Sports

Dec. 04, 2014 @ 03:26 PM

Area scores: Cavaliers go 2-for-2 over Eagles

Boys basketball

Southern Lee 66, Western Harnett 49


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 12:10 PM

No. 7 Virginia beats old ACC rival

No. 7 VIRGINIA 76, No. 21 MARYLAND 65


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 11:58 AM

No. 4 Duke beats No. 2 Wisconsin 80-70

Tyus Jones darted through the lane for easy baskets and hit two key 3-pointers. Any time he made a big play, his family followed with raucous applause.


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 11:55 AM

Iowa upsets No. 12 North Carolina, 60-55

Mike Gesell and his Iowa teammates shook off all the missed shots, ran down loose rebounds and fought their way through to the horn.


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

ASK THE GOAT: Trail Toes

Vincent Antunez is the owner of Trail Toes, LLC, a company he started while deployed to Afghanistan in June 2013.


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Cowboys look to bounce back against Bears

If the Dallas Cowboys can avoid another late-season letdown, they can reach a significant goal: the NFC East title.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Area scores: Lady Crusaders triumph in double-OT

Girls basketball

Grace Christian 39, Fayetteville Academy 38 - 2OT


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 12:37 PM

Arizona puts run together to top Gardner-Webb

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Stanley Johnson and Gabe York each scored 18 points, and No. 3 Arizona blitzed Gardner-Webb during a 16-0 second-half run to roll over the Bulldogs 91-65 Tuesday night.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 12:30 PM

Purdue tops N.C. State 66-61 in ACC/Big 10 Challenge

A.J. Hammons scored the game's final four points and Purdue held North Carolina State scoreless during the final 3:11 in the Boilermakers' 66-61 victory in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Tuesday.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 12:26 PM

Hollins leads Minnesota past Wake Forest, 84-69

Minnesota coach Richard Pitino always knew Andre Hollins could shoot pretty well.
Just not like this.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 12:24 PM

Camels fall to last-second dunk

Andre Nation scored on a lob dunk with 2.3 seconds to play and James Madison edged Campbell 63-61 Tuesday night at the JMU Convocation Center.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 12:15 PM

Lady Camel comeback not enough against Winthrop

Despite three Lady Camels recording double-doubles and a 10-point comeback to close the game, Campbell fell to Winthrop Tuesday night, 61-59, at Winthrop Coliseum.


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 12:08 PM

Hurricanes edge Predators 2-1

One game after the Carolina Hurricanes struggled to maintain their energy and their execution in a home loss, Jeff Skinner provided a much-needed spark.


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 10:20 PM

High school hoops scoreboard

Boys basketball
Hillside 88, Southern Lee 70


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 09:58 PM

Lady Falcons start CCC play with a victory

Lee Christian's girls basketball team got its conference season off to a winning start, topping visiting Cape Fear Christian 29-22, Tuesday night.


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 03:38 PM

Area scores: Chapel Hill spoils Jacket home debut, 63-52

Boys basketball
Chapel Hill 63, Lee County 52


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Northwood runs by Lady Cavs in opener

Northwood opened its girls basketball season in impressive form, beating Southern Lee, which came in off its first win of the season, 72-30 Monday night.


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 12:13 PM

Dolphins rally, beat Jets 16-13 on late field goal

It's all in the mindset.

"Scratch, claw, bite, kick, whatever you have to do make a play and win,"


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

High Point wins 76-68 in Greensboro

High Point 76, UNC Greensboro 68


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Area scores: Eagles, Hawks, Jaguars spend break on the mat

Eagle Invitational at Western Harnett


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 11:39 AM

On Campus: Kennesaw State garners team academic honors

Olivia Sturdivant (Lee County) and the Kennesaw State University women’s soccer team were presented the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award last week for the fourth year in a row and the fifth time in six years.


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 11:00 AM

Packers, Rodgers top New England 26-21

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers threw for two touchdowns, Eddie Lacy powered for key yards in the fourth quarter and the Green Bay Packers fended off the New England Patriots 26-21 Sunday in a high-profile matchup between Super Bowl contenders.


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 10:55 AM

No. 4 Duke beats Army 93-73 for Coach K's 990th

Mike Krzyzewski inched closer to the latest milestone of his Hall of Fame career by beating the program that helped shape him into Coach K.


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

Kelley carries Sacred Heart past Campbell 71-62

Sacred Heart 71, Campbell 62


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

No. 1 Kentucky pulls away from Friars

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky post players Willie Cauley-Stein and Karl-Anthony Towns each had 11 points and six rebounds, and the top-ranked Wildcats opened the second half with an 18-7 run to pull away for a 58-38 victory over Providence on Sunday.