NFL draft hopeful making the most of home workouts

UNCW men’s basketball lands four-star transfer

NCAA grants spring-sport athletes year of eligibility lost to coronavirus

Former N.C. sports reporter deals with the coronavirus in New York City

  UNCW tennis player worried about more than studies

UNCW tennis standout earns CAA top academic honor

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  Newton release just one of many off season moves by Carolina Panthers

On hold: Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021

AP source: Panthers agree to terms with WR Robby Anderson

Carolina Panthers release QB, former MVP Cam Newton after nine years

UNCW women’s basketball lands two junior college recruits

Pender High School basketball standout commits to UNCW

AP source: Redskins acquire QB Kyle Allen from Panthers

A person with knowledge of the move tells The Associated Press that the Washington Redskins have acquired quarterback Kyle Allen in a trade with the Carolina Panthers.

NCHSAA suspends athletic events until at least May 18

North Carolina High School Athletic Association Commissioner Que Tucker released the following statement following Governor Roy Coopers executive order closing all public schools through May 15th on Monday.

AP source: Panthers agree to terms with XFL QB P.J. Walker

A person familiar with the situation says the Panthers have agreed to terms with former XFL quarterback P.J. Walker of the Houston Roughnecks and former Raiders linebacker Tahir Whitehead.

Cancelled race can’t stop one man’s half marathon run

Coronavirus concerns prompted the organizers of Wilmington’s 11th marathon to cancel but that couldn’t stop Dean Denning.

  Wilmington Municipal Golf course working to keep golfers safe from coronavirus

  UNCW basketball coach Takayo Siddle not letting coronavirus closures slow him down

Los Angeles Rams release running back Todd Gurley

Panthers release Eric Reid 1 year after contract extension

AP Source: Panthers replacing Newton with Bridgewater at QB

Former Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis reuniting with Ron Rivera on Redskins

Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

The PGA TOUR has canceled the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Panthers give Cam Newton permission to seek trade, sign new QB

Panthers general manger Marty Hurney said he met with Newton and his representatives to discuss the situation.

Kentucky Derby 146 re-scheduled for Saturday of Labor Day Weekend

You may not be able to wear white after Labor Day, but this year’s Kentucky Derby will offer fashionistas one final chance to put together their freshest ivory outfits.

Brunson vs. Shahbazyan postponed again

Mixed martial artist Derek Brunson will have to wait longer for his next fight.

NASCAR suspends season until May but will reschedule events

NASCAR has suspended its season until early May.

UNCW agrees to five-year contract with Takayo Siddle

UNCW and N.C. State assistant coach Tayako Siddle have agreed on a contract.

Carolinas Classic All-Star Basketball Games Cancelled

The 2020 Carolinas Classic All-Star basketball game has been cancelled.

  UNCW names Siddle next men’s basketball head coach

Takayo Siddle will be the next men’s head basketball coach at UNC Wilmington, according to sources close to the athletic department.

CAA cancels all competitions for remainder of winter, spring sports seasons

The Colonial Athletic Association has canceled all conference and non-conference competitions for the remainder of the winter and spring sports seasons.

Two upcoming New Hanover County races canceled due to virus concerns

Organizers for the 11th annual NHRMC Wilmington NC Marathon announced on Thursday that the upcoming marathon has been canceled due to the growing threat of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

NCAA men’s and women’s basketball tournaments cancelled

The NCAA has canceled its men's and women's basketball tournaments because of the spread of coronavirus.

ACC puts all athletic events on hold

The Atlantic Coast Conference has suspended all athletic-related activities. That includes all games, practices, recruiting - and participation in NCAA championships until further notice.

CAA cancels women’s basketball tournament, suspends all spring sports until further notice

The Colonial Athletic Association has made the decision to cancel the remainder of the 2020 CAA Women’s Basketball Championship in response to continued developments regarding the spread of the coronavirus.

