Sports: Colleges

Feb. 17, 2015 @ 06:49 PM

Tar Heels have hands full with Okafor

UNC's big men prepped for battle with Okafor


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 06:42 PM

Duke focused on slowing Tar Heels

Duke knows that to be successful against UNC tonight, it'll have to clamp down on defense and slow the Tar Heels


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 05:53 PM

76ers coach says Drew II on right track

Former UNC point guard Larry Drew II could be back in an NBA jersey before long. 


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 05:14 PM

Former Tar Heel Zeller still ‘Mr. Reliable'

The Herald-Sun caught up with former UNC basketball player Tyler Zeller, now playing with the Celtics. 


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Charlie Scott to be inducted into National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame

Charlie Scott, UNC's first African American scholarship athlete, will join the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame in November 2015. 


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:53 PM

NCCU to retire jersey of alum, Celtics legend Sam Jones

NCCU will retire the jersey of Sam Jones, alum and Celtics legend, in a ceremony during the men's and women's basketball double header against N.C. A&T March 5. 


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:38 AM

Loyd leads No. 4 Notre Dame to 63-50 win over No. 10 Duke

Jewell Loyd scored 21 points to lead No. 4 Notre Dame to a 63-50 win over No. 10 Duke on Monday night.


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:12 AM

NCCU tops FAMU for 30TH straight MEAC win

Eagles Reach 20-Win Benchmark for Third Straight Season


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:11 AM

NCCU women lose second-half lead to Florida A&M

The Lady Eagles gave up an eight-point second-half advantage and allowed Florida A&M to rally for a 65-58 win.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 06:58 PM

Injuries force Williams to adjust practice tactics

One of North Carolina coach Roy Williams’ go-to moves when his ball club is struggling is making practices so rough that courtside garbage cans aren’t bad ideas on account of the gut wrenching.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 07:01 PM

Duke’s practice load lessened for stretch run

The most important part of the season is drawing near and Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski has taken steps aimed at ensuring his depleted roster of players are mentally and physically ready.


Feb. 15, 2015 @ 09:05 PM

Snow, no!

Say it ain't snow.


Feb. 15, 2015 @ 07:46 PM

From UNC to Hall of Fame under Smith

Four of Smith's former players have been enshrined in the Naismith Hall of Fame for their playing exploits


Feb. 15, 2015 @ 07:43 PM

Smith embraced change, UNC women’s basketball coach Hatchell says

Moving is the enemy of defense. Basketball is about making the other team uncomfortable. Those were among the basketball philosophies of the late North Carolina coach Dean Smith.


Feb. 15, 2015 @ 07:40 PM

Smith’s greatness spans across the generations

Even those too young to see him coach know of his impact