Posts Tagged North Carolina

Sborz throws 1-hitter, UVa beats GT 11-0 at ACC tourney

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Josh Sborz took a perfect game into the seventh inning and Virginia beat Georgia Tech 11-0 in a play-in game at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.

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Panthers LB Davis takes 5-lap spin with Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr., left, talks with Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis, right, during a news conference at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Davis, the NFL's Man of the Year, has been selected to be the honorary pace car driver for the Coca Cola 600 on Sunday. Dale Earnhardt Jr took Davis on several high speed laps around the track. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Not a lot scares Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis so he was comfortable going a few laps around Charlotte Motor Speedway at 165 mph with NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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North Carolina lawmakers honor Duke’s NCAA title

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Another national championship, another visit to the North Carolina Legislature for Coach K and the Duke Blue Devils.

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Oh, baby: NASCAR driver Kyle Busch is now a father

Kyle Busch responds during a news conference following practice for the NASCAR Sprint All-Star auto race in Concord, N.C., Friday, May 15, 2015. Busch is back for the first time since breaking his right leg and left foot in a Feb. 21 crash. (AP Photo/Bob Jordan)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Baby on board.

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McIlroy’s ‘boring’ finish good enough to win at Wells Fargo

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, raises the trophy after winning the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rory McIlroy had one word to his play on the back nine Sunday at the Wells Fargo Championship.

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