All N.C. high school sporting events indefinitely postponed, including Saturday’s basketball championship games

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NHCSAA) announced Thursday afternoon that all sporting events in the state have been postponed indefinitely, including Saturday’s basketball championship games, due to the growing threat of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Hughes, Syracuse roll past UNC 81-53 in ACC 2nd round

Elijah Hughes scored 27 points to help Syracuse beat North Carolina 81-53 in Wednesday’s second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

Colonial Athletic Association making changes to women’s basketball tournament

Due to recent developments in the progression of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Colonial Athletic Association has made the decision to alter plans regarding attendance at the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship.

  South Brunswick’s Camille Gannon named the WECT Athlete of the Week

South Brunswick’s Camille Gannon is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week.

UNCW women’s basketball advance past Charleston in CAA tournament

UNCW senior guard Ahyiona Vason has certainly enjoyed playing in the Colonial Athletic Association Women’s Basketball Championship over the last two years.

  UNCW baseball beats No. 19 East Carolina

Matt Suggs sent the Seahawks home winners with a three-run home run in the bottom of the ninth in a 5-2 win over nationally-ranked East Carolina on Wednesday at Brooks Field.

Daniels helps NC State top Pittsburgh 73-58 in ACC 2nd round

Devon Daniels scored 23 points to help North Carolina State beat Pittsburgh 73-58 in Wednesday’s second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

Governor Roy Cooper, sports fans weigh in on coronavirus potentially impacting sporting events

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and sports fans are weighing in on the potential impact the coronavirus could have on March Madness.

  The Brigade Boys & Girls Club holds 3rd Annual Golf day

The Brigade Boys and Girls Club held its third annual Golf Day Tuesday afternoon.

North Carolina keeps season alive, throttles Va. Tech

Garrison Brooks scored 20 points, Brandon Robinson added 17 points on five 3-pointers and North Carolina extended its season with a 78-56 win over Virginia Tech on Tuesday night in the opening round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

N.C. Basketball Coaches Association All-District awards

N.C. Basketball Coaches Association All-District awards

Champagnie scores 31, Pitt surges past Wake Forest 81-72

Justin Champagnie scored a career-high 31 points, and Pittsburgh defeated Wake Forest 81-72 in the opening round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

UNCW men’s golf wins in playoff

Sophomore Segundo Oliva Pinto rallied to capture his third career tournament title while UNCW claimed the tournament championship in a one-hole playoff against Jacksonville State on Tuesday at the Surf Golf and Beach Club.

Panthers sign QB Kyle Allen to 1-year contract extension

The Panthers have signed quarterback Kyle Allen to a one-year contract extension. Allen was an exclusive rights free agent, meaning the Panthers essentially held his rights.

Seahawks Win River Landing Classic

After opening the final round of the River Landing Classic in sixth place, UNCW stormed back and posted an impressive 282 team score to claim the tournament title with a one-stroke victory over USC Upstate at the River Landing Golf Course on Tuesday afternoon.

UNCW’s Smith and Suggs earn CAA honors

UNCW senior guard Lacey Suggs has been named the Colonial Athletic Association’s Women’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

UNCW freshman guard Shykeim Phillips suffers wrist injury

UNCW freshman guard Shykeim Phillips needs surgery to repair an injured wrist.

UNCW’s Lacey Suggs won’t seek fifth season

Lacey Suggs’ basketball career at UNCW will soon come to an end.

Duke’s Jones, Florida State’s Hamilton snag top ACC honors

Duke’s Jones, Florida State’s Hamilton snag top ACC honors

Drexel downs UNCW in opening game of CAA tournament

No. 8-seeded Drexel used key back-to-back three-pointers by reserves Zach Walton and Coltrane Washington late in a decisive second half to get past No. 9 UNCW, 66-55, in the opening game of the 2020 Hercules Tires Colonial Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Championship early Saturday at the

MacKenzie Gore makes spring training debut

MacKenzie Gore made his spring training debut for the San Diego Padres on Thursday.

Beverly sparks Wolfpack in win against Wake Forest

DJ Funderburk scored 19 points to help North Carolina State beat Wake Forest 84-64.

