Nov. 20, 2014 @ 04:17 PM

Area scores: Bears start out 2-0 on the mat


Chatham Central 42, Trinity 32

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

Lady Camels suffer first loss of season at UNCW, 89-80

Despite a career-high 30 points from sophomore Amanda Coffer, Campbell fell to UNC Wilmington, 89-80, Wednesday night.

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 12:07 PM

N.C. A&T falls to the Norse, 68-55

Northern Kentucky 68, NC A&T 55

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 11:55 AM

NBA capsules: Spurs topple King James once again

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tim Duncan and Boris Diaw scored 19 points apiece and the San Antonio Spurs beat Cleveland for the 10th straight time — and got the best of LeBron James again — with a 92-90 win over the Cavaliers on Wednesday night.

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

ASK THE GOAT: Javelina Jundred – Race report, part 3

Wednesday morning, I paced Kristine for her Army Physical Fitness Exam. I woke up with a wicked headache, probably the adult form of that larval one I had been harboring for almost three days prior.

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Plenty on the line for No. 25 Duke, UNC

No. 25 Duke has a second chance to control the Coastal Division. North Carolina needs one more victory for bowl eligibility.

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 02:55 PM

Area scores: Ross leads Lady Crusader comeback

Girls basketball

Grace Christian 40, Burlington Christian 29

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 11:42 AM

No. 1 Kentucky, No. 4 Duke take easy rout in Indy

Top-ranked Kentucky and Duke looked like championship contenders Tuesday night. Kansas and Michigan State showed they've still got a long way to go.

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 11:37 AM

Davidson is too much for Campbell, 86-51

Davidson 86, Campbell 51


Nov. 19, 2014 @ 11:17 AM

No. 1 Kentucky dominates No. 4 Kansas, 72-40

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dakari Johnson scored 11 points, Andrew Harrison had 10 and No. 1 Kentucky used a dominant defense to blow out No. 4 Kansas 72-40 in Tuesday night's Champions Classic.

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 11:12 AM

Staal helps Hurricanes beat Stars 6-4 to snap skid

Every time the Dallas Stars thought they had a chance to get back into the game Tuesday night, there was Eric Staal.

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Western Harnett Cardinals win conference football crown

Western Harnett Middle School’s football team defeated in-county rival Dunn 16-6 last Wednesday to complete an undefeated 6-0 record and win the Lee-Harnett Athletic Conference championship.

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Threes key Lady Camel win over N.C. Central

Two key three-pointers from freshman Summer Price helped seal Campbell's 65-60 win over North Carolina Central at Gore Arena Monday night.

Nov. 19, 2014 @ 12:32 AM

Cavaliers run by Western Harnett, win 76-66

Southern Lee opened its boys basketball season with its top returning scorer, junior Noah Mellette, facing repeated "Overrated!" chanting from Western Harnett's student section.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Lady Eagles score comeback win to start season

Western Harnett rallied with a 10-1 comeback in the last two minutes to start its girls basketball season with a victory, 59-55, over Southern Lee in the opener for the Lady Eagles and Lady Cavaliers Tuesday night.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 03:01 PM

Area scores: Falcons open up with 2-0 start

Boys basketball

Lee Christian 61, Chatham Charter 47

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

N.C. State beats Hofstra 76-64 to go to 2-0

Ralston Turner kept finding gaps in the defense and stepping confidently into his shot.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 12:09 PM

Thomas leads Wake Forest past Tulane, 71-49

Devin Thomas' dominance in the paint has Wake Forest off to a promising start in coach Danny Manning's maiden season with the Demon Deacons.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 12:08 PM

Winthrop holds on to win at Clemson, 77-74

The Big South Conference got its second victory over a power-conference opponent in four days Monday night a Winthrop held on for a 77-74 win over Clemson at Littlejohn Coliseum.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 12:03 PM

Miami upsets No. 8 Florida in final seconds

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Angel Rodriguez scored 24 points, none bigger than those that came on a falling-down, hand-in-the-face 3-pointer with 16 seconds remaining, and Miami overcame a 15-point deficit to upset No. 8 Florida 69-67 on Monday night.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

No. 1 UConn women stunned by No. 6 Stanford 88-86

Amber Orrange and new-look Stanford made an impressive national statement while snapping another one of Connecticut's remarkable winning streaks — without an Ogwumike sister in sight.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 11:58 AM

Dallas cruises over Hornets


Nov. 18, 2014 @ 11:56 AM

Steelers rally from 11 down, beat Titans 27-24

This time, the Pittsburgh Steelers beat their struggling opponent.

Nov. 18, 2014 @ 11:53 AM

ON CAMPUS: Swann scores first touchdown in A&T’s win

Dequan Swann (Lee County) had one reception in North Carolina A&T’s 34-0 victory over Savannah State, but the one he had was a good one as the junior tight end reeled in a 17-yard crossing route for the Aggies’ first score of the day and Swann’s first touchdown of the season.

Nov. 17, 2014 @ 10:11 AM

No. 6 North Carolina beats Robert Morris 103-59

For one night, Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks gave North Carolina the inside scoring and rebounding that coach Roy Williams wants to see.