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Avery Gets a Good One in Phelps

NEWLAND, NC - Life can be so unfair and funny at times. Take Avery High's new football coach Jason Phelps, for instance. A guy that wears his heart on his sleeve. You can't help but root for the guy,

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SBC Media Day to Air on WATA

The Sun Belt Conference Media Day event on Monday at the Mercedes-Superdome in New Orleans, La., will air live on AM 1450, WATA from 11-1 p.m. The "Voice of the Mountaineers," David Jackson, will

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Alexander Wins Gold At World University Games

Gwangju, South Korea—The University of North Carolina's Nicole Alexander, a staff athletic trainer with the Tar Heel women's basketball and men's tennis teams, won a gold medal last week while working

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Better Late Than Never....

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads broke a scoreless tie by scoring three runs in the bottom of the eighth nad defeated the Augusta GreenJackets 3-0 Saturday night at L.P Frans Stadium. Jose

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Sun Belt Football Media Day Set for Monday

NEW ORLEANS — The Appalachian IMG Sports Network will broadcast live from the Sun Belt Conference’s Football Media Day on Monday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Appalachian IMG Sports

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MOBILE, Ala. – Twelve current University of South Alabama baseball student-athletes are winding down their respective summer league seasons. Cole Billingsley has settled in with the Yarmouth-Dennis

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Crawdads Clobber GreenJackets, 12-1

Hickory, NC - The hot-hitting Hickory Crawdads took their recent surge to an all-new high Friday night in a 12-1 win over the Augusta GreenJackets in front of 3,123 fans at L.P. Frans Stadium. The

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Hatchell Gets a Visit At Blueberry Patch

Retired PA from the Lineberger Cancer Center, John Strader, visited Coach Hatchell at her Lineberger Cancer Center Blueberry Patch in the mountains of North Carolina. He recently returned from six months of

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Meet The Heels Details Announced

CHAPEL HILL --- The North Carolina football team's annual "Meet The Heels" day is set for Saturday, Aug. 8, from 4-6 p.m. at the Eddie Smith Field House. The event is free to the public and a variety of

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Know Your Opponent: (Part Two)

Last week Carolina men's basketball released its 2015-16 non-conference schedule. Concluding today, takes a closer look at those non-league opponents and what the Tar Heels can expect this winter. For the November portion of the schedule, check out part one here.

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Jordan To Be Inducted in FIBA HOF

The greatest basketball player in the world, Michael Jordan, will be inducted into the FIBA (Federation Internationale de Basketball) along with eight other players in France this September. It adds another

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Licensing Royalties Hit All-Time High

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University’s revenue from licensing royalties reached an all-time high in 2014-15, director of athletics Doug Gillin announced on Friday. Appalachian State’s revenue from the

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Williams Hopes To Provide Shooting Boost

CHAPEL HILL — Kenny Williams III is known for his 3-point range. Just don’t refer to North Carolina’s newest guard as simply an “outside shooter.”

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UPDATED: Avery Names Phelps Head Coach

NEWLAND, NC - Hard to believe, but a former Watauga alum will be patroling the sidelines at Avery High School this fall. Jason Phelps, who played football at Watauga, has been named the new football

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Eagles Favored To Win SBC

NEW ORLEANS – Georgia Southern was picked as the favorite to repeat and win the conference championship in the 2015 Sun Belt Conference Football Preseason Poll, voted on by the league’s 11

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Cox on Doak Walker Watch List

DALLAS — Appalachian State University junior running back Marcus Cox (Dacula, Ga./Dacula) is one of 69 student-athletes on the official watch list for the 26th-annual Doak Walker Award.

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Meyer's Big Night Benefits 'Dads

Hickory, NC - It was a night to remember for Jonathan Meyer of the Hickory Crawdads. Meyer went 2-for-4 and knocked in five runs as the Crawdads clobbered the visiting Greensboro Grasshoppers 10-2 in

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Tar Heel League Results....

GBR would like to thank Stephen Poulos for providing us with these results.

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Apps Get Another Commitment

BOONE - The Appalachian State University football team added another name to commitments for the Class of 2016. Senior Clifton Duck, a 5-foot-11 senior from Matthews-Butler High School, made a verbal to

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