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College basketball: Former Carson star Hairston has 8 offers

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — COVID-19 concerns wiped out his dream of competing for a national championship, but that was the only blemish on ... Read more

15 hours ago by Mike London.

College football: Catawba adds recruits, announces 2020 schedule

Staff report Catawba College has announced a number of important additions to the football recruiting class this month. Amari Davis – OL – 6-3, 275 ... Read more

3 days ago by Mike London.

College basketball: North grad Sifford helped N.C. Central win 1989 national title

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com It wasn’t expected. Underrated, balanced North Carolina Central wasn’t ranked in the top 10 in Division II when it won the ... Read more

3 days ago by Mike London.

Biggest tourney upsets? NC State’s ’83 title run hard to top

By Aaron Beard AP basketball writer There are still moments, even after nearly four decades, when Ernie Myers has trouble believing it all really happened ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Sports.

Sports obit: Joe Ferebee was one of the giants

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com MISENHEIMER— Joe Ferebee, a Mocksville native who became one of the giants of Rowan County and Stanly County athletics, passed away ... Read more

1 week ago by Mike London.

Column: Sports at a standstill; missing the rites of spring

By Dennis Davidson dennis.davidson@salisburypost.com Right off the bat, pun intended, let me qualify: I realize the world has far greater problems than the shutdown of ... Read more

1 week ago by Dennis Davidson.

Catawba’s Class ACT Dinner rescheduled for November

Staff report SALISBURY — Catawba College’s second annual Class ACT Dinner has been rescheduled for Friday, Nov. 13, in the school’s Peeler Crystal Lounge. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Sports.

Kansas finishes No. 1 in final AP poll

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas coach Bill Self has spent much of the past week mulling ways to commemorate one of the more remarkable seasons ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Sports.

How will NCAA recoup millions from lost tournament?

By The Associated Press The NCAA made more than $1 billion last year, almost $867 million from the men’s Division I basketball tournament, and most ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Sports.

Catawba Chiefs Club grows again — over 700 members

Staff report SALISBURY — The Catawba Chiefs Club has continued its growth during the 2019-20 school year, surpassing the 700-mark for members. Jeff Childress, associate ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Sports.

College softball: Martin and teammates are heartbroken

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — There were rumors, but Catawba’s softball team practiced Thursday, then cleaned up the field. Business, as usual. Then players ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Mike London.

Local college sports shut down for rest of school year

By Mike London mike.london@salisburypost.com SALISBURY—  On Wednesday night, Catawba head men’s basketball coach Rob Perron was excited about making it back to the NCAA Division ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Mike London.

NCAA Tournaments come to screeching halt

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Sports Writer March Madness came to a screeching halt before a bracket could even be filled out. The NCAA ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Sports.

Roger Ray: Livingstone’s record-setter earns CIAA’s big honor

By Dennis Davidson dennis.davidson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The basketball season didn’t go all that well for the Livingstone men’s basketball team, but you could say that ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Dennis Davidson.

Power 5 leagues scrap tournaments, putting NCAAs in doubt

By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Sports Writer The biggest conferences in college sports all canceled their basketball tournaments Thursday because of the coronavirus, putting ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Sports.

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

By AARON BEARD AP Basketball Writer GREENSBORO (AP) — Elijah Hughes scored 27 points and Syracuse dominated the opening half to build a big lead ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Sports.

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

By AARON BEARD AP Basketball Writer GREENSBORO (AP) — Devon Daniels and his North Carolina State teammates know their chances of securing an NCAA Tournament ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Sports.

March Sadness — No fans will be allowed at NCAA tournaments

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Sports Writer The buzzer-beaters, upsets and all the other shining moments of this year’s NCAA tournaments will be played ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Sports.

Pittsburgh surges past Wake Forest in ACC tourney opener

GREENSBORO (AP) — Justin Champagnie felt snubbed after being left off the ACC’s All-Freshman team. So he decided to take it out on Wake Forest ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Sports.

Tar Heels whip Va. Tech to keep season alive

By Steve Reed AP Sports Writer GREENSBORO (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams joked that he nearly broke his dadgum neck Tuesday night because ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Sports.

Men’s college basketball: SEC tournament schedule

SEC tournament Nashville, Tenn. Wednesday’s games (13) Georgia vs. (12) Ole Miss, 7 p.m. (14) Vanderbilt vs. (11) Arkansas, 9 p.m. Thursday’s games (9) Alabama ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

Women’s basketball: Long drought over for Wolfpack

By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer GREENSBORO, N.C.  — Aislinn Konig and her 10th-ranked North Carolina State teammates weren’t even born the last time the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

Men’s college basketball: ACC tournament schedule

ACC tournament Greensboro Tuesday’s games (13) Pittsburgh vs. (12) Wake Forest, 4:30 p.m. (ACCN) (14) North Carolina vs. (11) Virginia Tech, 7 p.m. (ACCN) Wednesday’s ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

College basketball: Catawba men in D-II playoffs

Staff report Catawba’s men’s basketball team was selected for the Division II playoffs on Sunday night. It’s a 64-team field. Competition starts with eight regionals ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

College basketball: Catawba men fall to Queens in SAC tourney

Staff report GREENVILLE, S.C. — Even a career game by Terrence Whitfield couldn’t end Catawba’s long string of frustration against Queens in South Atlantic Conference ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

Women’s college basketball: Catawba loses in overtime

Staff report GREENVILLE, S.C. — Taisha DeShazo’s return to action was frequently spectacular, but Catawba’s women’s basketball team still lost in a South Atlantic Conference ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

Carey, Robinson help Duke beat rival UNC, 89-76

By Aaron Beard AP Basketball Writer DURHAM (AP) — Vernon Carey Jr., Tre Jones and No. 12 Duke didn’t need any wild escape to beat ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Sports.

College baseball: Catawba’s streak stopped; Indians play two vs. L-R Saturday

 Staff report SALISBURY — Catawba’s winning streak ended at 15 games on Friday night with a 4-2 loss to South Atlantic Conference rival Lenoir-Rhyne at ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Mike London.

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