Horizon (The Ridgway Record)
Kenneth Wainstein, Tom Ross, Carol Folt, Bubba Cunningham

North Carolina now on clock to respond in NCAA academic case

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is preparing for the next step toward a long-awaited resolution in the multi-year case centered around its academic fraud scandal.

The school and individuals named for violations have 90 days to respond now that they finally know what NCAA charges they face. It's the next procedural deadline, though not one set in stone.

NC State's 1983 NCAA championship team to visit White House

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than 30 years after winning the national championship, North Carolina State's 1983 basketball team finally will meet the president.

School officials said Thursday that members of that team will visit the White House on May 9.

NCAA Tournament Scoreboard

National Championship - April 4
77  -  74

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Notre Dame's Beachem enters NBA draft, won't hire an agent

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame's V.J. Beachem announced Tuesday he will enter the NBA draft but won't hire an agent, leaving open the possibility of returning for his senior season.

The 6-foot-8, 200-pound forward finished third on the team in scoring, averaging 12.0 points and 3.9 rebounds. He was at his best in the NCAA Tournament, averaging 17.5 points as the Irish advanced to the Elite Eight for a second straight season.