UNCW men’s basketball hosts media day

  Panthers head to London, Cam Newton spotted at CLT Airport

  UNCW men’s soccer downs Old Dominion

  Fake Nikes worth $2.2 million seized at California port

  Friday Night Football Pregame week 8

  North Brunswick’s Josh Gass name WECT Athlete of the Week

Continued Coverage

  UNCW men’s basketball picked to finish ninth in CAA preseason poll

Dzingel nets 2, Hurricanes top Panthers 6-3 for 4th straight

  Whiteville football trying to end championship drought

AP prep football poll for N.C.

Saints linebacker won’t have to pay fine; school shows support with ‘Child of God’ headbands

  The First Tee of Greater Wilmington hosts Future Generations Tournament

  Pender named WECT All Star team of the week

The Pender football is the week four WECT All-Star team of the week, presented by Hardee’s.

  Scheduling problems make Wallace-Rose Hill stronger

The Wallace-Rose Hill Bulldogs football program has won six state championship (2009, 10, 14, 15,16, 17) the past decade.

AP Source: Bills trade receiver Zay Jones to Raiders

A person familiar with the move confirms to The Associated Press that the Buffalo Bills have agreed to trade receiver Zay Jones to the Oakland Raiders.

NC State to start Bailey Hockman at QB vs Syracuse

North Carolina State is changing quarterbacks and will start Bailey Hockman this week against Syracuse.

  Friday Night Football week seven scoreboard

Panthers QB Cam Newton remains out for third straight week

  High school football teams deal with high temperatures

  UNCW women’s soccer downs College of Charleston

Hamilton, Hurricanes top Canadiens 4-3 in shootout

Davis runs for 157 with a TD, Temple tops E Carolina 27-17

East Columbus football to forfeit Friday game against Red Springs

The East Columbus football team will forfeit Friday night’s football home game against Red Springs

Khine named CAA golfer of the week

UNCW sophomore Phu Khine has been honored as the Colonial Athletic Association’s Women’s Golfer of the Week after her performance at the Furman Lady Paladin Invitational.

  New era of Cape Fear C.C. men’s basketball underway

A new era of Cape Fear Community College men’s basketball is has started.

  West Brunswick’s Trey Bell named WECT Athlete of the Week

West Brunswick’s Trey Bell is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week.

Panthers send Chris Hogan to IR

The Carolina Panthers today placed wide receiver Chris Hogan on injured reserve with a left knee injury, suffered in Week 4 at Houston, and claimed offensive lineman Caleb Benenoch from New England.

  Friday Night Football Pregame week 7

WECT's Friday Night Football Pregame brings you an early look at the upcoming high school football schedule each week.

  Ryan Nyquist: BMX Freestyle champ enjoying the ride as Head Coach of U.S. Olympic team (”1on1 with Jon Evans” podcast)

As a teenager growing up in California, Ryan Nyquist witnessed the early years of bicycle motorcross, or BMX. He saw riders flying into the air and decided he wanted to be part of it. Now, more than 20 years after turning pro, Nyquist is headed to the 2020 Summer Olympics, coaching the US Team.

UNCW men’s basketball lands first recruit of 2020

The UNCW men’s basketball team received its first commitment from a recruit from the class of 2020.

Run for the Ta Ta’s on track for this weekend

The annual Run for the Ta Ta's will take place Saturday, October 5 at Mayfaire Town Center

UNCW men’s soccer falls at No. 20 North Carolina

No. 20 North Carolina used a goal in each half to defeat UNCW, 2-0, at newly-christened Dorrance Field at the UNC Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium on Tuesday evening.

  Golf phenom speaks to The First Tee of Greater Wilmington

The First Tee of Greater Wilmington has a very special guest on Tuesday afternoon.

  Laney golfer returns from Pure Insurance Championship

Grace Holcomb is one of the best high school golfers in New Hanover County.

Panthers place Kawann Short on IR

The Carolina Panthers placed defensive lineman Kawann Short on injured reserve with a partially torn rotator cuff, the team announced Monday.

Duke, running back Brown considering season-ending surgery

Duke running back Brittain Brown could miss the rest of the season with a shoulder injury.

AP prep football poll for N.C.

The Associated Press state high school football poll for the week of October 1, first-place votes in parentheses, records and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers:

Former NFL player raises money for foundation to grant children wishes

The Marty Lyons Foundation hosted a charity golf tournament at Cape Fear National golf course in Leland on Monday.

Laney named WECT All Star team of the week

The Laney High School football is the week four WECT All-Star team of the week, presented by Hardee’s.

UNCW men’s soccer earns 3-1 victory over Northeastern

Senior forward Phillip Goodrum scored a goal and added an assist as UNCW opened its regular season home schedule

  Friday Night Football weeks six scoreboard

Friday Night Football weeks six scoreboard

Harris, Duke put a hurting on Virginia Tech, 45-10

Quentin Harris threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Duke beat Virginia Tech 45-10 on Friday night.

UNCW’s Karen Barefoot honored by The Apprentice School

Karen Barefoot is a Hall of Famer. Again.

  Former NASCAR driver on big fan of Bank of America Roval 400

NASCAR returns to the Charlotte Motor Speedway for the Bank of America Roval 400 on Sunday.

UNCW women’s soccer falls at Elon

Freshman Jessica Carrieri recorded her second consecutive two-goal effort as Elon secured a 3-1 victory over UNCW in the Colonial Athletic Association women’s soccer opener for both teams at Rudd Field on Thursday evening.

  Florida transfer finds new home with UNCW men’s basketball

After playing two seasons of basketball at the University of Florida, Mike Okauru needed a change of scenery.

