Sports: College

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.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 10:45 PM

NC State coach apologizes for fake injury remarks

North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren said Tuesday he has apologized to Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher for his comments accusing the top-ranked Seminoles of faking injuries to slow down the Wolfpack's offense.


Sep. 29, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

UNC 'D' hopes to get right against Virginia Tech

Maybe this is the week North Carolina's beleaguered defense will finally catch a break.

Or maybe it's the week Virginia Tech — and its rather pedestrian offense — becomes the latest team to hang a big number on the Tar Heels.


Sep. 28, 2014 @ 12:22 AM

Clemson freshman QB Watson has 6 TDs in 50-35 win

Freshman Deshaun Watson threw for 435 yards and set a school record with six touchdown passes in his first ever start to lead Clemson to a 50-35 win over North Carolina on Saturday night.

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 12:36 AM

Kaaya throws 2 TDs, Miami tops Duke, 22-10

Duke Johnson rushed for 155 yards and a touchdown, Brad Kaaya threw for two more scores including a fourth-down connection during a rainstorm, and Miami defeated Duke 22-10 on Saturday night.

Sep. 27, 2014 @ 09:03 PM

Wolfpack flirts with upset of No. 1 Seminoles

N.C. State quarterback Jacoby Brissett had escapes throughout. All but once really. That opened the door for nationally top-ranked Florida State to make the main one it needed — getting its 20th consecutive win.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 02:58 PM

No. 1 Seminoles, Winston invade Carter-Finley

Florida State has had plenty of trouble at North Carolina State — especially when carrying a national ranking.