Needing a spark to avoid a loss to Clemson that would have extended a seven-game losing streak, Wake Forest got it in part from a player who won’t see the court this season.
Rodney Hood scored 21 points to help No. 6 Duke beat Virginia Tech 66-48 on Tuesday night.
Tuesday's local roundup
Tuesday's HPU roundup
WEDNESDAY NIGHT’S GAME
What: Big South men’s basketball
Who: VMI Keydets at High Point Panthers
Where: Millis Center
When: 7 p.m.
Video: Big South Network
The scoring bursts and stifling defense that helped Southwest Guilford romp to a 23-2 regular season did the trick in the first round of the NCHSAA 4-A playoffs Monday night.
The fifth-seeded Panthers played very solidly over the second and third quarters to build a big lead and then hung on down the stretch to defeat 28th-seeded North Gaston 61-53 on Monday in the first round of the NCHSAA 3A playoffs.
The 12th-seeded Panthers, behind Sullivan’s stellar 27-point performance, rolled past 21st-seeded A.C. Reynolds 67-51 on Monday in the NCHSAA 3A playoffs at Ledford. It was the team’s first playoff victory in over a decade.
Twelve teams -- seven girls, five boys -- win in the opening round of the NCHSAA playoffs
Through rain and wrecks, on Daytona’s longest day, this was a drought Dale Earnhardt Jr. was determined to end.
Sunday's local roundup
High Point native Heather Richardson sparked the U.S. women’s speedskating team pursuit trio to a sixth-place finish on Saturday.
They’ll remember the OT from the first Syracuse-Duke game — and the Ts that decided Round 2.
Saturday's HPU roundup