ELON, N.C. (AP) — Mikeal Brown-Jones' 20 points helped UNC Greensboro defeat Elon 65-61 on Saturday night.
Brown-Jones also contributed five rebounds for the Spartans (4-5). Keyshaun Langley scored 15 points and added three steals.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kam Woods scored 23 points as North Carolina A&T beat UNC Greensboro 73-56 on Wednesday night.
Woods was 6 of 18 shooting, including 4 for 11 from distance, and went 7 for 8 from the line for the Aggies (4-4).
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast and Southeastern conferences are set to begin an annual inter-conference men's and women's basketball battle next season.
The leagues and ESPN announced Monday the creation of the ACC/SEC Challenge for both sports for the 2023-24 season.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marcus Watson scored 27 points as North Carolina A&T beat Greensboro 78-51 on Saturday.
Watson was 12 of 17 shooting, including 1 for 3 from distance, and went 2 for 3 from the line for the Aggies (3-4).
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Keondre Kennedy's 24 points helped UNC Greensboro defeat UMBC 76-72 on Tuesday night.
Kennedy added eight rebounds for the Spartans (2-2). Mikeal Brown-Jones scored 18 points and added six rebounds.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kam Woods scored 19 points as N.C. A&T beat Saint Andrews (NC) 109-57 on Tuesday night.
Woods added eight assists and three steals for the Aggies (2-4). Marcus Watson scored 17 points, going 7 of 13 from the floor, including 1 for 5 from distance, and 2 for 3 from the line.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Nicolas Timberlake scored 26 points as Towson beat UNC Greensboro 56-53 on Thursday night.
Timberlake shot 10 for 19 (3 for 8 from 3-point range) and 3 of 4 from the free throw line for the Tigers (4-0).
EAST GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bhayshul Tuten scored two touchdowns, Taymon Cooke returned a kickoff for a touchdown, and North Carolina A&T defeated Charleston Southern 20-10 on Saturday.
Tuten's 2-yard run gave the Aggies' their first lead, 13-10 in the middle of the third quarter.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bhayshul Tuten rushed for three touchdowns and caught another, Jalen Fowler passed for 254 yards and two scores and North Carolina A&T beat Norfolk State 49-24 on Saturday for it sixth straight victory.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bhayshul Tuten ran for a career-high 258 yards and two touchdowns and Wesley Graves scored on a 6-yard run in the middle of the fourth quarter as North Carolina A&T rallied to defeat Campbell 45-38 on Saturday.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Candidates and other officials from North Carolina's major political parties are trying to build excitement among supporters as early in-person voting begins.
Voting sites were set to open in all 100 counties Thursday morning.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Seventh-ranked Louisville is the favorite to win the Atlantic Coast Conference women's basketball title, while Virginia Tech post player Elizabeth Kitley is the preseason pick for league player of the year.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Top-ranked North Carolina is the favorite to win the Atlantic Coast Conference, while Tar Heels big man Armando Bacot is the preseason pick for league player of the year.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bhayshul Tuten ran for two touchdowns and Jalen Fowler threw for two more as North Carolina A&T rolled to a 45-7 win over Division II-level Edward Waters Saturday to earn its third win.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bhayshul Tuten ran for 114 yards and two first-quarter touchdowns to carry North Carolina A&T to a 24-13 win over Bryant in the Big South Conference opener Saturday night.
When her teenage daughter came out as a lesbian several years ago, one of the first things Caroline Joyce did was to Google, “Can you be gay and be a Christian?”
The family was attending a conservative Southern Baptist church in the Greensboro, North Carolina, area that considered homosexual activity to be sinful.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bhayshul Tuten had 12 carries for 140 yards and two touchdowns and added a 15-yard TD reception to help N.C. A&T beat South Carolina State 41-27 Saturday night.
The Southern Baptist Convention's top administrative body voted to cut ties with two congregations on Tuesday — an LGBTQ-friendly church in North Carolina that had itself quit the denomination decades ago and a New Jersey congregation it cited for “alleged discriminatory behavior.”
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has made one more pitch to host the 2027 World University Games, as the committee evaluating the state’s bid visited the region.
A panel of the International University Sports Federation visited on Tuesday the Executive Mansion, where Gov.
The Atlantic Coast Conference is relocating its headquarters but remaining in its home state of North Carolina.
The league announced Tuesday it would move its offices from Greensboro — the city where it was founded in 1953 — to downtown Charlotte in 2023.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Alma Adams, D-N.C., announced on Sunday that she's tested positive for COVID-19.
Adams, who represents the 12th Congressional District, said in a news release that she tested positive Sunday morning and has mild symptoms.
CLEMMONS, N.C. (AP) — Four Greensboro police officers and one Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer fired their weapons at a man who died in a Clemmons convenience store parking lot after a shootout last week, the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation said Monday.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) _ Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (SKT) on Monday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter. The results beat Wall Street expectations.
The real estate investment trust, based in Greensboro, North Carolina, said it had funds from operations of $48.8 million, or 45 cents per share, in the period.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The last five weeks feels like three months to 20-year-old Joohyung “Tom” Kim, and for good reason. The South Korean kid who named himself after a cartoon train is on the fast track.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The largest cut since the PGA Tour went to top 65 and ties, followed by two delays for storms in the area, kept the Wyndham Championship from finishing the third round Saturday and set up a long final day of the regular season.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Joohyung “Tom” Kim began the Wyndham Championship with a quadruple bogey on his first hole and wasn't the least bit bothered. The kid seems to be going places in a hurry.
