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North Carolina snaps losing streak with win over NC State

Garrison Brooks scored 30 points to help North Carolina end a seven-game losing streak with an 85-79 victory over North Carolina State.

Hot-shooting Auburn upsets No. 1 North Carolina 97-80

Behind yet another 3-point barrage, No. 5 seed Auburn overcame a slow start to roar past top-seeded North Carolina 97-80 in the Midwest Region semifinals Friday night.

North Carolina returns to Sweet 16, beats Washington 81-59

After making an early exit from the NCAA Tournament last season, North Carolina breezed to the Sweet 16.

Top-seeded UNC overcomes slow 1st half to beat Iona in NCAAs

North Carolina completed a perfect first round for top seeds in this NCAA Tournament, but not before Iona became the latest No. 16 seed to show these matchups are no sure thing.

Duke, UNC take top spots on Selection Sunday as March Madness begins

The Blue Devils earned the top overall seed in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, joining Virginia, North Carolina and Gonzaga.

No. 3 UNC tops No. 4 Duke 79-70 to earn share of ACC title

Third-ranked North Carolina took down its biggest rival again, this time to earn a share of the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season championship.

Krzyzewski: Williamson ‘doubtful’ for Duke’s game at UNC

Duke's Zion Williamson is doubtful to play Saturday against third-ranked North Carolina, though Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski said the 6-foot-7, 285-pound freshman is coming off his "first really good workout" as he continues his recovery from a sprained right knee.

With Zion injured, No. 8 UNC routs No. 1 Duke 88-72

Zion Williamson blew out his shoe, and then No. 8 North Carolina blew out top-ranked Duke.

Duke reclaims No. 1 in AP Top 25; Tennessee falls to fifth

The Blue Devils reclaimed the top spot in Monday's AP Top 25, the third time this season they've reached No. 1.

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Young UNCW Women’s Basketball team facing challenges head on

It's been a summer and fall full of challenges for the UNCW Women's Basketball team. Two weeks ago practice was shut down due to a covid-19 cluster, cutting off-season workouts short.

US: Russian hackers targeting state, local networks

Russian hackers have targeted the networks of dozens of state and local governments in the United States in recent days, and have stolen data from at least two servers.

Local experts weigh in ahead of second and final presidential debate

The stage is set for the second and final presidential debate Thursday night.

State urges New Hanover County to further enforce Covid restrictions

Governor Cooper sent a letter to County Commissioners Wednesday, classifying New Hanover County as "an area of concern," and asking leaders to consider additional local action.