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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 Football Betting

Gambling Trends for UNC vs Gonzaga

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We are down to the last game of the season, which pits UNC vs Gonzaga for the national championship. Vegas has installed UNC as a 2 point favorite (which is down to 1.5 in certain spots now). While UNC is the favorite in Vegas, according to KenPom, Gonzaga is a 4 point favorite. It is… Read more »

Tar Heels Rebound their way to Final

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Who Won: UNC beat Oregon 77-76 Why: UNC got 2 offensive rebounds in last 5 seconds after missed free throws, thus not allowing Oregon a chance to win the game. GIF: I imagine a lot of UNC fans were like this watching Oregon cut it to 1 and then UNC missing 4 straight free throws.  via… Read more »

Phinal Phour in Phoenix: Day 2 Notebook


First thing first: check out this amazing photo gallery from our guy Smith Hardy ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]  Friday was the day for official practice, meaning a few thousand people would get their first look at what the set-up in University of Phoenix Stadium would look like. You may have heard, but it’s a… Read more »

Phinal Phour in Phoenix: Day 1 Notebook


 First thing first: Phoenix is not a basketball town. Every day we were in Brooklyn or Memphis I saw people playing, shooting, or at least holding a basketball somewhere around the city. Not the case in Phoenix (or Glendale or Scottsdale, the other two towns events are taking place all week). It’s not a basketball… Read more »

Roy’s Rib Rendezvous


You get the sense that if Roy Williams and John Vergos had more time to spend together they’d be REALLY good friends. They both have a timbre and tenor that indicates where they’re from–Vergos’ family came from Greece, but he is a Memphis original; Williams famously dadgums through a Western NC drawl. They are both… Read more »


North Carolina, Duke Rank Among Best NCAA Champions Ever

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PredictionMachine.com ranked all 77 NCAA basketball champions using the following criteria: To build our National Championship Power Rankings, we “played” every team against every other team, using strength of schedule adjusted statistics, 50,000 times each and ranked them by overall winning percentage of those games. How did ACC teams stack up against the field? #13… Read more »