Archive for June, 2011

College basketball’s most overpaid coaches – Yahoo! Sports

June 28, 2011
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College basketball’s most overpaid coaches – Yahoo! Sports

Globe and MailCollege basketball's most overpaid coachesYahoo! SportsIn the meantime, getting paid $1.7 million to finish in the bottom half of the ACC isn'ta bad gig. Anthony Grant, Alabama – Grant needed just three seasons at Virginia Commo...

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Tough Questions: How Did Butch Davis Survive? – ACCSports.com

June 28, 2011
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Tough Questions: How Did Butch Davis Survive? – ACCSports.com

Charlotte ObserverTough Questions: How Did Butch Davis Survive?ACCSports.comThe Heels were not just irrelevant in the ACC. They also struggled to generate much traction on their own, basketball-crazed campus. While there was the occasional victory agai...

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Wilmington businessman remembers Charles for more than just winning shot – StarNewsOnline.com (blog)

June 28, 2011
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Wilmington businessman remembers Charles for more than just winning shot – StarNewsOnline.com (blog)

ABC NewsWilmington businessman remembers Charles for more than just winning shotStarNewsOnline.com (blog)Charles, who was twice named to the All-ACC team and is still among the most beloved players in NC State history, died at the age of 47 when the bu...

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Krzyzewski, Smith, Yow to be honored – Charlotte Observer

June 28, 2011
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Krzyzewski, Smith, Yow to be honoredCharlotte ObserverAlso scheduled to attend is former NC State basketball star David Thompson, widely deemed the best player in ACC history. The actual award ceremony will begin at 8 pm, and Ian Naismith, grandson of ...

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NC St national championship hero Charles killed – SI.com

June 28, 2011
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NC St national championship hero Charles killed – SI.com

CBC.caNC St national championship hero Charles killedSI.comACC Commissioner John Swofford said Charles' play had an uplifting impact. "As a former player, he made us believe in the amazing and all of us in the ACC send out our thoughts and pra...

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Loss of Pack legend felt at Duke, too – Charlotte Observer

June 28, 2011
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Loss of Pack legend felt at Duke, tooCharlotte ObserverCharles became a first-team All-ACC forward in the two seasons after State's improbable title, averaging 18 points in the 1983-84 and 1984-85 seasons. Danowski will remember Charles for his fri...

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Big XII Basketball: King of the Hardwood Sets Up “Rough Road Ahead” Signs For … – Crimson and Cream Machine

June 28, 2011
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Big XII Basketball: King of the Hardwood Sets Up "Rough Road Ahead" Signs For ...Crimson and Cream MachineWhen we look at basketball, tides are more prone to shift. No too far in the distant past, the ACC reigned as King of the Hardwood but i...

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NC State Basketball Legend Lorenzo Charles Dies

Former North Carolina State basketball star Lorenzo Charles, the muscular forward whose last-second dunk gave the underdog Wolfpack the 1983 national collegiate championship, was killed Monday when a bus he was driving crashed, a company official said ...

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Jones Angell To Replace Woody Durham – Duke Basketball Report

June 27, 2011
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Jones Angell To Replace Woody Durham – Duke Basketball Report

Charlotte ObserverJones Angell To Replace Woody DurhamDuke Basketball Reportby DBR, June 27th, 2011 | ACC | Congratulations to Jones Angell, who has been named Woody Durham's successor as UNC's play-by-play man. Although in the short term, that...

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College Basketball Power Rankings: Top 40 Point Guards in College Hoops History – Bleacher Report

June 27, 2011
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College Basketball Power Rankings: Top 40 Point Guards in College Hoops History – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportCollege Basketball Power Rankings: Top 40 Point Guards in College Hoops HistoryBleacher ReportCota was named the 1997 ACC Rookie of the Year and a Freshman All-American. As a sophomore, Cota broke the ACC record for most assists in a sin...

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