Sports

BOONE, N.C. - A fast start in the first half for No. 25 Miami doomed Appalachian State, as the Mountaineers fell 45-10 Saturday afternoon at in front of a record crowd of 34,658 at Kidd Brewer.

Walker Hume Scores Game Winner Over Pitt,,,,CHAPEL HILL - Walker Hume scored the game winner for No. 1 North Carolina in a 1-0 victory over Pitt on Friday night at Fetzer Field.

CHAPEL HILL --- North Carolina finally makes its home debut when the Tar Heels welcome James Madison to Kenan Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 17. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. and the game will be televised on the Regional Sports Network. This is the latest calendar date Carolina has played its home opener since the 2010 season.

Vikings Win Second Straight....HAYES, NC - The Avery High football team has turned its fortunes around. Following three straight losses to start the season, the Vikings put together a modest two-game winning streak.

BOONE, N.C. –– Appalachian State University athletics and Learfield Licensing Partners have brokered a deal for an apparel line featuring Appalachian State alum and two-time Country Music Award winner Eric Church.