1. TUESDAY NIGHT HOOPS

    No. 2 DUKE 73, N.C. STATE 56 – Duke is good. When they shoot 76% from the floor for one half, they’re really good. Stop us if you’ve heard this before. N.C...

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  2. UNC-UVA: Wahoos All Tyed Up By Heels

    No. 6 NORTH CAROLINA 83, VIRGINIA 61—UNC (15-2, 1-2) went back to the basics last night to stop a surprising two-game ACC losing streak by once again effectively utilizing the talents of Tyler Hansbrough and Ty Lawson...

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  3. Maryland's Greivis Vasquez Speaks His Mind

    Last night the Maryland Terrapins lost to the Miami Hurricanes in spite of having a 17-point second half lead. On top of that, the Terps have never beaten the Canes since the U joined the ACC...

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  4. Boston College Promotes Frank Spaziani to Avoid Interviews and Gatorade Baths

    Frank Spaziani is the new football coach at Boston College, promoted after spending 12 seasons as an assistant with the Eagles.Spaziani’s appointment will be announced at a 3 p...

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  5. Skip Prosser's Wake Forest Recruits Shine for Old and New Coach

    Fast on the heels (no pun intended) of the week’s burning question, “What’s wrong with UNC?” is the next biggie: “How good is Wake Forest?”Short answer: damn good...

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  6. Wake Forest-North Carolina: Clean Up on Aisle Tar Heel

    If the water cooler talk in ACC country wasn’t about UNC’s loss to BC, surely the Heels' second loss in eight days and a seemingly impossible 0-2 ACC start will be the talk ...

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  7. Duke Basketball: Coach K Cranky with Local Media

    Today's ACC Headlines doesn't typically publish the weekly polls for football or basketball, but we do include a team’s AP ranking (soon to be the ESPN poll ranking) in our recaps of various games...

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  8. Jeff Jagodzinski at Hotel Boston College: You Can Check Out Anytime You Like...

    ...but you can never leave? Here at Today's ACC Headlines, we enjoy Sally Jenkins’ take on the world of sports...

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  9. ACC Hoops Just Like ACC Football: Ranked Today, Unranked Tomorrow

    Harvard (Crimson, 6,715 students, Cambridge, MA) 82, No. 24 BOSTON COLLEGE 70—Boston College made big headlines when they played a near perfect game, upsetting the then No. 1 Tar Heels last Sunday...

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  10. UNC-Charleston: Bobby Cremins Asks for Clemency?

    Bobby Cremins, the former Georgia Tech coach and now head man at the College of Charleston, has asked the University of North Carolina and the ACC to be relieved from his commitment to play the Tar Heels in Chapel Hill on Wednesday night...

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  11. Texas-Ohio State: Two More Reasons for an NCAA D1 Football Playoff

    How about Texas and Ohio State? The Longhorns were just two missed tackles (on the same play) from being undefeated, and surely any sentence that includes the words "among the best teams in the country" should also include the words Texas Longhorns...

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  12. Duke-Virginia Tech: It's Not Football

    No. 5 DUKE 69, VIRGINIA TECH 44 Hey, Hokies it’s not football. Thirteen points in the second half is not good offensive production. Yes, that’s not a misprint...thirteen...

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  13. Boston College-North Carolina: Hey Kids, Playtime's Over

    BOSTON COLLEGE 85, No. 1 NORTH CAROLINA 78 UNC’s Danny Green said he thought the Heels could use a close game, but Tyrese Rice and Boston College’s idea of “close” turned out to be something altogether different...

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  14. UNC-Nevada: So Much for Conventional Wisdom

    No. 1 NORTH CAROLINA 84, Nevada (Wolfpack, 11,962 students, Reno, NV) 61 You’d think that if you held Ty Lawson to two points, and Tyler Hansbrough to six points, and one of the ...

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  15. Virginia Tech Salves the ACC Bowl Wounds

    The ACC was fast–tracking its way to another bowl season debacle after Clemson did what they do so well against Nebraska…that would be “find a way to lose...

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  16. Maryland-Nevada: Terps Hit Roady's Humanitarian Bowl Running

    MARYLAND 42, Nevada (Wolf Pack, 11,962 students, Reno, NV) 35Evidently it was too cold to play defense...Talk about incentive...

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  17. ACC Tuesday Night Hoops

    No. 6 WAKE FOREST 83, Radford (Highlanders, 9,552 students, Radford, VA) 61 – Jeff Teague scored 11 of his 19 points in the second half as the Deacons shook off a slow start to beat Radford...

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  18. Today's ACC Headlines: The Year in Review

    Many of you probably haven't visited Today's ACC Headlines blog and have thus missed our slightly offbeat and occasionally serious take on the world of sports. Well.....

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  19. Oregon-Oklahoma St: Holiday Bowl Reminds Us Why We Have "Meaningless" Bowl Games

    There are those pundits (as well as fans) who whine and complain that all of these bowls are irrelevant, that no one cares about them, that they are stupid and that other than the BCS Championship game, there is no reason to play them...

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  20. NC State-Rutgers: Critical Bowl Turnovers Continue to Hamper ACC Teams

    Rutgers (Scarlet Knights, 36,988 students, Piscataway, NJ) 29, N.C. STATE 23In spite of a fumble on the opening play from scrimmage and a Rutgers fake field goal that resulted in a touchdown, the N...

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  21. Richmond Beats Montana to Win FCS Championship

    RICHMOND (Spiders, 4,325 students, Richmond, VA) 24, MONTANA (Grizzlies, 13,858 students, Missoula, MT) 7. Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus, and the jolly round man from the North Pole ...

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  22. Hansbrough Breaks Ford's UNC Scoring Record

    No.1 NORTH CAROLINA 91, Evansville (Purple Aces, 3,050, Evansville, IN) 73 First off, with all due respect to Psycho-T, how many points would Phil Ford have scored if he hadn’t spent ...

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  23. Recession-Proof NBA "Starbury" Earns $21 Million by Doing Nothing

    Recession? What recession? There doesn't seem to be any economic downturn impacting the NBA anymore these days than ever before. For example, the New York Knicks and Stephon Marbury (Georgia Tech) aren’t getting along so well...

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  24. ACC Wednesday Night Roundup: Duke Proves UNC Is Better

    No. 6 DUKE 99, UNC Asheville (Bulldogs, 3,609 students, Asheville, NC) 56 – Duke is not as good as Carolina. Don’t believe us, do the math. UNC 116, UNC Asheville 48 vs...

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  25. Coach K's One Car Accident Inspires Tar Heel Fans

    There's nothing like the Duke/UNC basketball rivalry, and there is simply no reason to wait until their first meeting in February to revel in its mean-spirited glory.....

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