Triangle Sports Roundup

Mrazek spectacular in net as Hurricanes outlast Pens in shootout

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – Playoff hope and dreams remained alive at PNC Arena on Tuesday. Led by a 36-save performance from goaltender Petr Mrazek, the Carolina Hurricanes reinforced a hold on a wildcard […]

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Tough night from the perimeter sinks Tar Heels

R.L. Bynum, Correspondent @RL_Bynum CHARLOTTE, N.C. — North Carolina has shown the ability to overcome a bad perimeter-shooting game to win many times this season. The No. 2-seed and No. 3-ranked Tar Heels did it […]

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2019 ACC MBB: Zion Williamson flies high as Duke soars past Syracuse

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Zion Williamson had a night. Alright, that’s a little understated considering how the freshman forward helped push Duke past Syracuse in an 84-72 quarterfinal victory on Thursday night. Playing […]

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White runs UNC’s offense with peak efficiency in quarterfinal win over Louisville

R.L. Bynum, Correspondent @RL_Bynum CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Coby White’s poise running North Carolina’s offense and managing its games seems to be hitting its peak at just the right time. Turnovers, bad decisions and an occasional […]

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2019 ACC MBB: NC State bounced out by top-seeded Virginia

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The eighth-seeded N.C. State Wolfpack abruptly exited the ACC Tournament following a 76-56 shortfall to No. 1 seed Virginia on Thursday. Markell Johnson’s13 points and DJ Funderburk’s 12 led […]

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Round 3: UNC’s response after blowout loss to Louisville turned its season around

R.L. Bynum, Correspondent @RL_Bynum CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Get ready for round three. The first two were logic-free. On Wednesday night, Louisville earned an ACC Tournament quarterfinal matchup against No.3-ranked North Carolina with a 75–53 victory […]

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2019 ACC MBB: Johnson leads Wolfpack in stunner over Clemson

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Markell Johnson did it all late in the game in 2019 ACC Tournament play at Spectrum Center on Wednesday. Not only did he lead the eighth-seeded N.C. State Wolfpack […]

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2019 ACC WBB: Wolfpack falls to Cardinals, lose 78-68 in semifinal

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com GREENSBORO, N.C. – The N.C. State Wolfpack couldn’t do it for a second year in a row – beat the Louisville Cardinals in the ACC Tournament semifinal. Led by ACC Player of […]