• NC Central pulls away from Maryland-Eastern Shore 83-69

    PRINCE ANNE, Md. (AP) — Rashaun Madison scored 18 points to lead North Carolina Central to its 10 win in a row with an 83-69 victory over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Saturday.

  • Blind cleric serving life sentence dies in federal prison

    BUTNER, N.C. (AP) — A federal prison official says a blind Egyptian cleric serving a life sentence in the United States in connection with a failed plot to blow up landmarks in New York City has died.

  • NBA joins NFL in warning Texas over proposed ‘bathroom bill’

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The NBA is warning Texas over a proposed “bathroom bill” targeting transgender people that is similar to a North Carolina law that prompted the league to move the All-Star Game out of that state.

  • Brown scores 24, No. 13 Duke women drop Wake Forest 79-53

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Lexie Brown scored 24 points with seven assists and four steals and No. 13 Duke took control in the third quarter to defeat Wake Forest 79-53 on Thursday night.

  • NC State: Gottfried won’t return as men’s basketball coach

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Mark Gottfried couldn’t reverse North Carolina State’s two-year slide in time to save his job.

  • After failed union vote, Boeing hails Trump visit to plant

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Boeing workers’ overwhelming anti-union vote at the aviation giant’s 787 Dreamliner plant in South Carolina is a big victory for Southern politicians and business leaders who have lured manufacturing jobs to the region on the promise of keeping unions out.

  • Gibbs and Aldridge lead Davidson over George Washington

    DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge had 27 points and eight rebounds, Jack Gibbs added 21 points and nine boards and Davidson beat George Washington 74-63 on Wednesday night.

  • No. 10 UNC gets Hicks back for NC State; Williams sidelined

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina senior forward Isaiah Hicks will start Wednesday night’s game at rival North Carolina State after battling a hamstring issue, but the Tar Heels won’t have sophomore starter Kenny Williams III due to a knee injury.

  • Hicks, Williams facing injuries for No. 10 Tar Heels

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Tenth-ranked North Carolina is uncertain whether forward Isaiah Hicks or guard Kenny Williams III will be ready for Wednesday night’s game at rival North Carolina State due to injuries.

  • NC State running out of time to turn around ACC slide

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The season is getting away from North Carolina State.