Wolfpack goes in the backdoor for wins
  • Where Are They Now: Mike Giomi"> Wolfpack goes in the backdoor for wins
  • Where Are They Now: Mike Giomi">

    Pack, Heels ready to roll

    Contrasting styles will crash head on today and lead to a battle... <br><br><small><b>Other featured stories for 1/28:</b></small> <li><a href="http://www.charlotte.com/mld/charlotte/sports/colleges/7813161.htm?ERIGHTS=5029062486823670270charlotte" target=blank><b>Wolfpack goes in the backdoor for wins</b></a> <li><a href="http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/basketball/158332_where28.html" target=blank><b>Where Are They Now: Mike Giomi</b></a>

    ACC Standings

    Conf. Overall
    Duke 5-0 16-1
    NC State 4-1 11-4
    Georgia Tech 4-2 16-3
    Florida State 3-3 14-5
    North Carolina 2-3 12-4
    Wake Forest 2-3 11-4
    Virginia 2-4 12-5
    Maryland 1-3 10-5
    Clemson 1-5 8-9

    Quote of the Day: North Carolina coach Roy Williams - "You know they're going to pass and go backdoor, pass and go backdoor. You have to be patient enough to be willing to play defense for 35 seconds."

    Pack, Heels ready to roll
    Bill Cole * Winston-Salem Journal
    Patience will be N.C. State's guide at the Smith Center in Chapel Hill for the 7 p.m. tipoff. North Carolina will attempt to run at every opportunity, and try to force N.C. State to give in from exhaustion. Read More

    Wolfpack goes in the backdoor for wins
    Ken Tysiac * Charlotte Observer
    The center often plays out beyond the top of the key. The small forward brings the ball up the court, and the shooting guard is more comfortable in the post than attempting three-pointers. Read More

    Where Are They Now: Mike Giomi
    Seattle Post-Intelligencer
    A rangy, 6-foot-8 forward from North Carolina State, he was selected in the seventh round by the Sonics in 1987, after the names Scottie Pippen, Derrick McKey and Tommy Amaker had been called out as earlier Seattle picks. He considered this a nice gesture, but headed to Spain to play. Read More

    Good or bad, Jules is a jewel
    Caulton Tudor * News & Observer

    Looking at the numbers
    News & Observer

    UNC's task: Stay cool
    Neil Amato * The Herald-Sun

    Pack out to heat up on road
    Al Featherston * The Herald-Sun

    Heels hope big turnout can end slide vs. Pack
    Hermann Wendorff * Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer

    Big Four, bigger problems during UNC cold spell
    Larry Keech * News & Record

    Heels must fill seats to compete
    Ken Tysiac * Charlotte Observer

    UNC vs. Rest of Big Four
    Charlotte Observer

    Wolfpack brace for visit to North Carolina
    Bob Sutton * Freedom News Service

    Roy Williams and Jawad Williams Press Conference Quotes
    Tarheel Blue

    Previewing N.C. State
    Inside Carolina

    Wolfpack Looks to Extend Winning Streak Over UNC
    Tony Haynes * GoPack.com

    Amato Keynote speaker in hometown
    The Express-Times

    N.C. State lands two Miami prospects
    The Herald-Sun

    State, UNC add Florida players to their classes
    Sammy Batten * Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer

    ACC football teams receive commitments
    Bill Cole * Winston-Salem Journal

    Pack, UNC look to Florida for stars
    Ken Tysiac * Charlotte Observer

    State, UNC add Florida players to their classes
    Sammy Batten * Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer

    Tigers, Wolfpack Battle for Alabama Defensive End
    The Insiders

    Hall: "That Visit Was Hot"

    Film Session: A "Marque" Player

    Film Session: Gerard Miller -- "The Motor"

    AP Poll

    USA Today/ESPN

    ACC News...
    May frustrated by struggles
    Robbi Pickeral * News & Observer

    ACC Fast Break
    News & Observer

    Elder breaks out for Yellow Jackets
    The Associated Press

    Duke knows it must shut down Seminoles Pickett
    Jeff Wyrick * Freedom News Service

    Other News...
    Dog and Pony Show
    Joe Menzer * Winston-Salem Journal

    Pack Pride Top Stories