Sports: College

Mar. 15, 2015 @ 02:05 PM

No. 11 Notre Dame captures ACC title with 90-82 win over No. 19 UNC

North Carolina had the Atlantic Coast Conference championship within reach.

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 11:34 AM

No. 11 Irish defeats No. 2 Duke 74-64 to reach ACC title game

Notre Dame already gave one big lead away at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament and just about did it again.

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 11:31 AM

No. 19 North Carolina upsets No. 3 Virginia 71-67 in ACC semis

Two games into his return from injury, Justin Anderson has yet to make a shot for No. 3 Virginia. He'll have to refind his rhythm now at the most pressure-packed time of the year.

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

Vanguards conclude 2014-15 hoops campaign

This past Saturday, the Vance-Granville Community College Vanguards men’s basketball program achieved a feat it hadn’t done in five years.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 01:59 PM

NC State wins at North Carolina 58-46

North Carolina just never found its offensive groove against North Carolina State, particularly inside against BeeJay Anya and the Wolfpack's physical front line.

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 02:55 PM

Vanguards squeak past Catawba Valley

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team earned a 63-60 win at Catawba Valley Community College this past Sunday afternoon.

Feb. 21, 2015 @ 01:24 PM

Henderson native shares reflections of playing under Dean Smith

Born and raised in Henderson, Michael Norwood, got to experience a side of Dean Smith not many people got to see.

Feb. 20, 2015 @ 04:53 PM

Former Raider named CIAA Women’s Rookie of the Year

After concluding a terrific high school career at Southern Vance one year ago, Breona Jones’ freshman season on the hardwood at Elizabeth City State has gone as well as advertised.

Feb. 19, 2015 @ 01:03 AM

Jones, Cook power No. 4 Duke past No. 15 UNC 92-90 in OT

Back and forth they went, trading big leads, shots and chances to win both in regulation and overtime.

Feb. 13, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Vanguards lose narrow contest to Pitt Community College

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team dropped a tight 74-70 contest to Pitt Community College on Thursday night.