Sports

Oct. 29, 2014 @ 09:36 AM

Jordan has Hornets on right track

Michael Jordan is learning how to win without scoring a basket.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 10:56 PM

Vikings boys' soccer ready for postseason

After going 5-14-3 one season ago, Northern Vance boys’ soccer coach Razvan Tegan expected a turnout in 2014.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 10:57 PM

Panthers' RB Williams set for return from injury

Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he expects running back DeAngelo Williams to play Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints with first place in the NFC South on the line.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 11:44 PM

Duke's freshman class looks to play vital roles early

A year after a freshman carried Duke, the Blue Devils are doubling down — and then some — on first-year players.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 11:38 PM

Tar Heels expecting big things in 2014-15

North Carolina has spent the past two seasons trying to overcome personnel losses that forced coach Roy Williams to keep reshaping the way his team played.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 11:32 PM

Giants, Royals gear up for wild World Series ending

Buster Posey was annoyed. Playfully so. The Giants catcher wanted Madison Bumgarner to do more than barely break a smile after a brilliant pitching performance put San Francisco one win from another World Series title.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 11:28 PM

Cardinals shocked by Taveras' passing

Mike Matheny needed some time to figure out what to say. Like the rest of the St. Louis Cardinals, the manager was leveled by the sudden death of Oscar Taveras.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 11:34 PM

Giants win 11-4, tie Series 2-all

The World Series was slipping away from the San Francisco Giants.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 08:56 AM

Wake Forest drops 23-17 contest to Boston College

Wake Forest did almost nothing in the first half — and just about everything in the second.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 09:01 AM

UNC wins 28-27 at Virginia with late TD

With its high-powered offense stymied throughout the second half and its much-maligned defense in trouble, North Carolina got rescued by a most unlikely trio of players Saturday in a stunning 28-27 victory against Virginia.