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Strong Second Half Propels FMU Past Bobcats

Graduate student Evrik Gary scored a season-high 31 points and Francis Marion University overcame a 13-0 deficit to open the game as the Patriots sailed to a 96-76 victory over Lees-McRae College, Friday night in men's basketball action as part of the Americourt Classic. Full Story

L-R Volleyball Eliminated By Anderson

The Anderson Volleyball Team (17-13) advanced to the semifinals with a 3-0 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne (17-10) Friday evening in the opening round of the 2013 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Tournament at Eleazer Arena. Full Story

Apps Drop Heartbreaker at NC Central

Frank Eaves nailed a three-pointer with one minute left to send the game to overtime, but Appalachian State University men’s basketball was unable to overcome a high-flying North Carolina Central squad in a 76-70 loss on Friday night at McDougald-McLendon Gym. Full Story

Apps Battle WCU For Jug

Several eras come to a close on Saturday when Appalachian State hosts Western Carolina in the season finale for both teams at Kidd Brewer Stadium. The Battle for the Old Mountain Jug kicks off at 3:30

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App State Sweeps UNCG

Emily Corrigan posted 20 kills to pace Appalachian State, as the Mountaineers defeated UNCG 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-11) on Friday to earn a spot in

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Mountaineer Soccer Recognized Academically

Both of Appalachian State University’s soccer programs finished in exclusive company after the conclusion of the 2012-13 academic year, as announced by

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WHS Swimmers Officially Open The Season

Hard to believe, but the winter sports season is offically upon us. The Watauga High boy's and girl's swimming teams opened their respective seasons at the Lenior Aquatic Center in Lenior, N.C., against South Caldwell, the host school, and East Burke.

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Bobcats Receive NSCAA Team Academic Award

The Lees-McRae College women's soccer team has received the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award for the sixth straight season, posting a combined grade point average of 3.33 for the second straight year during the 2012-2013 academic year, announced NSCAA officials Thursday. Full Story

So. Miss, Liberty Round Out 2014 Schedule

The beginning of a home-and-home series with Southern Miss and a home date versus Liberty will round out Appalachian State University football’s slate of opponents in 2014, the three schools announced on Thursday. Full Story

"The Blind Side"

Augustine Rubit’s game, much like his name, stands out in the world of college basketball.

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Wiseman Gets First Career Win

Matt Wiseman, who was a teacher and a basketball coach at Watauga High School, picked up his first win as a varsity basketball coach Tuesday night. Full Story

L-R Women's Basketball Wins Fourth Straight

The Lenoir-Rhyne Women's Basketball Team (4-0, 1-0) remained undefeated on the year with a 74-67 victory over Queens (1-2, 0-1) Wednesday in the Bears' home and South Atlantic Conference opener Full Story

Mountaineers in the NFL: Week 11

Eight former Appalachian State University football standouts are currently on active National Football League rosters. Here is a look at how the former Mountaineers fared in Week 11 action:

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Bentley Adds Five for 2014-15 Season

Appalachian State University wrestling head coach JohnMark Bentley announced the signings of five student-athletes who signed National Letters of intent for the 2014-15 season.

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Eleven Bears Earn All-SAC Honors

The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team, fresh off its third straight league championship, had 11 players garner 2013 All-South Atlantic Conference honors, officials announced today.

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Cottrell Named SoCon Wrestler of Week

The Southern Conference tabbed Appalachian State University wrestler Dylan Cottrell (Spencer, W.Va./Roane County) as the conference’s wrestler of the week, the SoCon office announced on

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Newton Real Comic Book Hero

It's a bird. It's a plane. It's ... "The Blender"?

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Beatty Nets All-Conference Honors

Lees-McRae College senior Haydn Beatty (Norman, Okla.) has been named to the all-Conference Carolinas team for the first time in her career, earning a spot on the third team, announced league Full Story

Two Mountaineers Named All-SoCon

Georgia Southern and Samford each placed three players on the All-Southern Conference team and the Bulldogs and Furman each claimed two individual

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