Tag: College 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.
College Basketball

Your Guide to “What To Do in Buies Creek”

Articles, Sports

The Big South Men’s Basketball Tournament is coming to UCLA this year, that’s right, the University of Campbell between Lillington & Angier! We found the only super Campbell fan we know (and possibly only one that exists), Jonathan Boggs, to give you the inside scoop on how to maximize your stay in the bustling metropolis… Read more »

ACC

ACC Tournament “Scalptology” Primer

Articles, Sports, Wake Forest

We are just 17 days until the official start of the 2016 New York Life ACC Tournament in Washington DC. The ACC tournament returns to Washington DC for the first time since 2005. One of the biggest side stories that surrounds the ACC Tournament is always the ticket scalping scene. Immediately after games are completed… Read more »

UNC-Duke

Prop Bets for Duke/UNC Hoops

Articles, Sports

We are just a little over 24 hours away from the biggest college basketball game of the year…well until they play the second one in 3 weeks! While we await the official betting line for the Duke vs UNC game tomorrow night (we think it will be UNC -6ish), we’ve been able to put together… Read more »

ACC

ACC Big Ten Challenge: Expert Picks

With 14 games over the next three nights (plus Georgia Tech taking on Wofford, who might as well be in the Big Ten), conference pride is on the line during the annual made-for-TV ACC/Big Ten challenge. We’ll let the teams decide things on the court, but that won’t stop us from picking which school we’d… Read more »

UNC

North Carolina’s Signature Game: SC8 College Basketball Preview

“Maybe it’s time for Roy to retire” From his stubborn approach to in-game situations to his “let me compare my team’s situation to a catastrophic disaster” postgame comments, Roy Williams seems to always hit a stretch in the season where the craziest of UNC’s lunatic fringe starts calling for a change. A year ago, North… Read more »

Duke

Duke’s Signature Game: SC8 College Basketball Preview

“Duke doesn’t play true road games” It seems like every year, Duke rolls through November and December before hitting the road for their first true road game of the season against a team, like NC State or Florida State, where’s it’s just a perfect storm of contributing factors to make it an obvious loss for… Read more »

ACC

2015 ACC Basketball Media Day Report

Sports, Videos

  SportsChannel8 is so focused on NC’s football scene we almost forgot ACC Basketball Media Day was happening in Charlotte this week. We managed to send special correspondent Ross Martin down to ask hard-hitting questions to whomever would hold a microphone and talk to us.