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Jan. 31, 2015 @ 11:26 PM

UNBEATEN NO MORE: Down 9, Duke rallies with 3s, beats No. 2 Cavs

Playing against the nation’s toughest defense, facing a second-half deficit on the road and struggling to score from the perimeter, No. 4 Duke found its touch when it counted.

The Blue Devils made five 3-pointers over the final five minutes, erasing a nine-point Virginia lead and beating the previously unbeaten No.2-ranked Cavaliers 69-63 at the John Paul Jones Arena Saturday night.

Jan. 31, 2015 @ 09:50 PM

STACKED DECK: Cards storm back, rush past UNC in OT

Louisville roared back from an 18-point deficit for force overtime at the Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky ... The Cardinals pulled away from UNC in the extra period, dealing the Tar Heels a 78-68 loss.


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 09:33 PM

N.C. Central loses heartbreaker on road

Visiting N.C. Central led by as many as 14 points in the second half Saturday night, but East Tennessee State rallied for a 61-59 win as NCCU died from the 3-point line late.


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 06:36 PM

Orange High captures Big Eight wrestling crown

Northwood’s Queen brothers were kings for a day at the Big Eight 3-A Conference wrestling tournament at Chapel Hill on Saturday. But Orange, winner of the regular season team championship, crowned five individual champs to seize the team trophy.


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Jan. 31, 2015 @ 06:11 PM

GALLERY: A look back at Coach K's career

Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski reached a milestone 1000 career victories on Jan. 25, 2015. Here's a look back at his career from Army to Duke.

Jan. 27, 2015 @ 12:11 AM

GALLERY- Syracuse at North Carolina basketball.

Syracuse at North Carolina basketball. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Jan. 26, 2015 @ 09:32 PM

GALLERY- Syracuse at North Carolina basketball.

Syracuse at North Carolina basketball. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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Jan. 31, 2015 @ 11:18 PM

Blue Devils miss Sulaimon but press on

Junior guard's dismissal didn't keep Duke from posting upset, staying in ACC race

 


Duke 2015 football schedule released

Calhoun leaving Duke women's team


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Jan. 19, 2015 @ 11:19 PM

NCCU takes down Hampton on the road

NCCU overcomes a 12-point second-half deficit to defeat Hampton and remain the MEAC's lone undefeated team.


Defense keys NCCU win over IUPUI

EAGLES EXTRA: NCCU tuning up


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Jan. 31, 2015 @ 06:36 PM

Orange High captures Big Eight wrestling crown

Northwood’s Queen brothers were kings for a day at the Big Eight 3-A Conference wrestling tournament at Chapel Hill on Saturday. But Orange, winner of the regular season team championship, crowned five individual champs to seize the team trophy.


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 03:18 PM

Jordan survives Hillside upset bid, earns twinbill split

The Hornets’ nest was abuzz Friday as PAC-6 4-A leader Jordan (18-1, 6-0) narrowly defeated host Hillside 63-60 in conference play. ... In the girls’ game, Hillside (16-2) handily defeated conference rival Jordan (13-6, 3-3), 86-55, to improve to 6-0 in the PAC-6.


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 03:07 PM

Voyager Academy rides 13-game streak, overwhelms foes

While most of the attention is focused on Voyager’s Chris Sause and Jay Huff, the rest of the Vikings’ roster has developed nicely thanks to a liberal rotation used by Coach Mike Huff. And it helps that the substitutions don’t result in a falloff in talent or scoring for the Vikings. It was evident in Voyager’s 79-40 win over Raleigh Charter on Friday night.


Jan. 30, 2015 @ 09:57 PM

Voyager boys stay unbeaten in NCAC

Sauce, Huff score 18 each as Vikings cruise past Raleigh Charter


Jan. 30, 2015 @ 09:54 PM

Orange rallies from 13 points down to beat Southern

Chambers' 23 points lifts Panthers to comeback win


Jan. 29, 2015 @ 10:31 PM

Orange grapplers top Chapel Hill

Orange is rebuilding but had plenty of juice to squeeze Chapel Hill.


Jan. 29, 2015 @ 10:27 PM

Spartans, Cardinal Gibbons split

The Southern boys' basketball team made it two wins in a row But the Lady Spartans fell to Cardinal Gibbons.


Jan. 28, 2015 @ 05:40 PM

Coaches seek right combinations for relays

Area high school swim coaches use the PAC-6 championships to figure out relay combinations ahead of regionals. 


