Tag: NC State

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.

ASU Gets Sun’d By NC State in El Paso


Who Won? NC State defeated Arizona State 52-31 to finish the season 9-4 and cap off a perfect 5-0 bowl season for schools from North Carolina. Why? Nyheim Hines scored 3 first half touchdowns to set the tone, but NC State was dominant in all phases. No punts for the Pack in the first half,… Read more »

Time To Give Debbie Her Due


Out in the West Texas town of El Paso, I fell in love with a Gibsonville girl When she arrived the athletics were floundering She turned the department into a pearl….. As NC State’s football team prepares to face (and, likely, beat) Arizona State in the Sun Bowl, it might be a good time to… Read more »

Week 8 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


NC State stayed at home and worked on how to lose to Notre Dame, Wake Forest couldn’t handle Georgia Tech, and Duke couldn’t get out of their own way against Pitt. And UNC…my god, where to start? Here are the Week 8 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings! 1. NC State OFF State didn’t play this… Read more »

Week 8 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


Duke lost a close one at home to FSU, while UNC couldn’t get out of its own way against Virginia. NC State didn’t play well and still beat the pants off Pitt. Wake Forest took the week off, kind of like they did the week prior. Here are the Week 7 Giftastic ACC Football Power… Read more »

Tailgate Weather Forecast for 10/14


Duke and UNC are home this weekend while NC State heads to Pitt. Wake Forest takes a break and ECU heads to Central Florida. Planning to tailgate? Here’s your Tailgate Weather Forecast for 10/14. Florida State @ Duke, 12:00PM Saturday, October 14, Wallace Wade Stadium Let’s be honest. The weather for the first part of… Read more »

Giftastic Recap of Louisville at NC State


Haven’t done this in a while, so I may be a little rusty, but for old time’s sake, here’s a giftastic recap of Louisville at NC State NC State fans were looking forward to a big-time Thursday night game in Carter-Finley like: The tailgate was liiiiiiiiiiit like: Louisville’s opening drive ended in a punt: State… Read more »

Week 6 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


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