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.


Nov. 17, 2014 @ 10:01 AM

No. 1 Kentucky pulls away late against Buffalo

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Trey Lyles lifted No. 1 Kentucky out of a funk with five straight points to begin the second half, and Tyler Ulis scored 12 points on four 3-pointers to help the Wildcats rally for a 71-52 victory over Buffalo on Sunday.

Nov. 17, 2014 @ 09:59 AM

Panthers drop 5th straight, lose to Falcons 19-17

The Carolina Panthers keep getting opportunities to recapture first place in the NFC South.


Nov. 17, 2014 @ 09:56 AM

Ram defense stuns Manning, Broncos

Nov. 17, 2014 @ 09:54 AM

Hertl, Grosenick lead Sharks over Hurricanes 2-0

San Jose rookie goalkeeper Troy Grosenick stopped everything the Carolina Hurricanes threw at him in a 2-0 win on Sunday.

Nov. 17, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship

There was no trick to Kevin Harvick's first Sprint Cup championship. Competing for the title against three other drivers, he seized his opportunity with a relentless dash through the field in the closing laps of the season finale.

Nov. 16, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Pinecrest runs on Mustangs to reach second round


NCHSAA 4AA East first round

Pinecrest 38, Middle Creek 9

Nov. 16, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Lady Crusaders go 1-1 in Sanford Shootout

Girls basketball
Grace Christian 40, Trinity Academy 38

Nov. 16, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

Gordon wins pole for season finale at Homestead

Jeff Gordon did his best to shake off the disappointment over his elimination from the championship field by winning the pole for Sunday's season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.