January 22, 2019

His night began simple enough.

Leaky Black checked in with 5 minutes, 17 seconds remaining in the first half of No. 11 North Carolina’s eventual 103-82 demolition of visiting No. 10 Virginia Tech on Monday, and needed 25 seconds before making his way onto the stat sheet.

His arrival came in…

Wesleyan's Frye receives conference honors

January 22, 2019

N.C Wesleyan’s A.J. Frye was named the USA South Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, it was announced on Monday.

The junior center, in two conference games last week, put up averages over that span of 17.5 points per game, 14.5 rebounds per game and six assists per game.

For the year,…

No. 11 North Carolina shoots way past No. 10 Virginia Tech

January 21, 2019

CHAPEL HILL — There would be only one way out of the slump and there would be no timid option. North Carolina would have to keep shooting.

The No. 11-ranked Tar Heels kept firing 3s, and would soon find their range from beyond the arc, wearing down a No. 10 Virginia Tech team that eventually…

DUKE NOTEBOOK: Krzyzewski, Blue Devils added a wrinkle on defense against Virginia

January 20, 2019

DURHAM — After Duke’s 72-70 victory over Virginia at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Saturday night, Cavaliers coach Tony Bennett made a note of something the Blue Devils did differently when the Cavaliers were on offense. 

“They switched everyone defensively,” Bennett said.…