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September 21, 2019 - 9:12 pm
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- After a pair of dramatic wins in his first three outings, Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson thought his team's approach to a game against an FCS opponent would be a test of its maturity. Consider the test passed. Jamie Newman completed 27 of 35 passes for 351 yards and five...
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September 21, 2019 - 9:06 pm
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Darrynton Evans and these Appalachian State Mountaineers earned their very own Michigan moment — complete with a game-ending blocked field goal. Another thrilling victory over a behemoth of a program? Sure. But these Mountaineers don’t count it as much of an upset. Evans...
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AP Sports
September 01, 2019 - 12:05 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tar Heels coach Mack Brown knew that eventually he had to take the handcuffs off freshman quarterback Sam Howell. With South Carolina stacking the box and daring the Tar Heels to throw, Brown decided he had no other option than to let Howell try to make some plays. Howell...
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Jason Huber
August 28, 2019 - 4:11 pm
A new year of college football is upon us, which means it's time for our annual preview of the seven North Carolina FBS teams, as well as Clemson and South Carolina. APPALACHIAN STATE (Last year: 11-2, Sun Belt Champs, New Orleans Bowl Champs) The Mountaineers enter the season with a new head coach...
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Jason Huber
April 15, 2019 - 6:10 pm
Arguably the most hyped prospect since LeBron James in 2003, Duke freshman Zion Williamson has officially declared for the 2019 NBA Draft. He made the announcement on his Instagram page. --Thank you Duke--#thebrotherhood A post shared by Zion Williamson (@zionlw10) on Apr 15, 2019 at 2:43pm PDT...
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April 03, 2019 - 3:02 pm
(AP)--Spencer Haywood set the stage, Michael Jordan made it bigger and Kevin Durant super-sized it when he helped usher in the one-and-done era. Decades after those players made their groundbreaking departures from college, March Madness and the NBA’s mega-millions have taken all the novelty out of...
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Jason Huber
April 01, 2019 - 3:20 pm
North Carolina freshman forward Nassir Little has declared for the 2019 NBA Draft. Little posted a message on Twitter with the announcement thanking UNC for helping him complete his goal of playing college basketball. #HighlyFavored pic.twitter.com/bsPxxtHAPo — Nassir Little (@2ez_nassie) April 1,...
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Jason Huber
March 19, 2019 - 8:39 pm
Five teams represent the Carolinas in the NCAA Tournament this year. Two of the teams, Duke and North Carolina, with the Blue Devils being favored to win it all. Good luck in the tournament -- Bring on the madness‼️ pic.twitter.com/XLD4dQONVi — Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) March 19, 2019 Here’s a...
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Jason Huber
March 12, 2019 - 3:26 pm
A late-game push wasn't enough as the No. 13-seed Wake Forest Demon Deacons (11-20, 4-15 ACC) couldn't make up for early second-half shooting struggles against the No. 12-seed Miami Hurricanes (14-17, 5-13 ACC), falling 79-71 Tuesday in the first round of the ACC Tournament. Kicking off the week in...
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Jason Huber
March 11, 2019 - 2:27 pm
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the regular season awards prior to the ACC Tournament taking place in Charlotte this week and Duke freshman Zion Williamson headlines the awards being named ACC All-First Team, All-Defensive Team, Freshman Of The Year and Player Of The Year honors. Despite...
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