  Former ECU football player now member of NASCAR pit crew

After playing his last game for East Carolina in 2013, linebacker Kyle Tudor wanted to play football in the NFL.

  UNCW men’s basketball helps remove storm debris

The UNCW men’s basketball team traded in their basketballs for work gloves on Wednesday.

UNCW men’s soccer fall on the road at Campbell

Junior Thibaut Jacquel scored two goals in the second half to lead Campbell to a 2-0 victory over UNCW in a non-conference men’s soccer game at the Eakes Complex on Wednesday evening.

  Friday Night Football Pregame week six

WECT's Friday Night Football Pregame brings you an early look at the upcoming high school football schedule each week.

  Hoggard’s Brady HeHass named WECT Athlete of the Week

Hoggard’s Brady HeHass is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week.

NCAA suspends response deadlines in hoops corruption cases

The NCAA is suspending its deadlines for schools to respond to charges levied by the governing body in the wake of college basketball's corruption scandal.

Stong finish for UNCW men’s golf team

Led by sophomore Segundo Oliva Pinto’s one-under-par 70, UNCW shaved off 20 strokes from its second-round score to finish 13th at the 15th Annual Inverness Intercollegiate on Tuesday.

UNCW baseball ranked on of nations top programs

UNCW moved up two spots to 46th in the most recent edition of D1Baseball.com’s top-100 programs in the nation released on Monday.

  ECU QB Reid Herring, RB Hussein Howe enter transfer portal

ECU football backup quarterback Reid Herring and running back Hussein Howe both informed head coach Mike Houston on Tuesday of their decisions to enter the NCAA transfer portal.

  North Brunswick not letting injuries change team goals

The injury bug has taken a bite out of the North Brunswick High School football team.

AP prep football poll for N.C.

The Associated Press state high school football poll for the week of September 24, first-place votes in parentheses, records and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers:

Blues acquire defenseman Justin Faulk in trade with ’Canes

The St. Louis Blues have acquired All-Star defenseman Justin Faulk from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for defenseman Joel Edmundson and a prospect.

  South Brunswick named WECT All Star team of the week

The South Brunswick High School football is the week four WECT All-Star team of the week, presented by Hardee’s.

  NASCAR playoffs return to Charlotte Motor Speedway for BOA Roval 400

The NASCAR playoffs return to the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday for the Bank of America Roval 400.

  UNCW women’s basketball ready to bring home a championship

The UNCW women’s basketball team hosted the programs annual media day at Trask Coliseum on Monday afternoon.

Panthers rule QB Newton out for Week 4 game against Texans

Carolina coach Ron Rivera says quarterback Cam Newton will miss his second straight game when the Panthers take on the Houston Texans because of a mid-foot sprain.

  Masters of Ring Entertainment to hold charity show Saturday

Among the many marquee matches lined up includes the crowning of the first Masters of Ring Women’s Champion.

  Week five Friday Night Football scoreboard

Week five Friday Night Football scoreboard

Panthers QB Newton ruled out for Sunday’s game vs Arizona

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Cardinals with a mid-foot sprain.

  New Hanover football putting perfect record on the line Friday

The New Hanover High School football team will put its perfect record on the line when they host Jack Britt Friday night at Legion Stadium at 7 p.m.

  Kentucky’s John Calipari reflects about his time in Wilmington

University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari spoke to a full house at the 4th Annual UNCW men’s basketball tip-off dinner at the Burney Center on Thursday night.

Carolina’s Rivera not ready to name starting QB vs Arizona

Panthers coach Ron Rivera isn't ready to name Kyle Allen his starting quarterback for Carolina's game at Arizona.

Ashley graduate earns Red Sox minor league award

The Boston Red Sox named pitcher Trevor Kelley the 2019 recipient of the Lou Gorman Award.

Former Ashley High School star getting praise by Clemson head coach

Charlotte 49er football senior defensive end Alex Highsmith is receiving praise from one of the best coaches in college football.

  South Brunswick’s Keyshaun Smith named WECT Athlete of the week

South Brunswick’s Keyshaun Smith is this week’s WECT Athlete of the Week.

Oakland Raiders cut Jonathan Cooper

The Oakland Raiders have cut Hoggard High School graduate Jonathan Cooper.

  Friday Night Football Pregame week five

WECT's Friday Night Football Pregame brings you an early look at the upcoming high school football schedule each week.

  East Duplin ends losing streak with win over Ashley

The East Duplin Panthers beat the Ashley Screaming Eagles, 48-0, on Tuesday night.

AP prep football poll for N.C.

The Associated Press state high school football poll for the week of September 17, first-place votes in parentheses, records and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers:

Newton sits out practice after re-aggravating foot injury

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has re-aggravated a mid-foot sprain injury and did not attend practice making his status unclear for this week's game at Arizona.

Wilmington Sharks name new manager for 2020 season

The Wilmington Sharks have hired Russ Burroughs as the team’s manager for the 2020 season.Burroughs replaces Tyler Jackson, who had a 37-65 record in two seasons with the team.“I am very honored the Sharks have asked me to be their next Field Manager,” said Burroughs in a Wilmington Sharks news

West Brunswick named WECT All Star Team of the week

The West Brunswick High School football is the week four WECT All-Star team of the week, presented by Hardee’s.

  Southern Tennis Hall of Fame to honor Lenny Simpson

Lenny Simpson has been selected to the 2020 class of the Southern Tennis Hall of Fame.

  West Brunswick football working towards goals

Coming into the season there were high expectations for the West Brunswick High School football team.