Posts Tagged North Carolina

Mavericks cruise past Hornets 107-80

Dallas Mavericks' Brandan Wright (34) goes to the basket against Charlotte Hornets' Cody Zeller (40) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Monta Ellis scored 18 points, Chandler Parsons had 17 and the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Charlotte Hornets 107-80 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory.

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Brooklyn, Des Moines to host 2016 NCAA games

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Brooklyn, New York, and Des Moines, Iowa, will host NCAA men’s basketball tournament games for the first time in 2016.

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Plenty on the line for No. 25 Duke, UNC

Duke coach David Cutcliffe reacts during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Virginia Tech in Durham, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Virginia Tech won 17-16. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — No. 25 Duke has a second chance to control the Coastal Division. North Carolina needs one more victory for bowl eligibility.

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UNC’s Francis out for year with knee injury

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has lost sophomore tailback Khris Francis to a season-ending knee injury.

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No. 6 North Carolina beats Robert Morris 103-59

North Carolina's Marcus Paige (5) shoots as Robert Morris'  Stephan Bennett defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Brice Johnson scored 23 points while Kennedy Meeks had 21 to help No. 6 North Carolina beat Robert Morris 103-59 on Sunday.

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