Kinston rolled Greene Central 67-43 on Dec. 15, 2017. Kinston was led by Damian Dunn's 24 points in his "flu game," while Greene Central's Don'Quez Davis had 16 points. The game was sold out well before tipoff.
Sixteen members of the NC State football team went to Toys 'R' Us in Cary, NC Thursday Dec. 14, 2017, for the Wolfpack's annual shopping trip to buy toys for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys For Tots campaign. The players purchased the toys, which will be distributed to children in the community, with the over $3200 raised at the Dec. 2 men's basketball game.
Rochelle Benton and her son, Landon are the only parent-child player combo within Charlotte's Rollin' Hornets wheelchair basketball organization. Landon has been active on various youth teams since age 6, while Rochelle joined the co-ed adult team three years ago and recently helped launch the Rollin' Hornets' first all-women's team. Both were born with tibial dysplasia, a congenital birth defect that led to both of them having their legs amputated above the knee when they were about a year and a half old.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton did everything he was told not to do he did on a touchdown pass to wide receiver Devin Funchess during third quarter action against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017.
Wake County paramedics Greg Rodevick and Rich Eldridge were honored at the NC State Wolfpack's game against UMKC at Reynolds Coliseum Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. Rodevick and Eldridge helped save the life of S.C. State starting point guard Ty Solomon, who had a heart attack on the bench during the game last week.
Watch a timelapse as NC State guard Markell Johnson makes an amazing slam while being fouled by UMKC's 7-foot 2-inch center Mo Ahmed during the Wolfpack's victory over Missouri-Kansas City at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, NC Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017.