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Tar Heels rout Cavs in top 25 showdown

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) – Justin Jackson scored 20 points to help No. 10 North Carolina beat No. 14 Virginia 65-41 on Saturday night, keeping…

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Wolfpack fall to Irish at home

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – V.J. Beachem scored 27 points and hit a career-high seven 3-pointers to help No. 25 Notre Dame beat North Carolina Stat…

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Duke holds on to down Wake Forest

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) – Luke Kennard scored 23 points, Jayson Tatum added 19 and No. 12 Duke held on to beat Wake Forest 99-94 on Saturda…

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Knights snap Pirates home win streak

GREENSVILLE, N.C. (AP) – Nick Banyard scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Matt Williams added 15 points, and Central Florida closed on…

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No. 18 Duke outlasts Clemson

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) – Luke Kennard scored 25 points and No. 18 Duke held on to beat Clemson 64-62 on Saturday. Playing less than 48 hours afte…

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Demon Deacons blow past Wolfpack

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) – John Collins scored 23 points and Wake Forest rolled to its first regular-season sweep of North Carolina State in…

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Pirates drop seventh straight

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – The ECU women’s basketball team dropped their seventh straight contest on Saturday afternoon as they fell to Houst…

Coach K gets win in first game back

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) – Grayson Allen scored 18 of his 21 points in the second half, and No. 21 Duke beat Pittsburgh 72-64 on Saturday in coach …

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Wolfpack blows lead in loss to Miami

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – Davon Reed scored a career-high 26 points to help Miami beat North Carolina State 84-79 on Saturday. Anthony Lawrence J…

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Hot shooting Pirates drop Tulane, 74-65

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) – Caleb White scored 20 points, Jeremy Sheppard hit five 3-pointers and scored a career-high 18 points and East Caroli…

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High school hoops recap: Tuesday, Jan. 31

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – On a busy night of high school hoops in Eastern North Carolina, the Greene Central boys basketball team improved t…

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No. 13 Louisville blows past Wolfpack

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – Donovan Mitchell scored the first 14 points for Louisville and finished with 28 as the No. 13 Cardinals routed North …

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Memphis comes back to drop ECU, 57-50

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – K.J. Lawson had 12 points and a career-high 19 rebounds, and Memphis pulled away early in the second half to beat East…

Wake Forest's Mitchell Wilbekin shoots a 3-pointer against Arkansas during an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Dec. 4, 2015, in Winston-Salem, N.C. (Lauren CarrollWinston-Salem Journal via AP)

Wake tops Wolfpack

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – John Collins had 21 points to help Wake Forest beat North Carolina State 93-88 on Saturday, earning the program’s first…

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Greene Central remains unbeaten

SNOW HILL, N.C. (WNCT) – The Greene Central boys basketball team improved to 16-0 with a 75-61 victory over South Lenoir on Friday evening. …

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Pirates can’t hold on as Knights rally

GREENVILLE, N.C. – East Carolina’s Bre McDonald and Khadidja Toure each scored in double figures but a late UCF run doomed the Pirates Wedne…

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Hornets snap five game skid

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Kemba Walker scored 23 points, Roy Hibbert provided a huge boost off the bench, and the Charlotte Hornets stopped a f…