North Carolina FC remained undefeated since the restart with a 1-0 win over Memphis 901 FC on Saturday night. With the win, NCFC jumps into second place in Group G with seven points from four games, but that could change again later tonight depending on the result of the Charlotte Independence’s game against the Charleston Battery.
The ACC announced the set schedule for each member team’s football season Thursday morning, a week after its reveal of each team’s 10 ACC opponents. According to a statement issued by the ACC, each team will have two byes that are “strategically placed throughout the schedules for maximum flexibility.”
Unpredictability is what makes college football so interesting. In a normal year, the lead-up to NC State’s 2020 football season would be punctuated by questions about redshirt sophomore quarterback Devin Leary, the completely overhauled coaching staff and how hot head coach Dave Doeren’s seat is. But this year, the intrigue is just whether or not each Power Five conference can actually pull off some semblance of a season.
Not every new student coming to NC State comes in with the same level of knowledge about NC State Athletics. Some have been lifelong fans, others may have only seen a handful of events or none at all. Whichever camp you fall into, we wanted to make sure you knew at least one name on every NC State team, so here is the who is who of NC State Athletics.
Sports are an integral part of the college experience; there is no doubt about that. But right now there are a lot of question marks surrounding what football and other fall sports will look like this year. Will there be a football season? Will fans be able to attend games? What about the other fall sports? While we might not know the definitive answers to these questions, we can look at what the ACC has already said, what other conferences and schools are doing and what has happened with professional sports in the past month to give you a better idea of what fall sports might look like this year.
The 2010s was an eventful decade for Wolfpack football. It saw five bowl wins in eight appearances, four former Wolfpack QBs make their NFL debuts and plenty of exciting football games. From heated rivalry games to record-setting comebacks, here are the top five football games to go back and watch from the last decade:
It has been a minute since we’ve had sports to cover during the COVID-19 pandemic. The last big event happened all the way back in March with the women’s and men’s ACC Tournaments in Greensboro, but as sports seem to be ramping back up, Technician Sports is back for the 2020-21 school year.
In the Indiana Pacers first game of the Orlando NBA restarted season, former NC State small forward T.J. Warren erupted for a career-high 53 points in a six-point victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. The matchup was an especially crucial game for both teams, as the two teams were tied for the fifth seed in the east and Warren’s heroics gave the Pacers a one-game cushion over the Sixers as they edge towards the playoffs.
On Saturday evening, 146 days after North Carolina FC played its home opener against Louisville City FC, NCFC returned to Sahlen’s Stadium for its second home game of the year, beating Group G-leading Birmingham Legion FC 1-0 to move into third place in Group G with four points from three games.