Sports: College

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 03:18 PM

Parity atop women's college hoops elite

South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is sure of two things this season — there's more parity than ever at the top of women's basketball and her Gamecocks likely won't remain No. 1 for long.

Dec. 12, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Navy set to face Army on gridiron

Navy's unprecedented 12-game winning streak against Army has increased the pressure on both teams Saturday.

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Alabama's Cooper proves to be one of Tide's most dangerous weapons

Alabama receiver Amari Cooper blew past the defensive back on a deep post, and his offensive coordinator didn't even wait until the ball was in the air to celebrate.

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:15 PM

Nothing for Granted

The Vance-Granville Community College men's basketball team fell 94-78 to Wake Technical Community College on Monday night.

Dec. 05, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

East Carolina drops 32-30 heartbreaker to UCF on senior night

Breshad Perriman hauled in a 51-yard touchdown pass on a Hail Mary from Justin Holman on the final play of the game, lifting Central Florida over East Carolina 32-30 on Thursday night to claim a share of the American Athletic Conference title.

Dec. 05, 2014 @ 04:01 PM

Vanguards split pair of games over the week

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team split their two games this week and are now 2-8 overall on the season.

Dec. 03, 2014 @ 04:57 PM

TCU moves ahead in football playoff rankings

The top four in the College Football Playoff rankings going into the final weekend of the regular season is as follows: Alabama, Oregon, TCU and Florida State.

Dec. 03, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

Conner selected as ACC Player of the Year

Pittsburgh running back James Conner is the Atlantic Coast Conference's player of the year.

Dec. 03, 2014 @ 12:53 PM

Purdue edges NC State 66-61

Purdue appears to have assembled a triple-threat front-court attack that is poised to wipe away the bad memories of back-to-back losing seasons, adding a pair of freshmen — 7-footer Isaac Haas and 6-foot-7 power forward Vince Edwards — to returning big man A.J. Hammons.

Dec. 02, 2014 @ 08:29 PM

Ole Miss, Freeze work out new contract

Hugh Freeze said his program's breakthrough season is proof that Mississippi can be competitive in the Southeastern Conference and a program to be reckoned with on a national level.