Another feel good story sent by Chief Tango, this one is from South Carolina; A man who shot a suspected thief will not face charges because of the state’s so-called “Stand Your Ground,” law. But deputies have charged the suspect, Thomas Smith, who they said was trying to steal scrap metal when the property owner […]
Highlights and reaction from a busy college basketball slate on Thursday. The only meeting between two ranked teams on Thanksgiving happened to take place in a consolation bracket. That's what happens when the Battle for Atlantis opened...Show More Summary
There was one, and probably only one, positive for UCLA fans after the Bruins were crushed, 78-56, by North Carolina on Thursday. It certainly wasn’t when Bryce Alford turned the ball over three straight times, or when Kevon Looney dribbled off his foot or when Isaac Hamilton threw a...
Let’s just assume the North Carolina basketball team enjoyed the tourist attractions at Atlantis a little too much before its loss to Butler Wednesday because the Tar Heels we all expected showed up Thursday against UCLA. I say thatShow More Summary
Deborah Blum separates fact from fiction when it comes to having fun with nutmeg: In the 1965 book, “The Autobiography of Malcolm X,” the activist describes purchasing it from inmates in a South Carolina prison, concealed in matchboxes, and stirring it into water. “A penny matchbox full of nutmeg had the kick of three or […]
Carolina hasn't won a game since the first week of October, and yet at 3-7-1 the Panthers are only a half-game out of first place in the miserable NFC South. Carolina is also 6-5 ATS on the season, with four covers in its last seven games. Show More Summary
South Carolina's A.J. Cann is at the top spot of another average group of interior blockers, followed by Jarvis Harrison of Texas A&M. Are we on a downturn for guards in the draft? Sure, Zack Martin has been great for the Cowboys at guard, but he was a left tackle at Notre Dame. Show More Summary
Last weekend, 3-star wideout Lawrence Cager took an official visit to Winston-Salem, North Carolina, for the Wake Forest-Virginia Tech tilt. The game was a defensive slugfest, as neither team scored in regulation. The Demon Deacons eventually topped the Hokies 6-3 in double overtime. It's safe to say Wake's offense was more Demon than Deacon. Show More Summary
An NFL player has left behind his $37 million contract in order to become a North Carolina farmer. According to CBS News, St. Louis Rams center Jason Brown quit football to be a full-time farmer and now is on a mission to feed the state's residents who are hungry. Show More Summary
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The call came as the Carolina Panthers were beginning practice on Monday. Just as he had several times over the past few months, tight end Greg Olsen ran back to the stadium for a quick change of clothes and shortShow More Summary
Not every meaningful NFL game is created equal. Nobody wants the Minnesota Vikings vs. Carolina Panthers matchup to matter, but it does, as no NFC South team brandishes more than four victories. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could land the No. Show More Summary
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When: 1 p.m. ET, Sunday Where: TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis TV: Fox When the Carolina Panthers came to Minneapolis last fall, they were a 1-3 team about to start an eight-game win streak on their way to a NFC South title. This year,...Show More Summary
Thursday will mark a pivotal matchup for both North Carolina and UCLA. However, the game doesn't have quite the same meaning for both programs. Losses for the Tar Heels and Bruins on Wednesday means the Thanksgiving Day battle in Atlantis is in the consolation round. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Vikings return to the gridiron on Sunday to take on another struggling team from the NFC, the Carolina Panthers. Both teams’ seasons are headed in the wrong direction. The Vikings have dropped their last two outings, both...Show More Summary
All Times Eastern College Basketball Men’s Battle 4 Atlantis, Atlantis Arena, Paradise Island, Bahamas Semifinals Butler vs. Oklahoma — ESPN, 1 p.m. Wisconsin vs. Georgetown — ESPN, 3:30 p.m. Losers Bracket North Carolina vs. UCLA — AXS TV, 7 p.m. Show More Summary
Clemson and South Carolina officially named their yearly football game the Palmetto Bowl. The No. 23 Tigers (8-3) host the Gamecocks (6-5) on Saturday in the teams’ 112th meeting.
Authorities in Liberty, North Carolina arrested a 72-year-old woman for allegedly sexually abusing and prostituting a young member of her family, the Burlington Times-News reported. Edna Mae Overman was taken into custody at her home and is being held on a $300,000 bond. She was charged with felony...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams talked to the media Wednesday. Unless you're dealing with Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, who was fined $50,000 last week on top of a $50,000 fine from...Show More Summary