Stories by Joedy McCreary

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016

ACC faces some logistical hurdles in picking title game site

RALEIGH, N.C. - There's a lot for the Atlantic Coast Conference to sort out between now and December - on and off the field.
By Joedy McCreary

Friday, Sept. 16, 2016

Which states could be next to feel NCAA's wrath?

RALEIGH, N.C. - Now that North Carolina has lost its NCAA and Atlantic Coast Conference championship events for this year, some other states face potential challenges in the organization's fight ...
By Joedy McCreary

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016

Leadership isn't a concern for captain-less 'Canes

RALEIGH, N.C. - The Carolina Hurricanes don't have a captain. They think they still have plenty of leaders.
By Joedy McCreary

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016

Si Woo Kim wins Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Si Woo Kim won the Wyndham Championship by five strokes Sunday for his first PGA Tour title. The 21-year-old South Korean player closed with a 3-under 67 to finish at 21-under ...
By Joedy McCreary

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

ACC baseball is showing its strength

DURHAM, N.C. - Duke's first postseason berth in more than half a century helped the Atlantic Coast Conference make some history, too.
By Joedy McCreary

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Clemson wins first ACC title since 2006

DURHAM, N.C. - Chase Pinder drove in four runs and Clemson won its first Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament title since 2006, beating Florida State 18-13 on Sunday.
By Joedy McCreary

Monday, May 23, 2016

Hurricanes, Cardinals enter ACC Tournament as favorites

Virginia won the Atlantic Coast Conference's first national championship in six decades. Miami and Louisville look like the best contenders for the next one. A loaded ACC Tourna­ment begins ...
By Joedy McCreary

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Law could mean out-of-state teams won't play ball

Teams could pull out of scheduled NCAA events this spring because of new state laws in North Carolina, Mississippi and Tennessee while the sport's governing body's demands for discrimination-free ...
By Joedy McCreary

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Hot second half fires Virginia

RALEIGH, N.C. -  Malcolm Brogdon scored 22 points and Virginia used some hot second-half shooting to beat Butler 77-69 on Saturday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
By Joedy McCreary

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015

Tigers claim top honors in ACC

Deshaun Watson was honored as the ACC's Offensive Player of the Year, lineman Shaq Lawson was picked as the Defensive Player of the Year and Dabo Swinney was selected as the Coach of the Year.
By Joedy McCreary

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015

Duke defense handles Georgia Tech

DURHAM, N.C. - Shaquille Powell ran for three touchdowns and the Blue Devils dominated one of the nation's top rushing teams in a 34-20 victory Saturday.
By Joedy McCreary

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

Jackets, Blue Devils meet in key division tilt

DURHAM, N.C. - Whoever wins the Georgia Tech-Duke game will grab an early edge in the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division race. Yet the loser certainly won't be out of it.
By Joedy McCreary

Sunday, Aug 23, 2015

Love, 51, returns to top at Wyndham

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Davis Love III's long victory drought is over. Tiger Woods will have to wait a while to get another chance.
By Joedy McCreary

Friday, Aug 21, 2015

Woods shares lead at Wyndham Classic

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Tiger Woods Woods shot 5-under-par 65 on Friday to share the second-round lead with rookie Tom Hoge at the Wyndham Classic.
By Joedy McCreary

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015

Woods opens with best round in two years

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Tiger Woods kept saying his game was getting better, even though his results didn't show it. On his first day at the Wyndham Championship, his score finally did.
By Joedy McCreary

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015

Woods has one last chance to make the playoffs

GREENSBORO, N.C. - It's now or never for many players at the Wyndham Championship - the last chance to qualify for golf's postseason. That group includes Tiger Woods.
By Joedy McCreary

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Clemson picked to win ACC

PINEHURST, N.C. - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney hopes Deshaun Watson takes another step forward this season. The voters think the other Tigers will, too.
By Joedy McCreary

Monday, July 20, 2015

ACC settles into period of strength, stability

PINEHURST, N.C. - The Atlantic Coast Conference has entered a period of strength and stability. Nobody's coming in anytime soon, and nobody's leaving.
By Joedy McCreary

Monday, May 18, 2015

Louisville enters first ACC baseball tournament as favorite

Louisville hasn't even been in the Atlantic Coast Conference for a full year. For these Cardinals, that's still long enough to feel the weight of the league's pesky national title drought.
By Joedy McCreary

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Smith's 'perfect sidekick' dies

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The North Carolina basketball family has lost a second beloved coach in the last few months with the death of Bill Guthridge, Dean Smith's "perfect sidekick."
By Joedy McCreary
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