Sports: College

Mar. 04, 2015 @ 05:14 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.


Feb. 10, 2015 @ 04:48 PM

Vanguards split pair of games

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team went 1-1 during a recent stretch of games.


Feb. 06, 2015 @ 03:28 PM

Vanguards drop home contest

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team fell 74-65 on Wednesday night to Patrick Henry Community College.


Feb. 03, 2015 @ 04:07 PM

Vanguards pick up second straight win

The Vance-Granville Community College Vanguards men’s basketball team earned its second consecutive win as they defeated Tidewater Community College 74-72 on Saturday, Jan. 31.