Triton visits Northern Nash in the fourth round of the NCHSAA 3-A football playoffs tonight. The winner meets the Terry Sanford-Seventy-First winner for the Eastern championship. … Mississippi State stopped a 2-point conversion attempt by host Ole Miss for a 24-22 Egg Bowl win on Thursday night. … In NFL games on Thanksgiving, Buffalo edged host Detroit, 28-25; Dallas topped the visiting New York Giants, 28-20, and Minnesota took a 33-26 win over New England in Minneapolis. … No. 19 Tulane visits No. 24 Cincinnati in a matchup of 9-2 college football teams today (ESPN, noon). … No. 17 UNC hosts N.C. State (ABC, 3:30 p.m.). … In college basketball on Thursday, No. 1 UNC topped Portland, 89-81, in Portland, No. 8 Duke got past Oregon State, 54-51, in Portland, and N.C. State pulled away for a 76-64 win over Dayton in the Bahamas. … The United States meets England in World Cup soccer today (FOX, 2 p.m.). … In college basketball, Duke plays Xavier (ESPN, 3:30 p.m.), UNC meets Iowa State (ESPN, 5:30 p.m.) and N.C. State takes on Butler (ESPN2, 10 p.m.). … Dunn Area Sports has received its 261,000th view. Thank you!