Heels keep streak alive

Heels keep streak alive

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s offensive efficiency and depth have become such a reliable strength that the No. 7 Tar Heels can...

December 31st, 2015 |  


Thompson leads Lumberton girls to Holiday Hoops title

Thompson leads Lumberton girls to Holiday Hoops title

ERWIN — London Thompson scored a game-best 26 points, helping the Lumberton girls basketball team beat Triton, 70-50, in the championship of the...

December 31st, 2015 |  


Lumberton girls advance to title game, boys lose in Triton tourney

ERWIN — The Lumberton High School girls basketball team claimed a 69-13 win over Cape Fear Christian Academy in the opening round of the Hawks H...

December 30th, 2015 updated: December 30th, 2015. |  


Kemba steals Kobe’s spotlight

Kemba steals Kobe’s spotlight

CHARLOTTE — On a night when Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan paid tribute to Kobe Bryant, it was Kemba Walker who stole the spotlight.Walk...

December 29th, 2015 |  


All hands on deck

All hands on deck

CHARLOTTE — Panthers coach Ron Rivera has no choice but to play his starters Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with home-field advantage i...

December 29th, 2015 |  


Sheridan completes 2nd season at Guilford

Sheridan completes 2nd season at Guilford

GREENSBORO — Former Lumberton Pirate Demetri Sheridan recently completed his sophomore football season at Guilford College.Sheridan, a 5-11, 230...

December 24th, 2015 |  


Robeson County Shootout Roundup

Lady Devils run past Fairmont for 5th Taya Jones led the Red Springs girls basketball team to a 55-28 win over Fairmont in the fifth-place game of the...

December 19th, 2015 |  


Dillon wins 3rd straight Shootout

Dillon wins 3rd straight Shootout

PEMBROKE —The Dillon High School girls basketball team faced a lot of adversity on the court en route to claiming its third straight Robeson Cou...

December 19th, 2015 |  


Faimont reigns supreme

Faimont reigns supreme

PEMBROKE — In the first meeting of unbeaten teams in the history of the boys championship in the Robeson County Shootout, Fairmont left little d...

December 19th, 2015 |  


‘Underdogs’ fend off Pirates

‘Underdogs’ fend off Pirates

LUMBERTON — Heading into Friday night’s game against Lumberton, St. Pauls boys basketball coach Matt Hill expected his team to be the unde...

December 19th, 2015 |