Garner's Vincent Jefferies, Clayton's Demage Bailey and Knightdale's Marquavious Johnson lead Greater Neuse 4A all-conference football
Bill Renner, who led the East Chapel Hill to its best regular-season finish in football since the school opened in 1996, is stepping down as head coach of the Wildcats. He met with the team after classes Monday to inform them of his decision.
Connor Mitch of Wakefield, Braxton Berrios of Leesville Road and Blake Williams of Wake Forest-Rolesville lead the 2012 Cap Eight 4A all-conference football team
Updated 9:21 p.m.
CLEMSON, S.C. -- N.C. State football coach Tom O'Brien had already glanced at the post-game stat sheet that gave the neon-bright numerical details of 11th-ranked Clemson's 62-48 victory over the Wolfpack Saturday in breezy Memorial Stadium.
Durham Hillside runner Khris Francis leads PAC-Six all-conference football.
RALEIGH — Everything that went wrong for N.C. State against Virginia last week, went right against Wake Forest on Saturday.
The Wolfpack found its running game and defense to refocus after a disastrous loss to Virginia for a 37-6 win over the Demon Deacons.
With 110 rushing yards for freshman Shadrach Thornton, N.C. State (6-4) clinched a bowl bid third straight year and fourth time in five years.
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Updated 8:01 p.m.
CHAPEL HILL — While Giovani Bernard ran up the sideline and into the legend of the North Carolina-N.C. State football rivalry here at Kenan Stadium on Saturday, his teammates on the Tar Heels’ sideline ran with him.
NCHSAA announces ADM numbers to be used in bracketing the football playoffs.