Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Sarr, Wake Forest deal blow to Irish NCAA hopes

Sat, February 29, 2020

Wake Forest LogoAnother day, another career-high scoring day for Wake Forest 7-footer Olivier Sarr.

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Fayetteville State falls to Winston-Salem State in CIAA men's title game

Sat, February 29, 2020

Fayetteville StateRobert Colon's three free throws with 4.6 seconds remaining completed a late comeback by Winston-Salem State as they defeated Fayetteville State, 63-62, to capture the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association men's basketball tournament title Saturday afternoon at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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CIAA tourney: Balancing basketball, partying for 75 years

Sat, February 29, 2020

CIAA_Tournament_Basketball_51455Bobby Vaughan can't help but smile when he thinks about the tradition of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament.

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Galen Rupp wins 2nd straight US Olympic marathon trials

Sat, February 29, 2020

Starting blockGalen Rupp, Aliphine Tuliamuk and America's other top distance runners have claimed their spots on the U.S. Olympic marathon team.

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Fleetwood the leader going into final round of Honda Classic

Sat, February 29, 2020

Honda_Classic_Golf_58600Tommy Fleetwood has won in Scotland, England, the United Arab Emirates, France, South Africa, even Kazakhstan.

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Golden State star Curry not quite ready to return Sunday

Sat, February 29, 2020

Warriors_Curry_Basketball_32565Stephen Curry had hoped to play for the Warriors on Sunday at home against the Washington Wizards after being sidelined for four months, but he won't return from a broken left hand quite that soon.

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US-based pro sports leagues monitoring coronavirus outbreak

Sat, February 29, 2020

Brewers_Cubs_Spring_Baseball_29206Major North American professional sports leagues are talking to health officials and informing teams about the coronavirus outbreak that has led to the first reported death in the U.S.

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What if they played the games and nobody came?

Sat, February 29, 2020

Italy_Soccer_Virus_Outbreak_96573What if they played a game and nobody came?

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Red, white & shoes? Footwear at forefront of marathon trials

Sat, February 29, 2020

US_Marathon_Trials-Shoe_Game_03306In his biggest race, distance runner Jacob Riley might slip on a pair of shoes he's never even broken in.

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Woods takes 3rd straight week off by skipping Bay Hill

Sat, February 29, 2020

Genesis_Invitational_Golf_82216Tiger Woods is taking a third straight week off by deciding against playing the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill.

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