June 13, 2019

East Carolina was among four college baseball teams that won their NCAA regional as a host but lost when traveling in the super regional round.

Oklahoma State, ECU, Stanford and Ole Miss were the only four teams that hosted and then traveled in consecutive weekends. They all were defeated in super…

No-decision for Johnston in N.C. State win

April 27, 2019

Reid Johnston earned a no-decision in N.C. State’s 4-2 win over host Notre Dame on Saturday.

Johnston allowed one earned run, six hits and struck out five over 3 ⅔ innings. The Rocky Mount Academy product lowered his ERA to 3.99.

He was replaced in the fourth after allowing three hits, two…

Final Four features three first-time coaches

April 02, 2019

Tom Izzo drew up the perfect play at the perfect moment, sending Michigan State past mighty Duke for a spot in the Final Four.

The trip is always emotional, but Izzo has done it before. This will be his eighth Final Four and a chance for a second national championship.

The other three Final Four…

Keatts open to playing more games in Reynolds

March 28, 2019

RALEIGH — Should the N.C. State men’s basketball team play more games next season in Reynolds Coliseum, the historic building that created an ear-ringing environment over the last three National Invitational Tournament games?

The perfect-world answer for the team, and Kevin Keatts…