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Mar. 29, 2015 @ 12:21 AM

NEXT UP, ZAGS: Gonzaga poses tough test for Duke’s ‘D’

No. 4 Duke picked the best time of the season to play its best defense. ... With that said, the Blue Devils face a stern test in that department as they strive to play in the Final Four for the first time since 2010. ... Duke’s game with Gonzaga pits the top two seeds in the NCAA Tournament South Regional against one another at NRG Stadium Sunday, March 30 (5:05 p.m., WRAL). ... The Zags (35-2) are ranked No. 7 in the country and seeded No. 2 in the regional. Duke (32-4) is ranked No. 4 in the AP top 25 poll and are the South’s top seed.

Mar. 28, 2015 @ 08:57 PM

Duke women come up short in Elizabeth Williams' farewell game

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 18 of her 24 points in the second half, Laurin Mincy scored all 15 of her points in the first half, and top-seeded Maryland advanced to the Spokane Regional final with a 65-55 victory over No. 4 seed Duke on Saturday.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 07:18 PM

Riverside comes back, holds off Voyager Academy

Sophomore Kimball Toone scattered three hits and struck out five Voyager batters over four innings to lead Riverside to a 9-6 win at Duke University’s Jack Coombs Field on Saturday.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 01:29 AM

Duke rocks Utah to reach Elite Eight

Blue Devils hold Utes to 35 percent shooting, ride strong game from Winslow to win


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Mar. 28, 2015 @ 12:25 AM

GALLERY- Duke defeat Utah in Houston

Duke defeat Utah in Houston The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 11:38 PM

GALLERY: North Carolina v. Wisconsin 72-79

North Carolina falls to Wisconsin in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 game at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Herald-Sun | Christine T. Nguyen

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 06:04 PM

GALLERY- Duke practice in Houston

Duke practice in Houston The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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Mar. 20, 2015 @ 06:07 PM

NCAA women's tournament notes: Duke

Williams dominates on defense; Duke needs to clean up turnovers


Notre Dame "excited" to face Duke

Duke suspends two football players


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Jan. 19, 2015 @ 11:19 PM

NCCU takes down Hampton on the road

NCCU overcomes a 12-point second-half deficit to defeat Hampton and remain the MEAC's lone undefeated team.


Defense keys NCCU win over IUPUI

EAGLES EXTRA: NCCU tuning up


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Mar. 19, 2015 @ 05:25 PM

Georgia State may inspire Harvard vs. North Carolina

Underdog Harvard plays heavyweight North Carolina and may draw inspiration from Georgia State's win over Baylor. 


Harvard aims to match UNC's talent with experience

About firing Roy Williams ...


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Mar. 28, 2015 @ 07:18 PM

Riverside comes back, holds off Voyager Academy

Sophomore Kimball Toone scattered three hits and struck out five Voyager batters over four innings to lead Riverside to a 9-6 win at Duke University’s Jack Coombs Field on Saturday.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 04:30 PM

Area players in all-star game

Teams from both Carolinas compete at Myrtle Beach


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 09:21 PM

Tigers fend off Cedar Ridge

Chapel Hill wins on baseball diamond


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 05:28 PM

Pastor seeks to rename County Stadium

The Rev. Fredrick Davis urged those attending the funeral of Mr. Willie Bradshaw on Thursday to lobby county officials to rename Durham County Memorial Stadium in honor of the longtime high school coach and athletic administrator.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 09:50 PM

Chapel Hill girls lacrosse takes down Jordan

The Chapel Hill girls lacrosse team came away with a decisive 17-3 victory Wednesday night against visiting Conference 5 rival Jordan to improve to 3-1 in conference play.

 

Mar. 25, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

Late goal lifts Riverside over Jags

In a hard fought match, the Riverside lacrosse team prevailed 10-9 over host Carrboro on Tuesday night to improve to 2-1 in the Conference 5 standings.


Mar. 24, 2015 @ 04:59 PM

Durham icon Willie Bradshaw mourned by fans, colleagues

Willie Bradshaw, an iconic high school coach and administrator who spent much of his career at Hillside High School, died Monday after a lingering illness.


Mar. 20, 2015 @ 07:48 AM

Coach Blake loved the Lord, sports

Jim Blake was an educator and a coach.


Mar. 19, 2015 @ 09:13 PM

Durham Academy lacrosse captures first win of season

The rain was steady as Durham Academy earned its first win of the season Thursday night by storming back against host Riverside for a 9-7 non-conference victory. 

