Sports: College

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

Dec. 24, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Campbell defeats UNC Wilmington 69-63

The 100th men's basketball meeting between Campbell and UNC Wilmington certainly did not disappoint the crowd gathered Tuesday at Gore Arena.

Dec. 23, 2014 @ 12:50 PM

Wake Forest beats Bucknell 60-53

Wake Forest didn't shoot well and played much of the second half without its top big man.

Dec. 23, 2014 @ 12:46 PM

Gardner-Webb beats struggling Purdue 89-84

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Road trips to LSU and third-ranked Arizona, along with an appearance in the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands, more than prepared Gardner-Webb for a Monday night date with Purdue.

Dec. 23, 2014 @ 12:42 PM

Badgers win at Cal


Dec. 23, 2014 @ 12:32 PM

Lynch, Memphis top BYU 55-48 in Miami Beach Bowl

They battled for 60 minutes, then again for two overtimes and literally fought after the final play.

Dec. 23, 2014 @ 12:27 PM

On Campus: Mellette making an impact at Chowan

After making a name for himself by leading the nation in rebounding last year at the junior college level playing for Wake Tech, Josh Mellete (Southern Lee)

Dec. 22, 2014 @ 08:29 AM

Staten leads No. 22 West Virginia past NC State

Juwan Staten made some key shots to help No. 22 West Virginia get a big win at Madison Square Garden.

Dec. 22, 2014 @ 08:25 AM

Gray leads No. 6 North Carolina to 85-67 victory

No. 6 North Carolina is seeking consistency and coach Sylvia Hatchell hopes the Tar Heels find it soon.

Dec. 21, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

ECU's Carden, Hardy ready for one final test from Florida

Shane Carden has spent the past five years flinging footballs to Justin Hardy at East Carolina.

Dec. 20, 2014 @ 06:45 PM

Camels have no problem vs. Montreat

Campbell 90, Montreat 64

Dec. 20, 2014 @ 05:00 PM

No. 24 North Carolina beats No. 12 Ohio St 82-74

Playing in Michael Jordan's longtime home is a big deal for North Carolina, and the Tar Heels honored their most famous basketball alum with a winning performance.

Dec. 20, 2014 @ 11:41 AM

Notice's 19 leads South Carolina to 68-45 Clemson win

South Carolina has beaten two major conference teams in a row by at least 23 points. That the latest win was over bitter rival Clemson just makes it so much better for the Gamecocks.

Dec. 20, 2014 @ 11:34 AM

Gray leads No. 6 North Carolina to 65-36 victory

When Allisha Gray got going, so did No. 6 North Carolina.

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 03:53 PM

Stetson defeats Campbell, 76-63, at the Hatter Classic

In the opening game of the Hatter Classic, Stetson defeated Campbell, 76-63, Friday afternoon inside the Edmunds Center.

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 10:55 AM

Jones scores 21 to lead No. 2 Duke over UConn

Two possessions into the second half, Mike Krzyzewski had seen more than enough from his young and talented Duke team and let them know it in forceful terms that any young man would understand.

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 10:51 AM

No. 6 Virginia handles Cleveland State 70-54

No. 6 Virginia 70, Cleveland St. 54