College Rankings - Best Pro Sports Teams in North Carolina

Some "college towns" are in metropolitan areas where you can catch a professional sports match down the street. Here are the best schools to feature nearby professional sports teams.

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1
UNC Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
8.57 / 10
2
Johnson C. Smith University
Charlotte, NC
8.21 / 10
3
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC
8.21 / 10
4
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
7.98 / 10
5
Duke University
Durham, NC
7.66 / 10
6
Shaw University
Raleigh, NC
7.43 / 10
7
Meredith College
Raleigh, NC
7.40 / 10
8
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
7.36 / 10
9
Belmont Abbey College
Belmont, NC
7.29 / 10
10
University of Mount Olive
Mount Olive, NC
7.28 / 10
11
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
7.24 / 10
12
Wingate University
Wingate, NC
7.22 / 10
13
Salem College
Winston Salem, NC
7.21 / 10
14
Greensboro College
Greensboro, NC
7.17 / 10
15
Saint Augustine's University
Raleigh, NC
7.12 / 10
16
UNC Greensboro
Greensboro, NC
7.02 / 10
17
William Peace University
Raleigh, NC
7.00 / 10
18
Winston-Salem State University
Winston-Salem, NC
6.98 / 10
19
Lenoir-Rhyne University
Hickory, NC
6.91 / 10
20
Gardner-Webb University
Boiling Springs, NC
6.81 / 10
21
Methodist University
Fayetteville, NC
6.81 / 10
22
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC
6.74 / 10
23
North Carolina Central University
Durham, NC
6.72 / 10
24
Campbell University
Buies Creek, NC
6.72 / 10
25
Fayetteville State University
Fayetteville, NC
6.72 / 10