Sports

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

No. 6 North Carolina defeats Davidson 90-72

Kennedy Meeks had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Justin Jackson added 18 points and No. 6 North Carolina defeated Davidson 90-72 on Saturday to remain unbeaten.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 05:55 PM

Deacons upset Virginia Tech, 6-3, in double OT

As the missed field goals piled up for Mike Weaver, Wake Forest took solace in one thing: Virginia Tech couldn't score either.


Nov. 23, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

No. 1 Wake Forest ends Patriot campaign

Wake Forest 45, Pinecrest 21


Nov. 23, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Area scores: Vikings take two against county rival

Boys basketball
Union Pines 58, North Moore 43


Nov. 23, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Cheer Extreme Sanford celebrates wins at opening event

Cheer Extreme Sanford kicked off its 2014-15 competition season at the Spirit Xpress Regional Competition at Sanderson High School on Nov. 8.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 06:55 PM

Colgate brushes up vs. Camels

Colgate 54, Campbell 48


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 02:17 PM

Okafor has 16 to lead No. 4 Duke over Temple 74-54

Four games into his college career, Duke super freshman Jahlil Okafor got a lesson in the tough, physical, inside game of basketball, and learned a little.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 02:15 PM

Charlotte outlasts South Carolina 65-63

Pierria Henry knew Charlotte wouldn't give up against South Carolina, not after what the team had already been through at the Charleston Classic.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 01:59 PM

NBA Friday night: Magic tops Charlotte with huge comeback

MAGIC 105, HORNETS 100


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 01:57 PM

Coffer leads Lady Camels past Mount Saint Mary's, 60-42

For the second straight game, sophomore Amanda Coffer led the Lady Camels in scoring, netting 21 points as Campbell defeated Mount St. Mary's, 60-42, Friday night at Gore Arena.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

SASL 10U team wins JUSA tourney title


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

Camels close out season at Dayton

Campbell will finish out its 2014 football season on the road at Dayton Saturday. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m. at Welcome Stadium in Dayton, Ohio.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 04:55 AM

Hokies visit Wake with eye on bowl eligibility

The only thing standing between Virginia Tech and a 22nd straight bowl berth is the worst team in the Atlantic Coast Conference.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

Friday night football scoreboard

Eastern Alamance 39, Southern Lee 20


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 04:00 PM

Lee Christian ladies cruise for first win

In a meeting of nearby Falcons, the Lee Christian Lady Falcons got out to a quick start and never looked back for a 51-4 win over the O'Neal Lady Falcons Thursday night at Lee Christian.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 03:58 PM

Area scores: Chatham Central opens up with buzzer-beater victory

Boys basketball

Chatham Central 71, Providence Grove 70


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 12:38 PM

N.C. State rolls past Jacksonville 79-43

BeeJay Anya swatted seemingly everything that came his way. By the end of the night, he had more blocks than anyone in school history to highlight North Carolina State's blowout victory.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 12:35 PM

Niners best Penn State in double OT

Charlotte 106, Penn State 97, 2OT


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 12:18 PM

Johnson leads No. 7 Duke past Old Dominion, 82-66

Elizabeth Williams had a memorable homecoming and Ka'lia Johnson had a night she won't soon forget for No. 7 Duke.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

L.A. Kings hold off Carolina 3-2 for 10th home win

Although Tanner Pearson claims he never played baseball growing up in Canada, he fooled his fellow Los Angeles Kings with a home run swing on the decisive goal against Carolina.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

IN THE DRAFT: Chase turned out to be a gift at season’s end

Well, it’s almost the holidays. Next week we will celebrate Thanksgiving and soon it will be Christmas. The only down side to the holidays is we all get prepared and before we can say “Ho! Ho! Ho!” they are done and over.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Lee Tennis Association caps fall season with tournament

The Lee County Tennis Association celebrated a successful fall clinic with a round robin tournament on Nov. 15 at the O.T. Sloan Tennis Center.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 12:14 PM

Williams leads UNC to 45-20 rout of No. 25 Duke

North Carolina took things from No. 25 Duke all night: The ball. The momentum. And, finally, the Victory Bell.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 12:09 PM

Lee County opens with OT victory

Tyler Thomas missed the first free throw, then knocked down the second, to tie the game, 42-42, with 0:19 left in regulation for Lee County at Athens Drive Thursday night.


Nov. 20, 2014 @ 05:15 PM

Cavaliers face 12-0 Eastern Alamance in 2nd round

No. 10 Southern Lee (8-4) at No. 2 Eastern Alamance (12-0) - 7:30 p.m.