Sports: Colleges

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 10:03 PM

Moton connects with bullying victim

N.C. Central basketball coach LeVelle Moton has been vocal in his anti-bullying campaigns. Last year, through his foundation, Velle Cares, he spoke at area schools to bring awareness all forms of bullying and the impact that it can have on teenagers.

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 09:45 PM

Duke’s Maguire earns medalist honors

Coming off being named National Player of the Year as a freshman at Duke, Leona Maguire kicked off her summer action with an 11-under-par through 36 holes of stroke play at the Ladies’ British Open Amateur Championship on her way to earning medalist honors at the Portstewart Golf Club in Northern Ireland.

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Former Duke swim captain Goldman dies at 50

Former Blue Devil captain Brian Goldman passed Wednesday in Raleigh following a battle with colon cancer. He was 50 years old.

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

Seven more Duke, UNC players drafted

Seven players from Duke and North Carolina were selected over the final 30 rounds of the MLB First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday.

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 07:12 AM

Shorter shot clock shouldn't bother UNC

Tar Heels already push the ball up court in Roy Williams' coaching style

Jun. 09, 2015 @ 07:33 PM

Texas Rangers draft Duke's Matuella

UNC sees four players, two recruits taken in first 10 rounds

Jun. 08, 2015 @ 05:03 PM

Injury prevents Irving, Barnes clash

Former Duke, UNC stars are friends and share same agent. But they won't face off anymore in this year's NBA Finals

Jun. 08, 2015 @ 12:43 AM

NCCU's Moton interviews at Iowa State

N.C. Central men’s basketball coach LeVelle Moton has interviewed for the Iowa State head coaching job, a source close to the situation confirmed to the Herald-Sun Sunday night.


Jun. 07, 2015 @ 09:49 PM

UNC wary of losing signees to MLB draft

Before last year’s Major League Baseball draft, North Carolina coach Mike Fox had one of the best recruiting classes in the nation. 

But the draft plundered Fox’s jewels, robbing him of six highly rated recruits in the first two rounds.

Jun. 07, 2015 @ 04:30 PM

Despite injuries, Duke's Matuella still a top prospect

May and June haven’t gone as Michael Matuella had planned.


Jun. 04, 2015 @ 08:50 PM

Eight former Blue Devils to open 2015 WNBA season

Plus a little bit of this and a little bit of that in this installment of "Fanfare"

Jun. 04, 2015 @ 08:27 PM

NFL probes alleged abuse by ex-Duke WR Crowder

Former Duke wide receiver Jamison Crowder, taken by the Washington Redskins in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL draft, is allegedly involved in a domestic dispute as first reported by Alex Marvez of FOX Sports. Crowder's agent told ESPN that his client didn't hit a woman, but his Instagram and Twitter accounts were hacked.

Jun. 04, 2015 @ 09:34 PM

UNC releases NCAA charges: Lack of institutional control, impermissible benefits cited

The NCAA has charged the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with five violations connected to the school’s long-running academics fraud scandal, including a lack of institutional control for poor oversight of an academic department popular with athletes. The school released a notice of allegations received from the NCAA, which uses the document to specify violations uncovered during an investigation.

Jun. 04, 2015 @ 10:42 AM

Overcomer Woodson-Smith pushing for those needing nudge

This summer, from June 27 to July 3, Andrea Woodson-Smith will be a U.S. sports envoy in Papua New Guinea with Ruthie Bolton, a two-time Olympic gold medalist in basketball. They'll advocate on behalf of getting women and girls — both with and without disabilities — involved in sports.

Jun. 03, 2015 @ 10:04 PM

Moton added to U-19 coaching staff

N.C. Central men’s basketball head coach LeVelle Moton was selected as a court coach for the 2015 USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Championship Team training camp, USA Basketball announced Wednesday.