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CHAPEL HILL—The University of North Carolina's men's basketball game at Syracuse on Saturday January 9 will begin at 8 p.m., the Atlantic Coast Conference announced on Monday.

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads have added a new member to the front office, as the defending South Atlantic League Champions hired Robby Willis as a new Group Sales Executive.

No. 7 Tar Heels Beat Yellow Jackets, 86-78....by Aaron Beard....CHAPEL HILL -- Joel Berry II tried to keep his head in the game as the turnovers and frustrations mounted Saturday. He did it the best way possible: hitting a couple of big baskets that helped No. 7 North Carolina to a 2-0 start in Atlantic Coast Conference play.

Camiella Bowl Gets High Marks....CBSsports.com has ranked the 40 bowl games that were played during the holiday season, and Appalachian State's win over Ohio in the Cameilla Bowl on December 19 was ranked 11th on that list.

App State Women Win SBC Opener....by David Cohen....MONROE, La. – ULM returned from its 11-day break and lost a hard-fought 57-54 decision to Appalachian State on Thursday in the Sun Belt Conference opener for both teams at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.