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No. 4 Duke dominates shorthanded Evansville team 104-40

Wed, December 20, 2017

When it came to Duke versus Evansville on Wednesday, Evansville was no match. Duke dominated the game from start to finish, taking advantage Evansville’s short bench, and pulling away for … Click to Continue »

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Wednesday’s Roundup: Gaston Day quartet leads way past Liberty Heights in wild game

Wed, December 20, 2017

Elevator ↑Tolonda Rose-Simmons, Hickory Ridge girls: Rose-Simmons won her 100th game as a coach in Tuesday’s win over Concord. Hickory Ridge is No. 3 in the Observer’s Sweet 16 poll. … Click to Continue »

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Wednesday’s high school basketball capsules 12.20.17

Wed, December 20, 2017

Wednesday’s Boys Capsules CONCORD FIRST ASSEMBLY 89, CHUCK DOAK (TENN) 72 CD: 15 23 17 17 72 CFA: 24 18 18 29 89 CD: Morelck 2, Maupin 17 Willett 22, … Click to Continue »

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NASCAR Hall of Famer and team owner Richard Childress shoots at home invaders

Wed, December 20, 2017

NASCAR team owner and 2017 Hall of Fame inductee Richard Childress shot at three masked men who broke into his home in North Carolina on Sunday night, media outlets reported. … Click to Continue »

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Banned sportswriter shouldn’t even have had Duke credentials, College Insider says

Wed, December 20, 2017

The sports reporter who lost his Duke basketball credentials after tweeting a racial comment should not have had press access in the first place, the online publication says. John Stansberry, … Click to Continue »

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Week 16 NFL picks: I imagine some were green with envy about last week’s record

Wed, December 20, 2017

I had it working last week. I was New England. To find an NFL result, you had two options: Watch the game or call me four days before kickoff. I … Click to Continue »

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How do the Hornets become a playoff team? Fans might not like this honest answer.

Wed, December 20, 2017

I’m an NBA fan. I can watch the Charlotte Hornets play the New York Knicks and think, “I will enjoy this.” The Knicks lacked their best player at Spectrum Center … Click to Continue »

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Cam Johnson expected to make his UNC debut against Wofford

Wed, December 20, 2017

North Carolina is expected to get a boost on Wednesday night with the debut of guard Cam Johnson. Johnson, who missed the first 11 games, will likely come off the … Click to Continue »

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Will Muschamp maps out what he’s looking for in 10th assistant

Wed, December 20, 2017

South Carolina will hire its 10th on-field assistant coach on Jan. 9, the first day that person is allowed to be employed under a new NCAA rule. Gamecocks head coach … Click to Continue »

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Muschamp: Gamecocks check right boxes with early signing class

Wed, December 20, 2017

South Carolina coach Will Muschamp doesn’t grade recruiting classes until the signees are sophomores or juniors, but he’s optimistic about the group the Gamecocks added on Wednesday. “Like I say … Click to Continue »

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