December 11, 2017

The 2018 Heisman Trophy race could be wide open.

There will be no returning winner, with Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield becoming the first senior to win the award since 2006. Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson, the 2016 winner and a finalist this year, is a junior likely to jump to the NFL.…

Get ready for changes in college basketball poll

December 11, 2017

RALEIGH — Duke kept winning through a packed-full schedule in the opening month to become the unanimous No. 1 in the AP Top 25 .

Now that the Blue Devils have lost — along with No. 2 Kansas falling twice — don’t expect the same level of agreement on who should be atop…

No. 11 North Carolina beats Western Carolina 104-61

December 07, 2017

CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina kept shoot, shoot, shooting from outside. The 11th-ranked Tar Heels didn’t miss much, either.

Luke Maye had 12 points and 12 rebounds while UNC hit a season-high 16 3-pointers to beat Western Carolina 104-61 on Wednesday night, turning in a strong offensive…

Mayfield, Jackson, Love are Heisman Trophy finalists

December 05, 2017

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield made Heisman Trophy history just by being selected as a finalist.

Mayfield, reigning Heisman winner Lamar Jackson of Louisville and Stanford running back Bryce Love were chosen as finalists for the 83rd Heisman Trophy on Monday night.

The award for most…