UNC among teams seeking improvement
By Joedy Mccreary | July 22, 2015 - 10:23pm
PINEHURST — Some of the Atlantic Coast Conference’s sleeping giants hope this is the year they return to prominence.
Clemson picked to win ACC
By Joedy Mccreary | July 21, 2015 - 10:23pm
PINEHURST — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney hopes Deshaun Watson takes another step forward this season.The voters think the other Tigers will, too.
Football returning to UAB in ’17
July 21, 2015 - 10:23pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — UAB football will take the field again in 2017 and remain an FBS program.
ACC enjoys stability
By Joedy Mccreary | July 20, 2015 - 10:23pm
PINEHURST — The Atlantic Coast Conference has entered a period of strength and stability.
New documents uncovered in UNC probe
By Aaron Beard | July 19, 2015 - 10:23pm
HILLSBOROUGH — Newly unsealed documents in the case of an ex-college football player charged with violating North Carolina’s sports agent law suggest he funneled money to multiple Tar Heels players and set up meetings with agents and financial advisers trying to sign them to contracts.
Wolfpack juggles roster
By Aaron Beard | July 7, 2015 - 10:23pm
RALEIGH — North Carolina State headed into an offseason full of optimism.
Turner takes leading role
By Aaron Beard | July 3, 2015 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — The way coach Larry Fedora sees it, Landon Turner is the perfect leader for North Carolina’s offensive line.
Krzyzewski gets Lapchick Award
June 29, 2015 - 10:23pm
NEW YORK — More honors for a couple of Coach Ks.
’Pack linebacker ready for impact
By Aaron Beard | June 26, 2015 - 10:23pm
RALEIGH — M.J. Salahuddin was perfectly positioned to earn a leading role on the North Carolina State football team’s defense when a knee injury knocked him out for the season.
UNC AD: Case ‘overshadowed’ team success
By Aaron Beard | June 25, 2015 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina earned another high finish among Division I college sports programs after a season of strong tournament showings.
USBWA creating Smith award
By Aaron Beard | June 24, 2015 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — All the honors, remembrances and tributes have helped the family of late North Carolina Hall of Fame coach Dean Smith cope with their grief in the months since his death.“I don’t think we could’ve asked for more support from Chapel Hill, from the university, from fans all over, from fans from different institutions,” Smith’s widow Linnea said Wednesday. “It’s been very gratifying.
Cavs deadlock CWS
June 23, 2015 - 10:24am
The Associated PressOMAHA, Neb. — Surprise Virginia starter Adam Haseley and Josh Sborz combined on a shutout, senior utility man Thomas Woodruff drove in two runs and the Cavaliers defeated Vanderbilt 3-0 on Tuesday night to force a winner-take-all game in the College World Series.
Cavs to snap ACC jinx
By Eric Olson | June 21, 2015 - 10:23pm
OMAHA, Neb. — Many preseason prognosticators believed Vanderbilt and Virginia had what it took to reach the College World Series finals again.
UNC extends Williams’ contract
June 19, 2015 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina agreed to a two-year contract extension with basketball coach Roy Williams, keeping the Hall of Famer with the Tar Heels through the 2019-20 season.
Wade takes class at Harvard
By Tim Reynolds | June 15, 2015 - 10:23pm
MIAMI — Dwyane Wade has a tough business decision to make in the next couple weeks, a choice between remaining under contract with the Miami Heat or declaring free agency and possibly changing teams for the first time in his professional life.
First CWS meeting for Fla. rivals
By Eric Olson | June 12, 2015 - 10:23pm
OMAHA, Neb. — Miami and Florida have met 241 times on the baseball diamond, but never at the College World Series.
Harrison humbled by commish award
By Ronnie Woodward | June 11, 2015 - 10:25pm
Greenville native Darrell Harrison was at the Atlantic Coast Conference’s annual football officials summer social this month and listening attentively when some officials were being recognized for their years of service.
Probation for UNC
By EMERY P. DALESIO | June 11, 2015 - 10:23pm
RALEIGH — An accreditation agency important to colleges receiving federal funds put the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on probation Thursday for a year over its academic fraud scandal.
TCU took long route to CWS
June 9, 2015 - 10:23pm
FORT WORTH, Texas — After 16 innings, 547 pitches and a gutsy game-ending play by a senior who has been there before, TCU is in the College World Series for the second year in a row.
Davidson flooded with Curry calls
By STEVE REED | June 9, 2015 - 10:23pm
DAVIDSON — Stephen Curry is one of the most popular players in the NBA.No need to remind Davidson College sports information director Joey Beeler, who has been forced to change his office phone number after being besieged in recent weeks by calls from young children wanting to meet the NBA’s Most Valuable Player and his daughter Riley.
NCAA makes hoops changes
By Michael Marot | June 8, 2015 - 10:23pm
INDIANAPOLIS — College basketball is undergoing a major overhaul next season.
UNC brass begins formulating response
By Aaron Beard | June 5, 2015 - 10:23pm
CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina and the NCAA appear to agree on at least one thing: The school has corrected problems that led to its long-running academic fraud scandal through numerous reforms and personnel changes.
NCAA hits Heels with charges
By Aaron Beard | June 4, 2015 - 10:23pm
The NCAA charged North Carolina with five violations connected to the school’s long-running academic fraud scandal, including a lack of institutional control for poor oversight of an academic department popular with athletes.
Craft led UAB reboot
By John Zenor | June 3, 2015 - 10:23pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — When Justin Craft and other UAB supporters met with university President Ray Watts last fall, they were told that donations to the athletic department were welcome but to hold off on pledging money to save the football program.
Keyes' memory alive for VCU
By Hank Kurz Jr. | June 3, 2015 - 10:23pm
RICHMOND, Va. — The coach who convinced many of Virginia Commonwealth’s seniors that they could make history if they joined his baseball team has not been with the Rams during their best NCAA Tournament run.