Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Pack prepped for tough 2016 schedule with faster, healthier offense

Fri, July 22, 2016

NC State downs Troy 49-21 in season openerNC State will start its fourth season under Dave Doeren with new offensive coordinator Eli Drinkwitz and it plans to move fast -- literally -- from there.

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Unbundling: Is the cord-cutting trend overrated?

Fri, July 22, 2016

ACC NetworkDean Jordan of Wasserman Media Group believes cord-cutting's impact is overstated.

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Bravo goal, Chavez brace pace RailHawks and Miami FC to 3-3 draw

Fri, July 22, 2016

RailHawks vs. Miami FCThe Carolina RailHawks and Miami FC played to a draw Friday night at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary.

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Medlin: ACC Kickoff's bullet-point moments

Fri, July 22, 2016

ACC Coaches, Players and Media Gather for ACC Kickoff EventNot every great quote makes it into a story - here are a few from the ACC Kickoff

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Gold: ACC not ready to follow the NBA on HB2

Fri, July 22, 2016

ACC Network FootballThe NBA pulled the All Star Game out of Charlotte because of HB2. As of yet, it doesn't appear the ACC is ready to follow. However, commissioner John Swofford plays a much quieter game.

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Wake Forest looks to rebound after three-win season

Fri, July 22, 2016

Dave Clawson Wake Forest head football coach Dave Clawson has posted back-to-back 3-9 seasons in his first two seasons with the Demon Deacons. In his third season in Winston-Salem, Clawson will look to post his first winning season with the gold and black.

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Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

Fri, July 22, 2016

Obit Dennis Green FootballDennis Green, the trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the Arizona Cardinals, has died. He was 67.

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PGA Championship to stay at Quail Hollow in 2017

Fri, July 22, 2016

PGA Tour LogoWith the NBA officially pulling the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte Thursday, there could be other sporting events leaving the state because of North Carolina's controversial House Bill 2 which requires that people use public bathrooms corresponding to their birth gender and excludes the LGBT community from non-discrimination protections.

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UNC to respond to NCAA allegations Aug. 1, release public copy the next day

Fri, July 22, 2016

UNC Academics InvestigationThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill says it will respond to the NCAA's amended notice of allegations on Aug. 1.

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OSU officials: Coger died after 40-minute outdoor workout

Fri, July 22, 2016

Word of God v. New Hampton Holiday InvitationalOklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart after a 40-minute team workout on the football stadium stairs in hot weather, officials said Friday.

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