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High school basketball: Mustangs run out of gas in opener

  Staff report LEXINGTON — East Rowan’s girls were the last team in the county to get the season started. The Mustangs are 0-1 after ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 1:04 am

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High school basketball: Ellis scores 16, but Mustangs fall on road

Staff report LEXINGTON — It was a tough Tuesday night for East Rowan’s boys basketball team. A 57-48 non-conference loss at Central Davidson can be ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 12:46 am

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High school basketball: South girls lose at Reagan

  Staff report PFAFFTOWN — Only three South Rowan girls scored in a 68-32 loss at Reagan. Both teams are Raiders, but that’s all they ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 12:16 am

College

LaRavia comes through in OT as Wake Forest nips Northwestern

WINSTON-SALEM (AP) — Jake LaRavia made the go-ahead jump shot with five seconds left in overtime then came up with a steal on the ensuing ... Read more

by Post Sports, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 12:00 am

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Hintz records first hat trick as Stars defeat Hurricanes 4-1

DALLAS (AP) — Roope Hintz scored his first career hat trick on an empty netter in the closing minutes, and the Dallas Stars beat the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Tuesday, November 30, 2021 11:59 pm

Racing

Hendrick set to collect 14th NASCAR title

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Hendrick Motorsports is the winningest team in NASCAR — the stock car version of the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Tuesday, November 30, 2021 11:59 pm

High School

High school basketball: South boys slip to 0-4

Staff report PFAFFTOWN —  A road trip to 4A Reagan was expected to be a major challenge for South Rowan’s inexperienced boys basketball team — ... Read more

by Post Sports, Tuesday, November 30, 2021 11:56 pm

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High school basketball: South boys lose to Storm

Staff report LANDIS — Will Kelly, a 6-foot-4 senior guard, made six 3-pointers and scored 33 points to lead Stuart Cramer to a 77-38 win ... Read more

by Post Sports, Tuesday, November 30, 2021 12:27 am

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High school basketball: Cavaliers win with depth

  Staff report ALBEMARLE — Senior standouts Quashawn Carpenter and Derrick Hanson were limited by foul trouble, but North Rowan’s boys basketball team didn’t miss ... Read more

by Post Sports, Tuesday, November 30, 2021 12:18 am

Sports

Rangers land SS Seager on $325M, 10-year deal

By Stephen Hawkins AP Baseball Writer The Texas Rangers have reached an agreement on a $325 million, 10-year deal with shortstop Corey Seager, according to ... Read more

by Post Sports, Monday, November 29, 2021 11:56 pm

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QB Newton experiencing trials of playing behind shaky O-line

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE — Cam Newton is beginning to experience the hardships of playing behind Carolina’s porous offensive line. And the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Monday, November 29, 2021 11:55 pm

Sports

Panthers RB McCaffrey out for the season with ankle injury

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE — The injury bug has gotten Christian McCaffrey yet again. The Carolina Panthers often-injured running back will miss ... Read more

by Post Sports, Monday, November 29, 2021 11:55 pm

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High school basketball: Wilkerson leads North romp

  Staff report ALBEMARLE — Hannah Wilkerson scored 28 points as North Rowan’s girls romped 67-29 at Albemarle on Monday. Wilkerson, who has a career ... Read more

by Post Sports, Monday, November 29, 2021 11:02 pm

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High school basketball: South girls win at home

  Staff report LANDIS —  Make it two in a row for the South Rowan girls basketball team. The Raiders blew out the Stuart Cramer ... Read more

by Post Sports, Monday, November 29, 2021 9:17 pm

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High school basketball: Salisbury girls lose in Headliners Challenge

  Staff report HIGH POINT — Salisbury’s girls basketball team lost to Apex Friendship 62-44 on Saturday in the Headliners Challenge. The Hornets (1-1) are ... Read more

by Post Sports, Sunday, November 28, 2021 8:49 pm

Sports

NBA: Rockets top Hornets in overtime

HOUSTON (AP) — Christian Wood scored a career-high 33 points and had 16 rebounds to help the Houston Rockets beat the Charlotte Hornets 146-143 in ... Read more

by Post Sports, Sunday, November 28, 2021 12:00 am

College

Victory gives Appalachian State 10-win football season

Associated Press BOONE — Chase Brice threw two touchdown passes and Jalen Virgil returned a kick 97 yards for a touchdown as Appalachian State closed ... Read more

by Post Sports, Sunday, November 28, 2021 12:00 am

College

College basketball: Hellems carries NC State to victory with career-best 31

Associated Press RALEIGH — Jericole Hellems drained six 3-pointers, scored a career-high 31 points and N.C. State outran Louisiana Tech 90-81 on Saturday. All five ... Read more

by Post Sports, Sunday, November 28, 2021 12:00 am

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College football: Hurricanes deck Duke as late-season surge continues

Associated Press DURHAM — Miami’s turnaround reached all the way to the end of November. Tyler Van Dyke threw for three touchdowns and 381 yards ... Read more

by Post Sports, Sunday, November 28, 2021 12:00 am

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College basketball: Lions get rare win at Goodman Gym

  Staff report SALISBURY — When it rains, it pours. Mars Hill never trailed in taking an 89-75 South Atlantic Conference win  over Catawba on ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 9:32 pm

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High school basketball: Raiders struggle at PLP

Staff report MOORESVILLE — South Rowan’s boys basketball team turned it over 22 times before halftime and lost 76-41 at Pine Lake Prep (1-1). The ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 9:04 pm

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High school basketball: Salisbury boys split 2 in High Point

  Staff report HIGH POINT — Salisbury’s boys basketball team lost 72-65 to Uwharrie Charter on Friday,  but bounced back to beat Asheboro 77-60 on ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 8:19 pm

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High school basketball: West boys drop opener

  Staff report MOUNT ULLA – West Rowan’s boys basketball team has only two returning players from last season’s team that won a conference championship. ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 8:00 pm

College

College basketball: Catawba women romp

  Staff report SALISBURY — Catawba’s women’s basketball team stayed unbeaten and Mars Hill stayed winless at Goodman Gym on Saturday. The Indians won 87-60. ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 4:45 pm

College

No. 24 NC State stuns UNC 34-30 with 2 TDs in 26 seconds

By RYAN WILCOX Associated Press RALEIGH (AP) — Devin Leary threw two touchdown passes in a 26-second span, with No. 24 North Carolina State recovering ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 12:01 am

Sports

Panthers trying to get back to .500 as they take on Dolphins on Sunday

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — There’s nothing that impressive about a 5-7 record. That is, unless it comes after ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 12:00 am

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Aho scores twice as Hurricanes beat Flyers 6-3

By AARON BRACY Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sebastian Aho scored twice, Jesperi Kotkaniemi had a goal and an assist, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 12:00 am

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Hornets blister Timberwolves from long range in 133-115 victory

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr. matched a career high with seven 3-pointers and had 27 points off the ... Read more

by Post Sports, Saturday, November 27, 2021 12:00 am

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