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  • Many times coaches from bigger programs try to win the psyche-out battle by playing up the smaller program’s teams. UNC coach Larry Fedora doesn’t have to do that after East Carolina, 12 point underdogs, hammered the Tar Heels 55-21 last season. This time many oddsmakers have ECU, playing in Greenville, slightly favored over UNC (generally two or three points). East Carolina has been the team with the inferiority complex and […]

    Fedora says his Tar Heels are the underdogs this week against ECU

    Many times coaches from bigger programs try to win the psyche-out battle by playing up the smaller program’s teams. UNC coach Larry Fedora doesn’t have to do that after East Carolina, 12 point underdogs, hammered the Tar Heels 55-21 last season. This time many oddsmakers have ECU, playing in Greenville, slightly favored over UNC (generally two or three points). East Carolina has been the team with the inferiority complex and […]

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  • Duke football is teaming up with Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center, a nationally-ranked pediatric academic medical center, for the inaugural “Score for More Sickle Cell Research and Care” to raise awareness about sickle cell disease and to continue research to find successful treatments and a cure. “Sickle cell impacts the lives of children and adults in our community, including student-athletes within our Duke Athletics program,” said Blue Devil head […]

    Duke football raises awareness of Sickle Cell research

    Duke football is teaming up with Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center, a nationally-ranked pediatric academic medical center, for the inaugural “Score for More Sickle Cell Research and Care” to raise awareness about sickle cell disease and to continue research to find successful treatments and a cure. “Sickle cell impacts the lives of children and adults in our community, including student-athletes within our Duke Athletics program,” said Blue Devil head […]

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  • The Hurricanes have invited 51 players to their main training camp, including five goaltenders, 18 defensemen and 28 forwards. All training camp practices are open to the media. See the training camp schedule by clicking here. Seventeen players who represented the Hurricanes for the last five days during the NHL Prospects Tournament in Traverse City, MI, will join the main camp: forwards Phil Di Giuseppe, Patrick Brown, Clark Bishop, Victor […]

    Hurricanes training camp open to the public

    The Hurricanes have invited 51 players to their main training camp, including five goaltenders, 18 defensemen and 28 forwards. All training camp practices are open to the media. See the training camp schedule by clicking here. Seventeen players who represented the Hurricanes for the last five days during the NHL Prospects Tournament in Traverse City, MI, will join the main camp: forwards Phil Di Giuseppe, Patrick Brown, Clark Bishop, Victor […]

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  • North Carolina senior libero Ece Taner and NC State freshman middle blocker Kaitlyn Kearney have earned this week’s Atlantic Coast Conference volleyball honors, as Taner was named Player of the Week and Kearney was tabbed Freshman of the Week. Taner led the Tar Heels to three victories over the weekend in the 18th annual Carolina Classic, including a signature victory over No. 16 Kentucky. In the five set thriller, Ece […]

    State, UNC volleyballers honored by the ACC

    North Carolina senior libero Ece Taner and NC State freshman middle blocker Kaitlyn Kearney have earned this week’s Atlantic Coast Conference volleyball honors, as Taner was named Player of the Week and Kearney was tabbed Freshman of the Week. Taner led the Tar Heels to three victories over the weekend in the 18th annual Carolina Classic, including a signature victory over No. 16 Kentucky. In the five set thriller, Ece […]

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The Pawtucket Red Sox limited the Durham Bulls to just three hits Saturday night at the DBAP, earning a 4-1 victory over the Bulls en route to the franchise’s fourth Governors’ Cup crown. Pawtucket was in command from the start, scoring the game’s first run in the top of the first inning when Bryce Brentz doubled to left field, scoring Ivan De Jesus. In the third the visitors doubled their […]

PawSox limit Bulls to three hits to take Governors’ Cup

The Pawtucket Red Sox limited the Durham Bulls to just three hits Saturday night at the DBAP, earning a 4-1 victory over the Bulls en route to the franchise’s fourth Governors’ Cup crown. Pawtucket was in command from the start, scoring the game’s first run in the top of the first inning when Bryce Brentz doubled to left field, scoring Ivan De Jesus. In the third the visitors doubled their […]

The Pawtucket Red Sox struck for a two-run homer in the top of the 13th inning to defeat the Durham Bulls 4-2 Friday night at the DBAP, forcing a decisive Game Five Saturday night. Down to their final strike in the top of the ninth, PawSox leadoff hitter Rusney Castillo lined a pitch into center field off the Bulls’ 2014 Pitcher of the Year Adam Liberatore, scoring pinch runner Derrik […]

Bulls, within a hair of winning, fall in 13th as PawSox force final game

The Pawtucket Red Sox struck for a two-run homer in the top of the 13th inning to defeat the Durham Bulls 4-2 Friday night at the DBAP, forcing a decisive Game Five Saturday night. Down to their final strike in the top of the ninth, PawSox leadoff hitter Rusney Castillo lined a pitch into center field off the Bulls’ 2014 Pitcher of the Year Adam Liberatore, scoring pinch runner Derrik […]

For the second straight night the Durham Bulls scored a one-run victory over the Pawtucket Red Sox, earning a 4-3 win Thursday night at the DBAP. The win gives the Bulls a 2-1 series lead in the Best-of-Five Governors’ Cup Final and moves the squad within one win of its second straight International League Title. Leading 4-2 in the top of the ninth, Durham turned to right-hander Josh Lueke to […]

Bulls hold off PawSox; one win away from title

For the second straight night the Durham Bulls scored a one-run victory over the Pawtucket Red Sox, earning a 4-3 win Thursday night at the DBAP. The win gives the Bulls a 2-1 series lead in the Best-of-Five Governors’ Cup Final and moves the squad within one win of its second straight International League Title. Leading 4-2 in the top of the ninth, Durham turned to right-hander Josh Lueke to […]

After notching two interceptions in North Carolina’s 31-27 win over San Diego State, sophomore cornerback Brian Walker (Charlotte, NC) has been named the Jim Thorpe Defensive Back of the Week. Walker’s performance helped lead North Carolina to their first 2-0 start since the 2011 season. In the opening quarter, Walker returned his first interception of the game 100 yards for a touchdown to give North Carolina an early 7-0 lead. […]

UNC’s Walker earns national defensive back of the week

After notching two interceptions in North Carolina’s 31-27 win over San Diego State, sophomore cornerback Brian Walker (Charlotte, NC) has been named the Jim Thorpe Defensive Back of the Week. Walker’s performance helped lead North Carolina to their first 2-0 start since the 2011 season. In the opening quarter, Walker returned his first interception of the game 100 yards for a touchdown to give North Carolina an early 7-0 lead. […]



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