Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Hurricanes Gameday Diary: On an Island edition

Sat, March 07, 2020

Justin Williams returns, helps Carolina Hurricanes win in shootoutThe push for the playoffs continues on Long Island. Canes are chasing the Islanders and meet them in an afternoon tilt looking to snap a 4-game losing streak.

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NBA tells teams to plan for empty arenas; LeBron says no way

Sat, March 07, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Yeshiva_Empty_Arena_Basketball_55357The NBA wants its teams to prepare to play games without fans if necessary because of the coronavirus crisis, but LeBron James already says he won't play basketball in an empty arena.

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Duke prepares for UNC, March Madness with zen-like approach

Sat, March 07, 2020

Duke tops NC State 88-69Physical and mental wellness were of top concern to coach Mike Krzyzewski this week before the insanity of March begins.

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Beverly sparks Wolfpack in win against Wake Forest

Fri, March 06, 2020

NCSU-Wake ForestBraxton Beverly found some relief in a season of pain.

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Cunane, No. 10 NC State women beat Georgia Tech 57-48 in ACC

Fri, March 06, 2020

Geaorgia_Tech_NC_State_Basketball_93473Tenth-ranked North Carolina State hung in while missing nearly everything early, then hit enough shots late to grind out a tough win to start the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

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Late run helps Boston College take down No. 3 seed Duke in ACC tourney

Fri, March 06, 2020

Duke LogoAfter the third-seeded Duke women's basketball team used an early fourth quarter run to go ahead by seven, sixth-seeded Boston College utilized a 14-0 run to close the game and take down the Blue Devils, 84-77, in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament in Greensboro, N.C.

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NBA: Teams should get plan in place if virus keeps fans away

Fri, March 06, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Yeshiva_Empty_Arena_Basketball_55357The NBA told its teams Friday that they should be developing processes in case it becomes necessary to play games without fans or media because of the coronavirus crisis.

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Joe Giglio joins WRALSportsFan on radio, TV, digital; 99.9 The Fan announces lineup changes

Fri, March 06, 2020

Joe GiglioAdam Gold moves to Noon to 3 p.m., newcomer Joe Giglio added to afternoon drive and will contribute to WRAL-TV and WRALsportsfan.com

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4-star QB Drake Maye flips commitment to North Carolina from Alabama

Fri, March 06, 2020

Football: Myers Park vs Richmond County (Nov. 29, 2019)Mack Brown has done it again. On Friday afternoon, Myers Park 4-star junior quarterback Drake Maye announced that he has flipped his commitment from University of Alabama to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Maye is the younger brother of former basketball standout Luke ....

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Tiger still not ready, will miss The Players Championship

Fri, March 06, 2020

Genesis_Invitational_Golf_28566The strongest field of the year at The Players Championship will be without the biggest draw in golf.

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