Sports: College

Oct. 10, 2014 @ 05:31 PM

Ex-Gators face off in BC's visit to NC State

Leaving Florida has worked out pretty well for both Jacoby Brissett and Tyler Murphy.

The ex-Gators quarterbacks have led their new schools to big things and now they’re preparing to face off for the first time Saturday when North Carolina State (4-2, 0-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) plays host to Boston College (3-2, 0-1).


Oct. 10, 2014 @ 05:26 PM

Florida State defends how it handled Winston case

Florida State University released a document Friday defending its handling of the sexual assault investigation of quarterback Jameis Winston and detailing its own timeline of events.


Oct. 08, 2014 @ 05:22 PM

UNC, Williams looking for consistency

North Carolina is looking for a little stability.

After a year marked by extreme swings on the court — and by outside-the-lines issues involving past players — the Tar Heels want to get back to being their customarily consistent selves.


Oct. 06, 2014 @ 10:00 PM

UNC still trying to find consistent offense

North Carolina's offense wasn't supposed to be a question mark.


Oct. 05, 2014 @ 06:52 PM

No. 1 Florida St rolls to 43-3 win vs Wake Forest

The Florida State defense had not looked capable of keeping the top-ranked Seminoles in contention for a realistic shot at a national title through the first four games. Turnovers have been absent and FBS opponents had been racking up the points.


Oct. 05, 2014 @ 10:37 AM

Wolfpack shutout 41-0 by Clemson

North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren thinks his Wolfpack's loss to Florida State a week ago may have cost them against Clemson, too.


Oct. 04, 2014 @ 06:44 PM

These Hard Times

Attempting to avoid a three-game losing streak, North Carolina’s football team never found its stride early, falling 34-17 to Virginia Tech on Saturday.


Oct. 02, 2014 @ 07:58 PM

Virginia Tech-UNC highlights Week 6 in ACC season

GAME OF THE WEEK: Virginia Tech at North Carolina. Both teams were discussed as potential favorites in the muddled Coastal Division yet the loser will sit at 0-2 in the league after this one.


Oct. 01, 2014 @ 07:30 PM

Allen takes rushing lead for No. 22 Pirates

For now, at least, Breon Allen is the leader of No. 22 East Carolina’s rushing attack.

Allen is coming off a 200-yard game heading into Saturday’s game against SMU in their American Athletic Conference debut. That made him the first player in a backfield rotation to turn in a big performance for a team looking to replace a lot of lost production from a year ago.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 10:57 PM

Vanguards fall in 2014 home finale

Heading into Monday night’s volleyball match against Davidson County Community College, Vance-Granville Community College knew the task would be challenging.