Sports: College

Sep. 21, 2014 @ 12:45 AM

Southern Miss beats Appalachian State 21-20

With 6 seconds left in the game and an end zone crowd chanting 'Block that kick,' Southern Miss defensive end Dasman McCullum did just that.McCullum swatted away the potential game-tying, extra-point attempt by Appalachian State placekicker Zach Matics as the Golden Eagles held on for a 21-20 victory Saturday night before 21,836 at Roberts Stadium.


Sep. 21, 2014 @ 01:15 AM

NC State shuts out Presbyterian 42-0

North Carolina State streaked right through the nonconference portion of its schedule.


Sep. 21, 2014 @ 12:31 AM

Duke rolls over Tulane 47-13

Duke is unbeaten through four games after a 47-13 whipping of Tulane Saturday afternoon and the ACC schedule looms. First up is a trip to Miami.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 10:28 PM

East Carolina hangs 70 on Tar Heels, wins 4th straight vs ACC

Shane Carden and East Carolina's offense found a way to top last year's blowout win against an instate rival from one of the power conferences.


Sep. 19, 2014 @ 05:24 PM

Krzyzewski: Coaching US is no unfair edge at Duke

Mike Krzyzewski says his side job as coach of U.S. national team does not give him an unfair advantage at Duke.


Sep. 17, 2014 @ 10:37 PM

East Carolina aims to extend ACC winning streak vs. UNC

East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden knows the best way for the Pirates to earn national attention — beat the big names that annually appear on their nonconference schedule.


Sep. 17, 2014 @ 10:27 PM

FSU benches Winston for 1st half of Clemson game

Jameis Winston will be a spectator in the first half of Florida State's showdown against Clemson Saturday after making "offensive and vulgar" comments about women — the latest embarrassment in a growing list of poor decisions off the field.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 10:35 AM

Tar Heels hope to improve tackling against East Carolina

It's hard for North Carolina coach Larry Fedora to know exactly what kind of defense he has.


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 10:29 AM

Torbush, O'Cain join forces at East Tennessee State

Long-time friends and former Atlantic Coast Conference rivals Carl Torbush and Mike O'Cain say they savor the opportunity to work together in relaunching a program on a smaller scale at East Tennessee State.


Sep. 13, 2014 @ 11:18 PM

Cherry scores 3 TDs, NC State beats USF 49-17

North Carolina State took control early en route to an impressive road win.