Sports

May. 22, 2015 @ 10:57 AM

Warriors hold off Harden, Rockets 99-98 to take 2-0 lead

James Harden had Game 2 on his fingertips — and then he didn't.


May. 22, 2015 @ 10:55 AM

Ducks bounce back after tough OT loss for 2-1 series lead

Anaheim coach Bruce Boudreau knew the answer without having to ask the question.


May. 22, 2015 @ 10:54 AM

Kevin Harvick on top heading to NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600

Kevin Harvick is right where he usually is when the Coca-Cola 600 rolls around on the schedule: On top and seeking even more success.


May. 22, 2015 @ 10:53 AM

Logano: NASCAR can learn from IndyCar on safety crews

Joey Logano said NASCAR can learn something from the near-fatal accident involving IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe this week and the importance of having a regular safety crew at each race.


May. 22, 2015 @ 10:52 AM

Jeff Gordon to join Fox as full-time analyst in 2016

Jeff Gordon will join Fox as a full-time analyst in 2016, teaming with Mike Joy and Darrell Waltrip in the three-man booth.


May. 22, 2015 @ 10:50 AM

Kenseth wins pole for NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600

Matt Kenseth is hoping history repeats itself Sunday night at the Coca-Cola 600.


May. 22, 2015 @ 10:47 AM

Golf: Spieth shares lead at Colonial

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Masters champion Jordan Spieth made a 20-foot birdie putt on the final hole with darkness falling for a 6-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead Thursday in the rain-delayed Colonial.


May. 22, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Marlins go 4-0 and win the Battle

The 8U Chatlee Marlins travel baseball squad won the 4th Annual Battle of the Bats tournament, a Top Gun Sports event, going a perfect 4-0 in the two-day tournament, on Saturday and Sunday.


May. 22, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Winthrop edges Camels Thursday in Big South tourney 2-1

Josh Strong and Joey Strain limited Campbell to a run, and Winthrop clipped the Camels 2-1 Thursday in a Big South Championship elimination game.


May. 21, 2015 @ 06:02 PM

Brown strikes out 10, N.C. State beats Notre Dame 3-0

N.C. State 3, Notre Dame 0


May. 21, 2015 @ 05:59 PM

Rychcik quickly guides NC State softball to super regional

Shawn Rychcik started pushing his North Carolina State softball team for more from the moment he took over the struggling program.


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:42 PM

Lady Jackets ready for quarterfinal trip

Wednesday afternoon was a bright, hot day. Lee County's softball team was hard at work, although with a mix of rock and country music blaring through the PA speakers around their softball field, and excited to be there.


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:40 PM

Jackets look to keep run going at Orange

Peaking at the right time is an easy goal for a team to have in mind. It's hard, even unpredictable, to do.


May. 21, 2015 @ 11:17 AM

Louisville rallies past North Carolina 7-4 in ACC pool play

Louisville 7, North Carolina 4


May. 21, 2015 @ 11:09 AM

MLB: Astros stay hot behind ace Keuchel

HOUSTON (AP) — Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer to help Dallas Keuchel earn his eighth straight win, and the Houston Astros kept rolling with a 6-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday.


May. 21, 2015 @ 11:07 AM

Smith, James lead Cavs past Hawks 97-89 in Game 1

J.R. Smith knocked down a tough 3-pointer, then another. Turning toward the fans, their heckling transformed to groans, he blew off his right index finger and motioned toward his side, like he was holstering his pistol.


May. 21, 2015 @ 11:04 AM

Kucherov scores in OT, Lightning beat Rangers 6-5 in Game 3

The Tampa Bay Lightning were relentless, answering every challenge from the New York Rangers before taking control of the Eastern Conference finals on Nikita Kucherov's overtime goal.


May. 21, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Camels stay alive in Big South tourney

Kyle Leady homered, doubled and scored three times to lead No. 6-seeded Campbell to an 8-1 win over No. 7 Charleston Southern


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Lady Jets suffer first loss in round of 16

Softball
South Granville 4, Jordan-Matthews 2


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:57 AM

Brinkley makes it three wins at Wake


May. 20, 2015 @ 07:12 PM

Florida St., Miami win in ACC pool games

Florida State 3, Clemson 1


May. 20, 2015 @ 04:24 PM

Yellow Jackets run into state quarters

Lee County's baseball squad made it back-to-back seventh-inning victories and reached the quarterfinals of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament Tuesday night.


May. 20, 2015 @ 04:39 PM

Lady Jackets roll into last eight

A showdown of two conference champs turned into another Lee County slugging display as the Lady Yellow Jackets moved through the third round of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament with an 8-1 victory over Swansboro Tuesday evening at Lee County.


May. 20, 2015 @ 12:05 PM

Warriors rally past Rockets 110-106 in Game 1 of West finals

Down big at home, the Golden State Warriors went small.


May. 20, 2015 @ 11:25 AM

MLB: Washington rallies to beat Yankees in 10

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ryan Zimmerman's two-run shot with two outs in the 10th inning off Yankees closer Andrew Miller