  Memphis Tigers blank UNCW baseball

Memphis jumped on UNCW starter Zarion Sharpe for four runs in the first two innings as the Tigers shutout the Seahawks, 4-0, in the series opener on Friday at Brooks Field.

Shykeim Phillips named to the Colonial Athletic Association’s All-Rookie Team

Freshman point guard Shykeim Phillips has been named to the Colonial Athletic Association’s All-Rookie Team following an outstanding debut with the UNCW men’s basketball team.

Ashley’s Rivers named Gatorade N.C. Player of the Year

The 6-foot-junior guard has averaged 25.0 points, 11.8 rebounds, 6.4 steals and 4.3 assists through 29 games.

Laney pitchers combine for no-hitter

Two Laney pitchers combined to no-hitter New Bern beating the Bears, 1-0, on Wednesday.

  Pender’s Jakwon Moore named this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week

Pender High School’s Jakwon Moore is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week.

  George Greene ready for new post with Coastal Christian basketball

George Greene is ready to make the jump to being the Coastal Christian boys head basketball coach.

AP source: Panthers trading Turner to Chargers for Okung

Panthers trading Turner to Chargers for Okung

Sandlin named interim head baseball coach at New Hanover

Scott Sandlin has been named the interim head baseball coach at New Hanover High School for the 2020 season, Director of Athletics Keith Moore announced Wednesday morning.

  Ashley and Hoggard fall in 4th round of high school basketball playoffs

Ashley and Hoggard fall in 4th round of high school basketball playoffs

Anthony, Brooks lead North Carolina past Wake Forest 93-83

Cole Anthony scored 19 of his 28 points in the second half to help North Carolina beat Wake Forest 93-83.

UNCW’s Roupp named CAA pitcher of the week

Junior righthander Landen Roupp tossed seven shutout innings in a series clinching win at Kentucky last weekend en route to being named Colonial Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week.

  Hoggard and Ashley ready for 4th round playoff games

Sixteen teams started the high school basketball playoffs with championship dreams, now just two remain: the Hoggard boys and the Ashley girls.

Stanley, boardwork, zone help No. 12 Duke top NC State 88-69

Freshman Cassius Stanley scored 14 of his 18 points after halftime as No. 12 Duke took over in the second half to beat North Carolina State 88-69 on Monday night.

UNCW guard Phillips earns CAA rookie honors after big week

Phillips averaged 16 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4 assists last week as the Seahawks split games with Drexel and Delaware at Trask Coliseum.

NCHSAA 3rd round basketball schedule

NCHSAA 3rd round basketball schedule

  Lacey Suggs scores 1000th career point in victory over Northeastern

Senior guard Lacey Suggs scored 18 points, including the 1,000th of her college career, as UNCW earned its second win in a row, a 61-48 Colonial Athletic Association women’s basketball victory over Northeastern at Trask Coliseum on Friday evening.

UNCW baseball shutouts Kentucky 8-0

Jac Croom and Cole Weiss both collected three hits as UNCW ran past Kentucky, 8-0, in the series opener on Friday at Kentucky Proud Park.

  3 Wilmington Olympic hopefuls have eyes on the finish line

The Tokyo Olympics are less than six months away and three Wilmington women are hoping to make Team USA at the US Olympic Marathon Trials at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta this weekend.

  Phillips leads Seahawks past Drexel

UNCW scored the first nine points of the second half and shot a robust 67.9 percent in the decisive final period to down Drexel, 76-65, in Colonial Athletic Association men's basketball action on Thursday night in Trask Coliseum.

  High school basketball playoff 2nd round scoreboard

High school basketball playoff 2nd round scoreboard

  Ashley’s Mia Seemadray named WECT Athlete of the week

Ashley’s Mia Seemadray is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week

NCHSAA high school basketball 2nd round pairings

NCHSAA high school basketball 2nd round pairings

Hoggard High School host signing day event

Hoggard High School host signing day event