Web Run: The Big Bang Theory

The images, one after another, of this long rivalry reflect a history of emotion, and some of the games have made an impact felt long after the playing ended.

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"When they stormed the field, with all that blue out there, it was like, 'Wow, we lost to these guys.' I'm not a big hatred guy, but I feel the anger and emotion between these two schools." - Tremain Hall remembering the NC State loss to UNC in 2004

Motivation not needed
Michael N. Graff * Rocky Mount Telegram
Manny Lawson doesn't need to relive the goal-line stand — although it actually does cross his mind. The N.C. State defensive end doesn't need fueling from alumni, a grasp of the historical significance, an odometer to measure the mileage from Raleigh to Chapel Hill, or the annoying phone calls from his friends. To Lawson, the motivation for today's game against North Carolina is easy to spot. The Tar Heels will be covered in it. Read More

The Big Bang Theory
Chip Alexander * News & Observer
N.C. State's Tramain Hall says it all hit him late on that October night a year ago, when North Carolina beat the Wolfpack, 30-24, in Kenan Stadium and Hall saw a field of green instantly become a blur of blue. "I saw their fans charge that field after the win," Hall said. "I never felt so disappointed. It was like I left something out there. Read More

Gameday: NC State vs. North Carolina
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Week 3: North Carolina Tar Heels
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A big deal here, not elsewhere
Caulton Tudor & News & Observer

Key Questions
Robbie Pickeral * News & Observer

The Big Bang Theory
Chip Alexander * News & Observer

Cheap seats, no drinks
Dennis Rogers * News & Observer

Who has the edge?
Chip Alexander * News & Observer

Matchup to Watch
Chip Alexander * News & Observer

Pack steps on Heels!
News & Observer

Nobody is talking about last year's N.C. State-UNC game
Sammy Batten * Fayetteville (NC) Observer

30 seconds that changed seasons for UNC, NCSU
Jeff Carlton & Jim Young * News-Record


Great Moments Between UNC and N.C. State
John DeLong * Winston-Salem Journal

Carolina, N.C. State don't need any added motivation
Bill Cole * Winston-Salem Journal

Mediocrity Bowl?
Tom Sorenson * Charlotte Observer

Heels vs. Pack
Ken Tysiac * Charlotte Observer

If Lawson gets his way, Pack will start on defense today
Frank Dascenzo * The Herald-Sun

Tar Heels, Wolfpack set for showdown
Steve Phillips * High Point Enterprise

Amato, Bunting are both under scrutiny N.C. State, UNC coaches hungry for win
Bob Sutton * Freedom News Service

Wolfpack will beat Tar Heels
Michael N. Graff * Rocky Mount Telegram

Throw out the records
Andrew Jones * Star-News

Seniors offer new tradition with Ram's Roast
Kasey Butler * Technician

A look at Saturday's North Carolina-N.C. State game
The Associated Press

UNC-Chapel Hill News Watch
Heels step on Pack!
News & Observer

UNC's offensive linemen know they must keep Baker on his feet
Nolan Hayes * The Herald-Sun

One play made a big difference in 2004 contest
Jeff Wyrick * Freedom News Service

Gameday: UNC vs. NC State
Andy Britt * Inside Carolina

Volleyball Returns Home Friday, Sunday With ACC Opener
NC State Athletics

Is the Pack finished?
Thad Mumau * Fayetteville (NC) Observer

Video Highlights: Darin Baldwin
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AP Top 25: Preseason

Duke at Virginia
J.P. Giglio * News & Observer

Maryland at Wake Forest
Lorenzo Perez & News & Observer

Jackets seek closure for '04 loss to Hokies
The Associated Press

ECU at West Virginia
Jaymes Powell Jr. * News & Observer

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