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Nov 30, 2015

Week 13 ACC & Big 12 Recap: TCU Wins in OT, North Carolina Keeps On Winning

#19 TCU defeated #7 Baylor, 28-21 (2OT) Trevone Boykin threw an 8-yard touchdown pass to KaVontae Turpin in the second overtime as the Horned Frogs (10-2, 7-2 Big 12) knocked the Bears (10-2, 7-2 Big 12) out of contention for their third straight Big 12 title. Boykin threw for 148 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a one-yard score in the first overtime. Devin Chafin ran for 119 yards and two scores, and caught a four-yard touchdown in the […]

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Nov 17, 2015

Week 11 Russell Athletic Bowl Projections

With just a few weeks of the regular season remaining, media projections for the Russell Athletic Bowl have started to focus on a couple of teams from each partner conference. Here are your week five projections for the 26th Russell Athletic Bowl. Jerry Palm (CBSSports.com):  North Carolina vs. TCU Jason Kirk (SBNation):  North Carolina vs. TCU Mark Schlabach (ESPN):  North Carolina vs. West Virginia Brett McMurphy (ESPN):  North Carolina vs. West Virginia Bill Bender (Sporting News): Florida State vs. TCU […]

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Nov 16, 2015

Week 11 ACC & Big 12 Recap:Oklahoma Upsets Baylor, North Carolina Dominates Again

#12 Oklahoma defeated #6 Baylor, 44-34 The Sooners (9-1, 6-1 Big 12) snapped the Bears’ (8-1, 5-1 Big 12) FBS-best 20-game winning streak, and handed them their first home loss since 2012. QB Baker Mayfield threw for 270 yards (24-34) and three touchdowns, while Samaje Perine rushed for 166 yards and two touchdowns. Oklahoma held Baylor to just 416 total yards of offense.   #16 Florida State defeated NC State, 34-17 Dalvin Cook ran for two touchdowns and Sean Maguire […]

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Sep 11, 2013

Week Two Bowl Projection

Mark Schlabach (ESPN) – Virginia Tech vs. UCF Brad Edwards (ESPN) – Miami vs. UCF Scout.com/CollegeFootballNews.com – Miami vs. Rutgers Jerry Palm – Miami vs. Cincinnati ESPN ACC Blog – Georgia Tech SBNation – UNC vs. Rutgers   Rutgers and UCF lead the way with two projections each out of the American. Rutgers returned to the projections with a convincing 38-0 win over Norfolk State a week after dropping a thriller, 52-51, at Fresno State in overtime. The Scarlet Knights […]

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Nov 22, 2012

ACC Week 13 Preview

The ACC has plenty on tap this weekend, including some very good rivalries. No. 4 Florida (10-1, 7-1 SEC) and No. 10 Florida State (10-1, 7-1 ACC) has almost become like a national championship semi-final provided some teams lose. After Miami (6-5, 4-3 ACC) self-imposed another bowl ban this week, Duke (6-5, 3-4 ACC) still needs a win to improve their bowl position. We gave that game an extended look with a weekend spotlight. Virginia Tech (5-6, 3-4 ACC) takes […]

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Nov 15, 2012

ACC Week 12 Preview

Virginia (4-6, 2-4 ACC) hosts North Carolina (6-4, 3-3 ACC) on Thursday night. The Tar Heels are ineligible for the postseason and could force the Cavaliers to stay at home as well with a win here. Duke (6-4, 3-3 ACC) travels to Georgia Tech (5-5, 4-3 ACC) in a key Coastal division battle. The Blue Devils had a bye week after losses to Atlantic Division powers Florida State and Clemson. They can clinch the Coastal Division with consecutive wins against […]

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Aug 20, 2012

2012 ACC Previews: North Carolina with Carolina March

We’re previewing the college football season with help from SBNation.com. Today, TH from Carolina March talks North Carolina. Larry Fedora enters his first season as the Tar Heels head coach, and the schedule couldn’t be more favorable. North Carolina has one of the easiest schedules this season, ranked 85th by Phil Steele. Their toughest tests will be home matchups with Virginia Tech (Oct. 6) and Georgia Tech on Homecoming (Nov. 10). 2011 Record: 7-6 2011 Bowl: Independence Bowl, Loss vs. […]

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