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AP Source: Mark Price to take over as Charlotte 49ers coach

In this Sept. 29, 2014, file photo, Charlotte Hornets assistant coach Mark Price poses for a photo during the NBA basketball team's media day in Charlotte, N.C. A person familiar with the situation says the Charlotte 49ers have hired Price to become their new men's basketball coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, on condition of anonymity because the hire has not been publicly announced. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte has hired Mark Price as its basketball coach, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday.

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Nets’ Thaddeus Young leaves with left knee injury

Charlotte Hornets' Al Jefferson, center, loses the ball as he is trapped by Brooklyn Nets' Brook Lopez, left, and Thaddeus Young, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, March 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brooklyn forward Thaddeus Young left the Nets’ game Wednesday night against the Charlotte Hornets because of a hyperextended knee. He was ruled out for the rest of the game.

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Joe Gibbs’ son being treated for ‘brain function’ issues

In this Jan. 24, 2013, file photo, team president J.D. Gibbs speaks to the media during a news conference at Joe Gibbs Racing in Huntersville, N.C. Joe Gibbs Racing President J.D. Gibbs is undergoing treatment for "symptoms impacting areas of brain function." The 46-year-old Gibbs is the oldest son of team owner Joe Gibbs, the Hall of Fame coach who won three Super Bowls with Washington. The team said in a statement on Wednesday, March 25, 2015,  that J.D. Gibbs has undergone a series of tests since experiencing "speech and processing issues."  (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Joe Gibbs Racing President J.D. Gibbs is undergoing treatment for “symptoms impacting areas of brain function,” which likely stem from a head injury suffered earlier in life.

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Wake suspends G Jones from basketball-related activities

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest has suspended guard Madison Jones from all basketball-related activities for undisclosed reasons.

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Panthers award game, practice pants to NC. SC high schools

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are helping 23 high school football teams in the two states look a little more spiffy next season.

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