Packer And Durham
Hour 3: Jeff Sims, Georgia Tech QB: 9/27/21
Georgia Tech Quarterback Jeff Sims visits with the guys fresh off his 45-22 victory over North Carolina. And is the ACC up for grabs? We take a look at who FPI currently thinks will win the Atlantic and Coastal divisions. Plus we look at the best catches from the week in "Wide Receiver U" and take a look back at this date in 1986.
Hour 2: Best/Worst of the Weekend: 9/27/21
We give you the Best from the weekend in ACC Sports like Dave Doeren's post-game cigar, and the worst from the weekend like Florida State's 0-4 start of the season. Plus we continue to breakdown the action from week 4 of the college football season. and we look forward to what's next for Clemson coming off their loss to NC State. And what's next for North Carolina after they got beat by Georgia Tech.
Hour 1: NC State upsets Clemson: 9/27/21
The guys breakdown the biggest shocker of the weekend as the Wolfpack stun #9 Clemson in an overtime thriller. The Tigers were held under 300yds of offense for the 3rd time this season. Plus Georgia Tech beats #21 North Carolina in another ACC upset. Plus we run through the rest of the past week's games like BC's win over Missouri, and Wake Forest's win over Virginia.
Hour 3: Kelsey Riggs, ACCN Reporter: 9/24/21
ACCN Reporter Kelsey Riggs joins the show live from Atlanta as she gets ready for North Carolina at Georgia Tech tomorrow night. We also visit with both the voice of the Cavaliers Dave Koehn and the voice of the Demon Deacons Stan Cotton, as they get us ready for Virginia/Wake Forest. Plus we do ACC "Over & Unders", and give you the "Bojangles Weekend Menu"
Hour 2: Drake Thomas, NC State LB: 9/24/21
NC State Linebacker Drake Thomas joins the show as he gets ready to face Clemson tomorrow afternoon. We also talk to Syracuse football Analyst Adam Terry as he visits with the guys to help us get ready for tonights Syracuse/Liberty matchup. Plus we give you a stat you may not have known for each of the ACC games this weekend as we do "One Stat Per Game".
Hour 1: Fri Night Football: 9/24/21
We have Friday night ACC football and the guys breakdown Syracuse hosting unbeaten Liberty while Wake Forest visits Virginia. We also hear from Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney from Pack's SiriusXM show "Off Campus". Plus it's ACC vs SEC as we preview Missouri at Boston College.
Hour 3: Previewing Week 4: 9/23/21
Tim Hasselbeck & Mark Herzlich join the show to preview the ACC games happening this week, the offensive line on ACC teams and who they like best.
Hour 2: Rebuilding FSU : 9/23/21
Andrea Adelson joins to talk about the rebuild that FSU is going through at this point and the fact that some fans aren't happy with this process. Mark & Wes also discuss the ACC offensive and definsive efficiency heading into week 4 and which stats stand out the most.
Hour 1: Preparing for Week 4: 9/23/21
Mark & Wes talk about the ACC's performance in the last 3 weeks and the 4 games that ACC teams that will face nonconference teams as well as Wake going against UVA and are excited to see what UVA's defense can do against Wake Forest's offense.
Hour 3: The Best ACC Coach Rants : 9/22/21
Mark & Wes play some of the Best and Infomous ACC Coach Rants and why it is important for teams to to have fast starts and score early in games.
Hour 2: Weaknesses that Need to be Worked Out: 9/22/21
Tom Luginbill joins to discuss what weaknesses he see in Clemson, if he thinks they can improve these weaknesses and what really stands out from their team. The guys also go to social media to get some Fan ACCounting.
Hour 1: Upgrading The Basement: 9/22/21
Mark reminisces about the how his basement got renovated to become "the basement" that everyone sees everyday during the show and also shows off the most current upgrade that has been installed.
Hour 3: Roddy Jones, ACCN CFB Analyst: 9/21/21
ACCN Football analyst Roddy Jones joins the show to preview the week 4 ACC football games. We also look at the biggest surprises in the ACC through the first 3 weeks of the season, we review our ACC rankings in "ACCounting" and we preview the new show "3 Day Weekend" with Jess Roy.
Hour 2: How Vulnerable is Clemson?: 9/21/21
Is this finally the year Clemson doesn't win the ACC? The guys try to figure out which team has the best formula to take down the Tigers this season. Plus we hear the best post-game press conference sound from week 3, name this week's winner of "WRU" and we do a little ACC "True or False"
Hour 1: ACCounting: 9/21/21
The guys look at the biggest surprises in the ACC through the first 3 weeks of the season like Miamis tackling problems, and Florida States awful start. Plus it's "ACCounting" day and the guys rank every ACC school through week 3 of the season.
