Sports: Colleges

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 12:50 PM

Tar Heels fall in Bahamas exhibition basketball game

Ernest Saunders dropped in a three-pointer from the right wing with 18.1 seconds to play to cap a 14-5 run and give the Providence (Bahamas) Storm an 84-83 men's basketball exhibition game victory over the University of North Carolina Friday in Nassau. The Tar Heels play a second exhibition today at 5 p.m.

Click here for live statistics from Saturday's game, beginning at 5 p.m.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 08:12 PM

ACC Atlantic Division 2014 Football Preview

A look at N.C. State, Louisville, Syracuse, Notre Dame, Florida State, Wake Forest and Clemson. Also, a look at Notre Dame, which will play four ACC teams.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 05:22 PM

Confidence is common denominator of UNC CB duo

Brian Walker is talkative on the field, while Des Lawrence stays quiet. When it comes to tackling a big running back, Walker prefers to go for a knockout blow while Lawrence tries to take him down by the legs.


Aug. 14, 2014 @ 08:20 PM

Duke shuffles personnel to address injury to star LB

After losing all-ACC, redshirt senior linebacker Kelby Brown in Monday’s scrimmage, the Blue Devils enter today’s second preseason scrimmage having moved players to shore up the unit.


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.