January 22, 2019 - 48 minutes ago

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…

Lack of touches for Gurley in NFC title game left some confused

January 21, 2019

The Los Angeles Rams beat the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, 26-23 in overtime, to advance to the Super Bowl for the first time since the 2001-02 season.

As Tarboro football’s Twitter account pointed out after the result, Rams running back Todd Gurley will be the second Viking to play on the…

Gryphons, Knights set to square off Tuesday

January 21, 2019

Northern Nash against Rocky Mount High in basketball, “the best matchup east of i-95,” as Northern Nash coach Henry Drake called it before a meeting last year, is set for another installment on Tuesday night. 

This matchup, the second of three on the season for the boys’…