Sports: College

Jan. 08, 2015 @ 12:28 PM

Winslow, No. 2 Duke hold off Wake Forest 73-65

Leave it to No. 2 Duke's lone scholarship senior to lead his freshman-dominated team out of its only second-half deficit of the season.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 12:26 PM

No. 3 Virginia outlasts N.C. State for 61-51 victory

Virginia coach Tony Bennett won't say it, and his team still has room to improve, but when the third-ranked Cavaliers are struggling to get their offense clicking, they can almost always rely on their defense to keep them in games.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 12:24 PM

No. 20 VCU holds Davidson shooters in check in 71-65 win

Treveon Graham had 15 points and 10 rebounds for No. 20 VCU, which held Davidson's long-range shooters in check in a 71-65 win on Wednesday night.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 12:19 PM

Christmas' late free throws help Orange edge Georgia Tech

ATLANTA (AP) — Jim Boeheim, now in his 39th season at Syracuse, easily summed up what he had just witnessed.


Jan. 07, 2015 @ 11:55 AM

No. 1 Kentucky survives OT vs. Ole Miss

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Aaron Harrison scored 26 points, including two big free throws with 1:29 remaining in overtime to put Kentucky ahead to stay


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 12:06 PM

Late rally lifts Charleston Southern to 74-71 win over Campbell

Charleston Southern outscored Campbell 7-0 over the final 41.3 seconds and rallied for a 74-71 win Monday night at the CSU Field House.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 11:57 AM

The Citadel ends 19-game road skid

The Citadel 85, UNC-Greensboro 83, OT


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 11:46 AM

Lady Camels fall 79-59 at High Point

Senior Kiera Gaines scored a season-high 22 points, but Campbell (8-6, 3-2 Big South) fell 79-59 in Big South action against High Point (8-6, 4-1) inside the Millis Center on Monday evening.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 11:42 AM

No. 13 Notre Dame holds off No. 18 North Carolina 71-70

North Carolina needed a jolt of energy. Freshman Theo Pinson answered with some of his best minutes of the season.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

ON CAMPUS: Reflecting back on 2014

As 2015 starts its reign and we say good bye to 2014, I’d like to take a moment to reflect back on the headline grabbing stories from this past year.


Jan. 05, 2015 @ 12:12 PM

No. 9 North Carolina women beat N.C. State 72-56

Stephanie Mavunga is doing her best to help No. 9 North Carolina make up for the loss of an injured starter.


Jan. 05, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

No. 10 Duke rallies to beat Wake Forest 70-63

Senior center Elizabeth Williams led No. 10 Duke to victory with her aggressive play after the Blue Devils got off to a slow start against Wake Forest.


Jan. 05, 2015 @ 12:05 PM

Jones leads No. 5 Louisville past Wake, 85-76

Chris Jones kept No. 5 Louisville's first Atlantic Coast Conference game from turning into its first ACC loss.


Jan. 05, 2015 @ 12:02 PM

Bryant propels Elon past Drexel 77-67

Elon 77, Drexel 67


Jan. 05, 2015 @ 11:54 AM

Jackson leads No. 19 Tar Heels to 74-50 ACC win

Marcus Paige thinks No. 19 North Carolina took a strong first step in the Atlantic Coast Conference.


Jan. 03, 2015 @ 06:41 PM

Okafor scores 28, No. 2 Duke routs BC 85-62

Freshman Jahlil Okafor scored a career-high 28 points, and No. 2 Duke beat Boston College 85-62 on Saturday.


Jan. 03, 2015 @ 04:56 PM

Syracuse survives Virginia Tech rally, 68-66

Syracuse 68, Virginia Tech 66


Jan. 03, 2015 @ 04:21 PM

Florida rides big plays to 28-20 win over East Carolina

Treon Harris threw an 86-yard scoring pass to Ahmad Fulwood and Vernon Hargreaves III intercepted a pass in the end zone late to preserve Florida's 28-20 victory over East Carolina on Saturday in the Birmingham Bowl.


Jan. 03, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

N.C. State beats Pittsburgh 68-50 in ACC play

North Carolina State's top players showed up, its big men rebounded and blocked shots, and the entire team played with more energy and intensity.


Jan. 03, 2015 @ 12:11 PM

Houston comes back in fourth quarter to beat Pitt

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Greg Ward threw three touchdown passes in the final 3:41 of the Armed Forces Bowl, two after Houston recovered onside kicks, and completed a winning 2-point conversion in the Cougars' 35-34 victory over Pittsburgh on Friday.


Jan. 03, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

Mississippi State holds off Florida State 62-55

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State got a season-high 14 points from I.J. Ready and held off Florida State 62-55 Friday night in the final non-conference outing for both teams.


Jan. 02, 2015 @ 11:20 AM

Michigan St., Wisconsin, Missouri win bowl games

COTTON BOWL

NO. 7 MICHIGAN STATE 42, NO. 4 BAYLOR 41


Jan. 02, 2015 @ 11:18 AM

Sweet as Sugar: Buckeyes upset Alabama 42-35

Urban Meyer had barely sat down after the Sugar Bowl when someone told him the score from the other semifinal game.


Jan. 02, 2015 @ 11:16 AM

Rose Bowl rout! Oregon crushes Florida State 59-20

Touchdown. Turnover. Touchdown. Turnover. Touchdown.

And on it went for Oregon.


Jan. 01, 2015 @ 12:28 PM

Georgia Tech beats Mississippi St. 49-34 in Orange Bowl

Georgia Tech players hopped happily, hugged each other and danced in place. The clock had just struck midnight on New Year's Eve, so they had two things to celebrate.