December 8, 2019
College Football

Evans’ 3 TDs lead No. 20 App State to Sun Belt title

Appalachian State coach Eliah Drinkwitz celebrates following the Mountaineers’ 45-38 win over Louisiana-Lafayette in the Sun Belt Conference title game Saturday in Boone. (Brian Blanco / AP Photo) BOONE — Moments after his team won […]

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NC State gets revenge on Wisconsin

NC State’s Devon Daniels knocks the ball from Wisconsin’s Kobe King during the Wolfpack’s win Wednesday in Raleigh. (Ethan Hyman / The News & Observer via AP) RALEIGH — Jericole Hellems had a career night […]

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Battered Tar Heels get blown out by Ohio State

North Carolina forward Armando Bacot grimaces in pain following an injury during the Tar Heels’ loss to Ohio State in Chapel Hill. (Gerry Broome / AP Photo) CHAPEL HILL — Sixth-ranked Ohio State spent the […]


Graham hits 10 3s to Hornets past Warriors

Hornets guard Devonte’ Graham made 10 3-pointers in Charlottes home win over Golden State. (Nell Redmond / AP Photo) CHARLOTTE — It’s only December but Devonte’ Graham is making a strong case for the NBA’s […]


Patriotism is the theme of Christmas at the White House

First Lady Melania Trump examines the White House Christmas decorations in a promotional video (Courtesy White House) WASHINGTON, D.C. — Melania Trump is celebrating American patriotism at the White House this Christmas, incorporating red and […]

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