N.C. State’s first win at North Carolina since 2003 prompted quite a bit of excitement on Twitter. A sample (of some of the ones safe enough to print):
Former Pack standout Julius Hodge @Follow24Hodge: I’m not a crazy off the hinges fan. My statements are backed by stats, eye test and are factual. The Pack is currently top dawg in TRIANGLE.
David Glenn Show @DavidGlennShow: Whittenburg: If you have Wolfpack in your blood, beating UNC is special.
Scotty McCreery @ScottyMcCreery: Can I get a big #GoPack from all my followers??
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Former Pack standout Lorenzo Brown @Zo_Brown: Red State!! #Pack.
Former Pack standout T.J. Warren @TonyWarrenJr: Move em! #pack.
Pack football coach Dave Doeren @StateCoachD: Congrats @Mark_Gottfried & @PackMensBball on a big win tonight vs those boys in blue. #1Pack1Goal.
N.C. State forward BeeJay Anya @BAnya_Allday: Great team win! My brothers and I went out there and took care of business!!! #PACK.
N.C. State guard Cat Barber @catbarber1994: Great win Luv my brothers tho and the WPN Fans Yall tooooo HONEST!!!
N.C. State University @NCState: And of course, the Belltower is RED! What a win, @PackMensBball! WOLF!
N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried @Mark_Gottfried: Very proud of these guys! Lots of work left but let’s enjoy tonight! Wolf!
N.C. State guard Desmond Lee @DezLee5: #PACK!
State fan @VictoriaPavon: The saltiness @ScottyMcCreery is getting is enough to melt this ice real quick, maybe school tomorrow after all.
Scotty McCreery @ScottyMcCreery: Fewest points ever scored in the Smith center according to the announcer! That’s a #STATEment.
Former Pack standout Julius Hodge @Follow24Hodge: Tonight the WOLFPACK held the Tar Heels to their lowest point total in the HISTORY of the Dean Dome. Yup. Thought we weren’t your rival ;).
UNC fan William McGuire @WilliamSeaton10: even as a UNC fan I still enjoy ole @Follow24Hodge tweets. Dudes pretty funny.
N.C. State’s Jeff Dunlap @jdunlap44: Great win for our boys! They are coming together at the right time. Need to keep rollin’ at BC this weekend! #gopack. More work ahead.
N.C. State grad Rachel Huffman @rachelbhuffman: How could I not wear my @ncstate jersey to work when half of @jkhighsm is UNC fans? #gopack
Pack fan @MIRACLES_NC: Just a friendly reminder that “MIRACULOUSNESS” is a word. It came to mind last night. #GoPack.
N.C. State grad Casey Robicheau @caseyxolynne: It’s always a great day when you wake up after a @PackMensBball win over the baby blue enemy #STATEment #gopack #proudalumni #gthc #WPN.
N.C. State fan @NITStan: HELLO cheer up, UNC fans, Stan urges. The pain of this loss will fade, but pride in your academics lasts forever.
ESPN’s Dick Vitale @DickieV: NCSU with the kind of win tonight over UNC that takes U off the bubble!
N.C. State fan David Riddle @stickwolf: Poor marcus paige was forced to go to class tonite. A REAL CLASS taught by Profesror Cat Barber #gopack
Former Pack standout Julius Hodge @Follow24Hodge: The PACK beat Duke/UNC by double figures. We are 2-1 in the triangle, Duke 1-1, UNC 1-2. The Pack backcourt dominated Duke/UNC’s. I’M RIGHT!
Former Pack standout Chris Corchiani @Chris_Corchiani: Proud of the Pack!!! Wolfpack nation I can see your smiles!!!...let’s keep winning!!
Pack forward Abdul-Malik Abu @MalikAbu_: THANKS YOU RALEIGH!!! we love yalllll #WPN @ NCSU Belltower.
Former Pack standout Lorenzo Brown @Zo_Brown: Let’s go State!!!! Time to show the country that North Carolina is a red state! #BeatUNC #PackPride.
Kami Mattioli @kmattio: This gave me chills. Abdul-Malik Abu promised one of the Chapel Hill shooting victims that N.C. State would beat UNC.
N.C. State football recruit Nyheim Hines @TheNyNy2: Y’all keep sleeping on Nc State athletics.. We on the come up! #WPN #BeatUNC.
Dereck Whittenburg @DWhitNCstate: Every WIN feels good but this one is special to me! #WOLF.