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Collins powers No. 8 NC State to 1st win over Georgia, 65-54

Dec. 05, 2022 22:42 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Mimi Collins scored 19 points and No. 8 North Carolina State earned the program’s first win over Georgia in 10 tries, posting a 65-54 victory on Monday night. Collins, a graduate transfer from Maryland, stepped into the starting lineup with senior Jada Boyd...

Despite Caitlin Clark’s 45 points, NC State tops No. 10 Iowa

Dec. 02, 2022 08:00 AM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Diamond Johnson and Saniya Rivers each scored 22 points to help No. 12 North Carolina State overcome a 45-point effort from Caitlin Clark and beat No. 10 Iowa 94-81 in an ACC/Big Ten Challenge game on Thursday night. Johnson and Rivers led a balanced scoring...

Hogan raises money amid speculation of White House bid

Nov. 30, 2022 21:59 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Term-limited Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan raised money and launched a political action committee on Wednesday amid speculation he will run for president in 2024, telling hundreds of supporters he'll make a decision after he leaves office in January. Hogan has...

Fudd leads No. 5 UConn to 91-69 win over No. 10 NC State

Nov. 20, 2022 16:36 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Azzi Fudd and the UConn Huskies got a scare prior to Sunday's game, then took the court and beat another top-10 opponent. Fudd matched her career-high with 32 points and No. 5 UConn toppled 10th-ranked North Carolina State 91-69. The day...

Maryland State Police superintendent retiring

Nov. 17, 2022 10:46 AM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police Superintendent Col. Woodrow “Jerry” Jones is retiring at the end of the year. Gov. Larry Hogan announced Wednesday that Lt. Col. Roland Butler will be acting superintendent. Jones is retiring after 35 years in law...

Hayes, Boyd lead No. 10 NC State in 96-48 rout of Charlotte

Nov. 16, 2022 22:00 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Madison Hayes and Jada Boyd each scored 15 points as No. 10 North Carolina State routed Charlotte 96-48 on Wednesday night. Hayes’ scoring total was a career-high and the junior guard reached it by making six of her seven shots, including three 3-pointers....

Maryland Gov.-elect Moore starts to fill leadership team

Nov. 14, 2022 17:06 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov.-elect Wes Moore announced five key members of his new leadership team on Monday, a diverse group including his chief of staff, budget secretary and top legislative officer. Moore, a Democrat who will be Maryland's first Black governor, said the...

James helps power No. 10 NC State past Mount St. Mary's

Nov. 13, 2022 16:41 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Aziaha James came off the bench to score 17 of her 19 points in the second half for No. 10 North Carolina State in its 86-38 romp over Mount St. Mary’s on Sunday. Diamond Johnson had 13 points and Jada Boyd and Madison Hayes both scored 11 points for the...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Nov. 11, 2022 17:29 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.; Gov. Chris Sununu, R-N.H. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Sens. Bill Cassidy, R-La., and Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass.; Anita Dunn, senior adviser to President Joe Biden. ...

Diamond Johnson powers No. 10 NC State past Elon 89-55

Nov. 10, 2022 22:17 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Diamond Johnson scored 18 points and No. 10 North Carolina State handily won an in-state matchup over Elon 89-55 on Thursday night. Johnson shot 7 for 11 and added three rebounds, three assists and three steals in 17 minutes for the Wolfpack (2-0). Camille...