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GASTONIA, N.C. - The Hickory Ridge Ragin' Bulls travel to Gastonia to play the Ashbrook Green Wave in the second round of the NCHSAA 3A boys basketball playoffs.
CONCORD, N.C. – An ice cold third quarter offensively proved to be the undoing of the Cox Mill Chargers Saturday in a 82-70 loss to the Weddington Warriors in the 3A basketball playoffs.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The Asheville School gymnasium is not the most intimate of basketball settings. At times during games, even spectators several rows from the court can hear the ball bouncing and flesh smacking when players exchange high-fives.
HARRISBURG, N.C. – Survive and advance.
CONCORD, N.C. – Seconds before the Cox Mill boys basketball team walked to midcourt for the start of its state playoff game against Asheville A.C. Reynolds, Chargers coach Jody Barbee wrapped his arms around his starting five and looked each boy in the eyes.
cfa Academy boys basketball coach Frank Cantadore hopes good things indeed come in threes.
HARRISBURG, N.C. -- Aided by a huge third-quarter performance, the 16th-seeded Hickory Ridge girls basketball team won its state playoff opener, 59-56, against 17th-seeded East Gaston Friday afternoon.
Two Cabarrus County high school basketball teams have had their state playoff games postponed another day, while two more are set to take the floor this evening.
Instead of games on the court, Cabarrus County basketball teams have had to play a different kind of game over the past two weeks: a game called Hurry Up and Wait.
In Asheville Thursday, cfa Academy senior guard Charles Minlend scored 33 points in a 76-69 victory over Fayetteville Village Christian that propelled the Eagles to the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association 2A semifinals.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is seeking immediate reinstatement from the NFL after a federal judge cleared way for Adrian Peterson's return to the league.
CONCORD, N.C. – After several days of icy, snowy conditions caused the cancelation of conference tournaments and postponements of state playoff games, the Concord boys basketball team was the only show in town Wednesday.
Wednesday wasn’t a good day for Cabarrus County basketball teams.
CONCORD, N.C. - The Concord Spiders open up the N.C. High School Athletic Association playoffs today with a 4:30 p.m. game with North Iredell.
CONCORD – Spencer Boyd spent a couple of days in Daytona last week, but he’s back in Concord going to college classes and taking care of business so he can get back on the race track.
HARRISBURG, N.C. – It was a normal Monday in the Hickory Ridge High School cafeteria, when Joey Rufolo suddenly stood up and started clapping.
CONCORD, N.C. - Basketball playoff games for Cox Mill and Jay M Robinson boys, A.L. Brown girls and both Hickory Ridge teams have been postponed due to travel restrictions and the foreboding weather forecast.
All basketball playoff games scheduled for tonight involving Cabarrus County teams have been postponed until Wednesday.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — It was a bumpy buildup to the Daytona 500, which for days was overshadowed by disputes, drama, an injury to Kyle Busch and the suspension of his older brother, Kurt.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams said the team plans to release him after nine seasons.
CONCORD, N.C. – The two men hate sharing. Hate it with a passion. They despise it as much as a Carolina fan hates sharing anything with a Duke supporter, and vice versa.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Dean Smith wouldn’t have liked that thousands of people came to a giant building named after him for the sole purpose of paying tribute.
Five Cox Mill High School boys basketball players have been suspended for the Chargers’ first-round state playoff game next week, according to the Cabarrus County Schools Athletic Department.
CONCORD, N.C. – Area race fans will have a much easier time listening to NASCAR events on the radio, thanks to a partnership between Performance Racing Network, Motor Racing Network and iHeartMedia, Inc.’s WEND New Rock 106.5 FM.
With schools being closed all week because of inclement weather, the MECKA 4A, South Piedmont 3A and Rocky River 2A conference basketball tournaments were canceled.
CONCORD, N.C. -- As home to one of racing’s iconic speedways, Cabarrus County is accustomed to hosting sports legends and historic moments.
On the coldest day of the year let’s talk a warm weather sport – cycling.
The MeCKa 4A Conference Rocky River Conference and South Piedmont Conference tournaments have been canceled due to continued weather issues.
CONCORD, N.C. – It was late last Thursday night, and Connor Boothe’s emotions were all over the place.
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – A.L. Brown High School is slated to have a strong contingent at the Class 4A state wrestling championships this week.
CONCORD, N.C. – Although it slides under the basketball radar a bit, the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association has some of the best boys players and teams in the state, if not the country.
HARRISBURG – It was a night of historic proportions at Hickory Ridge High School.
CONCORD -- The Cox Mill boys basketball team saw the good and the bad Friday night.
HARRISBURG – The Hickory Ridge boys weren’t the only Ragin’ Bulls who got to celebrate a special night on Friday.
HARRISBURG, N.C. – When opposing teams prepare to face the Hickory Ridge boys basketball team, they have a difficult decision to make.
CONCORD, N.C. – Last year, Sam Jones had a strong season for the Concord High School swimming team, and he received heavy consideration for his conference’s Boys Swimmer of the Year award before falling just short.
CONCORD, N.C. – Thursday evening began with conference championship aspirations for the Jay M. Robinson boys basketball team.
CONCORD – On Senior Night, Kelsi Mahoney and Sydni Bickford made certain that their last regular-season performances in their home gym were memorable.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Even death cannot stop Dean Smith from teaching.
CONCORD, N.C. - The regular season concludes for most Cabarrus County basketball teams. Independent Tribune Sports Editor C. Jemal Horton and sports writer Mark Plemmons count down the area's top teams.
CONCORD, N.C. - Listen to live play by play of the West Charlotte at Jay M. Robinson basketball game in the MeCKa 4A Conference regular season finale.
CONCORD, N.C. – The board of directors for Speedway Motorsports Inc. has named O. Bruton Smith as executive chairman and Marcus G. Smith as chief executive officer in a realignment of executive officers, the board announced Wednesday.
CONCORD, N.C. - Northwest Cabarrus battles Concord in South Piedmont Conference basketball at Rimer Gym.
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – Daniel Hemric will be racing full time on the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Prosecutors have dismissed domestic violence charges against Panthers defensive end and soon-to-be free agent Greg Hardy after they said the accuser in the case couldn't be found.
Rick Duckett is still a busy man as a basketball coach, father and a husband.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Quotes and reaction to the death of retired Hall of Fame North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith:
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Dean Smith did everything to bring the best out of his North Carolina players.
Dean Smith accomplished so much on and off the court during his time as North Carolina's coach, leaving a lasting influence both on the game and the world around him.
CHARLOTTE -- Greatness cannot be measured by won-loss records.