Carolina on my mind

Not a lot was learned from Carolina’s convincing win over James Madison last Saturday. And I think that was the idea as it looked as if Carolina just wanted to do enough to win the game without tipping their hand scheme wise with tougher opponents on the way. One main observation was that Carolina has Carolina on my mind

TMZ makes fun of ASU Promo

TMZ – the website usually chasing celebrities, took a few minutes to pick on the Appalachian State University Mountaineers’ promo video (from 2004). The sad thing is that it looks like the same promo that was done for the City of Greensboro earlier this year. Nothing says hip, other than a chorus of white people TMZ makes fun of ASU Promo

State-wide College Football Top 10

#1)Appalachian State #2)Wake Forest #3)North Carolina #4)East Carolina #5)NC State #6)TIE: Elon and Guilford College #7)Winston-Salem State #8)Greensboro College #9)NC A&T #10)Duke Also receiving votes:UNCG Club Team and GTCC developmental squad…..*****Create your own poll or add to this one and get ready for more football coverage at Greensborosports.com*****

TBake’s season is cooked

It was reported in Monday’s edition of the Greensboro News and Record that NC State running back and former Ragsdale standout Toney Baker suffered a knee injury during the Pack’s 25-23 loss to UCF and will miss the rest of the season. The team said Sunday that they are hopeful that Baker will be eligible TBake’s season is cooked

WWE Cleaning House

from Wade Keller and www.pwtorch.com Eugene, real name Nick Dinsmore, has been released by WWE, according to WWE.com. Dinsmore was sent to drug treatment by WWE last year. Cryme Tyme (Shad Gaspard & Jayson “J.T.G.” Paul) have been released, according to WWE.com on Sunday afternoon . Eugene had been released Saturday. ****Things are getting busy WWE Cleaning House

UFC Now Legal in NC

A week ago, I watched a UFC Fight with Cecil Carr and Andy Durham at J. Bulter’s on New Garden. It was on several of the television sets as was the NASCAR race in Bristol. I was amazed at the number of people actually watching and cheering as this boxing/martial arts fight took place. Percy UFC Now Legal in NC

Greensboro Kannapolis Fights

There’s been a lot of talk about Thursday and Friday’s events at the Greensboro Grasshoppers game against the Kannapolis Intimidations. The city has gotten some bad press and some of the media is piling on – even the local folks. For those looking for the videos and audio, you can search YouTube, FOX8 and the Greensboro Kannapolis Fights

John Isner at the US Open

Marshall Brown comments: How about the kid from Page in the US open? Won his first and second round matches, then ran into Federer and won a set off him! He is the only person to get a set off him this tourney! Good point. We often forget about the other sports and folks from John Isner at the US Open

Final 2007 Grasshoppers Fireworks Show

Friday Night was the last home game for the Greensboro Grasshoppers and while many will remember other events, I like to remind folks that we had two important presentations at Friday’s game: – John Raynor – South Atlantic League’s MVP. – Donald Moore – South Atlantic League’s General Manager of the Year. If the Rhino’s Final 2007 Grasshoppers Fireworks Show

Rams roll past Eastern 42-9

Tyler Woods ran for 132 yards on 16 carries and scored 4 touchdown’s to pace Northeast as the Rams ran wild in a 42-9 win over the visiting Eastern Guilford Wildcats. Kendall Bratcher added a 37yd punt return to open the scoring and Trevor Bush added a 26yd run as Northeast’s starters played only 2 Rams roll past Eastern 42-9

Good to have Cockman back

It’s good to have Doug Cockman back helping us at Greensborosports.com. It’s a load trying to keep up with all the games at this time of year. Check out Doug’s College Football Preview today on the Greensborosports.com front page. The games that are drawing the most attention based upon my Greensborosports.com stats tarcking are ECU Good to have Cockman back