Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Forrest caps No. 7 FSU's rally for 73-71 win over Irish

Wed, March 04, 2020

Florida_St_Notre_Dame_Basketball_03255Trent Forrest’s putback with 3.8 seconds left capped a ferocious late charge as No. 7 Florida State beat Notre Dame 73-71 Wednesday night to move closer to an Atlantic Coast Conference title.

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'Host City Contract'gives IOC much leeway to cancel Olympics

Wed, March 04, 2020

APTOPIX_Olympics_Tokyo_What's_Ahead_07298Japanese Olympic Minister Seiko Hashimoto suggested in Parliament this week that the Tokyo Games could be postponed by a few months from the planned July 24 opening and still meet a contract agreement with the International Olympic Committee.

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Daytona tweaks Speedweeks, moves Clash onto road course

Wed, March 04, 2020

NASCAR_Daytona_500_Auto_Racing_36744NASCAR will hit the road for its first race in 2021, part of a schedule shakeup that starts at Daytona International Speedway.

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North Carolina FC hopes to ride momentum into new season

Wed, March 04, 2020

Steve MillerNorth Carolina FC opens its 2020 campaign this Saturday when it hosts Louisville City FC. The team also enters its second season under head coach Dave Sarachan full of the optimism that admittedly accompanies every preseason. The team returned to postseason play last year for just the second time since 2012.

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Henderson Collegiate downs Holmes 72-62 in a game that featured a wild finish

Wed, March 04, 2020

Henderson Collegiate Holmes fight stillHolmes and Henderson Collegiate played in a tight game up until about a minute left in the third quarter. Henderson Collegiate went on a run to take an eight point lead and never allowed Holmes to cut into that advantage in the fourth quarter. Henderson Collegiate won 72-62 when the game was called with about 35 seconds l ....

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NCHSAA releases basketball regional championship schedule, game locations

Wed, March 04, 2020

Boys Basketball: Farmville Central vs. Kinston (Mar. 3, 2020)The N.C. High School Athletic Association has released the schedule and game locations for the basketball regional championships.

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Local runner experiences U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Wed, March 04, 2020

Nike AlphaFly shoesTom Nobles, a recent UNC-Charlotte grad, qualified for the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials in Atlanta.

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Anthony, Brooks lead North Carolina past Wake Forest 93-83

Tue, March 03, 2020

Wake_Forest_North_Carolina_Basketball_28739North Carolina is feeling like it did at the beginning of the season. More importantly, the Tar Heels are winning that way.

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Rocky Mount 5 star DL Keeshawn Silver commits to UNC

Tue, March 03, 2020

Keeshawn SilverRocky Mount junior defensive end Keeshawn Silver, who was recently rated as a 5-star prospect by ESPN, has verbally committed to Mack Brown and the North Carolina Tar Heels. Silver is a member of the 2021 recruiting class.

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Fight suspends South Granville, Reidsville basketball game after pepper spray used

Tue, March 03, 2020

Raw: Aftermath of fight at South Granville High School, Reidsville High basketball gameSouth Granville's fourth round playoff matchup with Reidsville was postponed after fans were involved in a fight that saw the bleachers clear.

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