Already assured a PGA Tour card for next season, Kim overcame his rough start with a 6-under 64 on Friday that gave him a share of the lead with Brandon Wu and Ryan Moore in the final PGA Tour event of the regular season.
CLEMMONS, N.C. (AP) — A man wanted on a murder charge was killed and a law enforcement officer was wounded in an exchange of gunfire Friday, officials in North Carolina said.
The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, Charlotte-Mecklenberg Police Department, State Bureau of Investigation and Greensboro Police Department were collaborating to find the suspect Friday and when he was located in Clemmons, there was an exchange of gunfire, the county sheriff’s office said in a statement.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — John Huh wasn't expecting the lowest round of his PGA Tour career Thursday in the Wyndham Championship, and he had no complaints about the score or the timing.
Huh made seven of his eight birdie attempts from 10 feet or closer and holed a 40-foot eagle putt on the par-5 15th hole at Sedgefield for a 9-under 61, giving him a two-shot lead over Sungjae Im in the final tournament of the regular season.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) _ Kontoor Brands Inc. (KTB) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $62 million.
On a per-share basis, the Greensboro, North Carolina-based company said it had profit of $1.09.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) _ Qorvo Inc. (QRVO) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $68.9 million.
On a per-share basis, the Greensboro, North Carolina-based company said it had profit of 65 cents.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Three people were taken to a hospital after a fight broke out during a youth sporting event at North Carolina A&T State University on Tuesday, officials said.
Greensboro police said a fight broke out during the AAU’s Junior Olympic Games track meet on the university’s campus, news outlets reported.
Educators from across North Carolina are gathering for four days of training on how to support young children and adolescents facing an outbreak of violence and other problems.
The RISE Conference in Greensboro is sponsored by the Center for Safer Schools, part of the N.C.
American midfielder Gianluca Busio has signed a contract extension with Venezia through 2024-25 season.
The 20-year-old from Greensboro, North Carolina, was acquired from Sporting Kansas City about a year ago and made 29 appearances, including 23 starts.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State quarterback Devin Leary is the preseason pick to finish as Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year, while league favorite Clemson leads all schools with six players on the league's preseason all-conference team.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The mayor of North Carolina's largest city has won another term as mayor, while the top law enforcement officer in the state's largest county fell short in his reelection bid following a primary runoff.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Clemson is favored to return to the top of the Atlantic Coast Conference this season.
The Tigers were the preseason pick to win the league for the seventh time in eight seasons, according to voting results released Tuesday following last week’s ACC media days.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than a dozen North Carolina municipalities or counties are choosing new elected officials, with some picking party nominees for the fall.
Voting precincts were slated to be open in these areas from 6:30 a.m.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — An unidentified man told dispatchers for a North Carolina sheriff's office that “there's blood everywhere” at the home of the former state president of the NAACP who was found dead earlier this week, according to a recording of the call.
BEAUFORT, N.C. (AP) — The body of a North Carolina kayaker who was reported missing by family members was recovered on Thursday, a sheriff's office said.
James David Smith, 58, of Greensboro went into the water on Wednesday afternoon in Beaufort, the Carteret County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.
BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. (AP) — A fiery weekend car crash killed three people, including a Greensboro fireman, authorities in North Carolina said.
Investigators believe a 16-year-old driver lost control of his Dodge Charger Saturday afternoon in Guilford County and struck a Jeep Cherokee being driven in the opposite direction, local news outlets reported.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — In October 2018 a small group of River Landing residents who were maintaining a small bluebird trail on the residential community’s Colfax campus decided to start a bird club.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A dog attack has left a North Carolina woman dead, according to police.
Trena Peed, 46, of Greensboro was dog-sitting when she was attacked by the two animals early Thursday morning, local news outlets reported.
LINVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A woman was killed and at least three people were injured when a van ferrying people to a runners' race in North Carolina crashed into a crowd, authorities said.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Early in-person voting began on Thursday for the July 26 local elections for positions to serve in over a dozen North Carolina municipalities or counties.
Two employees with a North Carolina company say they were fired after refusing to participate in the firm’s daily Christian prayer meetings, which they said went against their respective religious beliefs, according to a lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference is going forward with a plan to change its football scheduling model, with the biggest change being the elimination of divisions.
The new plan, adopted by the league’s athletic directors and faculty athletic representatives on Tuesday, will be what the league calls a 3-5-5 model and goes into effect with the 2023 season.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A former North Carolina police officer was indicted on a manslaughter charge in a fatal shooting in November, authorities said.
Guilford County District Attorney’s Office announced Monday that a grand jury returned an indictment charging officer Matthew Hamilton with manslaughter, news outlets reported.
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Bryson Worrell homered from both sides of the plate, driving in four runs, in the third inning and top-seeded East Carolina rolled past fourth-seeded Coppin State 17-1 on Friday in the Greensboro Regional.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man convicted of selling firearms while he was an N.C. State Highway Patrol trooper has been sentenced to three years in prison, federal officials said.
Timothy Jay Norman, 47, of Browns Summit, was sentenced on Thursday, U.S.