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Appalachian State University had 227 student-athletes named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll for the 2013-14 academic year, as announced by the league office on Thursday.

Appalachian State University athletics has announced a series of fan contests to be held in conjunction with Sun Belt Day on Tuesday, July 1.

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Michael Green has been named the 2013-14 South Atlantic Conference Male Athlete Of The Year, announced today the league's Athletic Directors Council.

Rising junior Joseph Lowder of Ashe County High tossed two scoreless innings and Brock Johnson of South Caldwell went 2-4 with a walk and a run-batted-in as Region 7 defeated Region 1 5-4 at BB&T

The Charlotte Hornets unveiled their new uniforms on Thursday afternoon. And the Hornets will feature three different uniforms this season.