Sports: College

Sep. 13, 2014 @ 08:15 PM

WIlson, Blue Devils pummel Kansas, 41-3

Three games into his career, Shaun Wilson is a Duke record holder. The West Mecklenburg High product ran 12 times for 245 yards and touchdowns of 69, 68 and 45 yards in Duke’s 41-3 rout of Kansas Saturday afternoon in Wallace Wade Stadium.

Sep. 14, 2014 @ 10:28 PM

Pirates upend Hokies in Blacksburg

East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden threw three touchdown passes and scored a rushing touchdown with 16 seconds left to lead the Pirates to a 28-21 upset of No. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 01:39 AM

Hill leads No. 25 BYU past Houston 33-25

Taysom Hill threw for 200 yards and a touchdown while running for 160 yards and another score, and No. 25 BYU beat Houston 33-25 on Thursday night.

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 09:44 PM

Vanguards' new coach aims to strengthen program

Vance-Granville’s new head volleyball coach likes the improvement his team has shown two matches into the season, but Christopher Young knows the program has a long way to go.

Sep. 10, 2014 @ 06:10 PM

ACC teams seeking new ways to lure bigger crowds

North Carolina wide receiver Ryan Switzer got tired of playing in front of empty seats, so he wrote a letter to fans. Syracuse coach Scott Shafer offered to buy every fan that bought a ticket a second one when the Orange opened the season against Villanova.

Sep. 08, 2014 @ 10:31 PM

NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban

Penn State football got out from under the most severe on-field sanctions imposed on it two years ago over the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal, learning Monday that the NCAA will allow it to compete in this year's postseason and that all scholarships will return in 2015.

Sep. 07, 2014 @ 01:05 AM

Gamecocks pull away from East Carolina

Steve Spurrier was much happier about South Carolina's improved performance than about his lastest career milestone.

Sep. 07, 2014 @ 02:31 PM

Late interception seals Tar Heels' win

Tim Scott knew the rule. Look into the backfield, better get the football. The Fredricksburg, Virginia, senior did just that.

Sep. 07, 2014 @ 12:52 AM

NC State tops Old Dominion 46-34 behind Thornton

North Carolina State is getting the hang of finishing with a flourish.

Sep. 07, 2014 @ 12:47 AM

Blue Devils rally at Troy

The Duke Blue Devils didn't get going until they found themselves in a surprising hole.