| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:43 AM
Later this week the ACC will announce that media attending the league's basketball tipoff Wednesday picked North Carolina to win the conference’s regular-season race.
And for our next keen insight, we’ll forecast Barack Obama to win the...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:05 PM
North Carolina was chosen Wednesday to finish atop the Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball standings, and UNC's Harrison Barnes was selected the conference's preseason player of the year, according to a vote by media members gathered at the ACC...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:21 AM
Leftovers from Wednesday’s ACC basketball media gathering. Simply stir, nuke and enjoy.
* I wasn't at Virginia coach Tony Bennett's table when he said this, but VirginiaSports.com's Jeff White was.
"For being in our third year, I think we've...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 10:18 AM
North Carolina has been voted the top team in the preseason USA Today/ESPN coaches' poll.
The Tar Heels received all but one of the 31 first-place votes from a nationwide panel of coaches and a total of 774 points to outdistance Kentucky for the top...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-UEFA Champions League, Real Madrid at Lyon, 2:30 p.m. (FXSP); Otelul at Manchester United, same-day tape, 7 p.m. (FXSP)
NHL Hockey-Philadelphia Flyers at Buffalo Sabres, 6:30 p.m. (VERSUS)
College Football-Temple at Ohio, 7 p.m....
| Dec 2, 2011
| 7:56 AM
LEXINGTON — This is one time Kentucky senior Darius Miller doesn’t believe he’ll have to say much to his freshmen teammates with No. 5 North Carolina coming to Rupp Arena Saturday.
“I think all of us are pretty excited to go up...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 12:03 PM
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Freshman Anthony Davis blocked John Henson's shot in the final seconds and Doron Lamb scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half as No. 1 Kentucky held on to beat No. 5 North Carolina 73-72 on Saturday to extend the Wildcats' home...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 8:12 AM
LEXINGTON - Often highly anticipated regular-season games don’t live up to the pregame hype, especially when a game was as highly touted as this Kentucky-North Carolina game.
But guess what? Saturday’s game did — and maybe even...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 8:01 AM
LEXINGTON - Terrence Jones got a lot of chances to smile Saturday during Kentucky’s 73-72 win over North Carolina that should keep UK¿No. 1 in the national rankings this week.
Jones had 14 points, seven rebounds, three blocked shots, two steals and...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 7:54 AM
Kentucky freshman Anthony Davis has been selected by ESPN The Magazine as one of five basketball finalists for its “Next” issue.
Every year, ESPN The Magazine unveils the Next Athlete as well as the Next class of five athletes in several...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:39 AM
For everyone who has been impressed with Anthony Davis — ESPN analyst Dick Vitale is already calling him in the nation’s No. 1 freshman — and what he’s done so far this season, his high school coach says the best is yet to come....