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  • Now that the NFL draft is over, those who went undrafted are being made offers from teams as undrafted free agents. Several in North Carolina have already been signed including East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden (Bears) and Duke’s offensive tackle Takoby Cofield (Redskins). Meanwhile, NC State was shut out of NFL Draft for the first time since 1996 but Wolfpacker Tyson Chandler, a 6-6 340-pound offensive tackle, signed with the […]

    Undrafted: Duke’s Cofield signed by Redskins; ECU’s Carden by Bears

    Now that the NFL draft is over, those who went undrafted are being made offers from teams as undrafted free agents. Several in North Carolina have already been signed including East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden (Bears) and Duke’s offensive tackle Takoby Cofield (Redskins). Meanwhile, NC State was shut out of NFL Draft for the first time since 1996 but Wolfpacker Tyson Chandler, a 6-6 340-pound offensive tackle, signed with the […]

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  • Duke’s Jamison Crowder is planning on being a wide receiver in the NFL but he’ll make an immediate impact returning punts, and possibly kickoffs, for the Washington Redskins in 2015. The Redskins chose the ACC’s all-time receiving leader with the sixth pick of the fourth round, 105th overall. “I just want an opportunity to get in the league, and I wouldn’t want to play for no better team than the […]

    Skins get a character guy in Crowder who will make impact this year

    Duke’s Jamison Crowder is planning on being a wide receiver in the NFL but he’ll make an immediate impact returning punts, and possibly kickoffs, for the Washington Redskins in 2015. The Redskins chose the ACC’s all-time receiving leader with the sixth pick of the fourth round, 105th overall. “I just want an opportunity to get in the league, and I wouldn’t want to play for no better team than the […]

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  • The Washington Redskins turned away from flashy and picked a solid, NFL-ready offensive lineman in Iowa’s Brandon Scherff with the No. 5 pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. While he can play tackle, he is likely to step into the Redskins lineup on day one at guard to join Trent Williams on the left side. It could turn the Redskins offensive line from a liability to a strength, just like […]

    NFL Draft: Redskins take offensive lineman Scherff, a solid pick

    The Washington Redskins turned away from flashy and picked a solid, NFL-ready offensive lineman in Iowa’s Brandon Scherff with the No. 5 pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. While he can play tackle, he is likely to step into the Redskins lineup on day one at guard to join Trent Williams on the left side. It could turn the Redskins offensive line from a liability to a strength, just like […]

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  • NC State softball player Emily Weiman has earned ACC Pitcher of the Week honors. Weiman went 4-0 for the week and did not allow an earned or unearned run. The Pasadena, Maryland, native allowed just two hits and struck out six batters in her first appearance of the week to earn the win at Radford. In her next outing of the week at home against NC Central, Weiman allowed a […]

    State’s Weiman earns softball ACC Pitcher of the Week honors

    NC State softball player Emily Weiman has earned ACC Pitcher of the Week honors. Weiman went 4-0 for the week and did not allow an earned or unearned run. The Pasadena, Maryland, native allowed just two hits and struck out six batters in her first appearance of the week to earn the win at Radford. In her next outing of the week at home against NC Central, Weiman allowed a […]

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North Carolina’s Zac Gallen has garnered ACC Pitcher of the Week accolades. Gallen tossed his second straight home complete game and his first career shutout on Friday to beat Boston College 1-0. The sophomore from Glassboro, New Jersey, struck out eight and allowed just two walks and three hits, facing only five more than the minimum. With the win, he improved to 3-3 on the year and now holds a […]

UNC’s Gallen named Pitcher of the Week

North Carolina’s Zac Gallen has garnered ACC Pitcher of the Week accolades. Gallen tossed his second straight home complete game and his first career shutout on Friday to beat Boston College 1-0. The sophomore from Glassboro, New Jersey, struck out eight and allowed just two walks and three hits, facing only five more than the minimum. With the win, he improved to 3-3 on the year and now holds a […]

Third-seeded Syracuse overcame a slow start and held on late to beat fourth-seeded Duke, 15-14, to claim the 2015 ACC Men’s Lacrosse Championship Sunday at PPL Park in Philadelphia. With the Orange leading 15-12, Thomas Zenker and Myles Jones scored for Duke within 24 seconds to make it a one-goal game with 2:32 remaining. The Syracuse defense then kept the Blue Devils from scoring the late equalizer as the Orange […]

Syracuse wins as Duke comeback comes up short in lacrosse finals

Third-seeded Syracuse overcame a slow start and held on late to beat fourth-seeded Duke, 15-14, to claim the 2015 ACC Men’s Lacrosse Championship Sunday at PPL Park in Philadelphia. With the Orange leading 15-12, Thomas Zenker and Myles Jones scored for Duke within 24 seconds to make it a one-goal game with 2:32 remaining. The Syracuse defense then kept the Blue Devils from scoring the late equalizer as the Orange […]

The path to an Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Lacrosse Championship title is never easy, but this year’s Syracuse team may be remembered as one that set a new standard for running a gauntlet. Kayla Treanor’s sudden victory goal following double-overtime lifted the sixth-seeded Orange to a 9-8 win over top-seeded North Carolina in Sunday’s final at Klockner Stadium. It followed a familiar script for the tournament MVP, who also delivered […]

Syracuse women’s lacrosse stops Carolina in double OT

The path to an Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Lacrosse Championship title is never easy, but this year’s Syracuse team may be remembered as one that set a new standard for running a gauntlet. Kayla Treanor’s sudden victory goal following double-overtime lifted the sixth-seeded Orange to a 9-8 win over top-seeded North Carolina in Sunday’s final at Klockner Stadium. It followed a familiar script for the tournament MVP, who also delivered […]

The men’s and women’s tennis teams from Virginia each defeated their North Carolina counterparts to earn spots in the ACC championship matches. The Cavalier men cruised into the title game against Wake Forest, posting a 4-0 victory over North Carolina Cary (NC) Tennis Park. Virginia secured the doubles point before the rain came and moved action to Durham. After relocating, the ‘Hoos dominated the singles action, taking the No. 1, […]

Both Tar Heel tennis teams lose to Virginia teams in ACCs

The men’s and women’s tennis teams from Virginia each defeated their North Carolina counterparts to earn spots in the ACC championship matches. The Cavalier men cruised into the title game against Wake Forest, posting a 4-0 victory over North Carolina Cary (NC) Tennis Park. Virginia secured the doubles point before the rain came and moved action to Durham. After relocating, the ‘Hoos dominated the singles action, taking the No. 1, […]



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