Sports

Jan. 27, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Area scores: Cav wrestlers compete in Buzzard Brawl

Wrestling
Buzzard Brawl


Jan. 26, 2015 @ 12:01 PM

Grant leads No. 8 Notre Dame past NC State 81-78 in OT

Jerian Grant got No. 8 Notre Dame back into the game with his scoring. He won it with his defense.


Jan. 26, 2015 @ 11:57 AM

Winthrop slips past Campbell 71-63

Winthrop 71, Campbell 63


Jan. 26, 2015 @ 11:36 AM

Top 25 college basketball

Saturday's games
No. 1 KENTUCKY 58, SOUTH CAROLINA 43


Jan. 26, 2015 @ 11:33 AM

Hornets beat Melo-less Knicks 76-71 for 9th win in 11 games

Brian Roberts believes the Charlotte Hornets are in good hands if Kemba Walker is out for any length of time.


Jan. 26, 2015 @ 11:31 AM

Bill Haas escapes trouble to win Humana Challenge

Bill Haas had a bad feeling.

"It felt like a train wreck all coming together," Haas said.


Jan. 26, 2015 @ 11:28 AM

Williams, No. 15 Duke women beat No. 12 UNC 74-67 in OT

Duke's Elizabeth Williams again saved her best for North Carolina.


Jan. 26, 2015 @ 11:15 AM

Coach K gets 1,000th win as No. 5 Duke tops St. John's 77-68

Coach 1K. How grand.

Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone


Jan. 25, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Cavs, Lady Cavs score conference wins at Douglas Byrd

Girls basketball

Southern Lee 49, Douglas Byrd 30


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 06:15 PM

No. 15 North Carolina holds off Florida State 78-74

North Carolina coach Roy Williams has spent much of this season trying to drag more intensity and toughness out of Brice Johnson.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 05:54 PM

Smith's putback gives Clemson 59-57 win over Wake Forest

Of course Clemson would have an unlikely hero in an unlikely win where the Tigers led for exactly 24 seconds.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 01:55 PM

Jackets finish long week with split against Gray's Creek

Lee County's Shantel Bennett poured in a game-high 20 points and the Lady Yellow Jackets (8-10, 5-2) put away Gray's Creek for an easy 49-25 conference win Friday night.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 01:34 PM

Lady Tigers remain at top of the hill

Northwood's girls basketball squad entered Friday night hosting a chance to match defending state champion Chapel Hill at the top of the Big Eight standings. The opportunity lasted a little less than a half of basketball.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 12:19 PM

James scores 25 as Cavaliers rout Hornets 129-90

The Cavaliers are back on their game.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 12:17 PM

NBA recaps: Hawks run win streak to 15

ATLANTA (AP) — Paul Millsap scored 22 points, Jeff Teague added 17 and the Atlanta Hawks eclipsed the franchise record with their 15th straight victory, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on Friday night.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 12:15 PM

Ryan Palmer misses chance for 59 in Humana Challenge

Ryan Palmer shot the lowest round in his PGA Tour career. He matched the tour record for the longest eagle-birdie streak. He moved into contention in the Humana Challenge.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:55 PM

Finding his shot

Akeem Richmond is working hard on and off the court to pick up the pace as a rookie in professional basketball.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Area scores: Bears capture county and YVC season crowns

Wrestling

Chatham Central 58, Jordan-Matthews 24


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 11:37 AM

Murray scores 21, Presbyterian tops Campbell 72-70

Presbyterian 72, Campbell 70


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 11:21 AM

Miami hangs on to top N.C. State, 65-60

The last few minutes of the first half almost doomed Miami.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 11:18 AM

Blake Adams shoots 64 in return from hip replacement surgery

Blake Adams figured he was already way ahead of the game when he teed off in first round of the Humana Challenge. A high spot on the leaderboard was a bonus.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 11:14 AM

Roundtree saves No. 12 Lady Tar Heels against N.C. State

No. 12 North Carolina 67, N.C. State 63


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 11:11 AM

Fan at Miami-N.C. State game shoves Wolfpack player

University of Miami officials apologized to North Carolina State after a fan shoved a Wolfpack player Thursday night in the final seconds of the Hurricanes' victory.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Lady Cav standout signs to play at Sandhills

Southern Lee senior Briana Holcomb will continue her volleyball career at the college level as she signed to attend and play at Sandhills Community College last Friday.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

4-time NASCAR champ Jeff Gordon makes 2015 season his last

Jeff Gordon, the charismatic four-time NASCAR champion who became the face of the stock car racing as the sport exploded in popularity a generation ago, will retire as a full-time driver after the 2015 season.