Sunday, March 19

by | Mar 19, 2023 | Quick Hits

Campbell opened Big South Conference play in softball with a doubleheader sweep at Winthrop by scores of 2-1 and 6-3 on Saturday. Isabella Smith had 10 strikeouts in the first game. Driving in two runs each in the second game were MaKayla McClain, Allyiah Swiney and Delaney McDilda. … Duke was knocked out of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament with a 65-52 loss to Tennessee in Orlando in the round of 32. … Arkansas ousted Kansas, a No. 1 seed, 72-71, as Jayhawks coach Bill Self sat out as he recovers from a medical procedure. … Sebastian Aho had a hat trick for the Carolina Hurricanes in a 5-4 overtime win at Philadelphia. … Trea Turner (N.C. State) hit a grand slam in the eighth inning to lift the United States to a 9-7 win over Venezuela in the semifinals of the World Baseball Classic in Miami. … No. 10 East Carolina scored twice in the ninth inning for a 4-3 win over Missouri State in Greenville on Jacob Starling’s walkoff RBI single. … The NASCAR Cup series has a race today in Atlanta (FOX, 3 p.m.). … The final round of the Valspar Championship on the PGA Tour is today in Palm Harbor, Florida (NBC, 2 p.m.).


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– Tom Double

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