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Weather Moose

Much like Darren Rovell pioneered the “sports biz” industry and almost as beloved, the Weather Moose has blazed new trails in both “sports meteorology” and “moose meteorology.” He is become the trusted source in North Carolina for the answer to all-important question: Is my tailgate going to get rained on. He has also affirmed the credo that a picture is worth 1,000 words but a gif is worth infinity. He’s also a State fan from Johnston County who went to State.
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SportsChannel8 at 8: Tuesday, January 19th

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Duke hosted Syracuse last night with the Blue Devils having lost two in a row, the most recent an exciting back-and-forth with Notre Dame. Last night’s contest was horrifying by comparison, with neither team shooting the ball particularly well. Three-point shooting was a major factor, with Syracuse shooting 11-23 from 3 and Duke shooting a… Read more »

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ACC Tournament Bracket: If the season ended now

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Tuesday #12 Georgia Tech vs. #13 Wake Forest #10 Florida State vs. #15 NC State #11 Syracuse vs. #14 Boston College Wednesday #8 Miami vs. #9 Virginia #5 Louisville vs. GT/Wake Forest #7 Duke vs. FSU/NC State #6 Notre Dame vs. Syracuse/BC Thursday #1 UNC vs. Miami/Virginia #4 Virginia Tech vs. Louisville/GT/Wake #2 Clemson vs…. Read more »

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SC8 at 8: Thursday, January 14th 2016

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ECU dropped their fourth straight, all conference games, losing to undefeated SMU 79-55. The Pirates were within 8 at the half, but could only muster 23 points after the break in front of a great crowd at Minges. The Mustangs are one of the best stories in all of college sports this season, fighting through… Read more »

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Sportschannel8 at 8 – Monday, January 11th 2016

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Yeah, I know — it’s not 8 a.m. but it’s a Monday, so deal with it. You should be honored by our lateness: N.C. State went west along I-40 Sunday to face off against Wake Forest for like the one millionth time; Cat Barber played 40 minutes (he’s currently averaging 41.33 minutes per game in… Read more »

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Sportschannel8 at 8 – Friday, January 8th 2016

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Two dull stretches of play where Louisville played good defense and Cat Barber actually got tired did in the Wolfpack as NC State lost a tough one at home 77-72. Look at this GameFlow chart. Just look at this stupid diagram. pic.twitter.com/JT0cFg5hDH — Weather Moose (@WXMoose) January 8, 2016 After a 90% free throw shooter… Read more »

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Sportschannel8 at 8 – Thursday, January 7th 2016

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UNC women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell spoke to the Raleigh Sports Club yesterday and said that her program isn’t involved in any  NCAA allegations, leaning on the same party line that men’s basketball coach Roy Williams and football coach Larry Fedora have used over the past few months. Sylvia Hatchell said later at the Raleigh… Read more »