Sports: College

Mar. 20, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Cook starts final NCAA run with Duke vs. Robert Morris

Quinn Cook has twice felt the sting of a shocking early NCAA Tournament loss along with the rush of making one deep push in March. Now Duke's senior leader is down to his final chance to help the Blue Devils reach a Final Four.

Mar. 20, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Duke, Mississippi State ready for women's NCAA openers

This was Duke's worst season in a while — and one of the best in Mississippi State history.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 07:59 PM

No. 14s UAB, Georgia St. pull Madness upsets

Two wins by No. 14 seeds. Two sons winning games for their father-coaches. The team nobody thought belonged in the field winning a game. The Big 12 starting 0-3.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 11:23 AM

Veteran NC State faces test against rebuilt LSU

Ralston Turner needed a change. The coach who recruited him to LSU was gone. The one coming in was friendly but hardly a friend.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 11:21 AM

Harvard embraces challenge of facing North Carolina

Harvard's Tommy Amaker is more than familiar with North Carolina from his days as a standout player and assistant coach at Duke, although that won't make it any easier going against the Tar Heels in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 10:46 AM

No. 27 Camels defeat UNC-Wilmington 13-7

Seven Camels drove in runs, including four from Cedric Mullins, and No. 27 Campbell defeated UNC-Wilmington on the road Wednesday night at Brooks Field.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 10:41 AM

Dayton, Robert Morris advance through First Four

Kendall Pollard scored 17 points, and Dayton used every bit of its home-court advantage on Wednesday night, rallying for a 56-55 win over Boise State in the First Four.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Campbell sweeps softball double-dip at UNCW

Campbell smacked 25 hits to sweep a softball doubleheader from host UNC-Wilmington Tuesday at Bozeman Field. The Camels had 13 hits in an 8-3 victory in the opener. Katie Baker then tossed a two-hitter in a 6-1 win in the nightcap.

Mar. 18, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Pullum signs to play at Louisburg

Lee County senior running back/safety/returner, and at a few points in the last couple seasons, even quarterback, Jerry Pullum has signed to attend and play football at Louisburg College this coming fall.

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 10:13 AM

Auriemma: Huskies no lock to 3-peat as women's champions

Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies are such heavy favorites to win another women's national title that they've already been penciled in as the inevitable champs. So it seems all they need to do is just roll out the ball to hoist the trophy.

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Bowers earns honors after setting Camel record

Campbell pitcher Heath Bowers (Harnett Central) was named the Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week by Collegiate Baseball and the Big South Pitcher of the Week

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 11:00 AM

NCAA Tournament South Region game-by-game

No. 1 Duke vs. No. 16 North Florida or Robert Morris

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 10:59 AM

NCAA Tournament Midwest Region game-by-game

No. 1 Kentucky vs. Manhattan/Hampton winner

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 10:58 AM

NCAA Tournament West Region game-by-game

No. 1 Wisconsin vs. No. 16 Coastal Carolina

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 10:57 AM

NCAA Tournament East Region game-by-game

No. 1 Villanova vs. No. 16 Lafayette

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 10:44 AM

No. 1 Kentucky wins SEC title

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Willie Cauley-Stein had 15 points and 10 rebounds and No. 1 Kentucky never trailed in beating No. 21 Arkansas 78-63 on Sunday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game.

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 10:41 AM

No. 11 Notre Dame beats No. 19 UNC 90-82 to win ACC title

The horn had barely sounded when Notre Dame coach Mike Brey walked right to Jerian Grant and wrapped him up in a huge hug as the rest of the players rushed by them onto the court.

Mar. 15, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Camels run win streak to 12

Heath Bowers struck out seven in 7.2 innings without a walk and Campbell held on for a 3-2 win over visiting Longwood Friday in the Camels' Big South opener at Jim Perry Stadium.

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 11:18 AM

Kentucky reaches 32-0 and SEC semis


Mar. 14, 2015 @ 11:10 AM

No. 11 Irish beat No. 2 Duke 74-64 to reach ACC title game

Notre Dame already gave one big lead away at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament and just about did it again.

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 11:08 AM

No. 19 North Carolina holds off No. 3 Virginia 71-67 in ACCs

North Carolina coach Roy Williams has spent months coaching, imploring, even begging his Tar Heels to play with more toughness and urgency.

Mar. 13, 2015 @ 03:25 PM

Kalinoski beats buzzer, Davidson tops La Salle 67-66 in A-10

NEW YORK (AP) — Tyler Kalinoski beat the clock with a driving layup to cap a crazy comeback by No. 24 Davidson, and the Wildcats topped La Salle 67-66 in the Atlantic 10 quarterfinals on Friday.

Mar. 13, 2015 @ 11:09 AM

Fighting Irish advance by Miami 70-63

No. 11 Notre Dame 70, Miami 63

Mar. 13, 2015 @ 11:02 AM

No. 2 Duke advances to ACC semis by routing N.C. State 77-53

No. 2 Duke turned another chance for revenge into a rout.

Mar. 12, 2015 @ 08:21 PM

No. 3 Virginia advances to ACC semis