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NC STATE-MOSS TRANSFERRING Thaddeus Moss, son of Randy Moss, transferring from NC State RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The son of former NFL star Randy Moss is transferring from North Carolina State. Athletic spokesman Fred Demarest said Thursday that Thaddeus Moss met with coach Dave Doeren and that Doeren "supports Thad and wishes him all the best.

Here is the latest North Carolina, South Carolina sports news from The Associated Press

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina swingman Justin Jackson will skip his senior season and enter the NBA draft after leading the Tar Heels to the NCAA championship. The school announced Jackson's decision Thursday, saying the Associated Press first-team All-American would hire an agent to end his college career in Chapel Hill. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina State sophomore guard Maverick Rowan won't return to the Wolfpack.

Twins avoid sweep...Penguins keep Marc-Andre Fleury in net ... Season is a slam dunk for NBA

DETROIT (AP) -- Max Kepler, Miguel Sano and Robbie Grossman all homered for Minnesota, and the Twins took advantage of an uncharacteristically wild outing by Jordan Zimmermann in an 11-5 rout of the Detroit Tigers today. Zimmermann allowed five runs and four hits in 4 2/3 innings, walking a career-high five. Anibal Sanchez was even worse for the Tigers in relief, allowing six runs in 1 1/3 innings.

Jackson to enter NBA draft...Young stars in the playoffs...Top golfer to return

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina swingman Justin Jackson will skip his senior season and enter the NBA draft after leading the Tar Heels to the NCAA championship. The school announced Jackson's decision today, saying the Associated Press first-team All-American would hire an agent to end his college career in Chapel Hill. The 6-foot-8 Texan averaged 18.

Spring break on and off the PGA Tour

This time of the year can feel like Spring Break on the PGA Tour, even if the destination is not the Bahamas. The amount of attention paid to Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas, Smylie Kaufman and Jordan Spieth during their post-Masters break to Baker's Bay in the Bahamas is enough to indicate there isn't a lot of interest in PGA Tour competition at the moment.

Fowler sits 3rd at Masters: 'Right where I'm supposed to be'

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) -- Rickie Fowler can't think of a much better position to be in at the Masters -- or a better time to try to win his first major championship. Fowler was part of a four-way tie for the lead when the third round started Saturday. He shot a steady 1-under 71 to remain in striking distance, a stroke behind co-leaders Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia.