Paris Kea(Page HS) and North Carolina Tar Heels fall on Saturday in Women’s NCAA Tournament/N.C. State with Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) back in action on Monday/Tonight vs. Kentucky, in Raleigh

Posted by Andy Durham on March 24, 2019 at 4:08 pm under College, High School | Be the First to Comment

**********Last game in college for Kea(Page High School)********** WACO, Texas — Kristine Anigwe extended her season-long streak of double-doubles with 18 points and 22 rebounds as California rallied from a 12-point deficit in the first half to beat North Carolina 92-72 in the first round of the women’s NCAA Tournament on Saturday. Paris Kea(Page High …Read the Rest…

The ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament continues today at the Greensboro Coliseum with Semifinal action:Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) leads her N.C. State Wolfpack against Louisville at 2:30pm

Posted by Andy Durham on March 9, 2019 at 11:14 am under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

The ACC Women’s Basketball Saturday afternoon Semifinals showcase at the Greensboro Coliseum 12 NOON #5 Syracuse vs. #1 Notre Dame 2:30pm #3 N.C. State vs. #2 Louisville ********************************************************************************************************************************************************************* N.C. State over Florida State on Friday night from www.gopack.com: GREENSBORO, N.C. – The ninth-ranked and third-seeded NC State women’s basketball team (26-4) earned a hard-fought 69-62 …Read the Rest…


Former Northern Guilford Nighthawk Elissa Cunane scores a career-high 28 points, but N.C. State Wolfpack women come up short, falling to Notre Dame, 95-72

Posted by Andy Durham on February 19, 2019 at 11:48 am under College, High School | Read the First Comment

**********A career-high 28 points, 10-19 shooting from the field and she hit a three-pointer, plus EC went 7-7 at the foul line and she grabbed 6 rebounds….Not a bad night, for the reigning ACC Rookie of the Week, from Northern Guilford High School and here is a kid, that is making all of the NG …Read the Rest…

UNBELIEVABLE!!! “That Old Pack Magic Lives Again”:N.C. State tops Clemson, 69-67, on a last-second shot

Posted by Andy Durham on January 26, 2019 at 5:30 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

One of the BEST finishes this week in all of the basketball that we have been seeing here, and it was the N.C. State UNBELIEVABLE win today in Raleigh, where the Wolfpack was down late vs. the Clemson Tigers and rallied to get the two-point win, on a buzzer-beating three-point shot, by Braxton Beverly… N.C. …Read the Rest…

N.C. State Women’s Basketball runs their record to (17-0) today with 66-38 victory over the Virginia Cavaliers:Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) with 11 points for Pack, ranked #8 in the Nation

Posted by Andy Durham on January 13, 2019 at 4:22 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from www.espn.com: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Erika Cassell had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 8 North Carolina State remained the only unbeaten Division I women’s team with a 66-38 victory at Virginia on Sunday. Kiara Leslie added 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Wolfpack (17-0, 4-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). Kai Crutchfield and Elissa …Read the Rest…


Torry Holt has his own trophy case at Eastern Guilford High School

Posted by Andy Durham on January 10, 2019 at 12:07 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Former N.C. State and Eastern Guilford HS wide receiver Torry Holt was named to the College Football Hall of Fame this week, and while Holt was posting 1,000 yards and 100-reception receiving seasons with N.C. State, he went on to do the same thing in the NFL, with the St. Louis Rams… He had great …Read the Rest…

Reggie-Reggie-Reggie-Reggie-Reggie:Reggie Gallaspy(Southern Guilford HS) with 5 TD’s on the ground, as the N.C. State Wolfpack defeats UNC Tar Heels in OT

Posted by Andy Durham on November 24, 2018 at 4:39 pm under College | 4 Comments to Read

Final College Football Score from Chapel Hill, N.C.: N.C. State 34, North Carolina 28 in Overtime Reggie Gallaspy II(Southern Guilford High School) with 129 yards rushing on 27 carries and school record-tying 5 Touchdowns rushing….Gallaspy(career-high five TD’S) was the workhorse for the N.C. State Wolfpack today in their victory over the UNC Tar Heels on …Read the Rest…

Germaine Pratt(High Point Central HS/N.C. State) named ACC Linebacker of the Week(Second honor this season and he leads the ACC in Tackles)

Posted by Andy Durham on October 30, 2018 at 12:01 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

**********Germaine Pratt(High Point Central HS/N.C. State) named ACC Linebacker of the Week********** LINEBACKER – Germaine Pratt(High Point Central High School), NC State, Gr., LB; High Point, N.C. Second ACC Linebacker of the Week accolade of 2018 for Pratt, who tallied a career-high 16 tackles in the Wolfpack’s loss at Syracuse • Pratt also had a …Read the Rest…

Germaine Pratt(High Point Central HS/N.C. State) named one of the ACC’s Football Players of the Week

Posted by Andy Durham on October 9, 2018 at 1:20 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

The Atlantic Coast Conference has players of the week, for just about every possible position, but this week’s rep at Linebacker, is from High Point Central High School and from N.C. State University….His name is Germaine Pratt and he has been covering the field like a blanket on defense this season, and all of Germaine …Read the Rest…

Adidas executive Jim Gatto’s attorney says he paid Dennis Smith’s family $40,000 to make sure Smith played college basketball at N.C. State

