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Florence forces 3 games with ranked teams off weekend slate

Hurricane Florence has forced the cancellation of several Top 25 games this weekend, including No. 13 Virginia Tech’s home game against East Carolina, No. 14 West Virginia’s trip to North Carolina State and No. 18 UCF’s game at North Carolina. The Category 4 storm’s approach led to a series of schedule adjustments Tuesday for teams … Continue reading Florence forces 3 games with ranked teams off weekend slate

RALEIGH, N.C. | NCAA adopts college basketball reforms for agents, NBA draft

RALEIGH, N.C. — The NCAA is taking steps to try to clean up college basketball, carving out a limited role for agents to work with players and changing pivotal parts of its rules-enforcement system as part of numerous reforms in the wake of a corruption scandal. The Indianapolis-based governing body for college sports announced Wednesday … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C. | NCAA adopts college basketball reforms for agents, NBA draft

Which team is most likely to be next 1st-time CFP team

In four seasons of the College Football Playoff a total of nine programs have filled the 16 semifinal spots. Which teams could be next to crack into the football’s final four? voter Matt Brown, an editor and writer for The Athletics’ All-American vertical, says Michigan or Penn State are among the most likely to be … Continue reading Which team is most likely to be next 1st-time CFP team

BATAVIA, N.Y. | Jim Kelly to receive Jimmy V Award for battling cancer

BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly will receive ESPN’s Jimmy V Award for the toughness and perseverance he’s displayed during his ongoing battle with oral cancer. ESPN officially announced the honor Monday, a few hours after Kelly first revealed the news while attending his charitable foundation’s 32nd golf tournament … Continue reading BATAVIA, N.Y. | Jim Kelly to receive Jimmy V Award for battling cancer

RALEIGH, N.C. | NC State outlines steps taken in federal hoops investigation

RALEIGH, N.C. | April 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — North Carolina State has released a timeline of steps the university has taken to cooperate with investigators since the federal probe into college basketball became public last fall. The university had essentially responded to inquiries before becoming further entangled in the investigation in recent weeks. Chancellor Randy Woodson … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C. | NC State outlines steps taken in federal hoops investigation

NCAA Latest: Loyola-Chicago and Michigan both streaking

SAN ANTONIO /March 31, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament (all times local): 1 p.m. When Michigan and Loyola-Chicago meet in the Final Four on Saturday night, one team will soon suffer its first loss in a long time. The Wolverines have won 13 straight games since losing at … Continue reading NCAA Latest: Loyola-Chicago and Michigan both streaking

Mississippi State routs NC State 71-57 to reach Elite 8

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  /March 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — North Carolina State tried to push Teaira McCowan off the block, then tried double-teaming the Mississippi State star, before ultimately trying to deny her the ball altogether. None of it worked. McCowan still scored 24 points on perfect shooting, pulled down 15 rebounds and generally made life … Continue reading Mississippi State routs NC State 71-57 to reach Elite 8

NC State gets grand jury subpoena for records from NY court

RALEIGH, N.C./March 09, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A North Carolina State spokesman says the school has received a grand jury subpoena from a New York court seeking records. Athletics spokesman Fred Demarest confirmed to The Associated Press that the school’s office of general counsel received the subpoena from the Southern District of New York on Jan. 17. … Continue reading NC State gets grand jury subpoena for records from NY court