Category: News

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.

Giftastic NCAA Bracket Prediction: Midwest Region


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


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


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


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

8itorials, Articles, Opinion

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 »