In part three of SC8’s year-end series: some of the news team comes together to discuss: the ACC Tournament (sadly) leaving Greensboro, the departures of Trevor Lacey and JP Tokoto, and Duke’s run to the national championship in hoops.
We head into February and early March, following the year along through the Super Bowl, NBA All-Star weekend, college basketball season, the FIFA scandal hitting “small town North Carolina”, and the first anniversary party for SportsChannel8 where we accidentally outed a cheating couple at the ACC Tournament. Also, Hayes talks about how hard he’d foul… Read more »
When putting together the run-down for the 2015 Year in Review series, January and February may not have had many items on the list, but it was a pivotal time that would set the stage for some of the biggest stories in NC sports, while closing the chapter on others. For Duke, a series of… Read more »
Since the (undefeated) Panthers are on the bye week, it’s a great time to start listening to the Burgundy Blogcast, presented by Burgundy Blog and hosted by SportsChannel8. There was a time when the Washington Redskins were the team most North Carolinians rooted for, or at least saw on their televisions most Sundays. Now we have… Read more »
Florida State joining the ACC in the early 90’s was awesome, partly because it wasn’t followed immediately by landscape shattering conference realignment. In this Wayback Machine Podcast, Ben and Hayes discuss FSU joining the league, music and movies from that time, and their realization that they were two white kids consuming a lot of blackness… Read more »