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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.…


One-on-one: Duke comes out on top in heavyweight matchup

January 19, 2019

DURHAM — Once the adrenaline had fizzled from Cameron Indoor Stadium on Saturday, after No. 1 Duke had defeated No. 4 Virginia, 72-70, Zion Williamson only wanted to know one thing.

What would R.J. Barrett, whose two back-to-back buckets late in the game gave the Blue Devils some breathing…


Prep roundup: Northern Nash girls nab conference win

January 18, 2019

Hosting Wilson Fike on Friday night in Big East action, the Northern Nash girls’ basketball team (6-7, 3-1 Big East) stayed perfect in conference play with a 41-28 victory over the Demons.

The Knights led at halftime, 24-12, and kept up the stingy defense in allowing only 16 second-half…


Broken record: Norris, Nash Central swim to Eastern Plains title

January 18, 2019

Lance Norris entered the high school swimming season with a lofty goal of taking over every one of Nash Central’s individual school records.

After Friday’s Eastern Plains Conference meet at the Rocky Mount YMCA, just one event remains unchanged after the NCHS freshman swam a personal-…