Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

ECU advances to American title with 12-1 win over Houston

Fri, May 25, 2018

East Carolina LogoFreshman Jake Kuchmaner tossed his first career complete game helping No. 15 ECU to a 12-1 (seven innings) semifinal win over No. 18 Houston Friday morning at the 2018 American Athletic Conference Championships. With the win, the Pirates (42-16) advance to the title game and will play No. 22 UCONN Saturday, May 26 at 10 a.m. (ET). For th ....

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My Fish Friday: Show us your catch!

Fri, May 25, 2018

My Fish Friday - Charlie JenkinsGive us your best fish photos, with your name, kind of fish and weight, and where you caught it. Then watch for Jeff Gravley to feature your photo Fridays on WRAL-TV starting in late April.

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Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

Fri, May 25, 2018

APTOPIX_Cavaliers_Celtics_Basketball_73074Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was answering a question about Boston's defense on LeBron James during a teleconference when he tripped the security system at his home.

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Triangle teams fill Friday ACC Tourney lineup in decisive day for Duke, NCSU

Fri, May 25, 2018

Duke downs Wake in extras at ACC tourneyAll the local ACC baseball teams are in action Friday as Duke and NC State try to advance to Saturday's ACC Tournament semifinals.

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NFL players, coaches grapple with new anthem policy

Fri, May 25, 2018

Seahawks_Football_10688Seahawks coach Pete Carroll wanted to be talking about football matters — Seattle's recommitment to the run game, the addition of two new coordinators, almost anything to do with what happens between the lines.

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NCAA suspends Louisville's Walz for 1 NCAA Tournament game

Fri, May 25, 2018

Louisville_Walz_Suspended_Basketball_40830Louisville coach Jeff Walz received a one-game NCAA Tournament suspension for comments he made toward NCAA committee members and staff at the scorer's table during the Final Four.

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Danica Patrick eases into final race of her career

Fri, May 25, 2018

IndyCar_Indy_500_Auto_Racing_93365Danica Patrick strolled into Indianapolis Motor Speedway with a sunburn, a surprise gift from an afternoon spent in Green Bay, reading books while lying in the grass with boyfriend Aaron Rodgers.

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Duke, NCSU use different strategies in 'meaningless' ACC tourney games

Fri, May 25, 2018

 Duke, NCSU use different strategies in 'meaningless' ACC tourney games Both Duke and NC State entered pool play games Thursday without much on the line - at least when it came to the ACC Tournament. The Blue Devils won and the Wolfpack lost, but the fate of both for the remainder of the tournament won't be decided until Friday. Jared Fialko reports on ....

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Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

Fri, May 25, 2018

Warriors_Rockets_Basketball_22635The Houston Rockets are so full of physical defenders that Golden State coach Steve Kerr said many look like they could play football.

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NC State eliminated from ACC Tournament with 5-2 loss to Florida State

Fri, May 25, 2018

NC State falls to FSU in ACC tourney pool play, 5-2ACC Pitcher of the Year Brian Brown struggled in his shortest start of the season and the Wolfpack couldn't overcome an early hole it dug itself in a 5-2 loss to Florida State.

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