Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

College basketball darkened again by new allegations

Sat, February 24, 2018

College_Corruption_Basketball_30776The first blow to college basketball came in September, when a federal investigation revealed hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes and kickbacks being funneled to influence recruits.

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Post from Instagram of ex-NFL player spurs LA school closure

Sat, February 24, 2018

Jonathan_Martin_Instagram_Post_Football_35199Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin, spurred the shutdown of his former Los Angeles-area high school and was questioned by police after a menacing Instagram post appeared on his account.

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Pucks and props help explain the science behind Olympic skills

Sat, February 24, 2018

Passing the puckAs the 2018 Winter Olympics wind to a close, we wanted to take a closer look at the science behind two of the most common feats on ice: the spin and passing a puck.

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Kyle Busch wins Atlanta pole, Wallace still in spotlight

Sat, February 24, 2018

NASCAR_Atlanta_Auto_Racing_07645Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr. was the hot topic even as Kyle Busch won the pole Friday at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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US gymnasts tell AP sport rife with verbal, emotional abuse

Sat, February 24, 2018

Gymnasts_Abuse_11323They were little girls with dreams of Olympic gold when they started in gymnastics. Now they're women with lifelong injuries, suffocating anxiety and debilitating eating disorders.

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Report: Players from Triangle schools named in federal basketball investigation documents

Sat, February 24, 2018

NC State falls 75-61 to Clemson at ACC TournamentCurrent and former players from the basketball programs at Duke, North Carolina and NC State were all named in evidence presented during discovery in the federal criminal investigation into college basketball, according to a report Friday by Yahoo Sports.

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Bagley returns, leads No. 5 Duke past Syracuse 60-44

Sat, February 24, 2018

Syracuse_Duke_Basketball_27876No. 5 Duke and Syracuse spent much of Saturday night confounding each other's outside shooters with their zone defenses.

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Canes lose fourth straight, 6-1 to Pens

Fri, February 23, 2018

Penguins_Hurricanes_Hockey_44495The Pittsburgh Penguins made plenty of moves Friday night, on the ice, with the roster and in the standings.

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Bilas: Players being paid isn't new, and we've known it all along

Fri, February 23, 2018

Jay BilasESPN College Basketball Analyst and Duke Alum Jay Bilas joins Adam & Joe to discuss the recent FBI probe in College Basketball.

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Brownlow: Second-to-last ACC weekend features secondary rivals, bubble ACCtion and more

Fri, February 23, 2018

NCSU beats Boston College, 82-66The big rivalry game is this weekend. Oh, what's that you say? Carolina-Duke is next weekend? Sure, but Syracuse-Duke is THIS weekend. That, plus NC State has a huge game against Florida State, Virginia Tech tries to hang on to top-4 hopes and more in this weekend's ACCtion.

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