Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Arkansas rides 8-run inning to 11-5 CWS win over Longhorns

Mon, June 18, 2018

CWS_Texas_Arkansas_Baseball_41281Once Arkansas' offense got rolling against Texas in the sixth inning, nothing could stop the Razorbacks. Not even the weather.

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TV host Jimmy Kimmel beat by Sen. Ted Cruz in charity game

Mon, June 18, 2018

Cruz_Kimmel_Basketball_34410Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has triumphed over late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel in their much-hyped charity basketball game that Kimmel dubbed the Blobfish Basketball Classic.

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Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

Sun, June 17, 2018

US_Open_Golf_41539One was about power. The other was about patience.

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Gold: As draft nears, Hurricanes facing several free agent decisions

Sun, June 17, 2018

Carolina Hurricanes beat Tampa Bay LightningThere are several free agent decisions facing Don Waddell and company. From what to pay some of the restricted to whether to bring back Cam Ward to a possible long-term deal for Sebastian Aho, this will be in interesting few weeks.

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Dipsea: A trail race where 'you're either the hunter or the hunted'

Sun, June 17, 2018

Dipsea: A Trail Race Where ‘You’re Either the Hunter or the Hunted’STINSON BEACH, Calif. -- The toughest part of the Dipsea, said to be the country's oldest trail-running race, might not be the first mile, which contains nearly 700 stairs rising through the forests above Mill Valley.

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Fleetwood ties Open mark with final-round 63, finishes 2nd

Sun, June 17, 2018

APTOPIX_US_Open_Golf_10511Somehow, tying a U.S. Open record with a final-round 63 wasn't totally satisfying for Tommy Fleetwood.

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Mexico beats defending champion Germany 1-0 at World Cup

Sun, June 17, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Germany_Mexico_63049Defending World Cup champions have been finding it hard to get out of the group stage lately, and Germany is proving no exception.

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Bulldogs' walk-off win over Huskies in CWS is 3rd in 8 games

Sun, June 17, 2018

CWS_Washington_Mississippi_St_Baseball_33174Mississippi State's flair for the dramatic continued in its College World Series opener.

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Russia's World Cup headache: Keeping it safe, keeping it fun

Sun, June 17, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_Security_05596When a taxi driver suddenly rammed into pedestrians near Red Square, despite intense security measures around Russian cities for the World Cup, fans and other visitors asked themselves: Are we safe?

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Tar Heels knock out Heimlich early, beat Beavers 8-6 in CWS

Sat, June 16, 2018

CWS_NCarolina_Oregon_St_Baseball_08567It took nearly 4 1/2 hours in 95-degree heat to play the opening game of the College World Series.

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