CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- Jaylen Samuels ran for one touchdown and threw for another on a trick play, and North Carolina State held on to upset North Carolina 28-21 on Friday, earning bowl eligibility while also locking up a division title for Virginia Tech.

NCHSAA Football Playoffs

Friday's Games


GREENSBORO - A misleading score, indeed. The Watuaga high football team only trailed 35-20 midway through the fourth quarter before Greensboro Dudley broke the game open....

GREENSBORO - Looks can be deceiving, and Friday night's second round state playoff game between the Watauga High football team and Greensboro-Dudley falls in that category.

LAHAINA, HAWAI'I—North Carolina won the Maui Invitational in 1999 and went on to reach the Final Four later that season. The Tar Heels won in paradise again in 2004 and 2008, which became springboards to national championships.

After their latest Maui title — and maybe most dominating yet — Arizona here they come?