Sports

Feb. 18, 2015 @ 10:49 AM

Lady Camels pick up 72-62 win at Gardner-Webb

Sophomore Amanda Coffer notched her second double-double of the season and four Lady Camels reached double figures as Campbell (17-9, 12-5 Big South) earned a 72-62 victory over Gardner-Webb (12-15, 8-10)


Feb. 18, 2015 @ 10:43 AM

Grant paces No. 10 Irish to 88-75 win over Wake Forest

Mike Brey knew his team was better shooting at free throws than they had shown of late.


Feb. 18, 2015 @ 10:38 AM

No. 1 Kentucky stays perfect vs. Vols

No. 1 Kentucky 66, Tennessee 48


Feb. 18, 2015 @ 10:34 AM

Backup Johnson makes 37 saves in 4-1 Islanders win

After a downer of a finish the previous night, there was no carry-over for the New York Islanders.


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 10:32 AM

N.C. Central beats Florida A&M, stays perfect in MEAC

North Carolina Central 73, Florida A&M 48


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 10:24 AM

Hurricanes too much for Senators 6-3

Andrej Nestrasil helped the Carolina Hurricanes get a rare road win on Monday night.


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 10:21 AM

Loyd leads No. 4 Notre Dame to 63-50 win over No. 10 Duke

Notre Dame rode Jewell Loyd's leadership, smothering defense and clutch 3-point shooting to beat Duke.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 04:14 PM

On Campus: Patterson named Big South Player of the Week

Campbell freshman first baseman, Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered her first collegiate award being named the College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week last week


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 04:10 PM

Vikings win three regional wrestling crowns

Antonio Menozi, Daniel Hull and Dylan Barber won individual regional championships and led Union Pines to a runner-up team finish at the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships at Morehead High School Saturday.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 10:51 AM

Updated area sports calendar

Tuesday, Feb. 17
Boys basketball
Big Eight Conference Tournament first round


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 09:59 AM

Okafor leads No. 4 Duke past Syracuse 80-72

On the biggest of stages, Jahlil Okafor stood very tall.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 09:56 AM

Snedeker gets a breakthrough in a familiar place

The fog began to roll in off the coast of Pebble Beach, though it didn't matter. Brandt Snedeker had the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am in hand, and he had a clear view of where he was going.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 09:52 AM

East Carolina tops No. 25 South Florida women, 65-64

East Carolina saw a 15-point lead disappear late, but held on to upset No. 25 South Florida women, 65-64 on Sunday.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 09:49 AM

No. 9 Louisville overcomes No. 17 North Carolina 75-66

Ninth-ranked Louisville was so proficient shooting free throws against No. 17 North Carolina on Sunday that it was easy to forget that the Cardinals are rock bottom in the Atlantic Coast Conference in that category.


Feb. 15, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

NASCAR Preview: All eyes on Jeff Gordon finale in No. 24

Through driver changes, network shuffles, a new championship format and NASCAR's push to reinvent itself, the one constant for more than two decades has been Jeff Gordon behind the wheel every week of the iconic No. 24.


Feb. 15, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Area sports calendar

Monday, Feb. 16
Boys basketball


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 07:34 PM

Barber scores 21 to lead N.C. State over Louisville 74-65

Anthony "Cat" Barber scored 21 points, hitting 10 of 13 free throws, to help North Carolina State upset No. 9 Louisville 74-65 on Saturday.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 06:26 PM

High Point holds off Campbell in 63-51 win

High Point 63, Campbell 51


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 06:46 PM

Brogdon steal helps No. 2 Virginia beat Wake Forest, 61-60

No. 2 Virginia 61, Wake Forest 60


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 04:41 PM

Pittsburgh drills No. 12 North Carolina 89-76

A handful of Pittsburgh students handed North Carolina coach Roy Williams a condolence card covered in signatures and a lengthy banner highlighting one of program icon Dean Smith's most famous quotes on Saturday, a way of expressing sympathy and respect following the Hall of Famer's passing a week ago.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 04:10 PM

Area scores: Cary Christian knocks Lady Crusaders from EPIC tourney

Girls basketball
Cary Christian 53, Grace Christian 43


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 02:37 PM

Camels roll to 10-1 win on opening day

Heath Bowers registered nine strikeouts and Seth LaRue went 3-for-3 with two RBI to pace Campbell in a 10-1 season opening win over Northern Kentucky Friday at Jim Perry Stadium.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 02:36 PM

Lady Camels take two on first day of Eagle Classic

Campbell's softball team won a pair of games on Friday at the Eagle Classic, first defeating Tennessee Tech 3-0 and then winning a hard-fought decision, 7-6, against Georgia Southern thanks to a two-run blast from freshman Chandler Patterson (Lee County HS) in the ninth inning.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 12:21 PM

Snedeker, Jones tied for lead at Pebble Beach

Enjoying the best weather Pebble Beach has to offer is one thing. Brandt Snedeker knew he had to take advantage of it with his golf clubs, too.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 11:49 AM

Bears romp twice over North Moore

Both Chatham Central basketball squads closed their regular seasons with fine performances against rival North Moore Friday night giving Bears and Lady Bears three-game winning streaks going into this week's Yadkin Valley Conference tournaments.