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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. 05, 2015 @ 10:09 PM

Bulls trample Buffalo

Durham starts homestand with rout of Buffalo

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. 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

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Mar. 22, 2015 @ 06:16 PM

GALLERY- Duke defeat San Diego State in Charlotte.

Duke defeat San Diego State in Charlotte. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Mar. 22, 2015 @ 12:29 AM

GALLERY: North Carolina v. Arkansas, 87-78

North Carolina beats Arkansas 87-78 to advance to the Sweet 16. The Herald-Sun | Christine T. Nguyen

Mar. 21, 2015 @ 02:18 PM

GALLERY: North Carolina v. Liberty, 71-65

North Carolina holds on to beat Liberty 71-65 during the first round of the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament at Carmichael Arena on Saturday, March 21, 2015. The Herald-Sun | Alex Tricoli

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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. 01, 2015 @ 02:43 PM

Riverside’s Whitaker places 2nd in national tournament

Riverside wrestler Gary Whitaker’s cell phone has been blowing up from college coaches who saw him on this week's FloWrestling Takedown of the Week highlight video. Winning a silver medal at the senior national high school wrestling championships may have had a little something to do with it, too.


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 05:08 PM

Hilltop Invitational gets under way Thursday

Orange baseball coach Dean Dease wishes he knew more about his team as it prepares to open the Hilltop Invitational on Thursday against defending 3-A state champion Topsail.


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.

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Apr. 26, 2015 @ 10:08 PM

Syracuse edges Duke for ACC title

Orange erase early defiict to top Blue Devils in league tournamet final

Apr. 25, 2015 @ 08:27 PM

PHOTO ESSAY: NCCU falls to FAMU at Fenway Park

N.C. Central falls to Florida A&M 9-4 in an historic MEAC baseball clash at Boston's Fenway Park, home of the Red Sox, Saturday. A photo essay by NCCU's Kelvin Ma.

Apr. 25, 2015 @ 07:47 PM

SHOCKER: Cavs smoke No. 1 Tar Heels’ perfect season

Top-ranked North Carolina’s women’s tennis team harbored dreams of a perfect season, an ACC championship and an NCAA title.

Virginia saw to it Saturday that only one of those dreams remains alive.

The Cavaliers were the more aggressive team and their shot-making lifted them to a 4-1 win over the previously unbeaten and league regular-season champion Tar Heels in the ACC Tournament semifinals at Duke’s Sheffield Tennis Center.

Apr. 25, 2015 @ 06:30 PM

2-time reigning NCAA champ Duke coming on fast; plays for ACC title Sunday, April 26

Coming off a shocking upset of No. 1 Notre Dame, No. 6 Duke will take on No. 4 Syracuse at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 26 (ESPNU) at PPL Park in Chester, Pa., with the ACC Men's Lacrosse Tournament championship on the line.

Apr. 25, 2015 @ 04:13 PM

No. 18 Tar Heels rip visiting Boston College

J.B. Bukauskas worked seven scoreless innings as No. 18 North Carolina beat visiting Boston College 6-1 Saturday at rain-swept Boshamer Stadium. Landon Lassiter had two doubles and all nine starters reached base for the Tar Heels, who will go for their first conference sweep of the year Sunday, April 26 at noon.

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Feb. 04, 2015 @ 10:11 PM

New look on Legacy bench

Bull City Legacy general manager Umar T. Muhammad makes some moves.

Jan. 30, 2015 @ 10:04 PM

Shattenkirk's shootout goal lifts Blues past Hurricanes 3-2

Canes comeback from two-goal deficit, push

Jan. 28, 2015 @ 06:56 AM

Staal, Faulk lead Hurricanes to 4-2 win over Lightning

Carolina returns from All-Star break with win

Jan. 21, 2015 @ 08:23 PM

Sandberg named Bulls manager

Jared Sandberg, familiar with the Tampa Bay Rays organization as a whole and the Durham franchise in particular, was named the Bulls new manager on Wednesday.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Fanfare: Rivers traded to Clippers

Austin Rivers has joined the Los Angeles Clippers to play for Doc Rivers in the first father-son, player-coach combination in NBA history.

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Jun. 26, 2014 @ 08:32 PM

Alaina Yeatts eliminated in N.C. Junior Girls' semifinal

UNC Wilmington signee and former Trinity School of Durham & Chapel Hill golf star Alaina Yeatts was eliminated in the semifinals of the Carolinas Golf Association’s N.C. Junior Girls’ Golf Championship at Starmount Forest Country Club here Thursday.

Jun. 25, 2014 @ 06:25 PM

Trinity's Alaina Yeatts advances in N.C. Junior golf

Recent Trinity School of Durham & Chapel Hill graduate Alaina Yeatts is the lone survivor among four area qualifiers at the Carolinas Golf Association’s N.C. Junior Girls’ Championship at Starmount Forest Country Club here Wednesday.

Jun. 24, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

Tiger still Tiger, even for 35 minutes on driving range

About two dozen photographers lined up in a row on the range Tuesday at Congressional, a reminder that golf is different when Tiger Woods is around. And that was before Woods even arrived to hit balls for 35 minutes.

Jun. 22, 2014 @ 10:24 PM

Michelle Wie holds on to win US Women's Open

Wie gets first major win

Jun. 22, 2014 @ 10:03 PM

Former Duke player Streelman wins Travelers

One week after missing U.S Open cut, Streelman is a winner