Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Standout NC running back to announce college choice next week

Fri, July 06, 2018

Football: Rocky Mount vs. Southern Nash (Nov. 25, 2016)Southern Nash High School running back Zonovan Knight will announce his college commitment on Monday afternoon.

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Maryland releases subpoenas for records in FBI hoops probe

Fri, July 06, 2018

College_Corruption_Maryland_Basketball_24018Maryland has joined the list of schools to receive a grand jury subpoena seeking records in the ongoing federal corruption investigation into college basketball.

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Ex-athletes say Ohio State doc groped, ogled men for years

Fri, July 06, 2018

Ohio_State_Team_Doctor_84451On paper, Richard Strauss was a well-regarded Ohio State University physician who examined young athletes for decades as a team doctor and sports-medicine researcher.

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See how a Kinston school is prepping for first 11-man football game since 1989

Fri, July 06, 2018

Football: Arendell-Parrott Academy vs St. Davids (Nov. 11, 2016)For the first time since 1989, the Parrott Academy Patriots are preparing to play an 11-on-11 football game

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Xander Schauffele looks for repeat win in West Virginia

Thu, July 05, 2018

Greenbrier_Golf_22777Decisions by most of the world's elite golfers to skip the PGA Tour's stop in West Virginia have been a boost for younger players like Xander Schauffele.

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Cary resident can still remember every detail of NFL's infamous 'Heidi' game - and with good reason

Thu, July 05, 2018

Dick ClineOn Nov. 17, 1968, the Oakland Raiders scored two touchdowns in nine seconds to complete a wild comeback win over the New York Jets. It was one of the AFL's most exciting finishes, but there was a problem - nobody outside Oakland Coliseum was able to see it. Those watching on NBC missed the final four minutes of the game thanks to "Heidi," a made-fo ....

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Raleigh native Simpson fires 61, leads at The Greenbrier

Thu, July 05, 2018

Wyndham ChampionshipRaleigh native Webb Simpson fired a 61 Thursday to take the early lead at A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier.

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Brownlow's Twitter Mailbag: ACC football and 'Grease,' taco toppings and more

Thu, July 05, 2018

Britain_Wimbledon_Tennis_23652In this week's Twitter Mailbag, Lauren Brownlow assigns Grease characters to ACC football teams, addresses Duke football's attendance issues/NC State's Coastal woes, ranks taco toppings and more.

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NASCAR's 'Young Stars' tired of blame for sport's woes

Thu, July 05, 2018

NASCAR_Daytona_Dillon_Auto_Racing_57064It was the finish NASCAR banked on as the genesis of its ballyhooed youth movement.

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Finally free from LeBron's reign, the NBA East has no reason to change

Thu, July 05, 2018

Lakers_LeBron_Basketball_59723It was one of the reflex reactions to the bombshell bulletin that LeBron James is becoming a Los Angeles Laker:

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