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  Despite impending location change, CIAA fans excited for start of 2020 tournament

The 2020 CIAA men’s and women’s basketball tournaments officially kicked off at Bojangles Coliseum Tuesday.

  Tepper asks Charlotte City Council to fund MLS stadium

  Timeline: Rowan Little League softball team and successful effort to get White House invitation

Former Carolina Panthers offensive line coach dies after long NFL career

Charlotte Knights to host 2020 ACC baseball tournament

Dale Earnhardt Jr. admits it took a year to find a race car lost on his own property

  Charlotte Curlers selected for national invitational camp, selection trials, could join USA Paralympic Team

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NBA players urge Zion Williamson to shut it down after bizarre injury during UNC game

  South Carolina and Virginia excited for the opportunity to face off in the Queen City

  Big financial impact expected from Sunbelt Conference Championship game in Boone

  Phillip O. Berry Academy gets new football field

  Mallard Creek HS volleyball players disappointed after meeting with NCHSAA commissioner

  Checkers open season 4-0 on the road

  Martin Truex Jr. Foundation Continues To Give Back With 2018 Steering Wheel Auction

Martin Truex Jr. Foundation Continues To Give Back With 2018 Steering Wheel Auction

Phylissa Greeley and Collin Loy named Sun Belt Cross Country Runners of the Week

Sun Belt Cross Country Runners of the Week named.

Hounds sign Osika, Withers, Hooper to one-year extension

Charlotte Hounds sign three players to extensions.

Ryan Newman announces 2018 season will be his last with RCR

Ryan Newman will not return to Richard Childress Racing next year.

Michael Jordan, Hornets, and NBA set up web page to help support hurricane relief efforts

Knights drop Sunday's game to Stripers 2-0

  Knights win home finale 5-3 Thursday

Culler joins staff at Pfeiffer University

  Handicapping Panthers’ toughest remaining roster decisions ahead of cut day

Knights open final home series with loss to Durham 4-3 Tuesday

Knights secure series split with Gwinnett Monday

The Knights open a three-game homestand with the Durham Bulls Tuesday at BB&T Ballpark in the Knights final three home games of the season.

Queens wins SAC Athletic Training Staff of the Year

It's the first time that the Queens' staff has won the award which is voted on by the South Atlantic Conference Trainers Committee.?

Knights beat Gwinnett Sunday at BB&T Ballpark 10-4

It was a good chance to see the Chicago White Sox top prospect in action, Eloy Jimenez, because you may be running out of time to see him in a Charlotte Knights uniform.

Knights Drop Both Games of Doubleheader to Gwinnett Saturday

The Charlotte Knights dropped game one of their Saturday doubleheader in the afternoon 11-5.

Knights lose game one of twin bill to Gwinnett Saturday 11-5

The Knights lost to Gwinnett 11-5 in the first game of a day/night doubleheader.

Knights fall to Tides 9-8

Despite the loss, the Knights won three of four games in the series.

Knights knock off Tides 3-2 Wednesday

Charlotte's victory Wednesday morning was preceded by the resumption and completion of a suspended game from August 1 which actually began at BB&T Ballpark in Charlotte.

  Knights two big innings lead them to 9-4 victory over Louisville Thursday

White Sox top pitching prospect Michael Kopech was sterling on the mound going six innings giving up only one run on seven hits with nine strikeouts.

Knights lose Wednesday in series finale against Buffalo 4-2

The Charlotte Knights and Buffalo Bisons completed their three game series at BB&T Ballpark Wednesday night and the results were the same as  the first two games with the Knights losing, this time by a 4-2 score.

  Knights fall in offensive outing 8-7 Monday

The Charlotte Knights opened a seven game homestand at BB&T Ballpark Monday starting out with a three game set against the Buffalo Bisons. The fans at the park were treated to an offensive explosion. The Knights hit three homeruns but lost a close one 8-7.

Knights drop Sunday’s finale to Red Wings 3-2

The Knights will now make the trek back home to Uptown Charlotte to open a seven-game homestand on Monday.

Knights shut out the Red Wings 8-0 Saturday

Saturday's shutout was Charlotte's eighth of the season. The Knights will go for the three-game series sweep over the Red Wings in Sunday's finale.

Knights Beat Up Rochester Friday 8-2

The Knights won their 53rd game this year.

Knights split final two series games with Syracuse Thursday

In game two, the Chiefs struck back with a 3-2 win over the Knights. Charlotte rallied late but it was not enough.

JCSU football set to begin fall practice

It all gets started with an early morning conditioning session followed by weight room work.

Charlotte's Yumi Garcia tabbed to preseason C-USA Team; 49ers picked seventh In annual poll

The Niners were selected seventh in the 13-team league in the preseason poll as voted on by the conference's head coaches.

Charlotte and Syracuse suspended Wednesday

The teams got through four innings complete before the game was stopped due to rain.

Michael Ehrhardt nominated for MLL award

Hounds player Michael Ehrhardt has been nominated for Major League Lacrosse's Warrior Defensive Player of the Year.

Tyler Larsen gets contract extension with Panthers

The Carolina Panthers have extended the contract of offensive lineman Tyler Larsen for another two years running through the 2020 season.

Bubba Wallace hosts annual back-to-school shopping spree

Bubba Wallace teamed up with Academy Sports + Outdoors to help make back-to-school shopping a little easier for 30 kids from the Cabarrus County Boys and Girls Club with its annual Back-to-School shopping spree.

  11th Annual Parade of Power at Charlotte Motor Speedway

NASCAR star Ryan Blaney joined IndyCar champion Will Power and NHRA standout Greg Anderson for the Parade of Power at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Knights lose series opener against Durham Friday

The Knights welcomed 10,221 fans to the park for the team's 17th sellout crowd this season.

