Daily Archives: January 17, 2013


Clemson Lady Tigers Take Down Wake Forest with Only 6 Players

WINSTON-SALEM, NC Jan. 17, 2013 – The Clemson Lady Tigers defeated Wake Forest, 74-64, in Winston-Salem on Thursday night at Joel Coliseum. Clemson (5-12, 1-5 ACC) dressed just six players for the game, but four of them finished with double-figures. Wake Forest (9-8, 2-3 ACC) took a 61-59 lead with 2:42 […]


#19/18 South Carolina Gamecocks Outlast LSU Lady Tigers 66-59

Box Score |  Photo Gallery  | Printable Box Score COLUMBIA, SC Jan. 17, 2013 – No. 19/18 South Carolina defeated LSU 66-59 Thursday night in SEC women’s basketball action at the Carolina Coliseum. Senior Ieasia Walker netted 24 points to lead all scorers and reach the 1,000-point plateau for her career, […]


NC State Can’t Contain No. 10 Maryland in 82-62 Setback

Senior Marissa Kastanek led the Wolfpack with 16 points. Box Score COLLEGE PARK, MD Jan. 17, 2013 – No. 10 Maryland shot 54.5 percent on its way to an 82-62 victory over the NC State women’s basketball team Thursday night from Comcast Center. Senior Marissa Kastanek led NC State (8-10, […]


College of Charleston Cougars Set to Host Appalachian State

Twitter: @CofCWBasketball College of Charleston (7-8, 3-3 SoCon) vs. Appalachian State (10-3, 4-1 SoCon) Game #16 January 18, 2013, 7:00 p.m. (ET) TD Arena, Charleston, S.C. CHARLESTON, S.C. – The College of Charleston women’s basketball team will host Appalachian State Friday at 7:00 p.m. THE COACHES College of Charleston Natasha […]


Motorsports Media to Descend Upon Charlotte Next Week for NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway

Charlotte, NC Jan. 17, 2013 – Next week, more than 220 motorsports journalists will gather for the most prestigious preseason media event in sports, the 31st annual NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway. Running Jan. 21-24, the tour offers credentialed journalists four full days of unrivaled access […]


Richard Edwards, of Wilmington, Tapped as New Wildlife Commissioner

RALEIGH, NC Jan. 17, 2013 — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission welcomed Richard Edwards as a wildlife commissioner at large during its business meeting today. The 35-year-old Wilmington resident joins 18 other wildlife commissioners on the board that establishes policy and regulations governing conservation of fish and wildlife resources and […]


Horne Creek State Historic Site Closed Immediately

PINNACLE, NC – Horne Creek State Historic Site in Pinnacle now is closed until further notice.  An electrical service problem promoted the closure.  Because of the potential for severe weather and icy roads, it is impossible to determine when it will reopen. For additional information call (919) 807-7389.  Horne Creek is […]


Bridgestone Winter Series: Web.com Tour member Rob Oppenheim wins at Red Tail

Daniel Mazziotta finishes second, one back For AP scores, visit: http://ngawinter.tourgolfscores.com/gscode/public/leaderboards/player/apstyle.cfm?tournament_id=382 For post-round interview, visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKlnpgh4I7Q Sorrento, FL Jan. 17, 2013 – Since earning his Web.com Tour card in 2009, Rob Oppenheim has used the NGA TOUR Bridgestone Winter Series to keep his game sharp prior to the start of […]


Cougars Host Gardner-Webb On Senior Weekend

CHARLESTON, SC Jan. 17, 2013 – College of Charleston will welcome Gardner-Webb to the Stern Center pool for the final home meet of the 2012-13 season. The meet will kick off on Friday, Jan. 18 and 6 p.m. and continue on Saturday, Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. College of Charleston […]


Gov. McCrory Urges State to Be Prepared for Winter Weather

Raleigh, NC Jan. 17, 2013 – Today, Gov. McCrory visited the state emergency operations center and reviewed the state emergency management team’s preparations for a rain and winter weather event that is expected to impact much of the state later tonight and early tomorrow. “Our State Emergency Response Team partners […]