North Carolina headed to Greensboro on Friday and James Michael McAdoo leaving North Carolina/Chapel Hill on Thursday

Posted by Andy Durham on April 3, 2014 at 3:21 pm under College | Read the First Comment

The North Carolina Tar Heels football team will be at Grimsley High School’s Jamieson Stadium for a scrimmage on Friday and the Tar Heels’ James Michael McAdoo has declared for the NBA Draft today/Thursday…. Football team headed to Greensboro on Friday and McAdoo ready to leave Chapel Hill too, as of today, he has made …Read the Rest…

Fab Five Girls Basketball Locally

Posted by Guest Columnist on April 2, 2014 at 1:31 pm under High School | 4 Comments to Read

Over the past 5 years from the period of 2009-2014 there have been some tremendous players from this area. Below are players and their resumes that displays their productivity and accomplishments. Select your “Five Fab” and reserves.Some names may not appear that you feel are better choices and that’s fine. Just be sure that when …Read the Rest…

Wojo could be a ‘Go-Go’:Duke basketball assistant interviewed for the Marquette job today

Posted by Andy Durham on March 31, 2014 at 8:22 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Duke Blue Devils’ assistant men’s basketball coach Steve Wojciechowski interviewed for the vacant Marquette head coaching job today/Monday and Wojo could be a ‘Go-Go’, or on the ‘go-go’, from Duke… Always thought he might the be the one to replace Coach K…Maybe he will leave, get some head coaching experience and then come back to …Read the Rest…

Looking for a couple of coaches??

Posted by Andy Durham on March 29, 2014 at 11:27 am under College | 10 Comments to Read

We need at least two coaches…. They need a new basketball coach at Wake Forest and who should it be? Gregg Marshall(Wichita State), Chris Mack(Xavier), Ben Howland(Free Agent), and do we have more names that should be on the prospect list??? They need a new football coach at Northern Guilford and who will be the …Read the Rest…

Tar Heels top Friars:UNC over Providence 79-77(McAdoo with 16 pts/10 boards)

Posted by Andy Durham on March 21, 2014 at 10:05 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Final from San Antonio, Texas: North Carolina 79 Providence 77 James Michael McAdoo with 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Heels….Marcus Paige paced the scoring with 19 points, Brice Johnson added 16, Kennedy Meeks pumped in 12 and JP Tokoto chipped in with 10….

N.C. State defeats Xavier 74-59 at Dayton, up next it is St. Louis in Orlando

Posted by Andy Durham on March 18, 2014 at 10:11 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

NCAA First Four Final from Dayton, Ohio: N.C. State 74 Xavier 59 T.J Warren led the Wolfpack with 25 points… *****The winner of this game plays St. Louis on Thursday in Orlando, Florida*****

Wake Forest Basketball Update

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:14 am under College | 12 Comments to Read

Wake Forest Basketball Update for Wednesday March 19, 2014: Dan Collins from the Winston-Salem Journal had an article today that said it was business as usual for coach Jeff Bzdelik, but that he was under a lot of pressure….Another tip coming in today saying there is a stir/movment that there will be a press conference …Read the Rest…

Virginia Cavaliers are the 2014 ACC Tournament Champions, as UVA makes the plays on a ‘Wahoo Day’, at the Greensboro Coliseum

Posted by Andy Durham on March 16, 2014 at 3:36 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Final from the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum: Virginia 72 Duke 63 UVA’s Joe Harris is your 2014 ACC Tournament Most Valuable Player/MVP *****Outstading games on Sunday from Harris, Malcomb Brogden, Akil Mitchell(Charlotte Christian and we saw him play many times vs. Greensboro Day School), High Point’s Anthony Gill and the list …Read the Rest…

T.J. Warren named ACC Player of the Year:Warren tops Parker 48-25

Posted by Andy Durham on March 11, 2014 at 1:26 pm under College | Read the First Comment

from Media voters selected North Carolina State University sophomore forward T.J. Warren as the ACC’s Player of the Year, the league announced Tuesday. Warren, a Durham native, averaged 24.8 points and 7.1 rebounds per game for the Wolfpack, who finished the 2013-14 regular season 9-9 in league play and 19-12 overall. He was named …Read the Rest…

Jason Capel(GDS) gone/out as the head basketball coach at Appalachian State University

Posted by Andy Durham on March 10, 2014 at 8:21 pm under College | 2 Comments to Read

The former 8th grade starting basketball player at the Greensboro Day School, Jason Capel, is out/gone as the men’s basketball coach at Appalachian State… News coming in from www.wralsportsfan.comBOONE, N.C. — Jason Capel has been let go after four seasons at Appalachian State. Athletic director Charlie Cobb said Monday that the school will not …Read the Rest…

We were saying this a month ago and now Joe Ovies and others are saying it too:T.J. Warren(N.C. State) should be POY in ACC

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:28 pm under College | 10 Comments to Read

