Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Duke tops Wake 6-2 in extra innings at ACC tourney

Thu, May 24, 2018

Duke downs Wake in extras at ACC tourneyIt was a game that had no consequence, but it wasn't played that way. Duke (40-14) scored four in the 13th inning and moved past Wake Forest 6-2 in the first game of day three action at the ACC Tournament. The win sets a new school record for the Blue Devils, who will face Louisville Friday morning with a trip to ....

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Roegner keeps rolling as Mudcats drop Wood Ducks 11-3

Thu, May 24, 2018

Roegner keeps rolling as Mudcats drop Wood Ducks 11-3Cam Roegner rattled off another scoreless start while leading his club to a series victory

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Clemson scores 6 in 6th, beats Miami 7-1 at ACC tourney

Thu, May 24, 2018

ACC Baseball Tournament opens at DBAPDrew Wharton and Chris Williams homered during a six-run sixth inning, and Clemson beat Miami 7-1 on Thursday night at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

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ECU drops semifinal game to Houston, 5-3

Thu, May 24, 2018

East Carolina LogoLael Lockhart's RBI single in the seventh inning pushed across the go ahead run helping No. 18 Houston to a 5-3 win over No. 15 ECU Friday Thursday afternoon in the 2018 American Athletic Conference Baseball Championships at Spectrum Field. With the win, the Cougars (36-22) force an elimination game against the Pirates (41-16) on Friday ....

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Bulls fall 7-1 to Stripers in series finale

Thu, May 24, 2018

Durham Bulls LogoA three-run Gwinnett fourth inning broke up a 1-1 tie, leading the Stripers to their third straight win over the Durham Bulls, winning 7-1 on Thursday afternoon at Coolray Field.

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NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

Thu, May 24, 2018

NFL_Meetings_Football_24566Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook.

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Twitter Mailbag: Dipping sauce, new Panthers owner and more

Thu, May 24, 2018

NFL_Owners_Meeting_Football_74947Brownlow's Twitter Mailbag hits all the important topics, like if Pittsburgh is trying to take over Charlotte and what is her favorite dipping sauce.

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Justify's breeding rights sold to farm for $60 million

Thu, May 24, 2018

Triple_Crown_Horse_Racing_35141The breeding rights for Justify, who became the first horse since 1882 to win the Kentucky Derby without having competed as a 2-year-old and followed that feat by winning the Preakness Stakes, were sold by WinStar Farm, China Horse Club and SF (Soros Fund) Racing to Coolmore Farm for $60 million.

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Luke Maye on decision to return to UNC: Time to finish the right way

Thu, May 24, 2018

No. 5 Duke 74, No. 9 UNC 64On Instagram Thursday morning, North Carolina junior forward Luke Maye announced his decision to return to the Tar Heels for a senior season.

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Duke schedules 3-game exhibition trip to Canada

Thu, May 24, 2018

No. 5 Duke 74, No. 9 UNC 64Duke is giving freshman R.J. Barrett a homecoming trip this summer.

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