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Patterson named to College Basketball Coaching Honor Roll

April 17, 2020

UNCG women’s basketball Head Coach Trina Patterson has been named to the first-ever Achieving Coaching Excellence College Basketball Coaching Honor Roll recently, after guiding the Spartans to a share of the regular season SoCon title and an appearance in the conference tournament final. Patterson was one of 11 NCAA Division I women’s basketball coaches to […]


Camryn Brown’s senior season: From preseason snub to Player of the Year

April 8, 2020

There was only one thing that Camryn Brown wanted to win when she came to High Point University (HPU) from Revere High School in Copley, Ohio. She wanted to be a part of the first Big South Women’s Basketball Tournament Championship in program history. While her final shot at that dream was abruptly cut short […]


Harlem Globetrotter, Greensboro native Fred “Curly” Neal dies

April 1, 2020

A favorite son of Greensboro and member of the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, Fred “Curly” Neal, died Thursday, March 26 at his home in Houston at the age of 77. Neal was a basketball standout at Dudley High School, who played the position of guard. In college, Neal led the Golden Bulls of Johnson C. Smith […]


Panthers give Newton permission to seek trade and tap Bridgewater

March 26, 2020

The Carolina Panthers have given quarterback Cam Newton permission to seek a trade. General manager Marty Hurney met with Newton and his representation to discuss the plan signaling the end of a nine-year run in Carolina. “One of the distinct pleasures of my career was selecting Cam with the first pick in the 2011 draft,” […]


Rams rally past Broncos, 63-62

March 6, 2020

CHARLOTTE – Robert Colon’s three free throws with 4.6 seconds remaining completed a late comeback by the Winston-Salem State University Rams as they defeated the Fayetteville State University Broncos 63-62 to capture the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Men’s Basketball Tournament title Saturday afternoon at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The championship was […]


Fayetteville State defeats Bowie State to win CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship

March 6, 2020

Fayetteville State 61 Bowie State 53 CHARLOTTE – Fayetteville State turned up its defense to down nationally-ranked Bowie State 61-53 to claim the CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship at the Spectrum Center on Saturday. With the victory, the Broncos (21-8 overall) earned the conference’s automatic qualifying bid to the NCAA Division II Tournament. The Bulldogs, ranked […]


Bacon erupts for 51 as Swarm topple Mad Ants

February 28, 2020

Dwayne Bacon recorded the first 50-point performance in franchise history with a record-setting 51-point performance against the Fort Wayne Mad Ants (Indiana Pacers affiliate) in the Greensboro Swarm’s 124-117, victory at the Fieldhouse at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. Bacon set the previous record with 45 points on December 28, 2017 against the Wisconsin Herd (Milwaukee […]


Fayetteville State Women Claim First Ever Title, Va. State and St. Aug Share Men’s Crown

February 20, 2020

WINSTON-SALEM – Fayetteville State claimed the women’s crown while Saint Augustine’s and Virginia State shared the men’s title at the CIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships at JDL Fast Track on Monday (Feb. 17). The women’s title is the first for Fayetteville State (123 points) in its second year of existence as a university-sponsored track […]


First Pitch Baseball Banquet Holland’s Jersey Retired

February 14, 2020

Al Holland, Sr., a North Carolina A&T State University baseball legend who pitched for the program in the 1970’s, became just the second former student-athlete in school history to have his jersey retired. Holland had his jersey retired at N.C. A&T baseball program’s 2nd Annual First Pitch Baseball Banquet on Saturday, February 8 in the […]


Panthers sweep cross-town rivals

February 7, 2020

GIRLS The Dudley Lady Panthers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 78-12 Piedmont Triad 3-A Conference victory over Smith. Leading 20-5 starting the second quarter, Dudley outscored the Eagles 28-0 to lead at the half, 46-5. The Panthers improved to 14-6 overall, 6-0 in the conference while Smith remained winless at 0-19, […]


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