Sports: Colleges

Jun. 19, 2015 @ 06:05 PM

Duke announces challenging basketball schedule

Duke’s reigning national championship men’s basketball team will face 14 games against teams that played in last spring’s NCAA Tournament this season.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 01:44 PM

UNC and Roy Williams agree in principle on contract extension

Both the women's tennis coach and women's lacrosse coach at UNC got new deals, too. 

Jun. 19, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

RELEASE: UNC extends Roy Williams' contract through 2020

The University of North Carolina and head men’s basketball coach Roy Williams have agreed in principle to extend his contract through the 2019-20 season and increase the compensation package for the Hall of Famer and two-time national championship-winning coach.

Jun. 18, 2015 @ 07:09 PM

Former UNC star Sampson absolves Hatchell in paper scheme

Part of 1994 NCAA championship team, Sampson said Hatchell wasn't invovled in academic fraud that has UNC charged with lack of institutional control

Jun. 17, 2015 @ 10:56 PM

Former UNC wrestling coach "blown away" by his firing

C.D. Mock is trying to make sense of getting fired as UNC's wrestling coach when the team was improving under his leadership.

Jun. 17, 2015 @ 07:32 PM

Spicer emerges in Greenville

Plus news related to former student-athletes who played around here is in this "Fanfare" installment.

Jun. 16, 2015 @ 09:15 PM

UNC women's basketball may lose Gray

UNC coach Sylvia Hatchell could lose the third player from the No. 1 recruiting class in 2013.

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

NCCU's Kimber inks MLB contract

By 8 p.m. Monday night, former N.C. Central baseball player Eric Kimber made history. 

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 08:45 PM

Duke, Charlotte schedule future football games

Blue Devils, 49ers will play home and home season

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 08:15 PM

Maryland transfer picks Duke

Lexie Brown, the starting point guard on Maryland’s two Final Four teams over the past two seasons, filed paperwork to transfer to Duke.

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 03:26 PM

Duke lands Maryland transfer

Star point guard Lexie Brown joins Blue Devils

Jun. 14, 2015 @ 10:07 PM

Tar Heels dominate field hockey selections

UNC had nine players selected for the U.S. women’s national lacrosse team and Duke had two picked for the 36-player roster that was released on Sunday.

Jun. 14, 2015 @ 10:04 PM

Goestenkors inducted into Hall

Former Duke women’s basketball coach Gail Goestenkors was inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday at the Tennessee Theatre in Knoxville, Tenn.

Jun. 12, 2015 @ 08:55 PM

Duke's Boutier reaches semis in Ladies’ British Open Amateur

Duke's Leona Maguire lost a tough one.

Jun. 12, 2015 @ 08:09 PM

UNC parts ways with wrestling coach

Before C.D. Mock was let go as North Carolina's wrestling coach, he gained attention for vocally defending his son after he was accused of rape at Tennessee-Chattanooga