As Wake Forest tries to climb back to relevance in college basketball, the Demon Deacons hope they won't need any miracles.
Lee County's volleyball team was 25-1 heading into its state semifinal match on Tuesday evening. The Lady Yellow Jackets played well. It was perhaps among one of the best matches they'd played this season and clearly with the most emotion of any.
Cardinal Gibbons 6, Union Pines 0
Lee County junior Siranon Shoomee won her second consecutive individual state championship, coming from behind entering round two for the second straight year as well, with a 5-under-par 67 final round in the NCHSAA 3A State Championship at Longleaf Golf and Country Club Tuesday.
If this is Colt McCoy's only start for the Washington Redskins, it sure was memorable.
Jarrod Spears (Harnett Central) led Lenoir-Rhyne on the ground with a career-best day, rushing for 195 yards, as the Bears remained undefeated rolling over Mars Hill 45-17.
Grace Christian won it's first-ever Triangle Middle School Conference volleyball tournament championship earlier this month to finish a 16-2 overall season.
Southern Lee drew a No. 4 seed and Lee County is a No. 13 seed, leading to a potential second round clash between the county rivals in the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament, as the four state tournament brackets were released by the N.C. High School Athletic Association Monday.
NCHSAA 3A Mid East Regional Championships
Dale Earnhardt Jr. recognized the emotional impact his win at Martinsville Speedway had on Rick Hendrick when he met his boss in Victory Lane.
Hall of Famer Juan Marichal mingled in the San Francisco clubhouse and waited patiently for his chance to share a kind, congratulatory word with Madison Bumgarner.
Robert Streb hasn't seen many early indications of a happy ending throughout his career.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger set franchise records with 522 yards passing and six touchdowns and the Pittsburgh Steelers raced by the Indianapolis Colts 51-34 on Sunday.
Russell Wilson walked into the huddle with his team down a field goal and less than five minutes remaining. He started laughing, sensing the familiarity of the situation.
Kevin Harvick has picked his way through traffic before at Martinsville Speedway, never when the stakes were so high.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one that hardly anyone saw and finished with a 45-foot birdie putt that gave him a 5-under 65 on Saturday and a share of the lead with Andrew Svoboda going into the final round of the McGladrey Classic.
Pinecrest 44, Purnell Swett 6
NCISAA State Championships
James Madison 48, Charlotte 40
Tyler Murphy figures Boston College has already let too many games slip away in the fourth quarter.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Dak Prescott accounted for three touchdowns, Josh Robinson ran for two scores and top-ranked Mississippi State beat Kentucky 45-31 on Saturday.
With its high-powered offense stymied throughout the second half and its much-maligned defense in trouble, North Carolina got rescued by a most unlikely trio of players Saturday in a stunning 28-27 victory against Virginia.
Marist’s Atiq Lucas ran for a 31-yard go-ahead score with 2:35 remaining handing Campbell its first Pioneer Football League loss, 27-20, Saturday at Tenney Stadium.
Akeem Richmond had worked out for multiple NBA teams since graduating from and finishing his record-setting basketball career with East Carolina in the spring.
Lee County swept through the state volleyball quarterfinals Saturday evening, but it was far from easy.