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Panthers have 3 nationally-televised games in 2014

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The defending NFC South champion Carolina Panthers will play three nationally-televised games and face six playoff teams from last season, the NFL announced Wednesday. More>>

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to divorce wife

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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has announced that he and his wife Ashton are divorcing. More>>

QB Newton wants to take more ownership of offense

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Along with Smith, the Panthers also lost Brandon LaFell, Ted Gin Jr. and Domenik Hixon, meaning Newton will be without his top four receivers from last season. More>>

ACC releases basketball opponents for next 2 seasons

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The ACC opponents for NC State, UNC and Duke were released Tuesday for men's college basketball.
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Nearly 36,000 take part in marathon a year after deadly bombing Video included

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Under heavy security, nearly 36,000 runners hit the streets Monday in the first Boston Marathon since last year's deadly bombing. More>>

James, Wade lead Heat past Bobcats 99-88 in Game 1

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LeBron James scored 27 points, Dwyane Wade added 23 and the Miami Heat used a late charge to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 99-88 on Sunday in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.   
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Rodon, Pack beat Boston College, 5-1 Video included

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N.C. State finally gave ace pitcher Carlos Rodon run support in their 5-1 win over Boston College Friday. More>>

Freedom from religion group says Clemson football is too religious

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Some say college football is like a religion in the south. One activist group thinks Clemson is going a little too far with that idea. More>>

Duke's Jabari Parker will enter NBA Draft Video included

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Duke freshman Jabari Parker is entering the NBA Draft, the school announced Thursday.
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Muller recaps Canes disappointing season

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Carolina Hurricanes head coach Kirk Muller began his end of end of season press conference by announcing that “as of right now, I'm head coach of the Carolina Hurricanes." More>>

Hurricanes enter offseason of uncertainty Video included

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The Carolina Hurricanes have entered perhaps their most uncertain offseason since they moved to North Carolina. More>>

Duke's Parker to decide Wednesday on going pro

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Jabari Parker says he plans to meet with Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski when he returns to Durham, N.C., on Tuesday, and he will decide Wednesday whether to declare for the NBA draft or return to college for his sophomore year. More>>

Pinehurst No. 2 shows off new look, readies for Open Video included

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The U.S. Open golf tournament comes to Pinehurst No. 2 in June.
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Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly argued with coaches at the spring game Saturday. More>>

Bubba goes green for the 2nd time at Augusta

Bubba Watson waves after being presented with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Bubba Watson waves after being presented with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Bubba Watson scooped up his son, hugged his wife and took off down the ropes along the 18th green, high-fiving the patrons at Augusta National. More>>

Staal scores twice as 'Canes beat Flyers 6-5 in SO

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Jordan Staal scored twice in regulation and had the only goal in the shootout to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers in regular-season finale Sunday. More>>

Trubisky gets solid finish to UNC spring drills Video included

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Mitch Trubisky closed spring drills with a solid finish in his battle to wrestle North Carolina's starting job away from Marquise Williams. More>>

Brissett sharp in NC State spring game Video included

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North Carolina State welcomed back a quarterback who transferred out and offered an encouraging glimpse of another who transferred in.
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New UNC offensive coach to continue fast-paced style

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Seth Littrell took the job running North Carolina's offense to play the same fast-paced style that coach Larry Fedora wants.
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Brouwer, 3rd line lead Capitals past Carolina 5-2

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The Washington Capitals aren't used to late-season games like this where the only thing at stake is pride. More>>

Wake introduces Manning as men's hoops coach

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Danny Manning, who played at Greensboro Page and Kansas, will return to North Carolina to coach Wake Forest.
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NC State's Warren to enter NBA Draft Video included

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N.C. State forward T.J. Warren announced Tuesday that he will enter the NBA Draft.
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UConn led wire-to-wire and held off a late Kentucky run to win the NCAA men's basketball national championship. More>>

Urologists can see more interest in vasectomies during the NCAA Tournament as men find a reason to hang out and rest on the sofa. More>>

Young Triangle golfers impress at Augusta Video included

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Jack Massei and Akshay Bhatia were two of only 88 junior golfers invited to compete in the inaugural Drive, Chip and Putt Championship National Finals.
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NC State's Lewis transferring to Butler

