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May. 23, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

TITLE ON LINE: UNC, Terps to meet in rematch of 2013 title showdown

In the end, North Carolina’s final goal of the first half only served to pad a lead that rival Duke was unable to overcome. That the goal was scored by Brittney Coppa in that NCAA women’s lacrosse tournament semifinal Friday night, though, perfectly fit in the tale of how the Tar Heels have returned to the national championship game.

May. 23, 2015 @ 08:39 PM

Duke slips, but 2nd in bid for repeat NCAA title

Gurbani Singh’s day began with her battling the symptoms of an oncoming cold. It finished with Singh one putt away from capping a strong second round with a birdie at the NCAA championships before the horn sounded for lightning. Despite her round being cut short, along with three other Duke golfers, the Blue Devils finished the second day at The Concession Golf Club in second place, nine strokes behind top-seed Southern California.


May. 23, 2015 @ 08:06 PM

Wears' 68 nabs 1-stroke lead in 36-hole Durham Am

William Wears emerged from Round 1 of the 2015 Durham Amateur at Hillandale Golf Course at 3-under 68, giving him a one-stroke lead over both Campbell Rand and Warren Straub heading into the Sunday, May 24 final round.


May. 23, 2015 @ 07:42 PM

Florida State to face N.C. State in ACC championship game Sunday, May 24

After being held scoreless through five innings, No. 13-ranked Florida State broke the game wide open in the bottom of the sixth on its way to a decisive 6-0 victory over ACC regular-season champion No. 3 Louisville Saturday at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. The win lifted the Seminoles (40-19, 20-13), the No. 4 seed entering the ACC baseball championship tournament, into a one-game title showdown with No. 6 seed N.C. State (33-20, 17-14 through Friday) Sunday, May 24 at the DBAP (1 p.m., ESPN2).


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Mar. 29, 2015 @ 09:10 PM

GALLERY- Duke going to the Final Four

Duke going to the Final Four The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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

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May. 19, 2015 @ 05:54 PM

Duke-UNC rivalry, Final 4 style

UNC's Holman: "It’s just been in my blood to hate Duke my whole life"


Winslow leaving Duke for NBA

Mellencamp pleads guilty


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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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May. 19, 2015 @ 05:54 PM

Duke-UNC rivalry, Final 4 style

UNC's Holman: "It’s just been in my blood to hate Duke my whole life"


Georgia State may inspire Harvard vs. North Carolina

Harvard aims to match UNC's talent with experience


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May. 06, 2015 @ 07:55 PM

Former Southern speedster Lawrence gets NFL shot

Desmond Lawrence, who played football at Southern High School and at N.C. A&T State University, has a chance to catch on in the NFL with the Detroit Lions.


May. 05, 2015 @ 10:05 PM

Carolina Friends takes 1st TAC tennis title

East Chapel Hill faces Green Hope in tennis today, lacrosse pairings set


May. 05, 2015 @ 10:00 PM

Wildcats top Jordan

John Blue's three-hit shutout lifts East Chapel Hill to important Pac-6 baseball win


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. 02, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Chapel Hill wins 3-A boys’ regional, girls 2nd

Chapel Hill High School’s boys won the 3-A Mideast Regional track title on Saturday at Northern Guilford, beating Big Eight 3-A Conference rival Cardinal Gibbons and the girls came in second behind Eastern Guilford.


May. 02, 2015 @ 08:46 PM

Hillside performs well at 4-A track regionals

Hillside High School posted a pair of top-five team finishes at the 4-A Midwest Regional track championships at Greensboro Dudley on Saturday.


May. 02, 2015 @ 01:05 PM

Spicers give lineup a boost

Twin sisters enrolled at Northern and help Knights golf


May. 01, 2015 @ 12:27 AM

Crusaders crush Chapel Hill in Big Eight title game

The thunderstorm that rolled through the Triangle on Thursday delayed the start of the Big Eight boys' lacrosse championship by about an hour but it didn't forestall Cardinal Gibbon's potent offensive attack against Chapel Hill in an 18-4 Crusader victory.


Apr. 29, 2015 @ 10:19 PM

Jordan’s Pinto scores 3 in win over Riverside

Jordan freshman midfielder Brianna Pinto scored three goals and senior captain Tasha Pate added two more as the Falcons shut out Riverside on Wednesday night.


Apr. 29, 2015 @ 10:15 PM

Wildcats top Carrboro in non-conference game

With only a few games left in the regular season, baseball coaches are seeking wins — any wins — to get into the upcoming state playoffs.


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May. 20, 2015 @ 08:42 PM

Miami tops Virginia 9-5 in ACC tourney

Miami goes against N.C.State on Friday.


May. 20, 2015 @ 07:24 PM

Duke’s Kimel, Blue Devils still fighting

Duke coach Kerstin Kimel has the Blue Devils in the hunt for a national title in lacrosse. She's fighting a more personal battle.


May. 20, 2015 @ 05:21 PM

Florida State knocks off Clemson 3-1

North Carolina gets a crack at Florida State today.


May. 19, 2015 @ 09:49 PM

UNC holds off Hokies, advances to ACC Tournament pool play

After dropping its last six ACC games, the Tar Heels just barely limped their way into the conference tournament with a No. 8 seed.

But Tuesday afternoon's elimination game, UNC (33-22) found what it had been missing with a 5-3 win against No. 9 seed Virginia Tech.


May. 19, 2015 @ 05:54 PM

Duke-UNC rivalry, Final 4 style

UNC's Holman: "It’s just been in my blood to hate Duke my whole life"


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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.


Apr. 13, 2015 @ 10:10 PM

Knights get by Bulls

Jared Mitchell led off with a triple in the bottom of the sixth and eventually scored as Charlotte shut out Durham 3-0 on Monday night.


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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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Aug. 16, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

Slocum, Langley share 2nd round lead at Wyndham Championship

Heath Slocum needs a strong finish at the Wyndham Championship to earn a spot in the PGA Tour’s postseason. Scott Langley might not be on the playoff bubble — but he sure knows how his friend is feeling.

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