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Closing In On App State's Home Opener

The decades long wait for NCAA Division I FBS football to come to Kidd Brewer Stadium ends on Saturday when Appalachian State University football hosts Campbell in the 2014 home opener. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m.

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Sherrill Wins Gatorade Award

Junior Vada Sherrill of Alexander Central High has been named the 2014 North Carolina Gatorade Softball Player of the Year. Sherrill is the second Alexander Central player to win the Gatorade Award.

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Pate Named Women's Coach at L-R

Lenoir-Rhyne University has announced the hiring of Katie Pate as Head Women's Basketball Coach. Pate becomes the 11th head coach in program history. Pate replaces Todd Starkey, who stepped down last week to become an Assistant Women's Basketball Coach at Indiana University. Pate returns to Lenoir-Rhyne after

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Gallo Dethroned.....

Well, you can't win 'em all. Just ask Texas Rangers Double-A prospect Joey Gallo. Gallo, who played for the Hickory Crawdads last season and won the Minor League Baseball Home Run Championship last summer, saw his short reign come to an end. Gallo, who played for the

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A Will To Succeed....

Two former Appalachian State University football players found new employment this past Labor Day weekend. Wide receiver Tony Washington, who was not selected in the National Football League Draft last April before he signed as Full Story

 
Crawdads Drop Season Finale

The Hickory Crawdads wrapped up their 2014 season with a 5-3 loss to the Delmarva Shorebirds Monday afternoon at Arthur W. Purdue Stadium.

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Corrigan, Brown Named SBC Players of Week

Appalachian State University volleyball earned Sun Belt honors in its first week of action as Emily Corrigan was named the conference Offensive Player of the Week and Paige Brown was named the Setter of the Week.

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Ball State Roll Over Apps, 4-1

Senior Jessi Stuart (Middletown, Pa./Lower Dauphin) scored the only goal for the Appalachian State University field hockey team in a 4-1 loss to Ball State on Monday at the Brandon and Erica M Adcock Field at Appalachian Field Hockey Stadium.

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Mitchell Earns SoCon Player Of Week Honors

Western Carolina junior quarterback Troy Mitchell was today named the Southern Conference Offensive Player of the Week as selected and announced by the league office. The honor is the second of the week for Mitchell who picked up weekly plaudits from College Sports Madness earlier on Monday.

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Crawdads Feast On Shorebirds' Generosity

The Hickory Crawdads took advantage of eight walks and three errors on Sunday night and defeated Delmarva 10-6 at Arthur W. Purdue Stadium. It's also the first

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App Football Notebook

With 109 rushing yards against Michigan on Saturday, redshirt freshman Terrence Upshaw (Duluth, Ga./Northview) became the first Appalachian State University player in 40 years to rush for 100 yards in his collegiate debut. Full Story

 
Childress Smothers Flames; Men Lose

The Appalachian State University women’s soccer team used a hat trick from Sam Childress (Kernersville, N.C./East Forsyth), including her golden goal in the first overtime period to down the Liberty Flames, 4-3, in overtime Sunday.

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Panthers Sign Smith To Practice Squad

The Carolina Panthers signed ten players to their practice squad on Sunday, including former Appalachian State University All-American linebacker D.J. Smith. Full Story

 
Coastal Spoils Houston's Debut

Sixth-ranked Coastal Carolina built a 28-3 lead in the third quarter and withstood a pair of 100-yard rushers by The Citadel in a 31-16 season-opening victory on Saturday at Johnson Hagood Stadium.

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South Florida Survives Western Carolina

Two Catamounts matched or established school offensive single-game records on Saturday night, but it was not enough to eclipse the debut of South Florida running back Marlon Mack. The true freshman tailback rushed for 275 yards and four touchdowns as the Bulls came

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Another Comeback, Another Win

It's really a shame the Hickory Crawdads are playing just for pride these days. They were eliminated from post-season competition eariler in the week. But instead of hanging their heads and sulking over it, the Crawdads have picked themselves up by winnin the first two games

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Apps Win Appalachian Invitational

Appalachian State University volleyball is 2-0 at the Appalachian Invitational after sweeping Tennessee Tech in three sets with scores of 25-18, 25-14 and 25-17.

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No. 23 Tar Heels Roll Past Liberty, 56-29

Marquise Williams accounted for four touchdowns while Jeff Schoettmer returned an interception for a score during North Carolina's game-turning flurry, helping the No. 23 Tar Heels beat Liberty 56-29 on Saturday night.

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Heels Release 2014-15 Schedule

The University of North Carolina men's basketball team will play at least 14 games against schools that participated in last year's NCAA Tournament, including non-conference matchups against Iowa, Kentucky and Ohio State and either UCLA or Oklahoma. The Atlantic

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