Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

AP Was There: Villanova shoots lights out to upend Hoyas

Sat, March 28, 2020

AP_Was_There_Villanova_Georgetown_1985_Basketball_37628A panel of Associated Press sports writers voted in March 2020 on the top 10 men's basketball games in the history of the NCAA Tournament. They are being republished because the sport has been shut down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The following g ....

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Stripped of prime motivation, Duke's Jones explains decision to go pro

Fri, March 27, 2020

Duke_Jones_NBA_Basketball_28832From his older brother's place in Minnesota, Tre Jones explains his decision to enter the NBA Draft and how his family is taken preventative measures against COVID-19.

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ECU AD Jon Gilbert says "no indication" (yet) of no college football in the fall

Fri, March 27, 2020

Navy gets best of ECU, 66-31East Carolina athletic director Jon Gilbert joined The Adam Gold Show and talked about concerns from the COVID-19 outbreak, including the notion that the 2020 college football season might be delayed or postponed.

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Triangle Timehop: Today in local college basketball history (March 27)

Fri, March 27, 2020

UNC vs WashST 3/27/08What 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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Lonnie Poole GM Chip Watson on golf being the lone sport remaining

Fri, March 27, 2020

As Coronavirus Took Hold, Golf Rounds Surged. That Has StoppedThere aren't many recreational sports still happening, but golf is. Lonnie Poole Golf Course general manager Chip Watson joined The OG to talk about golf in the time of social distancing.

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Durham Bulls to hold blood drive on Saturday

Fri, March 27, 2020

Durham Bulls LogoThe Durham Bulls announced a blood drive to be held at the DBAP on Saturday, March 28. The Bulls also announced a United Way fundraiser and a Book Club in other community outreach efforts.

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AP Was There: Duke ends UNLV's repeat bid in '91 Final Four

Fri, March 27, 2020

AP_Was_There_Duke_UNLV_1991_Basketball_71715A panel of Associated Press sports writers voted in March 2020 on the top 10 men's basketball games in the history of the NCAA Tournament. They are being republished because the sport has been shut down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The following game was vot ....

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House of Davis Love III destroyed by early morning fire

Fri, March 27, 2020

Davis_Love_Home_11250The house of Hall of Fame golfer Davis Love III was destroyed by fire early Friday morning in a blaze that could not be controlled, even with 16 firefighters arriving within minutes, the fire chief said.

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No games, big losses: Money crisis faces US Olympic sports

Fri, March 27, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Funding_Crisis_47789The postponement of the Tokyo Games has catapulted the sports organizations that make up the backbone of the U.S. Olympic team into crisis.

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Coaches find ways to support young athletes feeling adrift

Fri, March 27, 2020

College_Athletes_Support_Networks_94484Morgan Coppoc finds herself in a situation similar to so many other college athletes across the country, hundreds of miles away from campus and lost without her routine and her tennis teammates at Georgia.

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