Duke

It was another “nail biter” but  #6 UNC pulled off the win against #2 Duke in the ACC Semi-finals. North Carolina started strong, buckled a little toward the end but managed to hang on in the final minute to beat bitter rival Duke, 74-69, in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament on Friday night. It […]

Duke and UNC move forward in the ACC.  Yesterday NCSU fell to the Eagles 91-87 in the ACC Tournament as UNC passed by Syracuse 78-59.  Today our locals move on with both UNC and Duke playing. Quarterfinals – Thurs., March 8 Game 8: No. 1 Virginia vs. No. 9 Louisville – Noon, ESPN or ESPN2 […]

Money magazine has named NC State University as the best college for the money in North Carolina, public or private. Want the best education for the price then it’s right in our neighborhood. The study is based on enrollment data and student outcomes. The magazine weighed the net cost of attendance, including tuition, housing, fees and […]

UNC is the last ACC team left in the NCAA as Duke fell to South Carolina Gamecocks 88-81. In a nail biter UNC managed to avoid a huge upset with a late push to pull ahead of Arkansas and win 72-65. Now UNC is heading to the sweet sixteen. Read more about UNC’s win and […]

  Duke won the ACC tournament and now on to the NCAA as UNC is posted as the #1 seed. North Carolina, which fell in the semifinals of the ACC tournament to Duke, was given the No. 1 seed in the South Region and will take on No. 16 Texas Southern in Greenville, SC, to […]

An exciting week of college basketball kicks off on Tuesday through Saturday at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.  Let’s be sure to support our local teams:  NC State, UNC, Duke & Wake Forest The full schedule for the 2017 New York Life ACC Tournament: Tuesday, March 7 First round Noon – No. 12 Clemson vs. No. 13 […]

Grayson Allen poured in a game-high 25 points to lead the Duke Blue Devils to a 86 –  78 victory over the North Carolina Tar Heels. The game was much closer than the the final score. SOURCE: espn.com

Virginia Tech was determined to snap it’s nine game losing streak to Duke. Lead by Justin Bibbs’ 18 points the drought ended with a 89-75 upset of The Blue Devils. Bibbs was 6 of 9 from the field and was on fire from 3 point range with a season high four 3 pointers. Led by […]

    NCAA Basketball bracket update.  Both North Carolina and Duke are in the Sweet Sixteen and will be playing this week to make it to the Elite 8. Here is the schedule: SOUTH March 24th @ 9:40pm                     Kansas  (1) vs Maryland  (5) March 24th @ 7:10pm                     Miami  (3) vs       Villanova (2) […]

  Two of our local teams are in the top 5; UNC-Chapel Hill (1) and Duke (5), and NC State held off Wake Forest to play Duke today. All games held in Washington DC. Here’s today’s schedule: Tuesday, March 8 (First Round)  Game 1: No. 12 NC State 75,  No. 13 Wake Forest 72 Game […]