Tag: ACC basketball

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.

Open Letter To UVa Fan from SportsChannel8


Dear UVa Fan: Congratulations on making the National Title game! We’re proud of the season you had and although you won’t hear us doing any A-C-C chants tonight, it is nice to have other teams in the conference do some of the heavy lifting to ensure our status as “best basketball conference.” Can you believe… Read more »

Who’s Next? The Best Players Not Yet Chosen as ACC Legends


By Shawn Krest For those of you unfamiliar with the ACC Legends, they’ve been chosen—one for each member school (usually)—every year (almost) since the league expanded in 2004, in basketball and football. The football honorees are recognized at the championship game in December, while the men’s and women’s basketball selections are brought out at the… Read more »

SportsChannel8: The Radio Show, 11/3

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SportsChannel8: The Radio Show brings you the best (or worst) in North Carolina sports and beyond, all in two hours. You can listen every Saturday morning from 8am to 10am on 99.9 FM The Fan or WRALSportsFan.com. We tackle Halloween candy in Rightly Rated (including Whoopers), plus talk about the best Halloween costumes we saw. Plus: a local… Read more »

Jeff Capel on SportsChannel8: The Radio Show

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We knew we had to go big for the first EVER guest on SportsChannel8: The Radio Show (airing 10 to noon on 99.9 FM The Fan and streaming on WRALsportsfan.com), and it doesn’t get much bigger than an NC native who was recently hired as an ACC head coach after spending years on Tobacco Road… Read more »

UNC Loses To Texas A&M in Charlotte. Blame Charlotte.

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featured image courtesy goheels.com/J.D Lyon Jr By R.L. Bynum CHARLOTTE — For the second night in three days, the same Charlotte arena that will be host for the ACC Tournament next season turned into a house of horrors for an ACC team. Two nights after Virginia became the first No. 1 seed to lose to… Read more »

Simple. Duke destroys Notre Dame

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Who Won: Duke Why: Marvin Bagley is not fair GIF: : Duke basically to Notre Dame via GIPHY What will people be talking about? A possible Duke/UNC rubber match in the ACC Semifinals should UNC win against Miami. What should people be talking about? How a Duke with Grayson Allen dialed in, Marvin Bagley being not… Read more »