Scots sweep Purnell Swett to win SEC opener

PEMBROKE — Friday’s Southeastern Conference opener between Scotland and Purnell Swett was a nip-and-tuck affair for the first 18 minutes.T...

January 8th, 2016 |  


Local Basketball Roundup

Quick drops 40 to lead Lady MustangsA’Terria Quick scored a season-high 40 points to lead the South Robeson girls basketball team to a 54-42 win...

January 8th, 2016 |  


GM Gettleman has made right moves for 15-1 Panthers

GM Gettleman has made right moves for 15-1 Panthers

CHARLOTTE — While some of Dave Gettleman’s personnel moves haven’t necessarily set well with Carolina Panthers fans, it’s hard...

January 8th, 2016 |  


Louisville holds off NC State

Louisville holds off NC State

RALEIGH — The way coach Rick Pitino sees it, No. 16 Louisville’s offense is good enough to keep winning while the defense needs some work....

January 8th, 2016 |  


UNCP Basketball Roundup

Men’s hoops battles back to beat AikenAIKEN, S.C. — The UNC-Pembroke men’s basketball team used a 13-2 run early in the second half ...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Devils down Deacons

Devils down Deacons

WINSTON-SALEM — Marshall Plumlee set the screen, rolled to the basket, took the pass and threw down a powerful dunk for No. 14 Duke.During his s...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Top 15 of 2015

Top 15 of 2015

From the moments that filled us with elation to the ones that brought tears, 2015 was filled with noteworthy sports moments that kept us talking, post...

January 3rd, 2016 |  


No more Clemsoning: Tigers headed to national title game

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — So much for Clemsoning.The Tigers are headed to the national championship game.Deshaun Watson turned in another stellar tw...

December 31st, 2015 |  


Turnovers doom Wolfpack

Turnovers doom Wolfpack

CHARLOTTE — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren never expected turnovers would be the reason for his team’s demise in the Belk Bowl.But...

December 31st, 2015 |  


Allen’s career night leads Duke to 103-81 win over Long Beach

DURHAM — Grayson Allen finally found some open lanes to the basket, and he burst through them. All those drives added up to the highest-scoring ...

December 31st, 2015 |