Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Duke sophomore point guard Tre Jones declares for NBA draft

Sat, March 21, 2020

Duke_Jones_NBA_Basketball_28832Duke sophomore Tre Jones says he will enter the NBA draft.

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Tri-Partisan: In shortened 2020 sports season for Wolfpack, Wes Moore and his team ended the drought

Sat, March 21, 2020

It's hard to talk about sports right now, but when reflecting on the 2019-20 NC State sports season, writes James Henderson, it's worth celebrating the NC State women ending NC State's long title drought.

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Stevens: The role of coaches during the coronavirus pandemic

Sat, March 21, 2020

Basketball Boy: Brewster vs Word of God (Dec. 27, 2018)High school coaches may not be coaching in games right now, but they play a vital role in helping high school athletes cope with what is happening in the world today with the coronavirus pandemic.

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Southeast Raleigh, E.E. Smith lead post-regional girls basketball rankings in east

Sat, March 21, 2020

Girls Basketball: Southeast Raleigh vs. Millbrook (Jan. 16, 2020Southeast Raleigh is the No. 1 team in the Girls Basketball East Rankings. The Bulldogs are 27-1 and are returning to the 4A state championship for the fifth time in six years after beating Cap 7 rival Millbrook in the regional championship.

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Biggest tourney upsets? NC State's '83 title run hard to top

Sat, March 21, 2020

NCAA_Biggest_Upsets_Basketball_75883There are still moments, even after nearly four decades, when Ernie Myers has trouble believing it all really happened for his North Carolina State team.

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AP Was There: Thompson, Wolfpack end UCLA's long run in '74

Sat, March 21, 2020

AP_Was_There_NC_State_UCLA_1974_Basketball_31035EDITOR'S NOTE — A 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. ....

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Former No. 1 overall draft picks still available on market

Sat, March 21, 2020

Free_Agency-Waiting_Game_Football_34864Jameis Winston, Cam Newton and Jadeveon Clowney didn't have to wait long to find homes in the NFL when they came out of college.

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Triangle Timehop: Today in local college basketball history (March 21)

Sat, March 21, 2020

No. 14 Mercer upsets No. 3 Duke, 78-71What 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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Olympic pushback: US track joins swimming, urges Tokyo delay

Sat, March 21, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Olympics_Tokyo_2020_83461U.S. Olympic leaders are facing a growing rebellion inside their ranks about holding the Tokyo Games.

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Duke junior guard says he's transferring

Sat, March 21, 2020

cuseduke42Duke junior guard Alex O'Connell announced on Twitter on Saturday that he is transferring to another school.

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