Posts Tagged North Carolina

Longwood beats UNC-Greensboro 81-79 in OT

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Darrion Allen, who finished with a career-high 22 points, nailed a late 3-point jumper in overtime to give Longwood an 81-79 victory over North Carolina-Greensboro at the Eastern Michigan Showcase on Friday.

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UNC-Chapel Hill billed $3M for fraud investigation

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s flagship public university is facing a $3.1 million bill for the investigation by outside attorneys that detailed an academic fraud scheme that used fake grades to keep some athletes eligible for nearly two decades, the school said Friday.

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Georgia Tech locks up berth in ACC title game

Georgia Tech's D.J. White, center, celebrates after intercepting a pass in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Clemson, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in Atlanta. Georgia Tech won 28-6. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — While enjoying an off week, No. 17 Georgia Tech clinched a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game Thursday night.

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Wilson’s 18 leads No. 2 S Carolina to 99-41 win

South Carolina's Khadijah Session, center, revs up her team before an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — After heralded freshman A’ja Wilson struggled in her debut for No. 2 South Carolina, coach Dawn Staley decided the country’s top prospect might be better served watching the start of Thursday’s game with Clemson from the bench.

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NC State rolls past Jacksonville 79-43

North Carolina State's Beejay Anya, center right, blocks the shot of Jacksonville's Omar El Manasterly (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/The News & Observer, Ethan Hyman) MANDATORY CREDIT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — BeeJay Anya swatted seemingly everything that came his way. By the end of the night, he had more blocks than anyone in school history to highlight North Carolina State’s blowout victory.

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