Five ACC Teams Make Preseason AP Poll; NC State at #27"> Five ACC Teams Make Preseason AP Poll; NC State at #27">

Status of NCSU's Brown still unknown

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Quote of the Day:"Look at those two teams [Miami & FSU]. What is the difference between them and the other teams they play? It's speed." - NCSU coach Chuck Amato



Status of NCSU's Brown still unknown
Bob Sutton * Freedom News Service
The stormy weekend weather meant area Atlantic Coast Conference football teams made adjustments to practice schedules. North Carolina State, which was to have a weekend scrimmage, pushed that session to this morning. The Wolfpack is one practice behind schedule because its lone Saturday workout was a kicking scrimmage and then Sunday's scheduled day off was honored when additional messy weather arrived. Read More

Five ACC Teams Make Preseason AP Poll; NC State at #27
The Associated Press
Southern California earned the top spot in The Associated Press preseason poll by receiving 48 of 65 first-place votes and 1,603 points. It's the fourth time the Trojans have been preseason No. 1. They also started top-ranked in 1963 and '73, the year after their last national title. Oklahoma, which was No. 1 for most of last season before losing its final two games, was No. 2 with 11 first-place votes and 1,529 points in the media poll. Heisman Trophy winner Jason White leads the Sooners. Read More


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Jackets look for ways to maximize speed
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Olympic Medal Count

Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
China 5 2 1 8
Australia 4 1 3 8
United States 1 4 3 8
Russia 1 3 2 6
Japan 4 1 0 5
France 1 2 2 5

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