Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Newman: "Great to be alive" after terrifying Daytona wreck

Fri, March 06, 2020

NASCAR_Daytona_Newman_Auto_Racing_47446Ryan Newman was back at the track Friday, sipping on a Coke and casually strolling through the infield of Phoenix Raceway.

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Yanks' Judge has broken rib, no set time on return to lineup

Fri, March 06, 2020

Yankees_Spring_Baseball_75186New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge has a broken rib and it's not clear whether he will need surgery, leaving doubt when he'll be back in the lineup.

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No. 4 Louisville women beat Syracuse 71-46 in ACC tourney

Fri, March 06, 2020

ACC_Syracuse_Louisville_Basketball_80653Dana Evans scored 23 points and fourth-ranked Louisville dominated the second quarter to beat Syracuse 71-46 in Friday's quarterfinals at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

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NCAA hoops game in Baltimore held in empty gym for COVID-19

Fri, March 06, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Yeshiva_Empty_Arena_Basketball_93833In what was believed to be the first U.S. sports event held without fans because of the new coronavirus, Yeshiva University beat Worcester Polytechnic Institute in a Division III men's basketball NCAA Tournament game Friday in an empty gym at Johns Hopkins Un ....

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Tripartisan: Crunch time for the Wolfpack

Fri, March 06, 2020

Duke tops NC State 88-69Every week it felt like the Pack was either riding an emotional high after big wins or trying to rebound from questionable losses, and here we are. A regular season home finale left against Wake Forest that will play a role in not only the team's ACC Tournament seeding but also their NCAA Tournament chances, writes Jam ....

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No. 7 FSU, No. 10 Louisville go for ACC regular-season title

Fri, March 06, 2020

Florida_St_Notre_Dame_Basketball_45930A look at the upcoming week around the Atlantic Coast Conference:

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Tokyo organizers downsize arrival ceremony for Olympic torch

Fri, March 06, 2020

Olympics_Tokyo_Flame_Arrival_Downsize_91197Tokyo organizers are downsizing the arrival ceremony for the Olympic torch because of the spreading coronavirus.

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Smoke returns: Stewart plans to race on Indy road course

Fri, March 06, 2020

NASCAR_Hall_of_Fame_Auto_Racing_92241Smoke is hoping to kiss the bricks one more time.

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Two fans face charges after fight at South Granville vs. Reidsville basketball game

Thu, March 05, 2020

Raw: Aftermath of fight at South Granville High School, Reidsville High basketball gameThe Creedmoor Police Department announced charges against two people on Thursday following a fight that suspended the 2A boys basketball playoff game between South Granville High School and Reidsville High School on Tuesday night.

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Streaking Flyers beat Carolina 4-1 for 8th straight win

Thu, March 05, 2020

Hurricanes_Flyers_Hockey_56601The label has a nice ring to it around Philly: The first-place Flyers.

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