Web Run: AD hasn't figured out who's in debt

Handwriting and other notes: Coach Chuck Amato insisted that he didn't hear N.C. State fans booing his image on the stadium video screen, but Athletics Director Lee Fowler heard the foul reaction Thursday night and took action Friday morning, writing an open letter to fans.

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"When sports bosses start delivering votes of confidence and pleading for blind faith, you can hear the clock ticking." - Winston-Salem Journal's Lennox Rawlings on the Fowler letter to the NC State fans



Pack's AD hasn't figured out who's in debt
Lennox Rawlings * Winston-Salem Journal
Handwriting and other notes: Coach Chuck Amato insisted that he didn't hear N.C. State fans booing his image on the stadium video screen, but Athletics Director Lee Fowler heard the foul reaction Thursday night and took action Friday morning, writing an open letter to fans. Fowler added up the expenses (more than $70 million for Carter-Finley construction) and the revenues (Clemson's 31-10 blowout was the sixth straight ACC defeat at home). The man can count. He presumably can take phone calls from well-connected boosters who underwrote the extravagant coaching offices, luxury suites and other material symbols of big-time football. Read More

Post-Hodge era begins at N.C. State Wolfpack still deep and experienced
Andrew Jones * Star-News
Julius Hodge concluded his N.C. State career last spring as one of the top Wolfpack players ever and the most prominent of the Herb Sendek era. Prior to Hodge's arrival, Sendek's first five teams advanced to four NITs and no NCAA tournaments. But State reached the NCAA tournament in each of Hodge's four seasons and advanced to the Sweet 16 last March. Hodge is now a member of the NBA's Denver Nuggets, and Sendek must prove he can take a team to the NCAAs without the star. If most prognosticators are correct, it shouldn't be a problem. Read More



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Letter to the Wolfpack Nation from Director of Athletics Lee Fowler
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