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NC State

Dispelling the national media’s myths about the NC State basketball job

The NC State Wolfpack men’s basketball job is open again, which means that the national talking points – expectations are too high! it’s too close to Duke and North Carolina! NC State fans don’t appreciate success! – are back in the conversation.

ACC

ACC is back to being known as a superior basketball conference

The 15-member, four active Hall-of-Fame-coach ACC has returned to its previous preeminence. One NCAA title, consecutive championship game appearances, three Final Four berths, seven Elite Eight entrants, and 13 NCAA bids over the previous two years will do that for your reputation.

UNC Now

ACC power rankings: Feb. 19, 2017

The Duke Blue Devils remain No. 1 in the weekly ACC power rankings, but the North Carolina Tar Heels are right behind -- setting the two teams on a course to meet in what could be a memorable game on March 4 in Chapel Hill.

   

Videos

Jeff Skinner comments on loss to Leafs

Video: The Carolina Hurricanes Jeff Skinner talks to reporters following the 4-0 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs at PNC Arena in Raleigh Sunday night
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Jeff Skinner comments on loss to Leafs 3:00

Jeff Skinner comments on loss to Leafs

Canes coach Peters comments following 4-0 loss to Toronto 3:03

Canes coach Peters comments following 4-0 loss to Toronto

Former Tar Heels Johnson and Paige honored 1:08

Former Tar Heels Johnson and Paige honored

UNC's Berry on forcing opponents to shoot a low percentage 0:34

UNC's Berry on forcing opponents to shoot a low percentage