• High School Football posted 15 hours ago

    Another full slate of High School Football for Rowan County schools Friday night. Feature game on Newsradio 1490 and 1490wstp.com has East Rowan, coming off their surprise 59-14 romp over West Rowan last week, hosting Ledford in a non-conference game. Ledford is 6-2 on the year, and their only losses were to unbeatens, Ashebro and […]

  • Thursday Football posted 15 hours ago

    The NFL Thursday night game has San Diego at Denver.  The Broncos lead the NFC West with a 5-1 record, while the Chargers are 5-2.  San Diego was the only team in the NFL that beat the Broncos in Denver last year.  Kickoff is 8:25PM In college action, Number 18 East Carolina hosts Connecticut in […]

  • KC evens the World Series posted 16 hours ago

    The Kansas City Royals bounced back from their only postseason defeat with a 7-2 win over the San Francisco Giants at KC Wednesday night.  The World Series is now tied at a game apiece.  The game was tied 2-2, when the Royals scored five runs in the fifth inning to get the five run lead […]

  • UNC Scandal revealed posted 16 hours ago

    A scandal involving bogus classes and grades at the University of North Carolina was bigger than previously reported, encompassing about 1,500 athletes and 3,100 students overall who got easy A’s and B’s over a span of nearly two decades according to an investigation revealed Wednesday.  At least nine university employees were fired or under disciplinary […]

  • NFL Notes: Sam released, Kuechly won’t be fined posted 2 days ago

    The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from their practice squad.  The NFL’s first openly gay player was cut Tuesday as the Cowboys wanted to get some other reinforcements to return to the defensive line.  Sam had been cut by the team that drafted him in the seventh round, the St. Louis Rams, at the […]

  • Giants Take Game One of the World Series posted 2 days ago

    The World Series started at Kansas City Tuesday night and the San Francisco Giants struck quickly in the first innings and went on to win the opener 7-1.  Madison Bumgarner, the former Caldwell County High School and Legion star, pitched another outstanding game in the postseason, picking up his third World Series win without a […]

  • Hornets lose to the Hawks in Atlanta (Exhibition NBA) posted 3 days ago

    The Charlotte Hornets, playing shorthanded Monday night, lost to the Atlanta Hawks 117-114 in overtime in an exhibition game.  Playing without four core players, Cody Zeller helped to take up the slack with 18 points and eight rebounds on 8-11 shooting before fouling out in overtime.  Gary Neal led the Hornets scoring with 21 points […]

  • Steelers rally for win over the Texans posted 3 days ago

    A late first half surge keyed by turnovers led the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 30-23 win over the Houston Texans in Monday Night Football.  Trailing 13-3 late in the first half, the Steelers scored three touchdowns in just over a minute to take a 24-13 lead into halftime.  The Texans self-desturcted with turnovers during the […]

  • World Series starts Tuesday in Kansas City posted 4 days ago

    The World Series starts Tuesday night in Kansas City for the Giants and Royals.  James Shields will start on the mound for KC against the Giants Madison Baumgarner.  First pitch will be at around 8:07PM.  The Best of seven will have the first two games in Kansas City, take a travel day off Thursday, then […]

  • Bulls beat Hornets in Exhibition posted 4 days ago

    Kirk Hinrich scored 26 points on 11-14 shooting and the Chicago Bulls beat the Charlotte Hornets 101-96 in Chicago.  Pau Gasol added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and Derrick Rose had 17 points.  Lance Stephenson and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 14 points apiece for Charlotte, who is now 3-3 for the season.  The Hornets are in […]