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DURHAM - It's a backyard, tobacco road brawl as the Tar Heels make their way to Cameron Indoor Arena for a Top 25 showdown wit the Blue Devils. Coverage begins tonight at 7 p.m. on WWMY 102.3 FM....

Watauga High girl's basketball coach Laura Barry isn't easily satisfied. Yes, the Pioneers have won 15 games, 10 in league play, and they nailed down second place in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference Tuesday night on Senior Night. But the WHS mentor says, "there's still a lot of games left to play."

The Watauga High girl's basketball team must be considered a one of the favorites to win the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference Tournament favorite after the Pioneers disposed of Hickory Tuesday night on Senior Night at Lentz-Eggers Gym....

WILLIAMS NAMED AN ALL-STAR....MYRTLE BEACH, SC - Ariyana Williams of Freedom High has been selected to play for the North Carolina All-Stars in the Carolinas All-Star Basketball Classic iat Socastee High, in Socastee, S.C., on Saturday, March 18.

BOONE - That was the battlecry Tuesday night as the Watauga High girl's basketball team knocked off Hickory to nail down second place in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference. It was also WHS' (15-7, 10-3 NWC) first win against Hickory since 2009-10, breaking a 15-game losing streak against the Red Tornadoes, and the Pioneers also denied HHS coach Barbara Helms her 400th career win. To hear more on this story, please click on the line below....