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BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State pitcher Will Sprinkle took a no-hitter and a five-run lead into the seventh inning as the Mountaineers recorded a 5-2 win against Manhattan in their 2019 home opener at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium on Saturday.

Appalachian State Wrestling split two duals in Pennsylvania on Saturday, winning 32-6 at Bloomsburg before traveling 70 miles and falling 31-7 at No. 21 Lock Haven.

DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke baseball team pushed through rain and Northwestern to earn a Saturday doubleheader sweep, taking the first game 5-4 in 10 innings and the second 23-8 at Jack Coombs Field.

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Appalachian State Softball (7-3) extended its winning streak on Saturday to six straight games, making their weekend record 4-0 going into their final game on Sunday. App State defeated Radford 2-0 and went on to defeat Power Five opponent Iowa State 2-1.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Once the game started, it seemed like just another tilt featuring the two winningest coaches in NCAA Division I history, except for the massive record crowd that made the dome's walls shake every time the Orange scored. The top-ranked Blue Devils (24-3, 12-2) improved to 7-0 on the road in the Atlantic Coast Conference.