Sports: Colleges

Jan. 14, 2015 @ 12:05 AM

Meeks, Anya both trimmer, playing big

N.C. State big man BeeJay Anya is a big guy with burst, North Carolina coach Roy Williams said.


Jan. 14, 2015 @ 12:01 AM

UNC wrestling coach C.D. Mock battles on behalf of accused son

In the aftermath of a sexual assault accusation against his son Corey, North Carolina head wrestling coach C.D. Mock created a website to discredit the accuser and speak out against the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s actions.


Jan. 13, 2015 @ 11:35 PM

UNC's Paige aims to keep shooting

North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige hit an overtime shot to beat N.C. State at PNC Area last season.

UNC visits N.C. State today at 7 p.m.


Jan. 14, 2015 @ 12:40 AM

Miami routs Duke, ends Cameron streak

Hurricanes shoot 67 percent in second half to hand Duke a rare second consecutive regular-season loss


Jan. 13, 2015 @ 11:25 PM

Durham ripe with ACC football talent

John McCann connects the dots on local talent in the ACC. 


Jan. 13, 2015 @ 12:38 AM

Hilliard adjusts, leads N.C. Central to win

Transfer point guard Nimrod Hilliard is adjusting to coach LeVelle Moton's offense and scored 17 points in the Eagles' win over Savannah State Monday night. 


Jan. 12, 2015 @ 09:47 PM

N.C. State gives Duke freshmen orientation

Coach Mike Krzyzewski's freshmen are rebounding from their first loss in Duke blue.


Jan. 12, 2015 @ 09:29 PM

Savannah State claws into NCCU women

The N.C. Central women's basketball team struggled defensively against Savannah State.


Jan. 12, 2015 @ 06:54 PM

UNC's Britt says Paige has help

The knock on the Tar Heels is that preseason All-American point guard Marcus Paige is their only scoring threat. UNC backup point guard Nate Britt said Coach Roy Williams has options.


Jan. 12, 2015 @ 09:44 PM

SEEING RED

No. 15 UNC has next vs. N.C. State, which thumped top-5 Duke.


Jan. 11, 2015 @ 08:12 PM

Florida State upsets No. 13 Duke 74-58 with big closing run

Duke commits 25 turnovers, gets outrebounded, in ACC road loss


Jan. 11, 2015 @ 07:45 PM

No. 8 North Carolina tops Georgia Tech 96-81

Heels bounce back from loss at Pittsburgh to handle Georgia Tech


Jan. 11, 2015 @ 05:52 PM

Red-hot Wolfpack hand No. 2 Duke first loss

N.C. State shoots its way to resounding upset for Blue Devils


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 08:47 PM

NCCU women snap 9-game skid in OT

It was like getting a shot, N.C. Central women’s basketball coach Vanessa Taylor said. After a nine-game losing streak, her team’s 56-54 overtime win against South Carolina State (8-6, 1-2 MEAC) Saturday gave the Eagles a much-needed boost heading into the rest of MEAC play.


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 08:22 PM

Heels' reserve Desmond Hubert makes his minute count

Roy Williams’ trust in little-used reserve forward Desmond Hubert was a solid investment toward UNC’s 72-71 win against the Cardinals in the Dean E. Smith Center.