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Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.

Giftastic NCAA Bracket Prediction: Midwest Region

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Midwest Region Round of 64 1. North Carolina vs 16. Iona North Carolina Vs Iona Happy Jimmy beats Sad Heels fan. Winner: Iona 8. Utah St. vs 9. Washington Utah State Vs Washington Funny animal fails win. Winner: Washington 5. Auburn vs 12. New Mexico State Auburn VS New Mexico State No idea why that… Read more »

Giftastic NCAA Bracket Prediction: South Region

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South Region Round of 64 1. Virginia vs 16. Gardner-Webb Virginia Vs Gardner-Webb In the battle of the pups, I give the edge to Virginia. Winner: Virginia 8. Ole Miss vs 9. Oklahoma Ole Miss Vs Oklahoma Boomer. Winner: Oklahoma 5. Wisconsin vs 12. Oregon Wisconsin VS Oregon Another 12 over a 5. Winner: Oregon… Read more »

ACC Network to Debut with Daily Show, Documentaries

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Media Musings: By R.L. Bynum CHARLOTTE — What will air on ACC Network other than games? Not much was known before Friday, when the league offered plenty of news at a Spectrum Center press conference. The network’s anchor program, to air weekdays from 7-10 a.m., will be “Packer and Durham,” featuring Mark Packer and Wes… Read more »

Just Go!

8itorials, Articles, Opinion

I understand why you’re not here at the CAA Tournament with me: The CAA is a one-bid conference. There aren’t any “brand name” schools that play in the CAA. Even for the mid-major level, there aren’t really brand name schools. Hofstra maybe? College of Charleston? It’s not the CAA it used to be. The CAA with… Read more »

ACC Basketball Giftastic Power Rankings 3-8-2019

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Not a lot of movement, really, but NC State continues to slide. FSU is in the 3rd spot? Pitt is doing a bad this year. Here are the ACC Basketball Giftastic Power Rankings 3-8-2019! 1. Virginia W vs Pitt, W @ Syracuse Don’t slip up and blow your wad against Louisville… 2. UNC W @… Read more »

North Charleston Coliseum

Phoenix Ready to Rise into CAA Tourney?

Articles, Articles, Sports

Earlier this week, I wrote about year one at Schar Center (Elon’s brand-new basketball arena). What I did not write much about, however, was Elon’s actual basketball season. The Phoenix collected wins in three of its final four regular season games (including back-to-back dominant road wins over James Madison and Towson) and appears to be… Read more »

The State of Schar Center Address

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The inaugural season at Elon’s brand-new Schar Center has come to an end, with mixed results. The highlight of the season was certainly the home-opener vs. UNC. For one night, the arena was full, electric, and we were given a glimpse of what is (hopefully) to come for Elon’s home atmosphere. Then Elon lost by… Read more »