Tag: Basketball

Josh Goodson

Country strong and city wise, Josh handles imports and exports for the network. He handles a little of this, and a little of that. If something needs to get taken care of at Sports Channel 8, he can take care of it. And if you need a guy, he probably knows a guy. He’s also a State fan from Lenoir County who went to UNC.

SC8 Recap: Miami defeats Syracuse 62-57

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Who Won: Miami defeated Syracuse, 62-57 Why: When Syracuse briefly took the lead 41-40, an 8-0 Hurricanes run propelled Miami back into the lead and they never looked back. GIF: Jim Boeheim and The Orange just can’t even with this result via GIPHY What will people be talking about? Is Syracuse firmly in the NCAA tournament… Read more »

SC8 Recap: Wake Forest vs Boston College

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SC8 Recap: Wake Forest vs Boston College Who Won: Wake Forest defeated Boston College by a score of 92-78. Why: Wake has more better players than Boston College. The Deacs weren’t overly impressive tonight but ultimately did enough to get the win. Wake Forest will need to be more crisp should they want to make it… Read more »

SC8 Recap: NC State vs Clemson

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SC8 Recap: NC State vs Clemson Who Won: Clemson beat NC State, 75-61 in the ACC Tournament opener for both teams. Why: Clemson out-rebounded NC State by a total of 42 to 38 and committed fewer turnovers. The Tigers ended up taking 19 more shots than NC State which is hard to overcome for any team. GIF:… Read more »

2017 ACC Tournament Guide for Ticket Scalping


The 2017 ACC Tournament bracket is officially set. No matter the location, this tournament always produces awesome matchups throughout the tournament and make it one of the hardest tickets to get. See below for the matchups. As with every ACC tournament, one of the more interesting things you will see outside of the arena is… Read more »

College Football Betting

Betting the Battle of the Blues – UNC @ Duke


We are just one day away from Duke and North Carolina meeting on the hardwood in Durham. Our friends in the desert have established Duke as a 2.5 point favorite for this matchup between the #8 ranked Tar Heels and #18 Duke. Below are some trends regarding this rivalry game: – Duke has won roughly 75%… Read more »

Prop Bets: Super Bowl + UNC/Notre Dame Hoops

Since it’s Super Bowl Sunday, the most gambled game in the sports, we decided to throw together a few prop bets that also incorporate the UNC vs Notre Dame basketball game. Which of these will be higher: Isiah Hicks fouls vs Stephen Gostkowski made Field Goals UNC/ND Total Points vs Edelman + Hogan receiving yards… Read more »

Saturday ACC Basketball Opening Betting Lines


We reach an important part of the ACC schedule as most teams are beginning the 2nd half of their ACC schedule. Saturday has quite a few games. Here is what the good folks in Vegas think with their opening numbers: Virginia -7 @ Syracuse Pitt @ Duke -15 Louisville -15.5 @ BC Miami -2 @… Read more »

NBA Big Tymers: Still Vie with the game’s elite


  Our beloved Brenden Whitted — aka Research — is back for another rambling of whatever’s on his mind. Today’s sports soup du jour is the topic of the NBA All-Star game and centers — THE BIG FELLAS. (I just hope he realizes that if Joel Embiid got a roster spot this season it would’ve… Read more »