Marcus Paige Is College Basketball's Newest Little Badass

Despite all the good it offers, a college basketball season like the one we are currently enjoying—one that comes stocked with All-American talent and blue chip NBA prospects—can find itself lacking in the presence of a particular brand of collegiate star: the little guy who, despite his diminutive size and long-shot… » 2/27/14 10:56am 2/27/14 10:56am

N.C. State Upset Duke Yesterday On The Strength Of This Braveheart

I'll be honest, I watched this thinking it would be stupid and boring and not worth watching. But you know what? It's kind of fun. And let's be honest, these guys are the red-headed stepchildren of Carolina, they deserve a little moment in the sun. So here's a little Braveheart-themed pep rally before yesterday's » 1/13/13 11:30am 1/13/13 11:30am

NC State's Basketball Coach Will Jump Out Of A Plane And Land At The…

Does someone get this? Because we're not sure we get this. Southeastern college basketball was only recently liberated from the tyranny of Bruce Pearl, its chief coach-mascot, and now it's got another one on its hands. » 9/12/11 3:05pm 9/12/11 3:05pm

Somebody Poisoned The Family Of NC State's Adorable Wolfpack Mascot

Today in animal cruelty and terrible affronts to school pride: someone allegedly poisoned four Tamaskan dogs with familial ties to the N.C. State mascot, Tuffy, in Elizabeth City, N.C. From the News & Observer: » 4/26/11 12:30pm 4/26/11 12:30pm

Thursday Night Preview: Florida State at North Carolina State and #8…

I suppose even the genius who schedules Thursday night games at ESPN is entitled to a mulligan. That's the only explanation for how Florida State at N.C. State ended up tonight's featured game. N.C. State is 2-4 and Florida State is 4-1. N.C. State has taken down William and Mary and East Carolina, Florida State has… » 10/16/08 4:15pm 10/16/08 4:15pm