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ASHE COUNTY BOYS WIN OPENER....WEST JEFFERSON, NC - Judd Price led three players in double figures with 16 points on Tuesday night as the Ashe County High boy's basketball team knocked off Bunker Hill 68-59 in the season opener for both teams.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — North Carolina coach Roy Williams runs a drill in practice designed to mimic exactly what the Tar Heels faced against Kansas State, an eight-point deficit in the closing minutes.

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University has agreed to a home-and-home football series with the University of Miami, the schools announced on Tuesday. Appalachian State will host the five-time national champion Hurricanes on Sept. 17, 2016 and travel to Miami for a rematch on Sept. 11, 2021.

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Appalachian State heavyweight Denzel Dejournette has been named the Southern Conference wrestler of the week for all competition from Nov. 18-24, winning the honor for the second consecutive week. The selection is made by the league office.

SPARTANBURG, SC - Mike Houston, in his second season at the helm for The Citadel, has been named the Southern Conference Coach of the Year by both his peers and the media.