NC State Legend, Twitter Legend, and perhaps one day TV Legend, Julius Hodge joined Mac and Jim to discuss the Marcus Smart situation, ACC hoops, his old playing days and to preview UNC v. Duke.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — North Carolina was too big and too quick for Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish made seven of their first 13 shots to open a nine-point lead in the first half, but wore down under the pressure of North Carolina’s athleticism. The Tar Heels forced 17 turnovers and had a 44-26 advantage in the paint en route to a 73-62 victory Saturday, their fifth straight win.
Newly-named ACC legend discusses the Heels leaning on their defense, growing on offense, the emergence of James Michael McAddoo and looks ahead to the Duke match-up.
After doing an 11-hour Signing Day marathon ESPN’s Tom Luginbill joins Mac and Jim to discuss recruiting classes for several schools, but also makes time to poke fun at one of his colleagues and remember his dog, Dumptruck.
An overall look at how the 14 schools in the Atlantic Coast Conference fared Wednesday on Signing Day.
For National Signing Day, the Mac Attack had two recruiting experts on. First up was Gerry Hamilton from ESPN, followed by Tom Lemming from CBS. Both begin by discussing Alabama’s dominance, but quickly move to cover multiple local teams.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest didn’t have its leading scorer against No. 11 Duke. Once the Demon Deacons started giving the ball to the Blue Devils, they didn’t have much of a chance.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Marcus Paige was back to his high-scoring ways for North Carolina, while Brice Johnson provided the punch off the bench that helped the Tar Heels extend their winning streak to a season-long four games.
Big Ten basketball analyst and author of a new book, “the Flyin Illini”, Stephen Bardo joined the Mac Attack to discuss the current landscape of college hoops, Jabari Parker’s inexperience, the question that stunned MJ, his new book, and the recent rule changes.
ESPN college basketball analyst, Seth Greenberg, joined Mac and Jim to discuss the Duke-Syracuse classic and the ACC.