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Klubnik, No. 10 Clemson rout No. 24 UNC 39-10 for ACC title

Dec. 04, 2022 01:19 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Clemson Tigers are back in a familiar spot — atop the Atlantic Coast Conference. And they may have found a quarterback to keep them there. Freshman Cade Klubnik came off the bench to complete 20 of 24 passes for 279 yards and a touchdown...

Giannis-less Bucks cruise to 105-96 win over Hornets

Dec. 03, 2022 21:46 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bobby Portis scored 20 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Charlotte Hornets 105-96 on Saturday night, despite missing star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo. “Everybody gives themselves up for the betterment of the team,” Portis said of Milwaukee’s...

Rains' 12 points, 19 boards lead Queens past Paine 89-60

Dec. 03, 2022 17:55 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Gavin Rains scored 12 points and grabbed 19 rebounds as Queens beat Paine 89-60 on Saturday. AJ McKee added 12 points while shooting 3 for 9 (2 for 6 from 3-point range) and 4 of 6 from the free throw line, and he also had six rebounds and six assists for the...

Rozier, Hornets hold on to beat Wizards 117-116

Dec. 02, 2022 22:40 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Terry Rozier scored 25 points, Kelly Oubre Jr. added 22 and the Charlotte Hornets held off a furious fourth-quarter rally by Bradley Beal and the Wizards to hand Washington its fifth loss in the last six games, 117-116 on Friday night. P.J. Washington had 21...

Gipson's 14 lead Charlotte past Appalachian State 71-62

Dec. 02, 2022 22:08 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Montre' Gipson's 14 points helped Charlotte defeat Appalachian State 71-62 on Friday night. Gipson added eight rebounds and seven assists for the 49ers (7-2). Igor Milicic Jr. scored 11 points and added seven rebounds. Jackson Threadgill was 4 of 10 shooting...

Coaching friends Swinney, Brown meet in ACC championship

Dec. 02, 2022 17:47 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — At the conclusion of his news conference Friday at Bank of America Stadium, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney turned to walk away from the podium when he saw North Carolina coach Mack Brown approaching with a big smile on his face. The two men greeted each other...

Journeyman RB D'Onta Foreman leading Panthers' resurgence

Dec. 01, 2022 16:43 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are down, but not out, entering their bye — thanks in large part to the emergence of D’Onta Foreman. The journeyman running back has eclipsed 100 yards rushing in four of Carolina’s last six games, and the Panthers (4-8) remain in...

Maye, UNC stand in way of Clemson's 7th ACC title in 8 years

Dec. 01, 2022 12:11 PM EST

No. 24 North Carolina (9-3, 6-2 ACC, No. 23 CFP) vs. No. 10 Clemson (10-2, 8-0, No. 9), Saturday, 8 p.m. EST at Charlotte's Bank of America Stadium (ABC) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Clemson by 7 1/2. Series record: Clemson leads 38-19-1 WHAT’S AT...

Clemson, North Carolina square off for ACC championship

Dec. 01, 2022 06:11 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Its College Football Playoff hopes dashed following a devastating loss to in-state rival South Carolina, No. 10 Clemson is turning its attention to returning to its familiar perch atop of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Tigers (10-2, 8-0 ACC, No. 9 CFP)...

Editorial Roundup: North Carolina

Nov. 30, 2022 16:22 PM EST

Charlotte Observer/Raleigh News and Observer. November 27, 2022. Editorial: Wrong-way crashes have spiked in North Carolina. Fixes may be on the way It’s the most terrifying sight on a highway: a vehicle coming at you traveling the wrong way. ...