Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Louisville adjusts to new date, season for Kentucky Derby

Sat, April 18, 2020

Sports_Deserted_Icons_Louisville_18146Postponing the Kentucky Derby was jarring enough for a city that draws much of its identity from hosting horse racing’s marquee event.

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NFL following NBA's lead in blurring traditional positions

Sat, April 18, 2020

NFL_Combine_Football_06549The NFL is embracing dexterity for the first time since the 1960s, when expanded rosters and the age of specialization ushered out the last of the great two-way players such as Chuck Bednarik and Les Richter.

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Brownlow's Mailbag: Hot seats, quarantine habits and college football speculation

Fri, April 17, 2020

gtduke02The off-season Twitter Mailbag started a little later than usual, but Lauren Brownlow will answer your questions for the duration of the sports hiatus. This week, she looks at college basketball hot seats, what the college football season might look like, her All-Quarantine team and bad quarantine habits.

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Cole Anthony declares for the NBA Draft

Fri, April 17, 2020

UNC-NCSUNorth Carolina's Cole Anthony declared for the NBA Draft on Friday, the school announced on Friday in a release. Anthony led Carolina in scoring with 18.5 points per game.

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Sporting events without fans could happen

Fri, April 17, 2020

Sports could return after coronavirus but without fans for nowGov. Roy Cooper sparked a lot of discussion about the immediate future of college sports in North Carolina when he mentioned how the UNC/Duke basketball game could be played in an empty arena

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Coach K, former manager donates $225,000 to NC food bank

Fri, April 17, 2020

Donation of $225,000 made to NC food bank from foundationCoach K, former manager donates $225,000 to NC food bank

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Ionescu goes No. 1 in WNBA draft to New York Liberty

Fri, April 17, 2020

Women's_All-America_Basketball_72542Oregon star Sabrina Ionescu was the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft, as expected.

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Not so fast: Justin Williams hasn't decided anything about retirement, he tells The Adam Gold Show

Fri, April 17, 2020

penscanes27Carolina Hurricanes' winger Justin Williams joined The Adam Gold Show to discuss his possible retirement plans (or lack thereof) and more after a recent report seemed to suggest he was going to retire if the NHL did not continue this season.

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UNC lands commitment from Glenn 4-star LB Raneiria Dillworth

Fri, April 17, 2020

UNC Football, GenericGlenn High School junior Raneiria "RaRa" Dillworth will be playing college football for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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West Forsyth 3-star OG Jared Wilson commits to UNC

Fri, April 17, 2020

UNC LogoWest Forsyth offensive guard Jared Wilson announced his commitment to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Friday afternoon.

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