Kirby McMullen
Staff Writer
ARTICLES BY Kirby McMullen
Blue Devils dominate ACC tournament
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The 2017 ACC Tournament was the first to ever be held in New York city, taking place at the Barclays Center, the home of the Brooklyn Nets.

March 16, 2017
ACC Recap: Virginia continues to struggle
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What in the world has happened to the Virginia Cavaliers down the stretch?

February 24, 2017
ACC Recap: Hokies upset No. 12 Virginia OT
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Last week, the focus of conversation in the ACC was centered around the “Tobacco Road” rivalry on Thursday, Feb. 9 in Cameron Indoor Stadium.

February 16, 2017
ACC remains dominant in NCAA Tournament race
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This week’s Atlantic Coast Conference play was one of the strangest we’ve seen in awhile, mostly in part due to the bizarre water crisis that played out in Chapel Hill over the weekend.

February 10, 2017
ACC Recap: No shortage of upsets this week
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This past week in ACC play was electric.

February 3, 2017
ACC Recap: NC State stuns Duke in Durham
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Like always, this past week in Atlantic Coast Conference play saw another slate of incredible games, outcomes and individual performances.

January 26, 2017
ACC Recap: Carolina outlasts Florida State
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This past Saturday, Jan. 14, the ACC Conference play was even more electric than usual.

January 20, 2017
ACC Recap: No. 9 FSU defeats No. 7 Duke
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As we start the Spring semester, we shift our focus in the Atlantic Coast Conference from non-conference play to what is possibly going to be the toughest, most competitive four months in the history of the conference.

January 12, 2017
Kentucky Derby is the biggest race of the year
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Last year, American Pharoh became the first Triple Crown winner in horse racing in 37 years.

April 21, 2016
The MLB will be led by young stars this season
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As the 2016 season of “America’s greatest pastime” rolls around, several big storylines emerge as to what is expected to be another compelling campaign of Major League Baseball.

April 7, 2016
Press Box: The Masters is a much-watch event
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In just over a week, one of the greatest sporting events in the world will once again commence in a small Georgia town.

March 31, 2016
North Carolina brings home the 2015 ACC crown
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In the Week of March 8-12, the Verizon Center in downtown Washington, D.C. hosted the conclusion of the 2016 New York Life ACC Tournament.

March 20, 2016
Three teams still vying for an ACC championship
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The game of the week in the ACC was between North Carolina and Virginia on Saturday night in Charlottesville.

March 3, 2016
Spotlight: Ben Casstevens
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The Wake Forest men’s baseball team is poised for their best season in many years. They have the talent, both at the plate and in the field, to not only compete in the ACC, but also in the NCAA tournament.

March 3, 2016
ACC champ to be determined in season’s final week
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The game of the week definitely lived up to high expectations. This year’s playing of Duke-North Carolina was one for the ages, as the two blue bloods put on a back and forth show for the entire nation to enjoy last Wednesday night.

February 25, 2016
ACC Recap: Season on the line for bubble teams
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The game of the week in conference play was between No. 7 Virginia and Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C. on Saturday, Feb. 13.

February 18, 2016
Demon Deacons look to come out on top
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The Wake Forest men’s golf team is heading into the spring golf season with one of their highest rankings in decades — GolfWeek currently has them at No. 2 nationally, only sitting behind No. 1 Auburn.

February 11, 2016
ACC Recap: Louisville banned from postseason
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This past week, the biggest news in the ACC was off the court.

February 11, 2016
ACC Recap: Tar Heels finally fall in ACC
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This past week, the ACC saw several intriguing match-ups. Because the ACC is consistently viewed as one of the top basketball conferences in the nation, every game has the chance to a battle for 40 minutes.

February 4, 2016
ACC Recap: Tar Heels are team to beat in ACC
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This week the ACC saw North Carolina rise all the way up to No. 2 nationally in the AP poll.

January 21, 2016
ACC Recap: Conference showcases depth
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As conference play kicks into full gear, there are a few things to know about the strength and depth of the ACC as a whole this basketball season.

January 14, 2016
Football rivalries mark an exciting weekend
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Week 13 of the college football season finally came and passed, and with it came a full slate of ACC/SEC games along with several ACC in-state rivalries.

December 3, 2015
Harry Giles let down Winston-Salem
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Harry Giles is the best basketball player in the nation for the class of 2016. He’s received numerous awards and recognitions and he’s projected by many to be a top-five draft pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. However, before all of that, he was a native of Winston-Salem. Harry made his choice to go to […]

November 12, 2015
ACC Recap: Hurricanes bounce back on miracle play
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This past weekend in the ACC saw several matchups with national implications including, Clemson at N.C. State, Miami at Duke and North Carolina at Pittsburgh. No. 3 Clemson traveled to Raleigh on Saturday to take on the N.C. State Wolfpack in a matchup that took place under the national spotlight. Clemson brought its high-powered offense […]

November 5, 2015
Men’s Golf: Deacons prepare for Makai Invitational
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Last week, Coach Jerry Haas took his top five nationally ranked team down to Alpharetta, Ga., to compete in the U.S. Collegiate Championship with a field widely regarded as one of the strongest and deepest of any fall collegiate golf tournament. As the tournament started on Oct. 16, five Deacs consisting of senior Davis Womble, […]

October 29, 2015