Andy Durham sat down with Greensboro College‘s Sports Information Director Bob Lowe on Wednesday, December 6, 2006. The Interview runs 41 Minutes.
I went to see the Dudley-Grimsley girls game on Wednesday night and just like we said here at greensborosports.com the WhirlieGirls are the team to beat.Â Right now it’s the Greensboro Day School boys and the Grimsley girls, they are the teams that the others in the area are chasing.Â College note:N.C. State wants Tom… Continue reading Guilford Great Eight Basketball Polls
We had a new entry here at greensborosports.com this week with Paul Lambeth jumping into the frying pan,Â and writing a solid pieceÂ that is very timely here in the the “New Coach is coming to town Holiday Season”. Â I was at PL’s former High School on Tuesday evening.Â The Bob Sawyer Gym was rather warm and… Continue reading HS Hoops Finds AD in BS
An Open Letter To incoming UNC-CH head Football Coach Butch Davis. From Paul Lambeth Coach Davis, welcome to your new job as Tarheel football skipper. I am sure you are aware of many of the fine advantages of coming to Chapel Hill, history, alumni, academic reputation, etc. Here though are some other things you may… Continue reading Dear Coach Davis
“The Triad’s Team” Wake Forest University got the job done by defeating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets on Saturday down in Jacksonville.Â The Demon Deacons are headed to the Orange Bowl on January 2, 2007 when the Deacs will have their second date with destiny as they meet Louisville for the Championship of Florida in… Continue reading Orange You Glad You Found WFU?
Last week Jim went 10-3, Mr. Brown and Mr. Smith both went 8-5.Â Here we goÂ with Week 13 of the National Football League. Minnesota at Chicago(Chicago) N.Y. Jets at Green Bay(Jets) Atlanta at Washington(Washington) Arizona at St. Louis(St. Louis) Indianapolis at Tennessee(Indy) San Diego at Buffalo(Buffalo) Detroit at New England(New England) San Francisco at New… Continue reading Jim Modlin’s NFL “N” Sider Picks
This is our last High School football poll of the year.Â Next week we will begin our boys and girls Lucky 13 HS Basketball Polls.Â There are several local football playoff games this Friday and tons of Guilford County basketball games on the same night. The Game of the Week will beÂ down in Charlotte on… Continue reading Last Call:HS Football Poll “Final Five”
On Monday, Andy Durham sat down with UNC-G Associate Athletic Director Dick Stewart.Â They talked about Spartan Athletics as well the upcoming Spartan Basketball Season on WPET-AM 950, where Dick handles the announcing duties for Spartan Basketball. The Interview, roughly 1 hour, is here, available as an MP3 file approximately 53mb.
Made the trek out Highway 29 North on to Hicone Road and watched Grimsley battle Northeast Guilford on Tuesday evening and the Whirlie girls were rude to their hosts and left NEG with a 56-44 victory.(the halftime score was only 19-15 GHS)Â Grimsley out-rebounded NEG in the second half and the Whirlies hit their free… Continue reading HS Hoops Finds AD at NEG
The Big Show, Paul Wight heads back to Augusta, Georgia near his home of Aiken, South Carolina for an ECW pay-per-view show. Wight was a big-time basketball player in high school and college.Â You might find this interesting, go to www.aikenstandard.com for the story.Â This is for all you hot link fans out there.
The Demon Deacons, “The Triad’s Team” got it done with the huge win Saturday over Maryland 38-24 and now they face Georgia Tech in the ACC title game this week in Jacksonville.Â Georgia Tech looked very beatable in their loss to Georgia and Yellow Jacket QB Reggie Ball did not have a good day versus… Continue reading College Football Corner:Let’s Hear It for the Boys at WFU
Chuck Amato has been fired as head football coach at N.C. State.Â We received theÂ wordÂ late Saturday night from our source at the High Point Enterprise, Greg Johnson.Â Johnson who is a newspaperman deliveryman but knows people inside the HPE sports department says Amato was let go because he could notÂ beat NORTH CAROLINA and that Amato… Continue reading CHUCK-‘UM
Houston at N.Y. Jets(Jets) Arizona at Minnesota(Minnesota) New Orleans at Atlanta(New Orleans)) Carolina at Washington(Carolina) Pittsburgh at Baltimore(Pittsburgh) San Francisco at St. Louis(San Francisco) Jacksonville at Buffalo(Buffalo) Cincinnati at Cleveland(Bengals) Oakland at San Diego(San Diego) N.Y. Giants at Tennessee(Tennessee) Chicago at New England(Patriots) Philadelphia at Indianapolis(Indy) Monday Night:Green Bay at Seattle(Seattle) Andy’s Picks from Thursday’s… Continue reading Jim Modlin’s NFL “N” Sider Picks
As football winds down, the News & Record reports that Greensboro’s Andy Durham and Jim Modlin have been broadcasting games for several years.Â The article is even ON-LINE. They include a picture on the website (Sports home). And if any of you “BIG” advertisers are interested in supporting local sports in Greensboro, let Andy know.
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Final Five #1) Thomasville(Last week rolled over West Montgomery 40-20, now 13-0 and this weekÂ hosting 5-8 Cherryville) #2) Reidsville(Last week mashed Brevard 30-14, now 12-1 and this week at home versus 12-1 Newton-Conover) #3) Burlington Cummings(Last week shut out North Rowan 47-0, now 12-1 and this week have 9-3Â Black Mountain Owen to deal with… Continue reading High School Football Polls:Lucky 13 now Final 5
What can you say about the College Football season in North Carolina?Â John Bunting is on his way out and Butch Davis is going to be the new sheriff in Chapel Hill, Chuck AmatoÂ is one loss away from being on the next plane to somewhere in Florida and Wolfpack fans are already waiting at the… Continue reading It is Quiet on the College Football Corner
Last week, Andy Durham sat down with Bruce Mitchell at the Beef Burger on Lee Street. Bruce writes for the Pro Wrestling Torch and teaches at Archer Elementary School in Greensboro. The interview is a little over 50 minutes long. It is roughly 53mb.
Last week Marshall went 10-6, Roch was 8-8 and Big Jim dipped to 7-9.Â Let’s get some others joining this fearsome and relentless trio and make some hot picks for week 11.Â We need the Gr8ful Coach to join in and get on the team and we will be on our way and if we… Continue reading Jim Modlin, Roch Smith, and Marhsall Brown’s NFL “N” Sider Picks
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Lucky 7 #1) Grimsley(Last week defeated Charlotte Myers Park 21-16, now 12-0 and this week hosts 10-2 Matthews Butler) #2) Thomasville(Last week routed South Stokes 39-7, now 12-0 and this week takes on 7-5 West Montgomery.Â T’ville is the San Quentin Quayle’s keeper.Â Quentin says the ‘Dogs bring home the Quayle) #3) Asheboro(Last week… Continue reading High School Football Polls:We see the numbers dwindling