November 18, 2018

The college football regular season is in its final weeks.

Here’s how our local athletes fared at the college level.

Sherrod Greene, South Carolina: A Rocky Mount High grad and Gamecocks linebacker, Greene was second among Gamecocks with four tackles and added a half tackle for loss in a 49-9…

Finley, Wolfpack roll over Louisville 52-10

November 17, 2018

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ryan Finley threw for 316 yards and a career-high four touchdowns as North Carolina State cruised to a 52-10 victory over Louisville Saturday.

The Wolfpack (7-3, 4-3) rolled up 518 yards and 45 straight points on the Atlantic Coast Conference’s second-worst defense.…

To junior DeLaurier, hype is 'just different' than other years

November 14, 2018

DURHAM  — Over the last two seasons, while Duke basketball at various points ascended to No. 1 overall in the country, and while various future NBA players filtered in and out of Durham, junior reserve Javin DeLaurier generally felt he could escape the noise.

He could build a…

Duke flexes its muscle against Eastern Michigan

November 14, 2018

DURHAM — Duke basketball will be tested at some point this season.

That test did not come Wednesday night at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

In the first half against Eastern Michigan, Zion Williamson had four dunks, including an alley-oop from R.J. Barrett that immediately went viral.…