Oct 14, 2012, 1:48 PM EDT
To kick off the college basketball season, we’ve highlighted some of the best moment’s from this weekend’s Midnight Madness celebrations across the country.
Mark Gottfried now makes the list, after he zip-lined into the NC State festivities on Friday night, which you can see in the video below. Wolfpack fans have a reason to be excited, considering the eligibility clearance of impact freshman Rodney Purvis, along with fellow newcomers Tyler Lewis and TJ Warren, as well as the return of CJ Leslie and Lorenzo Brown.
The Wolfpack should be solidly in the Top 15 when polls are released and are expected to challenge for an ACC title in 2012-13. Check out Gottfried flying in:
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- Kentucky freshman Julius Randle has formally declared for the NBA Draft 0
- ACC’s league schedule highlights the flaws of massive power conferences 4
- Report: Tennessee hires Southern Miss coach Donnie Tyndall 1
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- Adam Silver says raising NBA’s age limit a top priority 6
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