Sports

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

Football

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.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 06:49 PM

N.C. State runs past Wake Forest 42-13

Matt Dayes totaled 113 yards from scrimmage and scored three touchdowns to help North Carolina State beat Wake Forest 42-13 on Saturday.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 04:52 PM

Bobcats pull away from Appalachian St.

Ohio 73, Appalachian St 47


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 06:51 PM

Bell, Jacksonville handle Campbell 45-19

Jacksonville 45, Campbell 19


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 04:35 PM

North Carolina beats Pittsburgh 40-35

T.J. Logan scored from 1 yard out with 50 seconds left to help North Carolina rally past Pittsburgh 40-35 on Saturday.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 04:28 PM

Hokies force 3 takeaways, upset No. 19 Duke 17-16

Michael Brewer threw two touchdown passes and Virginia Tech held on to upset No. 19 Duke 17-16 on Saturday.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:55 PM

No. 1 Kentucky hammers Grand Canyon 85-45

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Andrew Harrison scored 16 points and No. 1 Kentucky dominated Grand Canyon in every phase during an 85-45, season-opening blowout on Friday night.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:47 PM

Lady Camels down Pfeiffer 89-61 in season opener

Leading by 13 with just over eight minutes remaining, Campbell put away Pfeiffer with an 18-1 run for an 89-61 victory in its season opener inside Gore Arena/John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center on Friday evening.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:08 PM

No. 6 North Carolina beats N.C. Central 76-60

North Carolina had trouble pushing the tempo and setting up preseason All-American Marcus Paige.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:06 PM

North Carolina State tops Jackson State 93-58

Anthony "Cat" Barber scored a career-high 25 points to help North Carolina State beat Jackson State 93-58 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:02 PM

Wake Forest beats UNC Asheville in Manning's debut

Devin Thomas had 25 points and 13 rebounds and Wake Forest dominated inside to pull away late and beat UNC Asheville 80-69 Friday night to give new coach Danny Manning a victory in his debut.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

Freshmen lead No. 4 Duke past Blue Hose, 113-44

All those freshmen at Duke made it look easy to score in their first college game. It helped when everyone kept making those extra passes.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 11:52 AM

No. 13 UNC beats Howard 83-49 in Hatchell's return

Sylvia Hatchell is back for No. 13 North Carolina, healthy again and eager to see how far her talented team can go.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:51 PM

Fighting Camels start season with easy win

Campbell 97, Barber-Scotia 58


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 11:38 AM

Walker, Hornets beat Suns 103-95

Kemba Walker and the Charlotte Hornets finally finished the job on the road.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

No. 19 Duke plays host to Virginia Tech

So much for those who wondered if Duke's run to the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game was a one-year fluke.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

NC State hosts a Wake Forest team also rebuilding

If anyone can empathize with Dave Clawson's tough first year at Wake Forest, Dave Doeren can.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 04:56 AM

Tar Heels host Panthers as teams chase bowl bids

North Carolina's defense has struggled to stop anybody this season. Now the Tar Heels must figure out a way to slow down one of the nation's top rushers.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 04:55 AM

Camels head to PFL-leading Jacksonville

Campbell gets back into Pioneer Football League play today, traveling to conference-leading Jacksonville for a 1 p.m. start at D.B. Milne Field.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 12:34 PM

One more chance

Ishios Times lofted a short pass wide right to receiver Chad Ellis, who cut between two defenders and raced into the open field for a 56-yard touchdown play with 0:46 left


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 02:10 AM

Orange survives late Yellow Jacket gamble

Bryce Wilson stopped a Yellow Jacket two-point conversion with six seconds left, powering Orange (11-1) over Lee County 21-20 in the first round of the NCHSAA 3AA state playoffs Friday night.