Feb 19, 2012, 7:07 PM EDT
This Saturday will be much better for Chris Corchiani and Tom Gugliotta. Then again, anything might be better than what happened during the Florida State game.
The former N.C. State stars – Corchiani is the school’s all-time assists leader and Gugliotta is one of its all-time leading scorers – were ejected during the second by official Karl Hess. The ACC’s head of officials later issued a statement stating that refs do have the authority to remove fans who are demonstrate “extreme or excessive” behavior.
Anyway, the two stars probably won’t get run this week. Not when the school is honoring them before facing No. 8 North Carolina.
It’s a planned celebration of their 1988-89 team, which will receive the inaugural “Wolfpack Unlimited” award.
“We are proud to honor the terrific team of 1989,” Athletic director Debbie Yow said in a release issued Sunday. “That group proudly represents the pride of the Wolfpack. They achieved success because they refused to accept the status quo. It is fitting that a team coached by Jim Valvano, the epitome of never giving up, will be the first to receive this award.”
Yow says the team was being considered for the award before the ejections, but told the AP that it “was the right recipient for the first one.”
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Apr 24, 2014, 4:13 PM EDT
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Apr 24, 2014, 4:12 PM EDT
Colorado junior guard Spencer Dinwiddie has decided to enter the 2014 NBA Draft.
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Apr 23, 2014, 10:38 PM EDT
Shaka Smart filled a vacancy on his staff Wednesday, hiring former Vanderbilt assistant David Cason.
Apr 23, 2014, 9:04 PM EDT
Less than a week after making an official visit to the school, it was reported that Malek Harris had committed to Kansas State. But that may not be the case.
Apr 23, 2014, 7:49 PM EDT
Frank Haith announced his coaching staff Wednesday, with the trio combining to have more than 90 seasons of coaching experience.
Apr 23, 2014, 6:33 PM EDT
UConn and Duke will reportedly play each other just before Christmas in New Jersey.
Apr 23, 2014, 5:23 PM EDT
Former St. John’s commit Darrick Wood verbally committed to attend DePaul on Wednesday.
Apr 23, 2014, 4:22 PM EDT
After playing well in Kentucky’s run to the national title game, Dakari Johnson has decided to return for his sophomore season.
Apr 23, 2014, 3:52 PM EDT
LSU should have the pieces to be a tournament team in 2014-2015.
Apr 23, 2014, 2:54 PM EDT
Minnesota landed a commitment from a 6-foot-11 three-star recruit.
Apr 23, 2014, 2:28 PM EDT
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