*****Update:First Team All-ACC Announced today with T.J. Warren and Jabari Parker at 231 votes each.***** We were saying it right here over a month ago, and now others, inculding Joe Ovies from The Fan, are saying it too….. T.J. Warren(N.C. State) should be named the Player of the Year in the ACC….. Warren just …Read the Rest…

HPU beats Campbell, advances to Big South title game

Posted by Press Release on March 8, 2014 at 11:27 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

CONWAY, S.C. – The top-seeded High Point University women’s basketball team beat No. 4 Campbell, 73-69, in the Big South Tournament semifinals on Saturday in Conway, S.C. The Panthers will play in the Big South title game on Sunday at 5 p.m. against either No. 2 Liberty or No. 3 Winthrop. “One more game,” said …Read the Rest…

Elon Faces Chattanooga in SoCon Semifinals

Posted by Press Release on at 11:22 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Elon Faces Chattanooga in SoCon Semifinals ASHEVILLE, N.C. – After defeating Appalachian State in the quarterfinals Saturday, the fifth-seeded Elon women’s basketball team will take on top-seeded Chattanooga Sunday, March 9, at noon in the U.S. Cellular Center in the Southern Conference Tournament semifinals. #5 Elon (15-15) vs. #1 Chattanooga (27-3) Date: Sunday, March 9 …Read the Rest…

ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament on Saturday night at the Greensboro Coliseum:Notre Dame and Duke will meet for Title on Sunday nigiht

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:37 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

*****Notre Dame vs. Duke on Sunday night at 7pm, for the ACC Womenn’s Basketball Tournament Championship…***** Scores coming in from Dennis White at Notre Dame 83 N.C. State 48 Duke 66 North Carolina 61

New NCAA Men’s Hoops Top 25 Poll, ACC Men Tonight and All-ACC Selections

Posted by Guest Columnist on March 3, 2014 at 1:35 pm under College | 3 Comments to Read

New Men’s College Basketball Top 25 Basketball Poll is in with: #1 Florida #4 Duke #5 Virginia #7 Syracuse #14 North Carolina *****See all of the teams in the Men’s Top 25 when you CLICK HERE. ACC Men Hoops Tonight: Notre Dame(15-15) at North Carolina(22-7) 7pm N.C. State(17-12) at Pittsburgh(22-7) 9pm Who will be on …Read the Rest…

Local College Girls/Womens Basketball:Impact 20-win seasons

Posted by Guest Columnist on February 27, 2014 at 3:48 pm under College | 5 Comments to Read

In college basketball winning 20 games or more in a season is considered a pretty good job well done. Or, if a team has made tremendous strides from one season to the next. Below are local basketball girls whom teams have made great strides and their impact has been felt. 20 WINS OR MORE TEAMS: …Read the Rest…

Titans’ Men’s Basketball Report:GTCC tops GCC

Posted by Andy Durham on at 3:33 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GTCC Men’s Basketball Date Of Contest::2/26/2014 Site::Vance-Granville Community College Opponent::Vance-Granville Community College Result:: Guilford Technical Community College 108 Granville Community College 75 GTCC Overall Record::11-16 Region X Record::6-11 Key Individual Performers (with hometown):: Keith Jackson (Winston-Salem, NC) 25pts, 7reb; Mark Chinn (Jacksonville, NC) 23pts, 5steals; Aubrey Daniel 21pts, 10reb; Nick Hudson (Charlotte, NC) 18pts, 8assists; …Read the Rest…

ACC Men’s Basketball from Wednesday night:Page with 35 and Warren with 36 in a great State-Carolina Clash with OT in Raleigh

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:56 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Finals from last night in ACC Men’s Hoops North Carolina 85 N.C. State 84 (OT) T.J. Warren with 36 points for State and Marcus Paige with 35 for UNC…. Virginia 65 Miami 40 Notre Dame 65 Georgia Tech 62 Pittsburgh 66 Boston College 59

Devan Gregory(Dudley High School/Greensboro College) named USA South Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year and named Second Team All-Conference

Posted by Andy Durham on February 26, 2014 at 12:34 pm under College, High School | Read the First Comment

*****The award goes to a kid who used to shoot a lot of basketball at the Brown Recreation Center, down on Vandalia Road….’Down at the Brown’, and now a big name around town…That’s Devan Gregory and we are proud of DG and his accomplishments….***** FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) – The USA South Athletic Conference has announced its …Read the Rest…

GTCC Men return to winner’s circle with basketball win over Lenior Community College

Posted by Andy Durham on February 25, 2014 at 3:04 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Guilford Tech Men’s Basketball Date Of Contest::2/24/2014 Site:: at GTCC Opponent::Lenoir Community College Result: Guilford Technical Community College 87 Lenior Community College 83 GTCC Overall Record::(10-16) Region X Record::(5-11) Key Individual Performers from GTCC:: Mark Chinn 22pts; Keith Jackson 18pts, 14reb; Aubrey Daniel 18pts, 10reb;Aubrey Dawson 9pts, 4blocked shots; Andre Saunders 7assists, 5pts. Next GTCC …Read the Rest…