I will be honest here – I am so inured to the culture of corruption, and Monty Python’s Black Knight caliber of willful and idiotic denial…I didn’t think anything UNC scandal related could shock me anymore. Then I read this, and you should as well: Prepare to be disgusted. Horrific doesn’t even begin to describe [...]
Fortunately, that title is not a veiled reference to the Pack9′s recent fortunes on the diamond. Nope, that is only a reference to the fact that this weekend the Pack will take its only southbound conference road trip of the year. Hopefully the warmer weather will help awaken the bats a bit (though with rain [...]
The injury report is out for the Wolfpack, and it includes an unexpected key loss on the defensive line (the last place you want to have a loss when playing against Georgia Tech). N.C. State will have to face Georgia Tech’s vaunted rushing attack without one of its better interior defensive lineman Saturday afternoon. Defensive [...]
September 9th, 9:15 pm: This entry originally posted earlier in the week, but got buried in the UNC scandal coverage. We’re going to bring it back to the top of the blog since we are getting so much traffic from various ACC blogs today. Please don’t miss out on the other big entries we’ve got [...]
After falling 59-47 to Virginia Wednesday night in Charlottesville, NC State (14-9, 2-6) hits the road again Saturday afternoon to take on the No. 21 Yellow Jackets in the “Thriller Dome.” Ga. Tech (16-6, 4-4) fell 86-67 to Duke in Durham Thursday night and will have a quick turnaround for Saturday’s match up with the [...]
It should be really easy to project this fall’s college football results. All we have to do is: – Assess what went right/wrong in 2008. – Subtract contributions from “graduating” players. – Add in contributions that we will see from new players. – Subtract lost contributions due to injuries. That should leave us with [...]
The 2008-2009 version of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets finished ACC play with a 2-14 record after losing on a buzzer beater at Boston College on Saturday. The Yellow Jackets joined an ‘exclusive’ club of horrible teams in ACC history who lost 14 games in a season. Clemson was 0-14 in 1955 Georgia Tech was [...]
Credit and props to SFN reader TXPack for this breakdown of yesterday’s game at Georgia Tech. — Alpha Turnovers remain a big concern for the Wolfpack, especially headed into the critical final stretch of the season. Here is a breakdown of the 21 turnovers from yesterday in Atlanta: First 5 minutes of the 1st (6 [...]
NCSU (14-9) 44 42 86 GT (10-14) 33 32 65 A team effort today in Atlanta yielded the first back-to-back conference wins of the year for NC State in a surprisingly easy victory despite 20+ Wolfpack turnovers. Box Score Please post your postgame thoughts here.
Here’s a place for your commments on the State – Tech game as it progresses. Hopefully the Pack will open a can of Raid on the Yellow Jackets this afternoon.