With its high-powered offense stymied throughout the second half and its much-maligned defense in trouble, North Carolina got rescued by a most unlikely trio of players Saturday in a stunning 28-27 victory against Virginia.
Marist’s Atiq Lucas ran for a 31-yard go-ahead score with 2:35 remaining handing Campbell its first Pioneer Football League loss, 27-20, Saturday at Tenney Stadium.
“Very, very athletic.”
That’s how Central Carolina Community College men’s basketball coach Doug Connor describes the 2014-2015 team.
Campbell's football squad heads to Poughkeepsie, N.Y. putting its 4-0 Pioneer Football League record on the line at Marist today. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m. at Tenney Stadium.
Coach Ruffin McNeill doesn't care about impressing the committee that will decide if No. 18 East Carolina deserves a major bowl berth.
Bogus classes and automatic A's and B's are at the heart of a cheating scandal at the University of North Carolina that lasted nearly two decades, encompassing about 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes.
East Carolina hasn't been on a roll like this in quite a while. For these 18th-ranked Pirates, there's really no time to savor it — not with so much more left to pursue.
Ben Grossfuss (Lee County) has been named the Lynchburg College “Athlete of the Week” as the sophomore forward scored the Hornets game winner in their 1-0 victory over Virginia Wesleyan.
North Carolina's season looked sunk after a four-game losing streak marred by penalties, bad defense and inconsistent offense.
Michael Dyer rushed for 173 yards, including a game-sealing 46-yard touchdown run with 44 seconds remaining, and Louisville held off North Carolina State 30-18 on Saturday.
David Salmon directed two late touchdown drives and Aaron Nichols’ interception set up the go-ahead score to lead Campbell to a 28-27 Pioneer Football League win over Davidson Saturday at Barker-Lane Stadium.
Appalachian St. 53, Troy 14
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Clint Trickett threw three touchdown passes and West Virginia surprised sloppy No. 4 Baylor 41-27 on Saturday.
Backup quarterback Thomas Sirk threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to David Reeves with 7:23 left and Duke beat Virginia 20-13 on Saturday.
Syracuse turned to its defense to snap a four-game losing streak.
Campbell puts its unbeaten Pioneer Football League record on the line today, hosting Davidson for homecoming. Kickoff between the Camels (3-3, 3-0 PFL) and the Wildcats (1-6, 0-3 PFL) is slated for 4 p.m. at Barker-Lane Stadium.
It's a sign of how far Duke's program has come that reaching bowl eligibility has become almost an afterthought.
Louisville knows there's no room for errors when it faces North Carolina State.
If there's any realistic chance for Wake Forest to turn its rough season around, the Demon Deacons have to beat Syracuse.
North Carolina's defense has struggled to get off the field all season. Now the Tar Heels are facing an offense — and a Georgia Tech team — that has befuddled them for years.
Even during Duke's worst years under David Cutcliffe, the Blue Devils could always count on beating Virginia.
After a rocky non-conference start, Campbell (3-3, 3-0) has hit its stride as the Fighting Camels remained undefeated in the Pioneer Football League, picking up their third straight victory downing Butler 28-9 Saturday in Buies Creek.
With No. 19 East Carolina's grip on a spot in the Top 25 seemingly slipping away, Shane Carden and Co. never flinched.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Dak Prescott ran for two touchdowns and threw for another, leading No. 3 Mississippi State to a 38-23 victory over No. 2 Auburn on Saturday.
Everett Golson threw three touchdown passes to overcome his three turnovers that led to North Carolina scores and No. 6 Notre Dame remained unbeaten with a 50-43 victory Saturday.