McCrory had directed in late December that his 10 Cabinet secretaries be paid for unused time off. But Cooper's office says people in positions exempt from state personnel rules, like these department heads, generally don't receive payments for unused leave.
There is only one team at the top of the standings for men's basketball in the CAA and it's UNCW. The Seahawks defeated the College of Charleston Cougars on Thursday in a showdown between the top two teams in the CAA. UNCW is now 7-0 in the CAA. Charleston drops to 6-1 in league play.