Sports: College

Nov. 08, 2014 @ 05:04 AM

Duke-Syracuse again, in football

Syracuse has faced a gauntlet of a schedule, and it isn't over just yet.

Nov. 08, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

Yellow Jackets travel to face Wolfpack

North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren knew his young players had to play significant roles for his Wolfpack to make a postseason push in his second year.

Nov. 08, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Camels welcome Missouri Baptist for Senior Day

Campbell steps outside of conference play this week, hosting Missouri Baptist in its 2014 home finale at 1 p.m. today at Barker-Lane Stadium.

Nov. 08, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Cougars start season with easy rout

Central Carolina Community College's basketball season tipped of in high-flying form Thursday night as the Cougars rolled to a 117-71 win over Mt. Olive's JV team at CCCC.

Nov. 08, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Guilford's Setzer earns academic honors

Guilford sophomore Reese Setzer (Sanford/Lee County) has been named to the Capital One NCAA Div. III Academic All-District V team

Nov. 07, 2014 @ 12:15 PM

Stoudt, Scott lead No. 19 Clemson past Wake, 34-20

Clemson found itself mired in a tight game against the one opponent it always seems to blow out.

Nov. 07, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

Area sports calendar


Lee County at Southern Lee - 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 06, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

No. 19 Clemson visits struggling Wake Forest

For Clemson to play its way back to the Orange Bowl, the No. 19 Tigers can't afford any more slip-ups.

Nov. 05, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Area sports calendar

3A East - No. 5 Hunt (19-3) at No. 4 Southern Lee (18-1-3) - 7 p.m.

Nov. 04, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

ON CAMPUS: Reives leads Averett to first conference win

Michael Reives (Southern Lee) took advantage of a new starting position on the Averett defense to lead the Cougars (2-6, 1-5) to their first USA South Conference victory of the season, a 31-21 upset of Methodist.

Nov. 02, 2014 @ 04:18 AM

Appalachian State buries Georgia State 44-0

Marcus Cox ran for a career-high 250 yards and three touchdowns and Appalachian State held Georgia State to 62 yards of offense in a 44-0 rout on Saturday.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 07:41 PM

NC State defeats Syracuse 24-17

Pharoah McKever returned an interception 82 yards for the go-ahead touchdown to spark North Carolina State a 24-17 victory over Syracuse, the Wolfpack's first ACC win in nearly two years and first road win since 2010.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 06:34 PM

No. 24 Duke survives Pitt 51-48 in 2 OTs

Duke is getting used to thriving under pressure.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 06:29 PM

Temple upsets No. 21 East Carolina 20-10

East Carolina fumbled away a football game Saturday and, in all likelihood, its spot among ranked teams.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 06:25 PM

Tar Heels dominated in loss to Miami, 47-20

This will not be a tape that North Carolina coach Larry Fedora enjoys viewing.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 06:09 PM

Hatters top Campbell, 28-24

Stetson’s Ryan Tentler tossed a go-ahead touchdown pass with four minutes remaining and Ryan Powers intercepted a Campbell throw at the goal line to push the visiting Hatters past the Camels, 28-24, Saturday at Barker-Lane Stadium.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Blue Devils looking for breathing room in ACC

Taking control of the ACC Coastal Division is becoming a habit for Duke.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

No. 21 ECU visits Temple with eye on 7-1 record

No. 21 East Carolina doesn't care about where it's ranked — just that the wins keep coming.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Syracuse, desperate for a win, hosts NC State

Win or stay home.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Critical time has come for Carolina and Miami

Miami coach Al Golden tends to call the Atlantic Coast Conference portion of the schedule "the tournament."

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Camels return to Barker-Lane, host Stetson

Campbell returns home, hosting Stetson with kickoff set for 1 p.m. today at Barker-Lane Stadium. It is Military Appreciation Day. All active and former military, as well as their families, will receive free admission to the game with valid military identification.

Oct. 31, 2014 @ 12:19 PM

Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

If trailing Auburn by 18 last season in the BCS Championship game didn't shake Florida State, a 21-0 first-half deficit to Louisville surely wasn't going to, either.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Tar Heels hope improved depth means big things

North Carolina has spent the past two seasons trying to overcome personnel losses that forced coach Roy Williams to keep reshaping the way his team played.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

NC State's Gottfried looking for another NCAA trip

If North Carolina State is going to make it back to the NCAA tournament once again, Mark Gottfried's club will have to do it in very different fashion than a year ago.

Oct. 29, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Duke led by star-studded freshman class

A year after a freshman carried Duke, the Blue Devils are doubling down — and then some — on first-year players.