Blue Devils hold Utes to 35 percent shooting, ride strong game from Winslow to win
North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige said the Tar Heels could be really good next season if they work on the little things.
Spot in NCAA women's tournament's elite eight on the line when Duke plays Maryland today
Teams from both Carolinas compete at Myrtle Beach
Underdog Harvard plays heavyweight North Carolina and may draw inspiration from Georgia State's win over Baylor.
Chapel Hill chasing second consecutive state title while Voyager is in uncharted territory
Tigers rip Wilson Hunt, return to Eastern Regional
Pirates lose first home game of the season and are eliminated from Class 4A playoffs
Vikings overcome tough Whiteville squad to claim 29th win
Kentrell Barkley led the Knights with 22 points, while fellow senior Dillon Leovic scored seven of his nine points in the fourth quarter when Northern pulled away for the victory.
In a battle of underdogs, 21st-seeded East Chapel Hill (13-11) defended its home court Monday night, claiming a hard-earned 57-46 victory over 28th-seeded Jack Britt to advance to the third-round of the NCHSAA 4A playoffs.
Senior guard Tamia Eatmon was a defensive demon with double-digit offense, and teammate Raziyah Farrington fired up 19 points as Chapel Hill breezed into the third round of the 3A state basketball playoffs with a 56-40 win over Wilson James B. Hunt on Monday night.
Red Wolves eliminated from playoffs
Panthers advance in boys 3A playoffs
The Riverside girls won their first-round 3-A playoff match-up with Winterville South Central by 20 points Saturday but it seemed much closer.
Kennedy Meeks' sprained knee complicates the Tar Heels' plans for guarding Wisconsin big man Frank Kaminsky in Thursday night's West Regional semifinal.
Now that No. 4 Duke is two wins away from the Final Four, and needing four wins for a national championship, the play of Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow has become most important for Duke.
Kennedy Meeks was limited in UNC's practice.
Jeff Skinner scored one of Carolina’s four goals in the second period, and the Hurricanes beat Buffalo 5-2 on Thursday night, sending the Sabres to their sixth straight loss.
Jiri Sekac and Lars Eller scored second-period goals, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Monday night.
Former UNC baseball player Kyle Seager and the Seattle Mariners have agreed to a $100 million, seven-year contract, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Monday.
Charles “Tex” Harrison, a Harlem Globetrotters legend who played basketball at N.C. Central in the 1950s, passed away on Thursday at 81.
The Bull City Legacy is 1-1 in the Tobacco Road Basketball League.
Jessica and Sarah Spicer are separated by a tenth of a point on the Tarheel Youth Golf Association Junior Girls’ state rankings.
Tiger, Tiger, Tiger ...
Rory McIlroy knows how quickly a big lead can slip away, so he wasn’t satisfied by simply restoring it Saturday in the British Open. He wanted more. Tied for the lead after 13 holes, McIlroy fired eagle 3s at Nos. 16 and 18 to pull away from field Saturday. Complete coverage.
Rory McIlroy cast aside any talk of those second-round doldrums with a performance at Royal Liverpool that threatened to turn this into another major championship runaway. As for Tiger Woods, he was fortunate just to make the cut at the British Open. ... Related stories ... Scoring ... Tournament at a glance ... Saturday's tee times.
Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open. A lovely summer day in England with abundant sunshine and minimal wind allowed him to attack Royal Liverpool. He made half his six birdies on the par 5s and kept bogeys off his card. And on the day Tiger Woods made a promising return, McIlroy took the lead with a 6-under 66, his best score in nearly two years at a major.