Trevor Lacey scored 17 points, including five in the final 1:22, as North Carolina State held off a Florida State second-half rally to escape with a 72-63 victory Saturday.
Nice as it was to finally halt the losing streak, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski cautioned against reading too much into Saturday's 63-52 win over No. 6 Louisville.
Cary Christian sophomore guard Grace Smith overcame foul trouble to score a game-high 29 points lifting her team to a 56-47 conference-opening win against Grace Christian.
Lee County's girls basketball squad took a big step forward in the Cape Fear Valley Conference, with a major defensive effort, with a 37-33 victory over Westover (11-5, 2-3) Friday night on the Lady Yellow Jacket home floor.
Ryan Miller didn't really need his Vancouver Canucks teammates to score all those goals in the second period.
Webb Simpson was so determined to switch to a conventional putting style that he broke his belly putter over his knee so he could never use it again. He might be the most surprised of anyone to be tied for the lead Friday in the Sony Open.
Cape Fear Christian 45, Lee Christian 33
Once all 11 players on a basketball team have been in the action within the first 10 minutes of a game
Radford 72, Campbell 55
LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 36 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers snapped their six-game losing streak with a 109-102 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night despite Kobe Bryant's 19 points and career-high 17 assists.
HONOLULU (AP) — Webb Simpson made his debut with a conventional putter Thursday at the Sony Open and might have wished he had used one sooner.
No. 16 Duke 65, Virginia Tech 40
Much of North Carolina's offense relies on Stephanie Mavunga's ability to score in the paint. That's why Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw had her No. 7 Fighting Irish expend a lot of energy slowing the sophomore.
Lee Christian and visiting Crossroads Christian split Triangle Middle School Conference basketball games Thursday evening, with Crossroads Christian beating the Lady Falcons 23-17 followed by the Falcons romping to a 45-6 victory in the second game of the doubleheader.
Six home games, including a Thursday night season opener highlight Campbell’s 2015 football schedule.
East Carolina 66, Houston 61
Manu Ginobili said he needed a game like this.
For the second straight year, Marcus Paige looked at ease in North Carolina State's hostile arena.
Senior Summer Leverette scored a career-high 19 points, including 14 in the second half, as Campbell (10-6, 5-2 Big South) fought off a late rally by Gardner-Webb (7-10, 3-5) for a 75-74 win
Lee County Parks and Recreation and Dixie Youth Baseball and Softball are forming a new partnership beginning this spring.
Union Pines 40, Pinecrest 22
Suddenly, fourth-ranked Duke looks a bit lost. The defense isn't there. The 3-point shots aren't falling. And its Hall of Fame coach senses a lack of confidence from his freshman-led team.
The temperature hovered around zero outside the Carrier Dome. Inside, Syracuse's Rakeem Christmas was molten hot.
No. 1 KENTUCKY 86, MISSOURI 37
Jordan Staal may be just what the Carolina Hurricanes needed to avoid running away with last place in the NHL's Eastern Conference.