Sports: College

Nov. 03, 2014 @ 03:02 PM

Which teams will be able to survive a loss?

Breaking down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football's 10th weekend.

Nov. 04, 2014 @ 06:49 PM

Paige, Okafor earn spots on AP preseason team

Jahlil Okafor has yet to play a game for Duke. The hype surrounding his arrival is all pegged to potential and what he accomplished against high school players.

Nov. 03, 2014 @ 03:11 PM

No. 21 East Carolina upset 20-10 at Temple

Temple had the perfect mix for its first victory over a ranked opponent in 16 years: aggressive defense, team discipline and a lot of rain.

Nov. 01, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

Hurricanes cruise past Heels, 47-20

Duke Johnson went over the 3,000-yard mark for his career and scored three times despite getting most of the second half off, Brad Kaaya threw three touchdown passes and Miami rolled past North Carolina 47-20 on Saturday.

Nov. 02, 2014 @ 12:01 AM

NC State earns 24-17 win at Syracuse

Pharoah turned out to be king for North Carolina State as the Wolfpack defeated Syracuse 24-17 on Saturday for its first Atlantic Coast Conference win in nearly two years and first road win since 2010.

Nov. 02, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

No. 24 Duke escapes Pitt in 2 OTs

Duke is getting used to thriving under pressure.


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 01:14 AM

Vanguards driven to succeed on hardwood in 2014-15

The focus and attitude has changed for Vance-Granville Community College basketball coach Michael Woody and his team as they enter year two with Woody being at the helm.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

ACC looks to end Final Four drought

For years, the Atlantic Coast Conference built its basketball reputation on nearly annual appearances in the Final Four.

Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

First college football playoff rankings released

The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken — and it likes the SEC.

Oct. 28, 2014 @ 11:22 PM

No. 24 Duke not losing focus

After quarterback Anthony Boone found out No. 24 Duke was back in the national rankings, he called a players-only meeting.