Sports: College

Dec. 31, 2014 @ 05:06 PM

No. 4 Badgers win Big Ten opener

No. 4 Wisconsin 89, Penn State 72


Dec. 31, 2014 @ 01:16 PM

Lady Camels down Presbyterian 58-45 in Big South contest

Senior Summer Leverette matched a career high with 18 points and Campbell used a 19-1 run midway through the second half to down Presbyterian 58-45 in a Big South Conference matchup inside Gore Arena on Tuesday evening.


Dec. 31, 2014 @ 01:10 PM

Washington scores 16, No. 9 UNC beats Albany 71-56

No. 9 North Carolina easily passed its first test playing without injured forward Xylina McDaniel.


Dec. 31, 2014 @ 01:08 PM

Cincinnati rolls past N.C. State 76-60

Cincinnati played physical and aggressive defense that harassed North Carolina State's top backcourt scorers.


Dec. 31, 2014 @ 01:05 PM

Tokoto leads No. 19 North Carolina past Tribe, 86-64

Roy Williams wanted a timeout. What the North Carolina coach got was a technical foul that woke up a sleepy crowd and a sloppy team.


Dec. 31, 2014 @ 01:00 PM

No. 3 Virginia pulls away late against Davidson

No. 3 VIRGINIA 83, DAVIDSON 72


Dec. 31, 2014 @ 12:45 PM

Notre Dame tops LSU with last-second field goal

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kyle Brindza kicked a 32-yard field goal as time expired, and Notre Dame upset No. 22 LSU 31-28 in a Music City Bowl shootout Tuesday.


Dec. 31, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Campbell opens Big South play at home vs. Liberty

Campbell (6-7) hosts Liberty (6-7) for a 2 p.m. New Year's Eve tip-off today in the Big South Conference opener for the Fighting Camels and Flames.


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 10:57 AM

Okafor scores 27, No. 2 Duke beats pesky Toledo

Mike Krzyzewski wanted a test for all his talented freshmen at No. 2 Duke before ACC play starts.


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

N.C. Central dominates IUPUI

North Carolina Central 70, IUPUI 49


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 10:48 AM

No. 18 Clemson rolls over Sooners, 40-6

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Cole Stoudt threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, and 18th-ranked Clemson routed Oklahoma 40-6 in the Russell Athletic Bowl on Monday.


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Brown receives All-PFL honor

Dalton Brown (Northwood) was one of 15 Campbell football players to receive All-Pioneer Football League honors for his performance this past season on the gridiron.


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 12:16 PM

Imps win Jacket Holiday Classic title

Lee County was the host in the final game of the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic Monday night.


Dec. 29, 2014 @ 11:34 AM

Thomas' tip at buzzer lifts Wake Forest past Richmond, 65-63

Devin Thomas had been frustrated by Richmond's double-teaming all game.


Dec. 29, 2014 @ 11:31 AM

Samford holds off Campbell 65-56

Samford 65, Campbell 56
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Tyler Hood scored 16 points to lead Samford past Campbell 65-56 on Sunday.


Dec. 29, 2014 @ 11:23 AM

Trojans hang on vs. Huskers in Holiday Bowl

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Adoree' Jackson scored on a 98-yard kickoff return and a 71-yard pass from Cody Kessler, and No. 24 Southern California blew most of an 18-point, third-quarter lead before beating No. 25 Nebraska 45-42 in the Holiday Bowl on Saturday night.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 07:18 PM

Arizona State beats Duke 36-31 in Sun Bowl

Kalen Ballage returned a kickoff 96 yards to set up the winning score in No. 15 Arizona State's 36-31 victory over Duke on Saturday in the Sun Bowl.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 07:16 PM

Paige, Jackson help No. 20 UNC rout UAB, 89-58

Coach Roy Williams gave Justin Jackson an earful about how many shots he hoisted for No. 20 North Carolina.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 11:13 AM

N.C. State wins Bitcoin Bowl to cap turnaround year

A turnaround season got a little sweeter for North Carolina State in the Bitcoin Bowl.


Dec. 26, 2014 @ 10:38 PM

Rutgers beats North Carolina in Quick Lane Bowl

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora knew that his team was going to have to play a very good game to beat Rutgers in the Quick Lane Bowl.


Dec. 26, 2014 @ 07:36 PM

La. Tech beats Illinois 35-18 in Heart of Dallas Bowl

Louisiana Tech's Houston Bates had a career day against his former team — his 4 1/2 sacks in the Heart of Dallas Bowl matched the number he had in three seasons at Illinois.


Dec. 25, 2014 @ 11:45 AM

Hilltoppers survive Hail Mary, laterals, 2-point play

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Central Michigan's miracle comeback fell just short Cooper Rush's record-setting day in the inaugural Bahamas Bowl.


Dec. 24, 2014 @ 10:17 AM

Lacey helps N.C. State rally past La. Tech 73-65

Trevor Lacey didn't panic when so many of his layups and jumpers kept rimming out.


Dec. 24, 2014 @ 10:13 AM

UNLV upsets No. 3 Arizona, 71-67

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Christian Wood had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Rashad Vaughn added 21 points and UNLV pulled off one of its biggest wins in recent years by knocking off No. 3 Arizona 71-67 Tuesday night.


Dec. 24, 2014 @ 10:04 AM

Navy and Marshall wins bowl games

Navy 17, San Diego St. 16