February 16, 2017

RALEIGH -- Like a pinball, the N.C. State basketball team was battered by a pair of paddles in the form of North Carolina’s frontcourt.

The Tar Heels had their way inside. They scored with ease, played keep away on the glass and laid the foundation for another dominating win against the…

UNC ranked 10th, Duke is 12th in new AP Poll

February 14, 2017

Gonzaga is No. 1 for the third straight week in The Associated Press college basketball poll.

The Zags (26-0), the lone unbeaten team in Division I, received 60 first-place votes from the 65-member national media panel on Monday.

Villanova (24-2), which received the other five first-place votes,…

N.C. Wesleyan sweeps doubleheader against Virginia Wesleyan

February 12, 2017

One was a bunt that hugged the third base line. The other was a towering shot that cleared the scoreboard in right field. The two hits couldn’t have been more different, but they showed that the N.C. Wesleyan baseball team has the ability to win games in a number of ways.

The Bishops swept a…

Allen showing what he can do on, off court

February 10, 2017

DURHAM — Grayson Allen sat at his spot in the Duke locker room, looking at ease.

Fresh off the Blue Devils’ 86-78 victory on Thursday, he held a slight smile while taking questions from the media. Part of that was probably his performance. The junior went 7 of 12 from the 3-point line…