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 10:58 PM

Wildcats sweep PAC-6 championship

East Chapel Hill boys, girls race to league title


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 10:50 PM

Northern boys, Riverside girls post Pac-6 wins

Knights halt losing streak with 10-point win; Pirates dominate Northern in girls game


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Jan. 31, 2015 @ 11:18 PM

Blue Devils miss Sulaimon but press on

Junior guard's dismissal didn't keep Duke from posting upset, staying in ACC race

 


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 09:33 PM

N.C. Central loses heartbreaker on road

Visiting N.C. Central led by as many as 14 points in the second half Saturday night, but East Tennessee State rallied for a 61-59 win as NCCU died from the 3-point line late.


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 11:26 PM

UNBEATEN NO MORE: Down 9, Duke rallies with 3s, beats No. 2 Cavs

Playing against the nation’s toughest defense, facing a second-half deficit on the road and struggling to score from the perimeter, No. 4 Duke found its touch when it counted.

The Blue Devils made five 3-pointers over the final five minutes, erasing a nine-point Virginia lead and beating the previously unbeaten No.2-ranked Cavaliers 69-63 at the John Paul Jones Arena Saturday night.


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 09:50 PM

STACKED DECK: Cards storm back, rush past UNC in OT

Louisville roared back from an 18-point deficit for force overtime at the Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky ... The Cardinals pulled away from UNC in the extra period, dealing the Tar Heels a 78-68 loss.


Jan. 31, 2015 @ 06:20 PM

Milestone wins on the way to 1,000

From win No. 1 on Nov. 28. 1975, to his NCAA championships at Duke to surpassing Dean Smith and Bob Knight on the all-time wins list...


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Jan. 30, 2015 @ 10:04 PM

Shattenkirk's shootout goal lifts Blues past Hurricanes 3-2

Canes comeback from two-goal deficit, push


Jan. 28, 2015 @ 06:56 AM

Staal, Faulk lead Hurricanes to 4-2 win over Lightning

Carolina returns from All-Star break with win


Jan. 21, 2015 @ 08:23 PM

Sandberg named Bulls manager

Jared Sandberg, familiar with the Tampa Bay Rays organization as a whole and the Durham franchise in particular, was named the Bulls new manager on Wednesday.


Jan. 15, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Fanfare: Rivers traded to Clippers

Austin Rivers has joined the Los Angeles Clippers to play for Doc Rivers in the first father-son, player-coach combination in NBA history.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 10:03 PM

Hurricanes score 4 in 2nd, send Sabres to 6th straight loss

Jeff Skinner scored one of Carolina’s four goals in the second period, and the Hurricanes beat Buffalo 5-2 on Thursday night, sending the Sabres to their sixth straight loss.


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Jan. 06, 2015 @ 01:12 PM

Duke's Boutier moves to No. 1 in worldwide women's golf amateur rankings

Junior Celine Boutier of the Duke women’s golf program has moved to the No. 1 slot in the latest women’s world amateur golf ranking system that lists the top female amateur golfers in the world.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 06:45 PM

Fedora to Tar Heels: Don't let 2014 season slide away

North Carolina’s Ryan Switzer isn’t worried about the Tar Heel football bandwagon getting lighter now that basketball season has begun. The UNC (4-5, 2-3 ACC) football team has work to do, Switzer says, beginning with today’s homecoming game (12:30 p.m., WRAL) against ACC and Coastal Division rival Pittsburgh (4-5, 2-3 ACC).


Oct. 09, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

Two-man duel headlines SAS Championship this weekend

Bernhard Langer is the prohibitive favorite to win the Charles Schwab Cup. Colin Montgomerie says he’s figured out a way to catch him. Both players are in the field for this week’s SAS Championship and Montgomerie figures he needs to win two of the final four Champions Tour events to make up the 633-point deficit. The tournament is being played Friday-Sunday at Prestonwood Country Club in Cary.


Sep. 11, 2014 @ 04:04 PM

Haas goes wire-to-wire, wins Carolinas PGA event at Duke

Wake Forest University men’s golf coach Jerry Haas on Thursday won the 2014 Carolinas PGA Professional Championship at Duke University Golf Club.


Aug. 17, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

Villegas claims 1-stroke win at Wyndham

Colombian gains win in final regular-season event of FedEx Cup race