Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

MLB extends support to minor leaguers through May

Tue, March 31, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Florida_71336Major League Baseball is extending its financial support to minor league players through May while suspending their contracts because of the new coronavirus pandemic.

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Pacanovsky: To the Class of 2020

Tue, March 31, 2020

Apex High School vs Apex Friendship High School - March 13, 2020I played lacrosse in high school, a spring sport in North Carolina. For me, I knew our season was coming to an end as we entered the playoffs. I had made peace with the fact that I was soon going to be playing my last game ever.

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HBO's 'The Scheme' will leave college basketball fans with more questions than answers

Tue, March 31, 2020

Christian Dawkins in HBO's Christian Dawkins opens up in an HBO documentary about the recent college basketball scandal but it will leave you with more questions about the FBI investigation than answers.

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Adapt or atrophy: UNC turns to technology to stay fit for football

Mon, March 30, 2020

Brian Hess Pic-Zoom InterviewUNC's strength and conditioning coach Brian Hess has started thinking outside the box for voluntary workouts.

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NCAA grants spring sport athletes an additional year of eligibility

Mon, March 30, 2020

NCAA-Revenue_Distribution_71302The NCAA's DI Council voted Monday to approve waivers for spring sport athletes whose seasons were impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.

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UNC AD Bubba Cunningham on The OG: 'How do you go about preparing for an uncertain ending?'

Mon, March 30, 2020

Fan Town HallNorth Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham joined The OG on Monday to talk about the uncertainty around college athletics as it relates to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Triangle Timehop: Today in local college basketball history (March 30)

Mon, March 30, 2020

AP_Was_There_Duke_UNLV_1991_Basketball_71715What to do without college basketball? Well, why not take a trip down memory lane and explore what happened on this day in the storied histories of the three Triangle college basketball programs?

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NC State AD Boo Corrigan is taking approach to COVID-19 outbreak day by day

Mon, March 30, 2020

Boo CorriganNC State athletic director joined The Adam Gold Show on Monday to talk about how he's helping his athletes deal with the coronavirus and the possibility of spring sport athletes getting additional eligibility.

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Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 in 2021

Mon, March 30, 2020

Olympics_Tokyo_Postponement_32982The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games.

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NCHSAA remains hopeful for return of high school sports after pandemic suspends activities

Mon, March 30, 2020

Football State Championship Press Conference (Dec. 12, 2018)This Thursday will mark three weeks since the N.C. High School Athletic Association announced basketball state championships would be postponed indefinitely and the spring sports season would be suspended.

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