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When Carolina and Duke played a memorable 41-40 game at Wallace Wade Stadium in 1994, the offenses primarily kept the game close through the air. Twenty years later, the teams again look headed for a close battle—the two teams are third and fourth in the Atlantic Coast Conference in scoring offense—but this time the winning

The Texas Rangers, parent club of the Hickory Crawdads, have named two former Crawdads managers to their major league coaching staff, with Tony Beasley serving as the third base coach and Hector Ortiz becoming the team's first base coach and catching instructor for the 2015 season.

Appalachian State University softball coach Janice Savage announced her signing class Tuesday, welcoming 11 student-athletes into the Mountaineer family for the 2015-16 season.

The Southern Conference named Appalachian State University wrestler Denzel Dejournette (Winston-Salem, N.C./R.J. Reynolds) the conference’s wrestler of the week, the SoCon office announced on Wednesday afternoon.

Watauga Middle School Athletic Director Jim Godwin has announced that today's basketball games