Brunchtime links: UNC-NCSU edition
January, 26, 2013
By Robbi Pickeral | ESPN.com
Some North Carolina-vs.-NC State-related links to whet your appetite for the rivalry game tonight:
- The UNC-NC State rivalry is as intense as any, writes Stephen Schramm of The Fayetteville Observer. C.J. Leslie and Richard Howell finally have the inside edge on UNC, Bret Strelow adds.
- Wolfpack looks to break UNC’s hold on the series, writes Harold Gutmann of The Herald-Sun.
- The ’75 ACC title game was UNC and NC State at its best, writes Caulton Tudor of The News & Observer. Strickland’s quote adds new spice to the rivalry, Andrew Carter adds.
- UNC’s McAdoo is still developing, writes Aaron Beard of The Associated Press.
- UNC’s big men are finally finding their place, writes Adam Lucas of goheels.com.
- The backcourt takes center stage in this game, writes Greg Barnes of Inside Carolina.
- NC State steps into the spotlight, writes Bob Sutton of The Times-News.
- There will be a fever pitch in Raleigh, writes Brett Friedlander of The Star-News.