The Basketball Beat:Duke-North Carolina still the Best Game in town

There were some crazy goings on in college basketball over the weekend with both Duke and North Carolina losing during the two day stretch.  NC State held off UNC on Saturday and Duke fell hard to Florida State on Sunday.  The game between the Tar Heels and Blue Devils due up on Wednesday will still be… Continue reading The Basketball Beat:Duke-North Carolina still the Best Game in town

Are you ready? I said, ARE YOU READY?(for Tommy Z. and the HS Hoops)

The high school hoops trail led to Grimsley High School again on Tuesday evening and before we get to the inside on the Whirlies and the Smith Golden Eagles I want to say I was shocked to see the news on Tommy Zaliagiris in Tuesday’s N&R. Zaliagiris was a member of the hated North Carolina Tar… Continue reading Are you ready? I said, ARE YOU READY?(for Tommy Z. and the HS Hoops)

The Problem at Guilford College? They have no Security System.

I answered my question in the opening statement and this show should be over.  The details are missing and I need to fill you in on why bad things can happen at Guilford College. Go to any university or college in our area and you will find controlled settings and the students on these campuses know there… Continue reading The Problem at Guilford College? They have no Security System.

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The Basketball Beat

The basketball beat took to the streets of Greensboro again this weekend and if I really nail it down the basketball beat is on the street every day at greensborosports.com.  This is the sport for this time of year and if you’re not out there involved in it then you are letting your life go… Continue reading The Basketball Beat

Greensboro College in the Hoops Spotlight/Guilford College in the Police Lineup

Back on January 6 the Greensboro College Pride men’s basketball team traveled to Southern Virginia Unversity and came back to the GC West Market Street campus with an 88-86 loss.  At that time this was only the second loss of the year for GC.  The Greensboro College Pride now stand at 13-4 after the tables… Continue reading Greensboro College in the Hoops Spotlight/Guilford College in the Police Lineup

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The Basketball Beat

Like a policeman responding to numerous calls in support of his community, I was on the scene at several basketball games over the weekend and I’m here now to file this important report. Hit the street running on Friday night and responded to a call to the Bob Sawyer Gym on the Grimsley HS campus. … Continue reading The Basketball Beat

UNCG Loses Pair to Hokies in E. Guilford Benefit Double-Dip

UNCG’s men’s and women’s basketball teams suffered a pair of losses Wednesday night at the hands of the ACC’s Va. Tech  Hokies in Greensboro. The doubleheader, played at the Greensboro Coliseum, was staged in part as a fund raiser for Eastern Guilford’s athletic department and band. Eastern Guilford High School was destroyed by a major… Continue reading UNCG Loses Pair to Hokies in E. Guilford Benefit Double-Dip

This Just In….The BCS works!

By: Bruce Bullington, GreensboroSports.com staff writer You might not realize it, what with all the talking heads on ESPN and on talk radio doing their typical hand-wringing, but hereâ€s a news flash. The BCS worked. Again. This bowl season saw the complete exposure of the Big Ten, a conference with two allegedly-elite teams that many… Continue reading This Just In….The BCS works!

ACC Eye Openers

The ACC hoops got busy this past weekend and the results are in but not all of our in-state teams were on.  The North Carolina Tar Heels and Wake Forest Demon Deacons each reached “Winners” status, while Duke and N.C. State fell hard into the losers bracket. Even with all the superstar freshmen on board, Tyler Hansbrough… Continue reading ACC Eye Openers

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Big Jim’s NFL Playoff Picks/Games tonight at greensborosports.com/Cowher to Miami or Charlotte?

Big Jim Modlin’s playoff picks from the Fitness Today Gym on Randleman Road, or as we like to call it, “The Gems from Jim at the Gym”.        Saturday:KC over the Colts at Indianapolis, DALLAS beats Seattle at Seattle(Both road teams win on Saturday)            Sunday:NEW ENGLAND tops the Jets, PHILADELPHIA ends it for the Giants(Both New York teams… Continue reading Big Jim’s NFL Playoff Picks/Games tonight at greensborosports.com/Cowher to Miami or Charlotte?

Games Tonight at Greensborosports.com

College Hoops: Maryville, Tennessee at Greensboro College 4pm,     Penn at UNC-CH(Tar Heels vs. Quakers) 8pm High School Hoops: High Point Central at East Forsyth 6pm, Greensboro Day at Burlington Williams 7pm, Grimsley at Smith 7:30pm(I will assume that GDS-BW and GHS-SHS are boys only games)****Games for 1/3/2007****  If we are missing games please let us know.

Loose Lips Sink Ships-Loose Footballs Sink Seasons and SEC Officials Don’t Help

From last night Louisville ended Wake Forest’s fun 24-13, N.C. State got past UNCG in OT 95-93, Duke toppled Temple 73-55 and the state of North Carolina’s ONLY UNBEATEN college basketball team, the Guilford College Quakers knocked off previously unbeaten Averett up in Danville, VA 74-69. The Wake Forest Demon Deacons put the ball on the ground… Continue reading Loose Lips Sink Ships-Loose Footballs Sink Seasons and SEC Officials Don’t Help

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Games Tonight at Greensborosports.com

Wake Forest(11-2) vs. Louisville(11-1) in the Orange Bowl…..8pm UNCG(6-6) at N.C. State(9-4) The Wolfpack is 4-0 all-time vs. UNCG….7pm Temple(6-5) at Duke(12-1) 7pm Guilford College(8-0) at Averett(9-0) in Danville, VA 7pm.  The Guilford College Quakers are the only unbeaten college basketball team in the state of North Carolina. ECW on SciFi at 10pm  ****ALL GAMES FOR… Continue reading Games Tonight at Greensborosports.com

Jim Modlin and others’ NFL “N” Sider Picks/Greensboro College gets the Big One

Last week on the picks it went Andy 12-2, Bobby Lashely 11-3, Big Jim Modlin 9-5, and Marshall Brown 8-6….I jumped into the fire last week and did pretty good.  This week we need to get JA Joey the LifeTouch photographer in the mix. Here’s how it shakes down from Big Jim, with his Gems… Continue reading Jim Modlin and others’ NFL “N” Sider Picks/Greensboro College gets the Big One

Monday Moaning

We have a few sidebars of what happened over the weekend and we need to send Congrats to David Jackson and Randy Jackson with Appalachian State on winnng their NCAA Division I-AA title for the second straight year.  Coach Jerry Moore and his all-star backfield with RB Kevin Richardson and QB Armanti Edwards deserve a lot… Continue reading Monday Moaning

Ben Strong – Guilford College Basketball Interview

On Thursday, Andy Durham sat down with Chapel Hill’s Ben Strong, a Junior Center on Guilford College‘s basketball team. You can here the 28 Minute Interview here. (6.5 mb) From the Guilford College Website: Guilford moved to 6-0 for the first time since 1967 with a 77-67 home win over Roanoke Saturday afternoon. Ben Strong… Continue reading Ben Strong – Guilford College Basketball Interview

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