Other featured stories for 12/8:
  • Welcome to Never-Never Land, courtesy of the BCS">
    Other featured stories for 12/8:
  • Welcome to Never-Never Land, courtesy of the BCS">

    Melvin takes charge as Pack wins tough battle

    The late Jim Valvano used to hate to play what he called "hyphenated" schools. The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee provided N.C. State with a perfect demonstration of why the former Wolfpack coach felt that way. <br><br><small><b>Other featured stories for 12/8:</b></small> <li><a href="http://cgi.citizen-times.com/cgi-bin/story/sports/46316" target=blank><b>Welcome to Never-Never Land, courtesy of the BCS</b></a>

    Quote of the Day: Herb Sendek on the tough game played by the Pack and Wisonsin-Milwaukee - "It was really an intense game for the first week of December. The two teams poured their hearts out. It was a gut check for our team to be down 12, to be hit between the eyes."

    Melvin takes charge as Pack wins tough battle
    Al Featherston * The Herald-Sun
    It took a career-best performance by senior Marcus Melvin to lift N.C. State past the unheralded Panthers 77-71 Sunday night at the RBC Center. Read More

    Welcome to Never-Never Land, courtesy of the BCS
    Dan Monayon * Journal Sentinel
    They're going to play a college football national championship game, and the No. 1 team isn't even invited... Read More

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    Chip Alexander * News & Observer

    Melvin sparks Wolfpack win
    The Associated Press

    Melvin leads Pack to victory
    Tim Peeler * News & Record

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    Mac Heffner * Winston-Salem Journal

    Wolfpack survives scare
    Jeff Sikes * High Point Enterprise

    Melvin snaps out of funk for Wolfpack
    Bob Sutton * Times-News

    Melvin, Pack Outlast Panthers, 77-71
    Tony Haynes * GoPack.com

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    Chip Towers * Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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    Miller Safrit * The Insiders

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    USA Today/ESPN

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    Hermann Wendorff * Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer

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    David Droschak * The Associated Press

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