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BOONE - It's been a good last couple of days for Appalachian State University football coach Eliah Drinkwitz as he landed another verbal commitment from a solid prospect for 2019.

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MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's basketball team picked up a 78-70 victory on the road at the University of Mount Olive Saturday afternoon. The win, which is the team's second straight, improves Lees-McRae's overall record to 7-14 and its conference mark to 4-7.

SATURDAY'S SCORES
BOY'S BASKETBALL
MARTIN LUTHER KING CLASSIC
ATKINS HIGH SCHOOL
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.

BOONE, N.C. - Appalachian State University women's basketball (9-7, 3-2 SBC ) used a dominating fourth quarter to run away with a 67-53 victory against Coastal Carolina (8-9, 0-5 SBC) on Saturday afternoon at the Holmes Center.