Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Nelson scores 30, No. 21 NC State women top Pitt 77-66

Thu, February 22, 2018

N.C. State LogoChelsea Nelson scored a career-high 30 on 10-for-13 shooting and No. 21 North Carolina State defeated Pittsburgh 70-66 on Thursday night, the Wolfpack's 10 win in their last 11 games.

The post Nelson scores 30, No. 21 NC State women top Pitt 77-66 appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Duke forward Bolden has surgery to repair broken nose

Thu, February 22, 2018

Louisville_Duke_Basketball_27416Duke forward Marques Bolden had successful surgery Thursday to repair a broken nose.

The post Duke forward Bolden has surgery to repair broken nose appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Raleigh's Simpson tied for Honda Classic lead after opening with 66; Woods shoots 70

Thu, February 22, 2018

Wyndham ChampionshipOn a windy day when par felt like a good score, that's exactly what Tiger Woods got at the Honda Classic.

The post Raleigh's Simpson tied for Honda Classic lead after opening with 66; Woods shoots 70 appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Swain: With bags finally unpacked in Durham, Duke can start packing for San Antonio

Thu, February 22, 2018

louduke29"Unpacking your bags" is an old-school Kyrzyzewski-ism that pre-dates the one-and-done era at Duke, but there couldn't be a more perfect phrase to describe what seems to be triggering Duke's late-season surge.

The post Swain: With bags finally unpacked in Durham, Duke can start packing for San Antonio appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Brownlow: Grayson Allen getting his - and Duke's - groove back

Thu, February 22, 2018

louduke32Grayson Allen up top on offense and defense has helped save Duke. Plus...a little Bagley Theory? Coach K had no time for it after the Blue Devils' big win over Louisville.

The post Brownlow: Grayson Allen getting his - and Duke's - groove back appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

NASCAR heads to Atlanta with a Daytona 500 hangover

Thu, February 22, 2018

NASCAR_Daytona_500_Auto_Racing_44538Austin Dillon is still celebrating his Daytona 500 victory and Bubba Wallace is relishing his sudden breakout as NASCAR's newest star.

The post NASCAR heads to Atlanta with a Daytona 500 hangover appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

Thu, February 22, 2018

Pyeongchang_Olympics_Ice_Hockey_Women_62450Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease.

The post US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

ACC Panic Room: Heels, Devils playing best at right time

Thu, February 22, 2018

Panic Room 022218Lauren Brownlow and Joe Ovies discuss Duke's domination of Louisville, North Carolina's sixth straight win.

The post ACC Panic Room: Heels, Devils playing best at right time appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

US curlers to play for Olympic gold after upsetting Canada

Thu, February 22, 2018

Pyeongchang_Olympics_Curling_Men_92392John Shuster and his U.S. team will play for a gold medal against Sweden after a 5-3 semifinal upset over Canada, a country that has struggled at the Pyeongchang Olympics despite dominating the world of curling for years.

The post US curlers to play for Olympic gold after upsetting Canada appeared first on wralsportsfan.com