• NBA: Hornets blow lead, lose at home to Orlando posted 20 hours ago

    The Charlotte Hornets had a 23 point lead in the second half get away from them, and wound up losing to the Orlando Magic Friday night 105-100.  The Hornets led by 15 at the start of the fourth quarter, but Willie Green sparked a Magic comeback.  Al Jefferson led the Hornet scoring with 24 points […]

  • College Basketball: UNC plays at Charlotte vs Davidson, Duke Keeps Rolling posted 20 hours ago

    Saturday is another busy day in college basketball, as North Carolina plays Davidson at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte.  Both teams are 2-0 and the game will tipoff at 2:00PM.  Newsradio 1490 is bringing play by play coverage of the game with the Tar Heel Sports Network starting pregame at 1:00PM.  In games from […]

  • High School Football: East Rowan the Lone surviving Rowan County team in the Playoffs posted 21 hours ago

    East Rowan had another impressive Playoff win, but the rest of the Rowan County High School teams all had their seasons end Friday night.  East Rowan.  The Mustangs built up a 27-7 lead, but had to hold off a furious second half rally from the West Henderson host team and were able to hold on […]

  • College Football: Heels blast Duke posted 21 hours ago

    In the battle of longtime rivals North Carolina and Duke, it ended up a one sided contest in Durham, as Carolina got started early and routed the Blue Devils 45-20.  UNC Quarterback Marquise Williams threw for two touchdowns and rushed for two more and got plenty of help from his teammates.  Williams was 18-27 for […]

  • Hornets lose a Buzzer Beater to Indiana posted 3 days ago

    The Charlotte Hornets lost to Indiana 88-86 Wednesday night at Indianapolis.  Charlotte led by as many as 18 early in the game, but closed the gap to just six by halftime.  It stayed close throughout the second half. The deciding points came when Solomon Hill put back a miss by Rodney Stuckey as time expired.  […]

  • Catawba splits SAC Opener with Wingate posted 3 days ago

    The Catawba College Basketball teams opened their conference season at home against Wingate with a split.  The Men’s team fell behind 15-0 at the start and could never quite make up that deficit in an 80-74 loss.  Wingate was led by Senior Guard Ryan Daye with 22 points and Sophomore Forward  Isiah Cureton had 18 […]

  • UNC-Duke meet in Durham in the Thursday Night College Game posted 3 days ago

    25th ranked Duke hosts rival North Carolina in a Thursday night feature football game in Durham.  The Blue Devils are in a position to win the Coastal Division title with a win over the Tar Heels.  North Carolina can become bowl eligible with a win over Duke and could get the satisfaction of keeping their […]

  • East Rowan Quarterback receive top state High School Football Honor posted 3 days ago

    East Rowan Quarterback, Sam Wyrick shared top NCHSAA Athlete of the week for his performance in last Friday’s Playoff game victory over Morganton Freedom.  Wyrick threw five touchdown passes and rushed for two in the 50-49 win that also included three two point conversions.  Wyrick also threw the winning two point conversion TD pass to […]

  • Duke wins over Michigan State at Indianapolis posted 3 days ago

    Fourth ranked Duke rolled past Number 19 Michigan State 81-71 in Indianapolis as the first part of an early blockbuster doubleheader in College Basketball.  Quinn Cook led the Blue Devils scoring with 19 points, Freshman sensation, Jahlil Okafor added seventeen, and Tyus Jones also had 17.  Duke got its third straight double digit win in […]

  • Hornets travel to Indiana Wednesday posted 4 days ago

    The Charlotte Hornets hope to break out of their recent slump, as they travel to take on the Indiana Pacers Wednesday night at Indianapolis Wednesday night.  After a humiliating 107-80 loss to the Dallas Mavericks at home Monday night, Charlotte has lost four of their last five games, including three of four on a western […]