Mountaineers cornerback Clifton Duck gets huge honor

Duck is tied for first place nationally with 11 interceptions since the start of the 2016 season.

White Sox promote Dustin Garneau

So far this season, in 33 games with the Knights, he is hitting .206 with five home runs and 19 RBI.

Knights postponed for second night in a row

The Norfolk Tides are not scheduled to be back at BB&T Ballpark this season, so the teams will resume Wednesday's suspended game in Norfolk on Tuesday, August 21.

Knights postponed due to inclement weather and wet grounds

Tickets from both Wednesday's suspended game and Thursday's originally scheduled game can be exchanged for a ticket of equal or lesser value for any 2018 Charlotte Knights regular season home game, based on availability.

Charlotte soccer community unite to support McKenna Woodhead

All ticket revenues from the #McKennaStrong game will be donated to the family to assist in the 14-year-old's recovery.

49ers Softball earns Conference USA Sport Academic Award for fourth straight season

The Conference USA Academic Award is given to the team in each conference-sponsored sport with the highest GPA for the academic year.

Niners Mountaineers tickets for Sept. 8 football showdown sold out

The game is now officially a sellout, according to the 49es Athletic Ticket Office.

White Sox name Jimenez Minor League Player of the Month

Eloy Jimenez, the Chicago White Sox top prospect, looks to have another big game after being named the White Sox Minor League Player of the Month.

Charlotte Independence to play international friendly against Santos Laguna

It will be an international-friendly Wednesday, September 5, at the Sportsplex in Matthews.

Knights open home series against Norfolk with a win Monday 5-3

The Charlotte Knights opened a seven game homestand Monday at BB&T Ballpark starting out with Norfolk for a four game set, and the home team started out on a good note with a 5-3 win.

Knights win series finale at Pawtucket 8-0

The Knights come back to BB&T Ballpark starting Monday for a four-game homestand starting off with the Norfolk Tides.

Knights fall to Indians 6-4 In 11 Innings

Despite the loss, the Knights posted an impressive 5-2 record on the homestand. Sunday's loss snapped Charlotte's season-high five-game winning streak.

Knights beat Indians 5-4

The win was Charlotte's fifth straight.

Independence rally late, topped by Louisville City

Independence midfielder Kay Voser recorded his third assist in 2018.

Hounds snap four-game skid, defeat Bayhawks 20-10

Charlotte hits the road next week for the regular season against the Boston Cannons.

  Knights knock off Indianapolis 6-5 in the 10th Friday at BB&T Ballpark

There were plenty of fireworks during the game with a whole lot of offense on both sides.

  Knights win series finale against Pawtucket 4-3 Thursday

Kopech gave the fans a show going six innings, giving up seven hits and two runs and was dealing the Red Sox a whole lot of great pitches striking out nine.

Knights shut out PawSox 3-0

RHP Spencer Adams tossed six shutout innings en route to his second win of the season with the Knights.

Drivers return to Charlotte Motor Speedway for Roval testing

With the Bank of America Roval 400 just over two months away, drivers flocked to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Tuesday for the second round of testing. The 2.28-mile course, filled with 17 different turns, is the course for this year's fall race at Charlotte.

  Damiere Byrd continues to prove himself at all levels

As a young football and track star in New Jersey, Damiere Byrd knew he wanted to go to college in the south. That's exactly what he did. Byrd played four years at wide receiver for the Gamecocks, totaling 1,265 yards with ten touchdowns.

Appalachian State's Jalin Moore makes Maxwell Award Watch List

The preseason watch list for the 2018 Maxwell Award, which is given to the player of the year in college football, includes Appalachian State running back Jalin Moore.

Hornets to hold training camp at Dean E. Smith Center

The Charlotte Hornets announced that the team will hold training camp at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Nick Lyerly wins Eastern Amateur Golf Tournament

He posted a one-under-par 69 on Sunday to claim the victory.

Knights fall to Bulls 7-6, split weekend series

With the loss, the Knights settled for a split of the four-game series.

Braves enter All-Star break with a win

Less than two weeks ago, Atlanta owned the National League's best record, but their recent struggles have put them a half-game behind the first-place Phillies entering the second half of the season.

Chad Knaus signs two-year extension with Hendrick Motorsports

Knaus' contract was set to end at the end of the 2018 season, but his new extension will take him through 2020

JCSU to host mascot and cheerleading tryouts

If chosen you will perform at a number of events including all home JCSU home football games and select away games, basketball games pep rallies, community activities and more special events.

Appalachian State ready for Charleston Classic

Some big name teams will be taking part in this tournament.

  Knights open series at Durham with a 4-2 win Thursday

The Knights started out the series in Durham with a 4-2 win.

Checkers sign Dennis Robertson to one-year deal

Robertson has played at least a game in a Checkers' uniform in each of the past four seasons.

Winthrop's Proctor Female Big South Athlete of the Year

Big congratulations to Winthrop junior tennis player Lauren Proctor out of Bradenton, Florida!

Panthers Fan Fest Friday August 3

The TopCats, PurrCussion, Sir Purr and the Black & Blue Crew will all make appearances before the team hits the field.

Local teen selected to play in the Pure Insurance Championship

Local golfer Grace Kehoe has been a participant of the First Tee of Greater Charlotte for five years and has been chosen to play in The Pure Insurance Championship.

Independence soccer with a win against Nashville

They will take the weekend off, but return to action at league-leading Cincinnati Saturday, July 18 to be broadcast nationally on ESPN2.

Hornets lose Devonte' Graham for rest of summer league play

The 6'2" guard from Kansas played in three NBA summer league games for Charlotte averaging 10 points and six assists.

  David Tepper begins new chapter of Panthers football

In the nearly 30-minute session, Tepper addressed everything from the environment in the workplace to the Panthers on-field product.