Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Belgium eliminates Brazil, advances to World Cup semifinals

Fri, July 06, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Brazil_Belgium_23694Neymar used Brazil's famed yellow jersey to shield his anguish. The Belgians, clad in red and dancing in a celebratory circle nearby, couldn't hide their relief.

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Raleigh native Devonte Graham signs rookie deal with Hornets

Fri, July 06, 2018

1-on-1: Devonte Graham ready for a chance at NBA dreamRaleigh native and Broughton High School alum Devonte Graham has signed a rookie contract with the Charlotte Hornets.

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Report: Mickelson says $10M match with Woods in the works

Fri, July 06, 2018

Woods_Mickelson_Golf_02723Golf.com is reporting that Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods are contemplating a $10 million winner-take-all exhibition match.

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Hey, Serena, you've won 7 Wimbledon titles; could 8 be next?

Fri, July 06, 2018

Britain_Wimbledon_Tennis_03016It's hard to blame Serena Williams for having some trouble keeping track of all of her many titles at the All England Club.

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Allen, Young scuffle briefly during NBA Summer League matchup

Fri, July 06, 2018

No. 5 Duke 74, No. 9 UNC 64Grayson Allen and Trae Young haven't turned in headline-grabbing performances during the NBA Summer League, but that doesn't mean they aren't grabbing headlines.

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France reaches World Cup semifinals, beats Uruguay 2-0

Fri, July 06, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_Uruguay_France_52013A shot that flew directly at the hands of the opposing goalkeeper turned into a World Cup goal for Antoine Griezmann.

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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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