N.C. State baseball coach Elliott Avent says, “Evan Edwards(Southern Guilford HS) is the best first baseman I’ve ever had”

Posted by Andy Durham on May 23, 2019 at 11:25 am under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

The ACC Baseball Tournament hits Day Three today at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park…..Tonight we have #3 NC State vs #10 Wake Forest at 7pm…#10 Wake Forest, coached by former Greensboro Bats sales executive Tom Walter, defeated #6 Florida State, 7-4, back on Tuesday… N.C. State has a boat-load of Guilford County players on the …Read the Rest…

Local High School Kicker Collin Smith(Eastern Guilford HS) ready to start kicking the football all over the place for N.C. State Wolfpack

Posted by Andy Durham on April 29, 2019 at 3:36 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

He is working on his kickoffs, out of the end zone, in a left-to-right cross wind, as Collin Smith is going after that football kicking job at N.C. State University, beginning this Fall, as the kicking kid from Eastern Guilford High School, hits Raleigh… Check him out now on his Twitter page, as Collin is …Read the Rest…


Former N.C. State basketball player an All-ACC first-teamer and NBA Champion, named new head boys basketball coach at West Johnston High School

Posted by Andy Durham on April 2, 2019 at 5:38 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

The new boys head basketball coach at West Johnston High School is former N.C. State basketball player Chucky Brown….. Brown was first-team All-ACC and he was part of an NBA Championship team, while with the Houston Rockets in 1995…Chucky Brown played for 12 different teams while in the NBA and that is a league record, …Read the Rest…

High School Baseball and Softball Tonight Finals(3/27/19) and College Baseball with N.C. State over N.C. A&T, 12-3, with Cameron Cotter(Northern Guilford HS) WP and 4 RBI for Patrick Bailey(WES)

Posted by Andy Durham on March 27, 2019 at 11:00 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

College Baseball Final from First National Bank Field: N.C. State 12, N.C. A&T 3 WP:Cameron Cotter(Northern Guilford High School) Patrick Bailey from Wesleyan Christian Academy 2-5, with 4 RBI/Run/HR for N.C. State…. Evan Edwards(Southern Guilford High School) 1-2/Run for N.C. State…. Camden Williamson(Dudley High School) 2-2/2 RBI for N.C. A&T Ryne Stanley(Southeast Guilford High School) …Read the Rest…

Paris Kea(Page HS) and North Carolina Tar Heels fall on Saturday in Women’s NCAA Tournament/N.C. State with Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) back in action on Monday/Tonight vs. Kentucky, in Raleigh

Posted by Andy Durham on March 24, 2019 at 4:08 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

**********Last game in college for Kea(Page High School)********** WACO, Texas — Kristine Anigwe extended her season-long streak of double-doubles with 18 points and 22 rebounds as California rallied from a 12-point deficit in the first half to beat North Carolina 92-72 in the first round of the women’s NCAA Tournament on Saturday. Paris Kea(Page High …Read the Rest…


The ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament continues today at the Greensboro Coliseum with Semifinal action:Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) leads her N.C. State Wolfpack against Louisville at 2:30pm

Posted by Andy Durham on March 9, 2019 at 11:14 am under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

The ACC Women’s Basketball Saturday afternoon Semifinals showcase at the Greensboro Coliseum 12 NOON #5 Syracuse vs. #1 Notre Dame 2:30pm #3 N.C. State vs. #2 Louisville ********************************************************************************************************************************************************************* N.C. State over Florida State on Friday night from www.gopack.com: GREENSBORO, N.C. – The ninth-ranked and third-seeded NC State women’s basketball team (26-4) earned a hard-fought 69-62 …Read the Rest…

Former Northern Guilford Nighthawk Elissa Cunane scores a career-high 28 points, but N.C. State Wolfpack women come up short, falling to Notre Dame, 95-72

Posted by Andy Durham on February 19, 2019 at 11:48 am under College, High School | Read the First Comment

**********A career-high 28 points, 10-19 shooting from the field and she hit a three-pointer, plus EC went 7-7 at the foul line and she grabbed 6 rebounds….Not a bad night, for the reigning ACC Rookie of the Week, from Northern Guilford High School and here is a kid, that is making all of the NG …Read the Rest…

UNBELIEVABLE!!! “That Old Pack Magic Lives Again”:N.C. State tops Clemson, 69-67, on a last-second shot

Posted by Andy Durham on January 26, 2019 at 5:30 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

One of the BEST finishes this week in all of the basketball that we have been seeing here, and it was the N.C. State UNBELIEVABLE win today in Raleigh, where the Wolfpack was down late vs. the Clemson Tigers and rallied to get the two-point win, on a buzzer-beating three-point shot, by Braxton Beverly… N.C. …Read the Rest…

N.C. State Women’s Basketball runs their record to (17-0) today with 66-38 victory over the Virginia Cavaliers:Elissa Cunane(Northern Guilford HS) with 11 points for Pack, ranked #8 in the Nation

Posted by Andy Durham on January 13, 2019 at 4:22 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from www.espn.com: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Erika Cassell had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 8 North Carolina State remained the only unbeaten Division I women’s team with a 66-38 victory at Virginia on Sunday. Kiara Leslie added 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Wolfpack (17-0, 4-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). Kai Crutchfield and Elissa …Read the Rest…

Torry Holt has his own trophy case at Eastern Guilford High School

Posted by Andy Durham on January 10, 2019 at 12:07 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Former N.C. State and Eastern Guilford HS wide receiver Torry Holt was named to the College Football Hall of Fame this week, and while Holt was posting 1,000 yards and 100-reception receiving seasons with N.C. State, he went on to do the same thing in the NFL, with the St. Louis Rams… He had great …Read the Rest…

