Charlotte, North Carolina Sports News

New Mexico cruises to 80-47 win over San Jose State

Sat, January 06, 2018

Sticky fingers and 15 points from Makuach Maluach off the bench helped New Mexico cruise to an easy 80-47 victory Saturday over San José State. The Lobos (7-20, 2-2 Mountain … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s Boys Roundup: No. 1 North Meck rolls, No. 4 Cox Mill ends streak

Fri, January 05, 2018

Elevator ↑Mike Craft, Ardrey Kell: Craft (above) won his 200th career game Friday in a win over Berry. Kameron Flynn had 22 points, eight rebounds, both career-highs. The Knights are … Click to Continue »

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Will Zion Williamson pick Clemson? The majority of recruiting experts say yes

Fri, January 05, 2018

Probably the biggest question in high school basketball will get an answer in two weeks: Where is Zion Williamson going to college? Williamson, a star player at Spartanburg Day, announced … Click to Continue »

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Ex-Carolina Panther A.J. Klein giving Saints pointers on corralling Cam Newton

Fri, January 05, 2018

Former Carolina Panthers linebacker A.J. Klein won’t play Sunday for the New Orleans Saints, due to a sports hernia, but that won’t stop him from helping his new team. Klein … Click to Continue »

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Overwhelming underdogs? Carolina Panthers know that drill, and what can happen

Fri, January 05, 2018

Carolina Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn was eating lunch and watching ESPN this week when he saw an item roll across the scroll: The Panthers have a 30 percent chance of … Click to Continue »

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Who will be the Charlotte 49ers’ next athletics director? Here are 8 possibilities

Fri, January 05, 2018

UNC Charlotte Chancellor Phil Dubois has an enormous task ahead of him: finding an athletics director to replace Judy Rose, who announced her retirement Thursday, effective June 30. Dubois said … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s girls roundup: UCLA recruit, Mallard Creek, dominate North Meck in showdown

Fri, January 05, 2018

Elevator ↑Kennedy Boyd, Providence Day: UNC recruit became the 15th player in school history to score her 1,000th point in Friday’s win over York Prep. Kennedy Boyd recognized for reaching … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s high school boys basketball capsules 01.05.18

Fri, January 05, 2018

Sweet 16 Results NO. 1 NORTH MECKLENBURG 81, MALLARD CREEK 32 North Meck 17 25 26 13 81 M Creek 6 9 13 4 32 North Meck Jae'Lyn Withers 27 … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s girls high school basketball capsules 01.05.18

Fri, January 05, 2018

Sweet 16 Results NO. 1 ARDREY KELL 46, BERRY 23 Ardrey Kell 8 12 13 13 -- 46 Berry 5 8 4 6 -- 23 Ardrey Kell: Journey Muhammad 11 … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s top area high school basketball performers

Fri, January 05, 2018

Seth Bennett, Blake Preston, Charlotte Christian: Preston, a Liberty signee, had 16 points and 10 rebounds in a 63-55 win over Raleigh Ravenscoft, an N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association 3A … Click to Continue »

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