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Sophomore Rishad Felton notched season-highs with 14 points and 20 minutes as the Lees-McRae College men's basketball team claimed a thrilling 59-58 victory at

“It’s such a great loss for North Carolina – our state, the University, of course the Tar Heel basketball program, but really the entire basketball world. We lost one of our

Former University of North Carolina head men’s basketball coach Dean Smith died Saturday evening in Chapel Hill. He was 83 years old. Smith was the head coach of the Tar Heels from 1961 to 1997, retiring as the winningest coach in college basketball. He led the Tar Heels to national championships in 1982 and 1993, to 13

ZAP Fitness Foundation/Reebok team member and Blowing Rock resident Andrew Colley finished seventh on Saturday at the USA Track & Field Cross Country

The Appalachian State University women’s basketball team took it chin Saturday afternoon in a 108-87 loss to Troy. The Trojans (13-9, 8-5) scored a season-high in