Sports: College

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.

Jan. 30, 2015 @ 04:31 PM

Bennett, No. 2 Cavaliers focused on another ACC title run

Tony Bennett guided Virginia to its first Atlantic Coast Conference championship in 38 years with a foundation in defense, smart play and hard work.

Jan. 28, 2015 @ 04:31 PM

Pair of ex-Vanderbilt football players convicted of raping woman

A jury convicted two ex-Vanderbilt football players on Tuesday of raping a former student, rejecting claims that they were too drunk to know what they were doing and that a college culture of binge drinking and promiscuous sex should be blamed for the attack.

Jan. 27, 2015 @ 04:49 PM

Vanguards put an end to skid

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team ended a four-game losing streak on Saturday when they earned an 86-77 win over Guilford Technical Community College.

Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Coach K aims for 1,000th career win on Sunday

Mike Krzyzewski is on the verge of yet another coaching milestone.