A monster game from N.C. Central’s Racquel “Rocky” Davis couldn’t get her team past Winthrop. The visitors from Rock Hill, South Carolina beat NCCU 71-63 at McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium on Tuesday.
The eighth-ranked Duke Blue Devils handily beat the visiting Buffalo Bulls 88-54 at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Tuesday night, but they needed some time to do it.
Underdog N.C. Central kept undefeated Cincinnati honest Tuesday night, trailing by six points at the half and keeping the margin right there through most of the final 10 minutes of regulation before the Bearcats held off the Eagles 59-50.
Duke’s football players are angry, annoyed by losses to Virginia Tech and North Carolina last week that knocked the Blue Devils out of the Top 25 and ruined their ACC championship hopes. The task at hand is to get the Blue Devils to focus on their final regular-season game, against Wake Forest Saturday (7 p.m., ESPNU), and focus that energy toward ending the two-game losing streak.
The No. 5 Tar Heels (3-0) lost to Butler two years again in Maui and the teams face off in another exotic locale at noon Wednesday (Nov. 26) (ESPN2) in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament at the Atlantis Paradise Island resort in Nassau, Bahamas.
Wingate University forward Morgan McGee was a dominating player in the PAC-6 when she played for Hillside High School.
UNC beat rival Duke last week, and here comes another big one for the Tar Heels — N.C. State.
Melvin Scott had been both teaching and coaching basketball at Voyager Academy.
Tar Heels apologize, will pay for repairs, after spray painting Duke facilities
The Blue Devils have one more regular-season game to play before their bowl assignment
Senior forward Tyler Engel netted his his second goal of the game with less than two minutes left in regulation to give No. 16-ranked North Carolina a 2-1 victory over the No. 8 Charlotte 49ers Sunday in the second round of the NCAA men’s soccer tournament at Transamerica Field.
Trevor Lacey scored 21 points to help N.C. State hold off South Florida 68-65 on Sunday. Cat Barber added 10 points for the Wolfpack, who blew most of an 11-point lead in the final 3 minutes but did just enough to earn the program's first 4-0 start under coach Mark Gottfried.
Isaiah Zierden scored 20 points, including 8 of 9 from the line, to lead Creighton over visiting N.C. Central 65-45 on Sunday.
No. 18 South Carolina played more like sixth-ranked North Carolina on Sunday according to UNC coach Anson Dorrance and that helped the Gamecocks take a 1-0 win in the third round of the NCAA Tournament at Fetzer Field.