 

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 09:25 PM

Wilson's big day gets Jordan its first win

Freshman leads Jordan past Person in baseball


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Mar. 29, 2015 @ 12:21 AM

NEXT UP, ZAGS: Gonzaga poses tough test for Duke’s ‘D’

No. 4 Duke picked the best time of the season to play its best defense. ... With that said, the Blue Devils face a stern test in that department as they strive to play in the Final Four for the first time since 2010. ... Duke’s game with Gonzaga pits the top two seeds in the NCAA Tournament South Regional against one another at NRG Stadium Sunday, March 30 (5:05 p.m., WRAL). ... The Zags (35-2) are ranked No. 7 in the country and seeded No. 2 in the regional. Duke (32-4) is ranked No. 4 in the AP top 25 poll and are the South’s top seed.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 08:57 PM

Duke women come up short in Elizabeth Williams' farewell game

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 18 of her 24 points in the second half, Laurin Mincy scored all 15 of her points in the first half, and top-seeded Maryland advanced to the Spokane Regional final with a 65-55 victory over No. 4 seed Duke on Saturday.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 01:29 AM

Duke rocks Utah to reach Elite Eight

Blue Devils hold Utes to 35 percent shooting, ride strong game from Winslow to win


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:21 PM

South Carolina ends UNC's season in Sweet Sixteen

The No. 4 seed Tar Heels (26-9) missed four of their final five field goal attempts and shot 37 percent from the field for the game in a 67-65 loss to South Carolina. 
 

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 09:31 PM

No. 1 seed Gamecocks eliminate UNC women 67-65 ... DEVELOPING STORY

Tiffany Mitchell's layup with five seconds left snapped a 65-all tie and lifted top-seeded South Carolina past No. 4 seed UNC 67-65 in Friday night's women's NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 showdown at the Greensboro Coliseum ... DEVELOPING STORY ...


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Mar. 09, 2015 @ 09:35 PM

Lady Eagles open MEAC play

N.C. Central opens its women’s portion of the MEAC Tournament today at noon when the Lady Eagles take on Maryland-Eastern Shore in Norfolk at the Scope Arena.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 07:57 PM

Hurricanes trade Tlusty, Sekera


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:25 AM

Hurricanes too much for Senators 6-3

Andrej Nestrasil helped the Carolina Hurricanes get a rare road win on Monday night.


Feb. 11, 2015 @ 10:30 PM

Hurricanes back home to host Ducks

The Carolina Hurricanes return to PNC Arena following a four-game road trip when they host the Anaheim Ducks tonight (7 p.m., FSS).


Feb. 05, 2015 @ 04:13 PM

FIGHTING FOR TIME: Durham’s T.J. Warren learns about NBA life

Phoenix Suns rookie T.J. Warren’s “welcome to the NBA” moment came a month into his professional career when he found himself guarding childhood idol Kevin Durant. As soon as Warren put his hand on the reigning MVP, Durant lifted his arms and drew the foul, a rookie mistake that Warren said he won’t make again. Unfortunately for the Durham native, there haven’t been many opportunities for in-game learning experiences in his first season.


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Jan. 06, 2015 @ 01:12 PM

Duke's Boutier moves to No. 1 in worldwide women's golf amateur rankings

Junior Celine Boutier of the Duke women’s golf program has moved to the No. 1 slot in the latest women’s world amateur golf ranking system that lists the top female amateur golfers in the world.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 06:45 PM

Fedora to Tar Heels: Don't let 2014 season slide away

North Carolina’s Ryan Switzer isn’t worried about the Tar Heel football bandwagon getting lighter now that basketball season has begun. The UNC (4-5, 2-3 ACC) football team has work to do, Switzer says, beginning with today’s homecoming game (12:30 p.m., WRAL) against ACC and Coastal Division rival Pittsburgh (4-5, 2-3 ACC).


Oct. 09, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

Two-man duel headlines SAS Championship this weekend

Bernhard Langer is the prohibitive favorite to win the Charles Schwab Cup. Colin Montgomerie says he’s figured out a way to catch him. Both players are in the field for this week’s SAS Championship and Montgomerie figures he needs to win two of the final four Champions Tour events to make up the 633-point deficit. The tournament is being played Friday-Sunday at Prestonwood Country Club in Cary.


Sep. 11, 2014 @ 04:04 PM

Haas goes wire-to-wire, wins Carolinas PGA event at Duke

Wake Forest University men’s golf coach Jerry Haas on Thursday won the 2014 Carolinas PGA Professional Championship at Duke University Golf Club.


Aug. 17, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

Villegas claims 1-stroke win at Wyndham

Colombian gains win in final regular-season event of FedEx Cup race