Virginia has a most humbling experience to thank for its sudden basketball resurgence. The Cavaliers started Wednesday night’s game against Wake Forest with a 22-6 run and never let up in a 74-51 victory, giving them their first 2-0 start in Atlantic Coast Conference play since the 2009-10 season.
Former Wake Forest Football Coach, Jim Grobe, joined the show to discuss his time in Winston-Salem and what the future holds.
Northern Illinois looks to become the second back-to-back BCS Buster in the history of the BCS, joining TCU. Fresno State, currently the top team in the BCS-busting Mountain West Conference, is looking to reach their first BCS bowl game. So, who has the best shot?
NCSU Dave Doeren: “We Want To Be In The Picture For The National Championship And We Want To Do It With NC Kids”
The Drive Thursday 10-3-13 – Dave Doeren talks with The Drive to preview this weekend game. They first talk about the history that NC State has in big games, how his team has responded to his coaching style so far this season, and they get into the quarterback situation in Raleigh with the day one starter getting hurt.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Dez Wells scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half and Maryland beat pesky Wake Forest 75-62 on Thursday night in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
Mac Attack 03/14/13: Wake Forest legend and current Deacs assistant Randolph Childress joined the guys to discuss his memorable run in the 1995 ACC Tournament, the current Wake team, and more.
The Drive Tuesday 3-12-13 -Dino Gaudio the former coach for the Wake Forest Demon Deacons talks about the Tar Heels and if he was surprised by how they lost on Saturday night, who he sees as the best team in the ACC is right now, and we get his thoughts on if the ACC tournament should be moved to New York and Madison Square Garden.
Legendary Commentator Dick Vitale: “There Are About 15 Teams That Can Win 6 In A Row And Win The National Title”
The Drive Wednesday 2-27-13 -The legendary broadcaster talks with The Drive as the regular starts to wind down. They go all over the ACC with talk of UNC getting their stride as the ACC Tournament gets near, what moment in his career sticks out to him the most, and is the one year out of high school rule for college basketball benefits anyone other that the NBA.
Hitting To All Fields: Heels Make “STATE”ment To Wolfpack, Wake Upsets #2 Miami, Danica Lives Up To Daytona Hype
Epic win for UNC over N.C. State in Chapel Hill…The Dean Dome crowd was rocking big time for the Heels 76-65 “STATE”ment over the Pack. Hats off to Reggie Bullock who was on fire, hitting 5 out of 12 from three point range with 22 points and 13 rebounds. Freshman Marcus Paige outplayed one of the best point guards in America: Lorenzo Brown with eight assists and ZERO turnovers…the highly touted McDonald’s All-American finally played as advertised coming out of Marion, Iowa.
There wasn’t an abundance of wild finishes this weekend, but there were some incredible individual performances (see below). Memphis, mentioned in this week’s column, is one of five teams unbeaten in conference; another, Gonzaga, has won its last six games by an average of 24 points.