NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan
NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan
NC State's expectations ahead of its season opener against Troy are clear. Long-gone are the games where a young Wolfpack team saw its squad as young Wolf-pups, or as the underdogs. The team's vision for the 2015 season is a self-assured one.
North Carolina State University running back Shadrach Thornton has been suspended for the first two games of the 2015 season for violating team rules, university officials confirmed Thursday morning.
Former North Carolina State University shortstop Trea Turner was called up from Triple-A Syracuse by the Washington Nationals Friday afternoon.
Dave Doeren measures his North Carolina State team's progress over two seasons in small steps he describes as closing gaps.
Dave Doeren said he was happy with the overall effort evident in his team's first scrimmage of the 2015 summer camp.
Two former standouts from Triangle-area high schools were the stars of North Carolina State University's practice Wednesday afternoon after head coach Dave Doeren awarded them scholarships.
Jacoby Brissett is learning that not all mistakes can be avoided, and he's a better quarterback for it.
Princeton's Johnny Frazier and Garner grad Nyheim Hines, the No. 2-ranked all-purpose back in the country, form the nucleus of one of NC State's top in-state recruiting classes.
Southeast Raleigh High School quarterback Dylan Parham has one season left of high school football, but he already knows where his next stop will be.
North Carolina State University, like any college football program in the country, has question marks headed into preseason practice. Depth at running back, however, is not one of them.
Twin brothers from North Carolina claimed the championship Monday night on the Golf Channel's "Altered Course."
Maverick Rowan, a 4-star recruit out of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., has reclassified to the class of 2015 and committed to play at North Carolina State.
In January, the power five conferences, which includes the ACC, voted to allow the universities to provide full cost of attendance to student athletes. ACC Commissioner John Swofford says it's the right thing to do. The players are happy to have a little more meal money.
After last week in Pinehurst, there have been 44 ACC preseason kickoff events. And if past patterns hold, there will be at least two major issues that got overlooked or badly misjudged by the media.
Coming off a strong finish last season - capped off by a bowl win - there is reason for optimism in West Raleigh, and the players are buying into what the coaching staff is selling.
Five football players from the Triangle were named to the All-ACC preseason football team, which was announced by the league Thursday.
The various NBA Summer Leagues in Orlando, Utah, and Las Vegas have been raging for a couple of weeks. The programs allow teams to test their new rookies, and kick the tires on players trying to make NBA rosters.
Former NC State tight end Asa Watson is making the transition to pit road.
NC State head basketball coach Mark Gottfried said Tuesday the team isn't going to dwell on the past and instead focus on the season ahead.
North Carolina State freshman third baseman Joe Dunand will be one of four players from the ACC participating in Thursday night's TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby.
Team USA added two local college pitchers to their USA Collegiate National Team roster Tuesday ahead of a five-game series against the Cuban National Team.
The Falcon receiver rescinded his commitment to Old Dominion and committed to NC State on Friday.
Former NC State and current Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson lets the negatives roll off his back, choosing instead to accentuate the positives.
A look at NC State's new indoor practice facility, the Close-King Indoor Practice Facility, complete with a football field and track.
Just three years removed from his playing days at NC State, Ciencin is now a manager coaching the first-year Holly Springs Salamanders of the Coastal Plain League at the age of 25.
Former North Carolina State wide receiver Torry Holt and former North Carolina defensive tackle William Fuller are among the 76 FBS players listed on the 2016 College Football Hall of Fame ballot released Tuesday.
I don't want to hammer casual college baseball fans. If you aren't an avid follower of college baseball, I understand, it's not for everyone. But last night's late-inning debacle by NC State as they were on the verge of a regional championship has a particular context that should be disclosed.
With the help of six errors and countless other miscues, North Carolina State blew a seven run lead Monday night and was eliminated from the NCAA baseball tournament in a 9-8 loss to No. 7 Texas Christian in 10 innings.
One night after North Carolina State topped Texas Christian in dramatic fashion, the nationally-seeded Horned Frogs exacted revenge on the Wolfpack Sunday, 8-2, to force a deciding game Monday in the regionals of the NCAA baseball tournament.
For the first time since 2001, UNC is left out of the NCAA baseball tournament field. Meanwhile, NC State is in and has a favorable draw in their regional.