Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

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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As focus shifts away from state title game, Henderson Collegiate remains hopeful it will get to play

Fri, March 27, 2020

BBB: Henderson Collegiate vs Bishop McGuiness (March 16, 2019)Last year, Henderson Collegiate's boys basketball team made a run to the 1A state championship game in just its second varsity season.

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After UNC offer, Dontrez Styles could follow a familiar path for Kinston basketball legends

Thu, March 26, 2020

Boys Basketball: Farmville Central vs. Kinston (Mar. 3, 2020)Kinston standout Dontrez Styles spoke with HighSchoolOT about his recent offer from UNC, Kinston basketball and the legendary players associated with the program, how he is handling the challenges around COVID-19 and who the best player he faced this season was.

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David Cutcliffe talks contingency plans for college football, Peyton Manning and Zoom

Thu, March 26, 2020

miamiduke18Duke head football coach David Cutcliffe joined both The Adam Gold Show and The OG this week on 99.9 the Fan to talk about running a football program remotely, Clemson grad transfer Chase Brice and of course, his former pupil Peyton Manning.

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Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77

Thu, March 26, 2020

Obit-Globetrotters-Neal_Basketball_75405Fred “Curly” Neal, the dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades, has died. He was 77.

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