January 18, 2019

Hosting Wilson Fike on Friday night in Big East action, the Northern Nash girls’ basketball team (6-7, 3-1 Big East) stayed perfect in conference play with a 41-28 victory over the Demons.

The Knights led at halftime, 24-12, and kept up the stingy defense in allowing only 16 second-half…

Broken record: Norris, Nash Central swim to Eastern Plains title

January 18, 2019

Lance Norris entered the high school swimming season with a lofty goal of taking over every one of Nash Central’s individual school records.

After Friday’s Eastern Plains Conference meet at the Rocky Mount YMCA, just one event remains unchanged after the NCHS freshman swam a personal-…

Winning ways continue for Knights against Wilson Fike

January 18, 2019

Things are going pretty good right now for the Northern Nash boys’ basketball team, who hosted Wilson Fike on Friday night and came away with a 70-45 win.

A week ago, Joseph Cherry-Blue, the Knights’ leading scorer, told the Telegram: “Everybody can bring something to the table.…

No. 1 Duke braces for visit from No. 4 Virginia

January 18, 2019

DURHAM — Top-ranked Duke hopes its team defense doesn’t slip without point guard Tre Jones — for however long he’s out.

The Blue Devils were just getting back to playing the kind of tough man-to-man defense that had been their trademark after several years of struggles. Now…