- NASCAR sets testing ban that includes Daytona 500
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR announced a new rules package Tuesday that will ban all private testing in 2015, including the annual Daytona 500 test, and levy the stiffest penalty possible on any team caught conducting its own sessions.
- NC State's RB trio provides productive ground game
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Shadrach Thornton would love to have more carries for North Carolina State. So would backfield-mate Matt Dayes, another member of the Wolfpack's three-man rotation at running back.
- AP prep football poll for N.C.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Associated Press state high school football poll for the week of September 23, first-place votes in parentheses, records and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers:
- Panthers fullback Tolbert to miss at least 8 games
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers All-Pro fullback Mike Tolbert will miss at least eight games with a hairline fracture in his left leg.
- Team Penske in command of the Chase after 2 races
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — As Brad Keselowski flaunted his fast car by leading session after session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Joey Logano took a good-natured swipe at his teammate by asking him via Twitter to slow down.
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