Third-ranked Clemson didn't show its high-scoring form for much of Thursday night's trip to N.C. State. While the Tigers were still good enough to stay unbeaten, it left them trying to figure out what was wrong afterward. ... Pack wonders "What if?"
Niklas Sade’s 48-yard field goal with 33 seconds left lifted N.C. State past Richmond 23-21 on Saturday night.
North Carolina and N.C. Central taste their first home cooking of the season today, while the Duke Blue Devils hit the road looking to end a skid that dates to the 1998 season.
Freshman Matt Dayes ran for 84 yards and three touchdowns to help N.C. State beat Louisiana Tech 40-14 on Saturday, but quarterback Brandon Mitchell suffered a broken bone in his left foot during the opening quarter.
Big Ten/ACC Challenge schedule features Michigan at Duke Dec. 3, UNC at Michigan State Dec. 4, Northwestern at N.C. State Dec. 4 ...
The intensity meter was pinging more than it has been all summer at the S.J.G. Greater NC Pro-Am. The games at the summer league haven’t been as desirable as they have been in past seasons because current players from Duke and North Carolina haven’t played. It’s playoff time, though, which tends to attract bigger names at the pro-am, and former UNC forward John Henson lent his on Tuesday.
Anthony "Cat" Barber is ready for a chance to lead N.C. State's overhauled roster this season.The McDonald's All-American is the top incoming recruit for a Wolfpack team with just three scholarship returnees who saw action last year. That means Barber and his fellow freshmen will see significant roles for a team that's in flux heading into coach Mark Gottfried's third season.
Former N.C. State guard Dereck Whittenburg is back on the Wolfpack’s coaching staff.
Junior tight end Eric Ebron was one of four Tar Heels who made the 2013 Preseason All-ACC Football Team. He was joined by three senior teammates — left tackle James Hurst, defensive end Kareem Martin and safety Trê Boston. ... Duke landed two players on the preseason all-ACC team in punter Will Monday and cornerback Ross Cockrell.
For the second time in two months Carlos Rodon was untouchable on the mound at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. This time he earned the win.
The lefthander pitched 6.2 shutout innings, allowing two hits and striking out 11 as Team USA defeated Cuba 5-3 to sweep the five-game exhibition series between the two countries’ national teams.
Duke takes a look at any possible potential issues with Haydn 'Fats' Thomas ... Swofford addresses 'all-in, half-in' issues with Fighting Irish ... Duke-UNC football game scheduling discussed ... Syracuse, Pitt debut, Maryland bows out.
NCCU football announces schedule change, moving game from Saturday Oct. 12 to Thursday Oct. 10 to accomodate national TV broadcast. Nov. 2 game will also be televised nationally.
In one of the more convoluted coaching-change stories of the year, Carrboro boys’ and girls’ soccer coach Mark Kadlecik has stepped aside and been replaced as Carrboro boys’ coach by East Chapel Hill girls’ coach and Carrboro boys’ assistant coach — to Kadlecik — Jared Drexler.
It appears the current sixth edition of the S.J.G. Greater NC Pro-Am, a summer basketball league at Durham School of the Arts featuring high school, college and professional players, won’t include Duke or UNC players.
Summer league basketball rosters in flux because of summer scheduling conflicts. College, pro and high school athletes alike involved with basketball matters outside the Bull City.