Tar Heels run away from Duke in second half
Closer, yes, but no closure for those anticipating the end of the academics scandal that both has hurt credibility and continues to impact recruiting in athletics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. UNC officials have 90 days to let the NCAA know what they plan to do with a notice of allegations from the governing body that is poised to punish the school not only for roughly 18 years of irregular course offerings but also possible infractions of NCAA bylaws.
N.C. State coach Elliott Avent said the long rain delay didn't bother his guys.
Duke begins play today seeking to win the NCAA women’s golf championship for the second consecutive year.
By no means, though, was this a simple case of Duke coach Dan Brooks putting a veteran team on the course with last year’s experience to guide it.
The extra emotion of playing a fierce rival with a berth in the national championship game on the line can be a tough thing for college athletes to handle.
Sydney Holman wouldn’t have it any other way.
Plus, it looks like NCCU's volleyball coach is trying to build something really special over there. That and more in "Fanfare."
Miami goes against N.C.State on Friday.
Duke coach Kerstin Kimel has the Blue Devils in the hunt for a national title in lacrosse. She's fighting a more personal battle.
North Carolina gets a crack at Florida State today.
After dropping its last six ACC games, the Tar Heels just barely limped their way into the conference tournament with a No. 8 seed.
But Tuesday afternoon's elimination game, UNC (33-22) found what it had been missing with a 5-3 win against No. 9 seed Virginia Tech.
UNC's Holman: "It’s just been in my blood to hate Duke my whole life"
The N.C. General Assembly gathered in a rare joint session on Tuesday for something that’s become common — celebrating another NCAA men’s basketball championship for a Triangle school. This time it was the school that wears dark blue as lawmakers fêted Duke for the school’s fifth men’s basketball national title, won last month in Indianapolis.
From top seed Louisville to No. 10 Georgia Tech, what to watch for among the 10 teams in Durham this week