Sports

Nov. 28, 2014 @ 04:12 PM

Duke aims to get back on track versus Wake Forest

Duke won't win the Coastal Division. Wake Forest won't play in a bowl game.


Nov. 28, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

Tar Heels, Wolfpack set for regular-season finale

Both North Carolina and North Carolina State shook free from a rough midseason stretch to become bowl eligible.


Nov. 27, 2014 @ 08:21 PM

Rookie wall won't effect Panthers' Benjamin

Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin says he has no plans on slowing down after needing just 11 games to establish new franchise rookie records for receptions, yards receiving and touchdowns in a season.


Nov. 27, 2014 @ 08:16 PM

Johnson's big day propels Detroit to 34-17 win over Chicago

After a week of questions about his limited production of late, Calvin Johnson lifted Detroit's offense with an emphatic reminder that he's still one of the game's most dynamic players.


Nov. 27, 2014 @ 08:10 PM

McIlroy, Scott have opposite starts to Australian Open

Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't paired together for the first two rounds of the Australian Open because organizers wanted to split their marquee players among morning and afternoon groups for the spectators and television.


Nov. 26, 2014 @ 03:54 PM

Raiders open season with 57-54 victory over Northwest Halifax

Following eight months away from competition, Southern Vance varsity boys’ basketball coach Greg Ackles said his team had been itching to match up against somebody else besides themselves.


Nov. 26, 2014 @ 03:48 PM

Lady Raiders pick up win in Foreman coaching debut

The Southern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team gave Trevei Foreman a moment he’ll savor for a long time on Tuesday.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 11:48 PM

Reese named to All-Region team

Vance-Granville Community College women’s volleyball player Kara Reese of Henderson has been selected to the All-Region First Team by coaches in National Junior College Athletic Association Region X, Division III.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 11:43 PM

Duke shifts focus to Wake Forest

There's a fresh coat of paint and new carpet in the visitor's locker room at Duke. All signs of Carolina blue spray paint are gone.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

Alabama, Auburn renew rivalry Saturday

Auburn players have delighted in the frequent replays of the final play of last year's Iron Bowl.