Sports

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

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

Appalachian State University football became the second NCAA Division I FBS program in the country to begin spring practice when it held its first of 15 spring workouts on Saturday afternoon at Kidd Brewer Stadium.

Chris Burgess’ (Lakeland, Fla./George Jenkins) three-pointer with 2:52 to go snapped a 59-59 tie and lifted the  Appalachian State University men’s basketball team to a

Softball Splits Two Games at Plainsman Invite....The Appalachian State University softball split a doubleheader on the second day of the Plainsman Invite.