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In yet another example of how the current administration of NC State “gets it”, the start time of the UNC-Greensboro basketball game for New Years’ Eve in the PNC Arena has been moved from 1pm to 5 pm.
NC State-UNC Greensboro Game Time Changed To 5 p.m. (GoPack.com)
The time change was made to allow Wolfpack fans locally and across the nation to support the football team as it takes on Vanderbilt in the Franlkin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, followed by the basketball contest later that afternoon. Both events will be broadcast on the NC State Radio network. The Wolfpack football game is set to air on ESPN at noon and the men’s basketball contest will be televised by ESPNU.
So…New Year’s Eve Wolfpack Doubleheader now looks as follows…
- Music City Bowl – Noon (ESPN)
- UNC-G Bball – 5pm (ESPNU)
This potential conflict (and many other items of “great importance”) was discussed on the SFN Forums recently by the way.Â There’s always something worth discussing over there, so you really should make it your New Year’s resolution to get over there already.