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The Appalachian State University football team has become a magnet when it comes to attracting talent. The Mountaineers added a third secondary player to their mix as Donte Small commits to App State; Lenoir-Rhyne men's lacrosse is in the national finals; App State baseball finished strong, and the Mountaineers hope to keep it going when they open Sun Belt Tournament play on Tuesday night. For more on these stories, Sunday's scoreboard and more sports headlines, please click on the link below....

ATLANTA – Down 10-3 in the final frame, North Carolina (26-24) put together a ninth inning rally and had the tying run at the plate but fell 10-6 to Georgia Tech (28-21) to wrap up the 2021 regular season.

BOONE, N.C. — Senior shortstop Bailey Welch reached first with a single and, replaced by a pinch-runner, received an ovation Saturday as teammates left the dugout to greet him following his final at-bat on Beaver Field in Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

BOONE, N.C. — Senior shortstop Bailey Welch reached first with a single and, replaced by a pinch-runner, received an ovation as teammates left the dugout to greet him following his final at-bat on Beaver Field in Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.