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May. 04, 2015 @ 08:00 PM

Northern's run ends at Forest Oaks

When the red pen came out to post scores, Northern coach Kevin Wicker had a sinking feeling.

May. 04, 2015 @ 06:48 PM

COLUMN: A nearly perfect day

She is wearing blue jeans and a pink t-shirt and flip-flops, and she is standing by the pond, near the mud.

May. 03, 2015 @ 10:35 PM

Duke, UNC open NCAA tournaments at home

Men's, women's teams from Duke and UNC all earn national seeds, which means opening tournament play at home this weekend

May. 03, 2015 @ 06:41 PM

Bulls cap road trip with win

Bulls rout PawSox to complete 5-2 road trip

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Apr. 07, 2015 @ 02:18 AM

GALLERY: Duke wins National Championship

Duke beats Wisconsin to win the National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on Monday, April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Apr. 04, 2015 @ 09:31 PM

GALLERY- Duke defeat Michigan State in the Lucas Oil Stadium, in Indianapolis.

Duke defeat Michigan State in the Lucas Oil Stadium, in Indianapolis. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Apr. 03, 2015 @ 03:42 PM

GALLERY- Duke in the Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis.

Duke in the Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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Apr. 14, 2015 @ 04:29 PM

Winslow leaving Duke for NBA

Freshman joins Okafor in heading to Duke early

Mellencamp pleads guilty

Wilson to produce special Duke basketballs

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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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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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Apr. 27, 2015 @ 06:15 PM

Brandon Ingram commits to Duke

The 6-8 Kinston High School star, one of the top players in the country for the Class of 2015, made his selection public during an announcement Friday night at his high school’s gym.

Apr. 26, 2015 @ 09:45 PM

Duke Diving takes Region 2 title

Kristen Hayden and Andrew Capobianco both were trailing the leaders in their 16-18 age groups, with only one dive left in the USA Diving Junior Region 2 Championships.

Hayden was scheduled for one of her go-to dives. But Capobianco had a dive whose complexity has frustrated him.

Both of the Duke Diving team members nailed their dives with flair and precision, qualifying for the zones national-qualifying competition and helping their team to win the overall regional championship title on Sunday at Koury Natatorium on the UNC Chapel Hill campus.

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 10:22 PM

Northern High routs East Chapel Hill

Knights stay unbeaten in Pac-6 with easy win

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 10:15 PM

East Chapel Hill tops Jordan, takes control of Pac-6

Wildcats win first-place showdown

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 10:35 PM

Chapel Hill sweeps track titles

The Chapel Hill girls had wrapped up the title before the final race but the boys needed a good finish in the 1,600 relay to win the team title. Chapel Hill won both of the final relays to secure the Big Eight track championships.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 10:13 PM

East Chapel Hill takes Pac-6 championships

After winning regular season, East Chapel Hill adds league tournamet title

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 10:10 PM

Hillside sweeps Pac-6 titles

Hornets run to league championships on its home track

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:35 PM

Yes she did -- Northern's Spicer tops the boys

Sarah Spicer wins the 16th Durham High School Invitational by two shots over her male competitors

Apr. 21, 2015 @ 10:06 PM

Jordan boys' lacrosse takes down Riverside

The Jordan boys’ lacrosse team put forth a dominant performance on Tuesday night, coming away with an 11-5 victory over visiting Conference 5 rival Riverside to improve to 5-1 in conference play.

Apr. 21, 2015 @ 09:57 PM

Davidson seals Orange's comeback against Northwood

Orange sophomore Mia Davidson is something special. On Tuesday night she shrugged off an intentional walk and instead walloped a walkoff, two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning to seal a dramatic 6-5 come-from-behind win over Northwood.

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May. 02, 2015 @ 02:43 PM

Duke to host NCCU in baseball twinbill Sunday, May 3

N.C. Central and Duke will get together for a post-final exams baseball doubleheader Sunday, May 3 at Duke’s Jack Coombs Field at 1 p.m.

May. 02, 2015 @ 06:58 PM

Duke great Jamison Crowder goes to ’Skins in 4th round

An historic week continued for Duke football on Saturday when the Washington Redskins selected Blue Devils wide receiver Jamison Crowder in the fourth round of the NFL Draft.

May. 01, 2015 @ 10:30 PM

Parent: NCCU alerted to hoops aide Enoch's issues

Five months before N.C. Central parted ways with women’s associate basketball coach Ronnie Enoch, Tonya Kirkpatrick began voicing her concerns about him to the school’s athletic administration. Kirkpatrick is the mother of a freshman player on the women’s basketball team who is one of three players whose scholarships were not renewed by NCCU.

May. 01, 2015 @ 08:14 AM

Lions select Duke's Tomlinson in first round

All-American right guard is Duke's first first-round NFL Draft pick since 1987

May. 01, 2015 @ 01:01 AM

Enoch out at NCCU amid player complaints

Eagles' women's basketball associate head coach had been on paid administrative leave since March; 3 players have also been removed from the team

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Apr. 16, 2015 @ 10:24 PM

Connecticut takes Williams with 4th pick

Duke senior Elizabeth Williams earned a seat in Mohegan Sun
Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, for the Women's National Basketball
Association draft Thursday evening.

Apr. 16, 2015 @ 10:58 PM

Bulls drop 2nd straight at home

A night after getting shut out in their rainy home opener, the Durham Bulls managed to piece together a few more hits against Norfolk on Thursday.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 06:51 PM

Duke's Williams among headliners in WNBA draft

Duke senior Elizabeth Williams is not expected to have to wait long to hear her name called in the first round of the WNBA draft.

Apr. 14, 2015 @ 10:39 PM

Bulls slug Charlotte

Durham clubs three home runs, collects 17 hits to beat Knights

Apr. 14, 2015 @ 02:38 PM

Legacy making playoffs push

The Bull City Legacy put 161 points on the scoreboard.

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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

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 06:42 PM

Nick Watney grabs one stroke lead at Wyndham Championship

Nick Watney birdied the final hole for a 5-under 65 and a one-stroke lead Saturday after the third round of the Wyndham Championship.

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