Tag Archives: North Carolina State

UNC Defeats In-State Rival NC State on the Road

North Carolina defeated in state rival NC State, 90-82, behind Luke Maye’s double-double. The Tar Heels were tested late, but went on a 9-0 run late in the second half to secure the win. North Carolina started the game off strong, going on a 12-0 run to begin the contest. The Tar Heels were in control from there on, holding

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Who Will Win the ACC?

College basketballs premier conference begins league play on New Year’s Day, when Virginia Tech hosts Notre Dame to begin the ACC season. Overall, the conference had an impressive non conference resume, with an overall record of 142-40, which is a .730 win percentage. The ACC tied the B1G in its annual challenge, won tournaments such as the Battle 4 Atlantis

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The ACC Set to Have Historic Season

Over the past few years, America’s premier college hoops conference has undoubtedly been the ACC. Since the conference expanded in 2014, the conference has sent no less than 6 teams to the big dance and has had only one year where it is not represented in the elite eight. In addition, 2 of the last 6 champions have come from

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ACC 2018-19 Season Preview

Last season was an exciting one for America’s premiere conference. Virginia went from the projected sixth place finish to winning both the ACC regular season and tournament, just to be knocked out by UMBC in the first round, the first 16-1 upset in NCAA history. Duke showcased their elite freshman class, and Marvin Bagley III and co. brought the Blue

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What to Expect from the ACC

If there’s anything that we’ve noticed from College Basketball this year, it’s that everything is wide open.  Although we haven’t had a clear-cut dominant program since the UCLA days, it is clear that this year is special.  From Villanova to Arizona, there are a solid 17 teams who could realistically make a Final Four run, with countless others who can

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ACC Preseason Predictions

Duke Notre Dame UNC Louisville Miami Virginia Syracuse Boston College Virginia Tech Florida State Georgia Tech Clemson North Carolina State Wake Forest Pittsburgh Preseason Player of the Year: Bonzie Colson (ND) Preseason Freshman of the Year: Marvin Bagley (Duke) Preseason Defensive Player of the Year: Theo Pinson (UNC) Preseason 1st Team: Joel Berry (UNC), Ky Bowman (BC), Bonzie Colson (ND),

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So What’s Changed?

If there’s one thing that is always the same in college sports, it’s that the landscape is always changing.  Coaches take new jobs, players transfer, and schools switch conferences.  Most of this seems to go under the radar due to summer baseball, and NBA free agency taking precedence.  However, come November, College Basketball will be center stage for 5 months.

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