Posted by Andy Durham on October 3, 2018 at 11:27 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*****Here is a breakdown on this news coming in from the News and Observer, in Raleigh……..***** Adidas executive Jim Gatto paying guard Dennis Smith $40,000 to insure that Smith played college basketball at N.C. State??? That’s what Gatto’s attorney told the judge in Federal Court on Tuesday and if the allegations are confirmed, then, the …Read the Rest…

Former N.C. State head Baseball Coach and assistant Basketball Coach Sam Esposito gone at age 86

Posted by Andy Durham on July 10, 2018 at 3:26 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Former NC State baseball coach Sam Esposito dead at age 86 He took N.C. State to their first College World Series appearance(1968), he led the Wolfpack to 4 ACC Baseball Titles, his last four N.C. State teams had a winning percentage of .711, and he was not only the head baseball coach at N.C. State, …Read the Rest…


Baseball Scores Tonight:Evan Edwards(Southern Guilford HS) and Patrick Bailey(WES) both homer and combine for 6 RBI as N.C. State tops UNC Tar Heels, 8-3

Posted by Andy Durham on April 17, 2018 at 10:19 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Final from the DBAP/Durham Bulls Athletic Park where 6,799 fans saw N.C. State defeat North Carolina, 8-3, with the Guilford County Connection of Evan Edwards(Southern Guilford High School) and Patrick Bailey(Wesleyan Christian Academy) both having very BIG nights for the Wolfpack… (Both Edwards and Bailey homered for the Pack)…Edwards a three-run shot and Bailey a …Read the Rest…

Carlos Rodon(N.C. State) working on getting/being ready, but not ready right now for return to the majors(Chicago White Sox)

Posted by Andy Durham on June 7, 2017 at 3:14 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

He’s working on his return to the Chicago White Sox, but Carlos Rodon has some more work to do in the minors, before he makes his return to the majors, but he got his work in on Tuesday, going for the WS Dash vs. the Carolina Mudcats and here is the report on how things …Read the Rest…

Carlos Rodon(N.C. State) to start today for the Winston-Salem Dash in 5pm game at Five County Stadium/Grasshoppers home vs. Hagerstown Suns

Posted by Andy Durham on June 6, 2017 at 10:41 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Carlos Rodon, the former N.C. State pitcher, will start game one of a doubleheader today for the Winston-Salem Dash, as the Dash meet the Carolina Mudcats at Five County Stadium, in Zebulon… Rodon, with Chicago White Sox, is on rehab assignment, as he suits up today for the Dash, in their matchup with the Mudcats(Milwaukee …Read the Rest…

Sam Hunt(Dudley HS) always wanted to play basketball in the ACC and now he’ll get his chance next season with the N.C. State Wolfpack

Posted by Andy Durham on May 14, 2017 at 4:32 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Sam Hunt(Dudley High School), earned a business economics degree from N.C. A&T, in Greensboro on Saturday….Now with one year of college basketball eligibility left/remaining, he’ll suit up and play for the N.C. State Wolfpack in Raleigh next season…. Sam Hunt said this to the News and Observer in Raleigh: “This was one of those things …Read the Rest…

N.C. State’s 1974 NCAA Championship Basketball Team to be honored at the Greensboro Coliseum on Wednesday night(Fred Barakat Sports Dinner)

Posted by Andy Durham on April 25, 2017 at 12:43 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

A dozen members of that N.C. State championship team plan to return to the city, gathering once again at the Greensboro Coliseum for the Fred Barakat Sports Dinner at 7pm Wednesday. 1974 North Carolina State University Basketball Team: Tommy Burleson David Thompson Tim Stoddard Monte Towe Moe Rivers *****Pretty much your starting five listed above …Read the Rest…

ACC Basketball Freshman of the Year, Dennis Smith(N.C. State), has declared he will enter the 2017 NBA Draft

Posted by Andy Durham on March 28, 2017 at 1:24 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

He was the ACC Freshman of the Year, he scored 18.1 points per game and averaged 6.2 assists per contest for the N.C. State Wolfpack, and he torched Duke for 30-plus points, in a win by the Pack in Cameron, but if you enjoyed all of the above from Dennis Smith, you better save your …Read the Rest…


N.C. State has fired men’s basketball coach Mark Gottfried:Gottfried got Fired but will Finish out the season

Posted by Andy Durham on February 16, 2017 at 2:52 pm under College | 6 Comments to Read

Gottfried got fired today….. from FOX 8 NEWS at www.myfox8.com: RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina State University has fired men’s head basketball coach Mark Gottfried, university sources told WNCN. The Wolfpack have suffered six straight losses including a 97-73 loss to the North Carolina Tar Heels on Wednesday. Gottfried will remain the coach for the …Read the Rest…

Bryson Speas(Dudley HS) headed to N.C. State instead of University of Virginia:Panther now on board with Pack

Posted by Press Release on October 10, 2016 at 3:29 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Coming from James B. Dudley High School over on Lincoln Street: Dudley’s Bryson Speas has flipped his commitment from the University of Virginia To NC State University. Congrats to Mr. Speas on joining the Wolfpack! Dudley Panther senior/Class of 2017 will take his services as an offensive lineman to Raleigh and he will join the …Read the Rest…

North Carolina State University Student hits the Gold Medal Stage at the Rio Olympics

Posted by Press Release on August 8, 2016 at 11:02 pm under Amateur, College | Comments are off for this article

This news coming in from of out loyal GreensboroSports.com readers…. In last night’s 4×100 meter freestyle relay final, featuring Michael Phelps, one of the gold medal winning swimmers was Ryan Held. He was the shortest on the team and the only one to have to qualify for the race. And he is one of our …Read the Rest…