Reggie-Reggie-Reggie-Reggie-Reggie:Reggie Gallaspy(Southern Guilford HS) with 5 TD’s on the ground, as the N.C. State Wolfpack defeats UNC Tar Heels in OT

Posted by Andy Durham on November 24, 2018 at 4:39 pm under College | 4 Comments to Read

Final College Football Score from Chapel Hill, N.C.: N.C. State 34, North Carolina 28 in Overtime Reggie Gallaspy II(Southern Guilford High School) with 129 yards rushing on 27 carries and school record-tying 5 Touchdowns rushing….Gallaspy(career-high five TD’S) was the workhorse for the N.C. State Wolfpack today in their victory over the UNC Tar Heels on …Read the Rest…


Germaine Pratt(High Point Central HS/N.C. State) named ACC Linebacker of the Week(Second honor this season and he leads the ACC in Tackles)

Posted by Andy Durham on October 30, 2018 at 12:01 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

**********Germaine Pratt(High Point Central HS/N.C. State) named ACC Linebacker of the Week********** LINEBACKER – Germaine Pratt(High Point Central High School), NC State, Gr., LB; High Point, N.C. Second ACC Linebacker of the Week accolade of 2018 for Pratt, who tallied a career-high 16 tackles in the Wolfpack’s loss at Syracuse • Pratt also had a …Read the Rest…

Germaine Pratt(High Point Central HS/N.C. State) named one of the ACC’s Football Players of the Week

Posted by Andy Durham on October 9, 2018 at 1:20 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

The Atlantic Coast Conference has players of the week, for just about every possible position, but this week’s rep at Linebacker, is from High Point Central High School and from N.C. State University….His name is Germaine Pratt and he has been covering the field like a blanket on defense this season, and all of Germaine …Read the Rest…

Adidas executive Jim Gatto’s attorney says he paid Dennis Smith’s family $40,000 to make sure Smith played college basketball at N.C. State

Posted by Andy Durham on October 3, 2018 at 11:27 am under College | Comments are off for this article

*****Here is a breakdown on this news coming in from the News and Observer, in Raleigh……..***** Adidas executive Jim Gatto paying guard Dennis Smith $40,000 to insure that Smith played college basketball at N.C. State??? That’s what Gatto’s attorney told the judge in Federal Court on Tuesday and if the allegations are confirmed, then, the …Read the Rest…

Former N.C. State head Baseball Coach and assistant Basketball Coach Sam Esposito gone at age 86

Posted by Andy Durham on July 10, 2018 at 3:26 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Former NC State baseball coach Sam Esposito dead at age 86 He took N.C. State to their first College World Series appearance(1968), he led the Wolfpack to 4 ACC Baseball Titles, his last four N.C. State teams had a winning percentage of .711, and he was not only the head baseball coach at N.C. State, …Read the Rest…

Baseball Scores Tonight:Evan Edwards(Southern Guilford HS) and Patrick Bailey(WES) both homer and combine for 6 RBI as N.C. State tops UNC Tar Heels, 8-3

Posted by Andy Durham on April 17, 2018 at 10:19 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Final from the DBAP/Durham Bulls Athletic Park where 6,799 fans saw N.C. State defeat North Carolina, 8-3, with the Guilford County Connection of Evan Edwards(Southern Guilford High School) and Patrick Bailey(Wesleyan Christian Academy) both having very BIG nights for the Wolfpack… (Both Edwards and Bailey homered for the Pack)…Edwards a three-run shot and Bailey a …Read the Rest…

Carlos Rodon(N.C. State) working on getting/being ready, but not ready right now for return to the majors(Chicago White Sox)

Posted by Andy Durham on June 7, 2017 at 3:14 pm under College, Professional | Comments are off for this article

He’s working on his return to the Chicago White Sox, but Carlos Rodon has some more work to do in the minors, before he makes his return to the majors, but he got his work in on Tuesday, going for the WS Dash vs. the Carolina Mudcats and here is the report on how things …Read the Rest…


Carlos Rodon(N.C. State) to start today for the Winston-Salem Dash in 5pm game at Five County Stadium/Grasshoppers home vs. Hagerstown Suns

Posted by Andy Durham on June 6, 2017 at 10:41 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Carlos Rodon, the former N.C. State pitcher, will start game one of a doubleheader today for the Winston-Salem Dash, as the Dash meet the Carolina Mudcats at Five County Stadium, in Zebulon… Rodon, with Chicago White Sox, is on rehab assignment, as he suits up today for the Dash, in their matchup with the Mudcats(Milwaukee …Read the Rest…

Sam Hunt(Dudley HS) always wanted to play basketball in the ACC and now he’ll get his chance next season with the N.C. State Wolfpack

Posted by Andy Durham on May 14, 2017 at 4:32 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

Sam Hunt(Dudley High School), earned a business economics degree from N.C. A&T, in Greensboro on Saturday….Now with one year of college basketball eligibility left/remaining, he’ll suit up and play for the N.C. State Wolfpack in Raleigh next season…. Sam Hunt said this to the News and Observer in Raleigh: “This was one of those things …Read the Rest…

N.C. State’s 1974 NCAA Championship Basketball Team to be honored at the Greensboro Coliseum on Wednesday night(Fred Barakat Sports Dinner)

Posted by Andy Durham on April 25, 2017 at 12:43 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

A dozen members of that N.C. State championship team plan to return to the city, gathering once again at the Greensboro Coliseum for the Fred Barakat Sports Dinner at 7pm Wednesday. 1974 North Carolina State University Basketball Team: Tommy Burleson David Thompson Tim Stoddard Monte Towe Moe Rivers *****Pretty much your starting five listed above …Read the Rest…