Sports: College

Nov. 14, 2014 @ 10:21 PM

College basketball standouts delay NBA for school, draft stock

It wasn't long after the NBA draft had finished in 2013 that the mock drafts came out for the following year, guesses made by anyone with a website and a stray thought about where the following year's talent would be headed.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Tar Heels want kickers to improve for bowl push

If North Carolina wants to make a late bowl push, the Tar Heels need their kicking game to improve.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 10:42 PM

Work in progress

Two junior college men’s basketball teams with opposite records squared off Wednesday night inside the Aycock Recreation Center gymnasium. 


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 11:34 PM

ACC Coastal race potentially could get messy before conclusion

It's called the transitive property of inequality, a fancy way of saying that if A is greater than B, and B is greater than C, then A must be greater than C.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 07:57 PM

Tar Heels' perimeter depth looks to be key this season

Roy Williams has a lot more flexibility heading into the season opener for No. 6 North Carolina.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 06:27 PM

No. 19 Duke maintains mentality on Virginia Tech

Here's the latest sign of just how much the ACC's Coastal Division has flipped: It might take a series of upsets to keep Duke from winning it again.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 10:29 PM

Georgia Tech dominates NC State 56-23

D.J. White and Quayshawn Nealy scored defensive touchdowns in the second quarter to help Georgia Tech beat North Carolina State 56-23 on Saturday.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 10:26 PM

No. 22 Duke rolls past Syracuse 27-10

Say this for Duke star Jamison Crowder. He listens well to his coaches.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 11:22 PM

Tar Heels defense looking to progress quickly

North Carolina's defense is still trying to solve the same defensive problems, from poor tackling to missed assignments that lead to big plays.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 10:58 PM

Oregon jumps into top 4 in 2nd playoff ranking

Mississippi State, Florida State and Auburn held the top three spots in the second College Football Playoff rankings, with Oregon joining them in the top four Tuesday night.