Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Giglio: New NIL report isn't progress from NCAA, it's more of the same

Wed, April 29, 2020

Athlete_Compensation_61930Thanks to some legal wrangling and legislative pressure, the NCAA is finally agreeing to take some obstacles away for athletes to make money off of their name, image and likeness. But let's not confuse Wednesday's report on NIL rights with what it really is.

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No decisions on summer, fall sports from NCHSAA amid coronavirus pandemic

Wed, April 29, 2020

Football State Championship Press Conference (Dec. 12, 2018)There have been no decisions made about the future of high school sports in North Carolina this summer or fall amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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NCCU basketball welcomes two transfers

Wed, April 29, 2020

NCCU transfersThe North Carolina Central University men's basketball program has added two student-athletes to the squad as transfers.

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Checkers release statement after reports surface that Hurricanes will change AHL affiliate

Wed, April 29, 2020

Charlotte CheckersReports have emerged that the Carolina Hurricanes are going to change their AHL affiliate from the Charlotte Checkers to the Chicago Wolves, and the Checkers issued a statement in response to that on Wednesday.

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Todd Gurley gives back to Tarboro

Wed, April 29, 2020

Gurley donationsTarboro native Todd Gurley partnered with a food delivery company to give back to his local community in the form of donated meals to first responders and those in need.

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Salamanders announce delayed start to 2020 season

Wed, April 29, 2020

Holly Springs Salamanders logoThe Coastal Plains League and its member teams, including the Holly Springs Salamanders, have decided to delay the start of their season until July 1.

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Fresh off his first NFL Draft, Matt Rhule is ready for the rebuild - but wants to win now

Tue, April 28, 2020

Panthers_Draft_Football_00397Carolina Panthers' first-year head coach Matt Rhule has rebuilt teams before, and he's ready to do again - but he wants to win now. He talked about balancing all of that between the NFL Draft and free agency when he joined The OG on Tuesday.

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North Carolina governor OKs NASCAR race at Charlotte

Tue, April 28, 2020

Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayNASCAR can go forward with the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway without fans in attendance at the end of May unless health conditions deteriorate in the state, the governor of North Carolina said Tuesday.

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Southern Durham's Chappell commits to Georgia Tech

Tue, April 28, 2020

Northwood_SDurham_FBSouthern Durham High School safety Shawn Chappell, Jr. announced his verbal commitment to Georgia Tech on Tuesday.

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NCHSAA to hold press conference on Wednesday afternoon

Tue, April 28, 2020

Football State Championship Press Conference (Dec. 12, 2018)The N.C. High School Athletic Association will hold a press conference on Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. following the conclusion of its board of directors meeting.

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