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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.

2016 ACC Kickoff: Day 1 Recap


News director Ben Swain breaks down the biggest storylines coming out of Day 1 at the ACC Kickoff. Amazingly, he left out the news that SportsChannel8 had the biggest computer in the media work room BUT he hit most of the highlights, including the ACC Network announcement. The video also explores the question: what does… Read more »


Kentucky Beat Duke: Here’s How You Should Feel About It


Kentucky topped Duke 74-63 last night in the annual Champions Classic in a game that was never really in danger of being anything other than a 10 to 12 point win for UK. Duke’s bigs outplayed Kentucky’s bigs, Kentucky’s guards outplayed Duke’s guards, and Jamal Murray was the most big-game ready freshman on the court…. Read more »




When coaches/players tell you they don’t know the spread, we are all kind of “MEH”. They know. They know that we know they know. Hell sometimes they even favorite tweets about point spreads… So you can’t tell me that the New York Jets coach, Todd Bowles didn’t know the Jets were getting 7.5 points in… Read more »