Sports

Here are the scores from middle school basketball games played Thursday night. GBR would like to thank Andy Eggers for providing us with these results.

The Carolina Panthers are reporting that head coach Ron Rivera was named the National Football League Coach of the Year by the Pro Football Writers of America on Thursday.

Arkansas State University football player Markel Owens was shot and killed Wednesday night during a home invasion robbery, according to the Jackson, TN., Police Department has confirmed.

The University of Alabama-Birmingham will interview former Wake Forest football coach Jim Grobe in Atlanta on Friday. Grobe, who is 61-years-old, spent 13 years at

HARWOOD JOINS MOUNTAINEERS:

Katon Harwood, a right-handed pitcher from Asheville, N.C., joined Appalachian State University’s baseball program at the beginning of the spring semester on Monday.