More From College

October 30, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan men’s soccer coach Frankie Taal has spent much of the season tinkering with various play styles in search of finding one that would mesh with the various backgrounds of players that populate the roster.

This one, a possession-based attack, just might stick.

“We have a very…

October 28, 2018

With the October games finished, the season outlooks are starting to take shape, and a number of local athletes are guiding their teams down the stretch.

We have action across the Big Ten, ACC and AAC, and even at the Division II level where a Rocky Mount High grad turned in a big defensive effort…

Illinois Maryland Football-4

October 27, 2018

With two games remaining in its season, the N.C. Wesleyan football is closing strong.

The Bishops earned a 37-10 win over visiting Methodist on Saturday. It was the Bishops’ second straight win as NCWC moved into a tie for second place in the USA South Conference.

Adrian Minondo led a…

October 21, 2018

A SouthWest Edgecombe grad helped Appalachian State earn a Top 25 ranking for the first time in program history.

Elsewhere, several teams had bye weeks as the final stretch of conference games gets underway. Let’s get started on the weekly catchup.

Sherrod Greene, South Carolina: The…

Illinois Wisconsin Football-5

October 20, 2018

DURHAM — The worst first quarter of the season snowballed into the worst first half of the season, which turned into a puzzling loss on Saturday afternoon at Wallace Wade Stadium for Duke, bowing out to a suddenly dangerous Virginia team, 28-14, in front of an announced attendance of 20,277.…

Virginia Duke Football-2

October 20, 2018

DURHAM — The sneaky play of Virginia’s Bryce Perkins, the one first down on offense through 20 minutes of play for Duke, the 99 punt return yards for the Cavaliers on three tries, the 48 first-half passing yards for Daniel Jones, the three-and-out halfway through the fourth quarter…

APTOPIX Virginia Duke Football

October 20, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan didn’t have its crisp offense on Saturday against Brevard, but the team found a way to win anyway.

The Bishops beat the Tornados, 29-21, in a road USA-South Conference game. The Bishops defense bailed out an offense that didn’t score a touchdown in the second half, and…

October 20, 2018

Before Holton Ahlers signed on Dec. 20, 2017, to play football at East Carolina, he was a star quarterback at D.H. Conley High School. Before that, a baseball slugger unlike anyone else who had ever played on Greenville recreational fields.

“That thing broke my darn windshield!" a woman…


October 19, 2018

No. 16 N.C. State (5-0, 2-0) at No. 3 Clemson (6-0, 3-0), 3:30 p.m. (ESPN) 

For the first time this season, the undefeated Wolfpack will have a national stage to showcase a surprising defense and a steady passing game led by quarterback Ryan Finley. A win for N.C. State would likely propel the…

Virginia NC State Football-6

October 17, 2018

From 2004 to 2016, N.C State football found itself ranked in the AP poll for part of just one season, in 2010, when the team climbed to No. 21 and finished at No. 25.

Now for the second straight year, the Wolfpack is ranked in the mid-teens, traveling on the road to play a team in playoff position.…

College Football Picks
120 stories in College. Viewing 41 through 50.
«First Page   «Previous Page        
Page 5 of 12
        Next Page»   Last Page»