Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Road to Omaha: Meet the teams standing in the way of NC schools

Fri, June 01, 2018

NC State falls to FSU in ACC tourney pool play, 5-2The good news for college baseball in NC - seven in the Field of 64, three of 16 regionals in state and one Top 8 National Seed with the opportunity to host a Super regional.

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49ers' Thomas raising depression awareness after sister's suicide

Fri, June 01, 2018

49ers_Thomas'_Cause_Football_80284Solomon Thomas knows the pain of having a loved one take her own life after his older sister killed herself this offseason.

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As leagues debate transfer rules, NCAA moves toward reform

Fri, June 01, 2018

Jalan McClendon transferThe NCAA is about two weeks away from finally making some substantial reforms to transfer rules. The changes will not be quite as extensive as some had hoped and the work is not complete, but considering previous failed attempts, getting anything accomplished on transfers can be counted as a success.

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'I love this game:' NC State superfan ready to watch as NCAA tourney begins

Thu, May 31, 2018

NC State superfan ready to watch as NCAA tourney beginsFans from far and wide will pack Dail Park Friday night for North Carolina State's NCAA Tournament opener against Army West Point. Some will know plenty about the Wolfpack, while others might be seeing the team for the first time all season. All of them could probably learn a thing or two from Ronald Cain.

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Warriors withstand James' 51 points to win NBA Finals Game 1

Thu, May 31, 2018

NBA_Finals_Cavaliers_Warriors_Basketball_71327The Golden State Warriors somehow withstood LeBron James' latest brilliance on the NBA Finals stage.

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Looking for an edge, Tar Heels choose earlier game time for NCAA regional

Thu, May 31, 2018

UNC vs. Pitt 2018 ACC TournamentMany of the host teams in this year's NCAA Tournament will take the field Friday night for their regional openers, but North Carolina plans to be resting by then.

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Fuquay-Varina's Boraski goes from bat boy to head coach

Thu, May 31, 2018

Baseball: Apex vs. Fuquay-Varina (May 25, 2018)Fuquay-Varina is more than a job for head baseball coach Zach Boraski, it is home. Boraski has been apart of the Bengals program for two decades.

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Silver says NBA encouraging 76ers to resolve Twitter probe

Thu, May 31, 2018

NBA_Finals_Cavaliers_Warriors_Basketball_54101Adam Silver has encouraged the Philadelphia 76ers to both quickly and thoroughly resolve the investigation into whether team president Bryan Colangelo used Twitter inappropriately, a story that the NBA commissioner acknowledged was not one he wants to be thinking about during the league's tit ....

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Courage defender says she decided against US team Pride Month call up

Thu, May 31, 2018

US_Women_Hinkle_Soccer_27803Jaelene Hinkle revealed she decided not to play for the U.S. women's national team last year because her Christian faith prevented her from wearing a jersey that commemorated LGBTQ Pride Month.

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Former Tar Heel Kenny Smith could join list of broadcasters-turned-coaches

Thu, May 31, 2018

Broadcast_to_Coach_39286Kenny Smith is an outsider wanting in. The Detroit Pistons could change that.

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