Sports: Colleges

Aug. 14, 2014 @ 01:40 PM

Brown injury spurs Duke defensive changes

Blue Devils make adjustments after losing all-ACC LB to knee injury; Plus other tidbits from Duke offensive coordinator Scottie Montgomery, defensive coordinator Jim Knowles


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 11:45 PM

Fired NCCU coach still in it to win it

An attorney for fired N.C. Central football coach Henry Frazier III said the university probably hasn't heard the last from his client. 


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 05:08 PM

ACC Coastal Division 2014 Football Preview

The Associated Press takes a look at the 2014 ACC Coastal Division football race. Today: Duke, North Carolina, Pittsburgh, Georgia Tech, Virginia, Virginia Tech ... Includes team-by-team and ACC composite schedules for 2014 ...


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 11:44 PM

UNC basketball heads to Bahamas Friday, Saturday

The North Carolina basketball team began practicing Monday to prepare for a pair of exhibition games in the Bahamas at 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday to get a jump on the season.


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 11:42 PM

New faces up front no strangers to Duke defense

Duke's lone returning starter on the defensive front four is defensive tackle Jamal Bruce. In Monday’s scrimmage, he was joined on the first team defense by ends Jordan DeWalt-Ondijo and Dezmond Johnson and tackle Carlos Wray, all of whom have extensive playing experience for the Blue Devils.


Aug. 12, 2014 @ 06:46 PM

Duke, UNC to play in ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Dec. 3

ESPN has finalized the time and network designations for the 16th annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge early-season men’s basketball showdowns.


Aug. 13, 2014 @ 03:59 PM

Duke football loses all-ACC linebacker Kelby Brown for season

What had been feared initially became a harsh reality Tuesday morning when Kelby Brown told his Duke teammates he wouldn’t be playing with them this season. An all-ACC linebacker and one of Duke’s vocal leaders, Brown suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during a scrimmage Monday at Brooks Practice Facility.


Aug. 12, 2014 @ 11:52 AM

Blue Devils' Brown out for season

As feared, Duke will not have all-ACC linebacker Kelby Brown this season after he suffered a torn ligament in his left knee during Monday’s scrimmage.


Aug. 12, 2014 @ 07:26 AM

Duke scrimmage notes

In addition to linebacker Kelby Brown's knee injury, Cutcliffe not thrilled with Blue Devils effort or overall play of Duke offense


Aug. 11, 2014 @ 05:14 PM

UNC running backs shouldering load

Out of bounds is out of bounds for the guys toting the ball for the Tar Heels.


Aug. 12, 2014 @ 12:14 AM

Duke seeks new right tackle

After four years of Perry Simmons, the Blue Devils are using camp to find starter at the right end of their offensive line.


Aug. 10, 2014 @ 04:34 PM

Cutcliffe wants Blue Devils getting after it in scrimmage

Duke tight end Braxton Deaver is back with the Blue Devils.


Aug. 09, 2014 @ 03:44 PM

NCCU dodges showers, gets in first preseason scrimmage

As nasty as it was outdoors early Saturday morning, N.C. Central football coach Jerry Mack still had the Eagles out there practicing on campus at O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium.


Aug. 09, 2014 @ 02:35 PM

Groundbreaking season pays off for NCCU's Moton

N.C. Central basketball coach LeVelle Moton has signed a four-your contract extension with his alma mater.


Aug. 08, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

ACC, Maryland settle legal dispute for $31.4M

The Atlantic Coast Conference and the University of Maryland have settled their legal dispute over the Terrapins’ exit from the league. Under terms announced Friday, the ACC will keep the roughly $31.4 million it had previously withheld from Maryland and the school will not owe the conference any more money.