepping confidently into his shot.