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Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball
history who uplifted the women's game from obscurity to national
prominence during her 38-year career at Tennessee, died Tuesday
morning. She was 64.

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University wrestler Forrest Przybysz (Jefferson, Ga./Jefferson) was named to the Spring 2016 Academic All-Southern Conference team, the league announced Monday.

BOONE, N.C. — Ben Winterrowd has been appointed as Appalachian State University athletics’ interim director of communications, director of athleticsDoug Gillin announced on Monday.

CHAPEL HILL – USA Basketball announced the 12-player 2016 United States Olympic team, including Golden State Warrior and former University of North Carolina forward Harrison Barnes.

Greensboro, NC - The baseball gods were smiling down on the Hickory Crawdads Saturday night. Despite their recent struggles (they had lost nine of their last 10 games), the Crawdads broke up Chris Paddock's no-hit bid in the seventh before they staged a late rally to beat the Greensboro Grasshoppers 3-1 in 10 innings at Newbridge Bank Park.