Michael Vega

Vega is a 25-year veteran of the Sports department. He has covered the Daytona and Indianapolis 500s, Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals, NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, NCAA championships, US Open, and the Boston Marathon, a course which he has driven but not yet run.

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BC 79, N.C. STATE 63

BC ends nine-game skid by knocking off N.C. State

By , Globe Staff

Olivier Hanlan led the Eagles (10-18, 2-14 ACC) with a game-high 24 points on 7-for-11 shooting.

57th DAYTONA 500

Joey Logano wins Daytona 500

By , Globe Staff

Logano prevailed in a green-white-checkered finish for his first Daytona 500 victory. Kevin Harvick finished second.

Daytona 500

Notebook: Jeff Gordon wrecks on last lap of final Daytona 500

By , Globe Staff

Gordon spins, bangs into several cars, and then sputters across the finish line in 33d place.

NASCAR’s next generation at the starting line

By , Globe Staff

The sport’s next wave of stars is on the move, setting an upward trajectory for the Sprint Cup circuit.