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North Carolina State sophomore point guard Tyler Lewis said Friday he's transferring to Butler. More>>

TJ Warren's father: NBA decision could come Tuesday

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North Carolina State's T.J. Warren will take a little longer to decide whether he'll enter the NBA draft as a sophomore. More>>

UNC's McAdoo to enter NBA draft

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North Carolina junior James Michael McAdoo will forego his senior season and enter the 2014 NBA Draft, the University announced Thursday.
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Jake Fincher's diving catch in right-center for NC State in the ninth ended East Carolina's late rally, which propelled the Wolfpack to a 3-2 victory Wednesday night at Doak Field. More>>

Stanford beats UNC, returns to Final Four

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Chiney Ogwumike is carrying her team to Music City and one last Final Four she planned for all along, going for 20 points and 10 rebounds as second-seeded Stanford beat North Carolina 74-65 on Tuesday night in the regional final on the Cardinal's home floor. More>>

UNC's Hatchell done with treatment, 'doing great'

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North Carolina's Sylvia Hatchell said there is a possibility she could be with her team if they advance to the Final Four in Nashville.
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Duke's Nick McCrory wins 4th NCAA title in platform diving

Nick McCrory showing off his bronze medal at a welcome home party after returning from the 2012 Olympic games in London. Nick McCrory showing off his bronze medal at a welcome home party after returning from the 2012 Olympic games in London.
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Duke University senior diver and Olympic medalist Nick McCrory won his fourth NCAA title in Division I Men’s Swimming and Diving. More>>

Hemsky's SO goal lifts Senators over Hurricanes

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Ottawa's Ales Hemsky scored the only goal of the shootout, and the Senators edged the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Monday night. More>>

Hurricanes sweep No. 19 Wolfpack baseball

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Miami completed a series sweep of North Carolina State University Sunday with a 12-5 win at Doak Field at Dail Park.
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NC State: G Tyler Lewis to transfer

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North Carolina State says guard Tyler Lewis is transferring.
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Knightdale High track team aims for another state title Video included

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The view from behind is a common sight for Knightdale opponents. More>>

The Northwestern ruling could mean major changes are ahead for collegiate sports. More>>

UNC's Hatchell: return at Final Four 'very doable'

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North Carolina's Sylvia Hatchell said Thursday she could return to coaching after battling leukemia if the Tar Heels reach the Final Four. More>>

ACC Tournament returning to Charlotte in 2019, Greensboro in 2020

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The Atlantic Coast Conference announced its men’s basketball tournament is returning to Greensboro and Charlotte after its two-year stint in New York.The tournament will be played in Charlotte in 2019 at Time Warner Cable Arena. This will be the first time the tournament has been held in the Queen City since 2008.“I’m thrilled that the ACC Tournament will return to Time Warner Cable Arena in 2019,” said Bobcats Sports Entertainment Chairman Michael Jordan. “Having played in the ACC Tournamen... More>>

Wake Forest junior golfer to compete at home of Masters Video included

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12-year-old Akshay Bhatia is one of only 88 junior golfers invited to participate in the inaugural Drive, Chip and Putt Championship National Finals. More>>

UNC is at Duke Saturday night as the two ACC schools renew their long rivalry. More>>

A proposed rule change that would penalize college football offenses for snapping the ball before 10 seconds had run off the 40-second play clock is scheduled to be reviewed. More>>

© AP Photo/Brandon Wade - Missouri senior defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during an NCAA college football news conference, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Irving, Texas. © AP Photo/Brandon Wade - Missouri senior defensive lineman Michael Sam speaks to the media during an NCAA college football news conference, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in Irving, Texas.

Tolerance is about to be tested in the National Football League. And Michael Sam hopes his ability is all that matters, not his sexual orientation. More>>

High Point rallies to send Olympian's dad to Sochi

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A group of local businessmen rally to send the father of a High Point Olympian to Sochi for the Winter Olympics. More>>

Matthew Mills, who had only intended to get close to Met Life Stadium to talk to fans, penetrated a heavily guarded fortress with what he described as minimal effort. More>>

Hatchell fights leukemia, hopes to coach this year

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Sylvia Hatchell is fighting to get back to her North Carolina women's basketball program as quickly as possible. More>>

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