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  • Duke Duke S Jeremy Cash (Miami, Fla.) is one of 15 semifinalists for the Thorpe Award, an honor presented to the nation’s top defensive back. A second team All-America pick last year, Cash has compiled 63 tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, two INTs, three caused fumbles, four PBUs, four QB pressures and one fumble recovery. In the ACC, Cash ranks first in caused fumbles per game (0.43), tied […]

    Duke, State, UNC football notes

    Duke Duke S Jeremy Cash (Miami, Fla.) is one of 15 semifinalists for the Thorpe Award, an honor presented to the nation’s top defensive back. A second team All-America pick last year, Cash has compiled 63 tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, two INTs, three caused fumbles, four PBUs, four QB pressures and one fumble recovery. In the ACC, Cash ranks first in caused fumbles per game (0.43), tied […]

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  • The final weekend of the regular season will see three division match-ups on Friday and three on Saturday. On Friday, NC State (7-5-4) visits Clemson in a game televised on the league’s Regional Sports Networks and ESPN3, Boston College is at No. 3/7 Syracuse, and Duke is in Blacksburg to play Virginia Tech. Saturday’s three games will feature five ranked teams with No. 6/3 North Carolina (12-4) hosting No. 21/25 […]

    State, Carolina men’s soccer close out regular season on TV

    The final weekend of the regular season will see three division match-ups on Friday and three on Saturday. On Friday, NC State (7-5-4) visits Clemson in a game televised on the league’s Regional Sports Networks and ESPN3, Boston College is at No. 3/7 Syracuse, and Duke is in Blacksburg to play Virginia Tech. Saturday’s three games will feature five ranked teams with No. 6/3 North Carolina (12-4) hosting No. 21/25 […]

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  • The ACC media predictions are pretty predictable. Duke will enter the 2014-15 season as the Atlantic Coast Conference favorite, according to a vote of media in attendance at the league’s annual “Operation Basketball.” North Carolina is picked second and new member Louisville is third. NC State is 9th in the 15-member league. UNC’s Marcus Paige was chosen as the preseason player of the year while Duke newcomer 6-foot-11 Jahlil Okafor […]

    ACC preseason media poll predictably picks Duke first, UNC second

    The ACC media predictions are pretty predictable. Duke will enter the 2014-15 season as the Atlantic Coast Conference favorite, according to a vote of media in attendance at the league’s annual “Operation Basketball.” North Carolina is picked second and new member Louisville is third. NC State is 9th in the 15-member league. UNC’s Marcus Paige was chosen as the preseason player of the year while Duke newcomer 6-foot-11 Jahlil Okafor […]

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  • NC State junior Simonas Bilis captured his second consecutive Men’s Swimmer of the Week award after a strong showing last weekend in a tri-meet at Georgia Tech. Bilis was sensational in the Wolfpack’s tri-meet against Georgia Tech and Florida State on Saturday. Bilis swept all three sprint freestyle events for the second straight weekend. Bilis recorded two NCAA ‘B’ cuts on the day, as he finished first in the 50 […]

    State’s Bilis wins second straight swimmer of the week award

    NC State junior Simonas Bilis captured his second consecutive Men’s Swimmer of the Week award after a strong showing last weekend in a tri-meet at Georgia Tech. Bilis was sensational in the Wolfpack’s tri-meet against Georgia Tech and Florida State on Saturday. Bilis swept all three sprint freestyle events for the second straight weekend. Bilis recorded two NCAA ‘B’ cuts on the day, as he finished first in the 50 […]

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North Carolina’s Mack Hollins was tabbed as ACC Receiver of the Week for his play in the Tar Heels’ 28-27 road victory at Virginia. Hollins did a bit of everything in UNC’s 28-27 win over Virginia. He had a 57-yard touchdown reception in the first quarter and a 63-yard scoring catch in the second quarter to finish with a career-high 120 yards receiving. Hollins also recovered an onside kick by […]

UNC’s Hollins named ACC receiver of the week

North Carolina’s Mack Hollins was tabbed as ACC Receiver of the Week for his play in the Tar Heels’ 28-27 road victory at Virginia. Hollins did a bit of everything in UNC’s 28-27 win over Virginia. He had a 57-yard touchdown reception in the first quarter and a 63-yard scoring catch in the second quarter to finish with a career-high 120 yards receiving. Hollins also recovered an onside kick by […]

Taylor Zarzour, host for the nationally broadcast “Bleacher Report” on Sirius XM Radio, will be the keynote speaker at the Raleigh Sports Club Wednesday, Oct. 22 at Bradley Hall in Highland United Methodist Church at 1901 Ridge Road. Buffet lines open at 11:30 a.m. and the meeting is from noon until 1 p.m. Attendance fee for members is $15 while guest fee is $25. Zarzour started as a sports reporter […]

Sports talk’s Zarzour to speak at Raleigh Sports Club

Taylor Zarzour, host for the nationally broadcast “Bleacher Report” on Sirius XM Radio, will be the keynote speaker at the Raleigh Sports Club Wednesday, Oct. 22 at Bradley Hall in Highland United Methodist Church at 1901 Ridge Road. Buffet lines open at 11:30 a.m. and the meeting is from noon until 1 p.m. Attendance fee for members is $15 while guest fee is $25. Zarzour started as a sports reporter […]

North Carolina faces Georgia Tech in a game of contrasting styles. The Tar Heels move quickly while the Jackets are methodical. Q. As far as this upcoming matchup with Georgia Te ch, they struggled a little bit last week throwing the ball. They’ve become dominant over the years in running the ball. How are you preparing your team for them right now? COACH LARRY FEDORA: For me it’s the same […]

Fedora interview: Heels must be efficient vs. Georgia Tech

North Carolina faces Georgia Tech in a game of contrasting styles. The Tar Heels move quickly while the Jackets are methodical. Q. As far as this upcoming matchup with Georgia Te ch, they struggled a little bit last week throwing the ball. They’ve become dominant over the years in running the ball. How are you preparing your team for them right now? COACH LARRY FEDORA: For me it’s the same […]

UNC is dealing with another strong offensive performance that still resulted in a loss. NC State is dealing with players who took part in some inappropriate BB gun incident. And Duke is coming off a big win over favored Georgia Tech and will be favored at home over an improving Virginia team. UNC Coach Larry Fedora said: After evaluating the film on Sunday and really breaking it down we found […]

Tuesday ACC football coaches’ quotes

UNC is dealing with another strong offensive performance that still resulted in a loss. NC State is dealing with players who took part in some inappropriate BB gun incident. And Duke is coming off a big win over favored Georgia Tech and will be favored at home over an improving Virginia team. UNC Coach Larry Fedora said: After evaluating the film on Sunday and really breaking it down we found […]



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