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Jul. 03, 2015 @ 05:37 PM

Cuban baseball stars on USA tour defect

Two Cuban baseball players have defected in North Carolina where the Cuban national team is playing a series of “friendly” games against U.S. collegians, the island’s official sports media website Jit — a phonetic rendering of “hit” in Spanish — confirmed Friday.

Jul. 03, 2015 @ 11:44 PM

Cuban squad beats Team USA 5-1

Cuban team manager Roger Machado said his ballclub may have been spurred by the defections of two players.


Jul. 03, 2015 @ 05:06 PM

Turner takes leading role on UNC's veteran offensive line

North Carolina fifth-year senior Landon Turner is wrapping up a tumultuous career marked by NCAA investigations, two coaching changes, an overhaul to a no-huddle offense, even a postseason ban that kept the Tar Heels out of the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game in 2012.


Jul. 03, 2015 @ 06:05 PM

Wait and see on Kaminsky, Porzingis

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Jun. 23, 2015 @ 09:10 PM

GALLERY: Herald-Sun Golf Classic 2015, Day 2

Photos from the second day of the Herald-Sun Golf Classic at Hillandale Golf Club. (The Herald-Sun | John Joyner)

Jun. 22, 2015 @ 10:23 PM

GALLERY: Herald-Sun Golf Classic 2015, Day 1

Photos from the first day of the Herald-Sun Golf Classic at Hillandale Golf Course (The Herald-Sun | Christine T. Nguyen

Jun. 06, 2015 @ 10:06 PM

GALLERY: South Granville wins baseball and softball state championships

Photos from South Granville's win in the 2-A softball and baseball state championships at N.C. State. The Herald-Sun | John Joyner

Blog: Duke Sports View All »

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 08:45 PM

Duke, Charlotte schedule future football games

Blue Devils, 49ers will play home and home season


Duke-UNC rivalry, Final 4 style

Winslow leaving Duke for NBA


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Apr. 13, 2015 @ 10:00 PM

Burg leaving NCCU basketball

Assistant coach heading to Arkansas-Little Rock


NCCU takes down Hampton on the road

Defense keys NCCU win over IUPUI


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Jun. 19, 2015 @ 09:22 PM

Solomon, Debo key in Region 3's 2-0 mark

After a long day of baseball on Friday that started on Thursday night, Region 3 finished with a pair of hard-earned wins in the State Games baseball tournament.


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 10:03 PM

Baseball players get pro-style workout for scouts

Local high school baseball players are prepping for the State Games.


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 07:09 PM

Barnstorming Monarchs headed for Durham

Mo'ne Davis and her Anderson Monarchs from Philadelphia will play in the Bull City this Sunday.


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 09:11 PM

Area hoops teams ramp up for State Games

Durham will be site of games later this month


Jun. 15, 2015 @ 04:08 PM

Dease coaches in State Games for 3rd time

Orange High School coach will lead team of area players this weekend


Jun. 11, 2015 @ 10:03 PM

Moton connects with bullying victim

N.C. Central basketball coach LeVelle Moton has been vocal in his anti-bullying campaigns. Last year, through his foundation, Velle Cares, he spoke at area schools to bring awareness all forms of bullying and the impact that it can have on teenagers.


Jun. 11, 2015 @ 09:34 PM

Spicer wins N.C. Women’s Amateur

Sarah Spicer, a rising senior at Northern, finished off her victory in the North Carolina Women’s Amateur Championship at Porters Neck Country Club on Thursday with a flair.


Jun. 09, 2015 @ 09:01 PM

College baseball next for Southern's Stephens

Pitcher looks to develop at Virginia State

 


Jun. 06, 2015 @ 10:02 PM

South Granville takes two championships

Make that two titles in one year for South Granville.


Jun. 06, 2015 @ 10:28 PM

Chapel Hill High’s Parker earns Coy Maddry scholarship

Chapel Hill High School’s Allie Parker, the recipient of the Coy Maddry Memorial

Parker Scholarship Award, is headed to Virginia Tech.


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Jun. 30, 2015 @ 09:00 PM

Blue Devils’ Tomlinson named ACC’s top male athlete for 2014-15

Football All-American, now with Detroit Lions, picks up ACC honor


Jun. 29, 2015 @ 07:48 PM

Hurricanes owner Karmanos selected for Hockey Hall of Fame

Hurricanes CEO and owner Peter Karmanos named to Hockey Hall of Fame.


Jun. 26, 2015 @ 07:21 PM

QB prospect says he’ll go to UNC, not Duke

East Lincoln quarterback Chazz Surratt committed to play football at Duke. Now he plans to play both football and basketball at UNC.


Jun. 25, 2015 @ 10:34 PM

Duke stars Okafor, Winslow go in top 10

Philadelphia snares Okafor at No. 3, while Miami gets Winslow at No. 10. Tyus Jones selected by Cleveland at No. 24 and traded home to Minnesota.


Jun. 24, 2015 @ 09:30 PM

Duke stars keep delivering memories

Three players from the Blue Devils' basketball program are expected to get selected in the first round of tonight's NBA Draft.


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Jun. 28, 2015 @ 09:28 PM

Bulls split doubleheader at Columbus

Strong work by left-handed starter Robert Zarate leads Bulls to game one win that halted three-game losing streak


Jun. 25, 2015 @ 10:34 PM

Duke stars Okafor, Winslow go in top 10

Philadelphia snares Okafor at No. 3, while Miami gets Winslow at No. 10. Tyus Jones selected by Cleveland at No. 24 and traded home to Minnesota.


Jun. 25, 2015 @ 10:42 AM

Hurricanes schedule released

Seeking first playoff berth since 2009, Carolina Hurricanes open NHL schedule at Nashville this October. Home opener is Oct. 10.


Jun. 24, 2015 @ 10:37 PM

Hornets to send Henderson, Vonleh to Blazers for Batum

Gerald Henderson played at Duke


Jun. 21, 2015 @ 10:04 PM

Rehabbing Moore happy with work in Bulls loss

Rays left-hander progressing well 14 months after Tommy John surgery


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Jun. 28, 2015 @ 08:31 PM

Smith secures third championship

Claims third Herald-Sun Golf Classic flight victory of his career by winning senior second flight


Jun. 28, 2015 @ 08:29 PM

Herndon takes senior first flight

66-year-old from Graham beats Creedmoor's Pearce


Jun. 28, 2015 @ 08:26 PM

Wagner practices little, wins big

Wagner beats Durham's Tom Swain in third flight final


Jun. 28, 2015 @ 08:23 PM

Hutson wins second flight

Hutson tops Durham's Anna Wears for title


Jun. 27, 2015 @ 09:54 PM

Williams, Lavenets to battle for Herald-Sun golf title

Rain impacted playing conditions at Hillandale Golf Course during the Herald-Sun Golf Classic.