Sports: College

Jul. 21, 2014 @ 10:40 PM

Former Duke coach quits WNBA job, enters hoops hall

This was a roller-coaster weekend for Gail Goestenkors. On the day she resigned as an assistant coach of the Los Angeles Sparks, it was announced she would enter the women's basketball Hall of Fame in 2015.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 10:08 PM

Seminoles picked to repeat in evolving ACC

Reigning national champion Florida State is the undisputed favorite to win the ACC football championship


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

ACC's Swofford believes Power 5 autonomy coming

ACC schools, its commissioner believes, will soon have a degree of autonomy with four other leagues while remaining under the NCAA umbrella. John Swofford offered his prediction in convincing tone and talking points Sunday during his forum kicking off the league’s annual gathering of football coaches, players and media.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 10:54 PM

Pinson could bolster Tar Heels' perimeter defense

Theo Pinson knows how to guarantee himself a significant role as a freshman at North Carolina — play defense.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 10:42 PM

Brown closing door for now on playing in NFL again

Jason Brown would like to say he is officially retired, but he had a hard time getting those words out.


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 03:10 AM

Wake's Reynolds looking for big senior year

Ever since he showed up at Wake Forest, seemingly everyone has been waiting for Orville Reynolds to reach his potential.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 09:29 PM

UNC's Cunningham: school working to 'move forward'

Things just have not gotten easier for North Carolina and athletic director Bubba Cunningham.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 08:02 PM

College Football Playoff's trophy is golden

A rising gold football-shaped trophy will be the prize for the national champion in the new College Football Playoff.


Jul. 11, 2014 @ 11:01 PM

NC State's Yow undeterred by frustrating season

North Carolina State athletic director Debbie Yow knew it would not be easy to build the Wolfpack into one of the nation's best overall sports programs. She was neither surprised nor deterred then when the Wolfpack's steady climb hit a bump during the 2013-14 season.


Jul. 09, 2014 @ 07:03 PM

NCAA President calls for 'scholarships for life'

NCAA President Mark Emmert told a Senate committee Wednesday he supports "scholarships for life" and other reforms in how athletes are treated, then did such a good job of casting himself as a powerless figurehead that one senator told him: "I can't tell whether you're in charge or whether you're a minion."