Hour 3: Wide Receiver U: 9/20/21
19 AP ranked teams have already lost this season. The most through 3 weeks in AP polls history. And UNC gets past UVA in a shootout while Clemson struggles to beat Georgia Tech. Plus Eric gives his ACCounting for the week. We also breakdown the teams who are still undefeated, and we checkout the best catches from this weekend in "Wide Receiver U"
Hour 2: Best/Worst of the Weekend: 9/20/21
We go around and show you the best from ACC sports this past weekend, as well as the worst like FSU's 6 turnovers against Wake Forest. And we continue to breakdown week 3 in college football as Virginia Tech and Pitt suffer tough losses, while Syracuse, Duke, and NC State continue to roll.
Hour 1: Tough weekend for ACC Football: 9/20/21
Clemson barely gets past Georgia Tech as their offense continues to struggle with only 17pts vs FBS defenses this season. We hear comments from Dabo who says the Yellow-jackets caught them off guard all night long. Rough weekend especially for the sunshine state. Plus Louisville wins in a thriller, and UNC/Virginia put on an offensive display.
Hour 3: Touchdown FSU! : 9/17/21
Gene Deckerhoff, voice of the FSU Seminoles, joins the show to talk about how FSU has improved since last season, the need for a win against Wake Forest and how positive he is on the team this season.
Hour 2: Teams that Need a Win: 9/17/21
Luke DeCock joins the show to talk about FSU needing to get a win when they face off against Wake Forest tomorrow and how it would be good for the conference for them to step up. The guys also discuss the ACC announcing the 2021 - 22 Men's Basketball conference schedule.
Hour 1: Look Ahead to the Weekend: 9/17/21
Mark and Wes look ahead to FSU when they go against Wake Forest & Mark wants to see FSU redeem themselves after the loss they suffered last weekend.
Hour 3: Tim Hasselbeck, ACCN Football Analyst: 9/16/21
ACCN Football analyst Tim Hasselbeck helps us get ready for Virginia at North Carolina on Saturday night. We also visit with College GameDay's Chris Fallica and get his thoughts on some of the key week 3 matchups. Plus we debate if BS's Phil Jurkovec should return for another year in college, and we give you "What 2 Watch 4".
Hour 2: DeAngelo Hall, FMR Virginia Tech DB: 9/16/21
Former Virginia Tech Defensive Back DeAngelo Hall joins the show to talk about the rivalry between Virginia Tech & West Virginia. And we go "Behind Enemy Lines" and hear from the opposing coaches for this weeks key matchups. Plus we breakdown the ACC defensive stats through week 2, and has UNC been soft on Virginia in their past 4 matchups.
Hour 1: High impact week 3 games: 9/16/21
The guys start the show by going through week 3 games that will have the biggest impact on the narrative in the ACC. And there are some units in the ACC this season that have performed quite well overall, but there are some stats within those units that make you raise your eyebrows& Are any of them cause for long term concern?. Plus we do a little "ACC True or False" and we replay our interview from yesterday with Louisville RB Jalen Mitchell.
Hour 3: Rough 2 Weeks for the ACC: 9/15/21
Andrea Adelson joins the show to talk about FSU trying to avoid their first 0 - 3 start since 1976 and the rough start that the ACC has had in the last 2 weeks. The guys also discuss James Hetfield's reaction to Virginia Tech using Enter Sandman.
Hour 2: Top 5 QB Picks: 9/15/21
Tom Luginbill joins the show to rank QBs in the ACC and their performance so far 2 weeks into the season. Jalen Mitchell also joins to talk about the challenges that they trained to improve on and how prepared they are to face UCF on Friday.
Hour 1: Happy Anniversary FSU: 9/15/21
Mark & Wes talk about the anniversary of FSU joining the ACC in 1990 and how it would go ahead and win 9 consecutive football titles from 1992 - 2000 and they discuss the ACC only having 5 undefeated teams left in the conference with Virginia Tech being the only team with a conference win. .
Hour 3: Eddie Royal, FMR Virginia Tech WR: 9/14/21
Former Virginia Tech Star receiver Eddie Royal joins the show to give us his thoughts on ACC football this season. And he gets us ready for the Virginia Tech/West Virginia showdown. We also hear the best post-game press conference sound in "Conference Cuts". And could a case be made that the two most impressive teams in the ACC this season both reside in the Commonwealth of Virginia?
Hour 2: Eric Mac Lain, ESPN CFB analyst: 9/14/21
ESPN College Football Analyst Eric Mac Lain makes his weekly visit and talks about all the injuries in the ACC and he gives us his top 5 ACC quarterbacks through week 2. We also give you some ACC "Over and Unders" Plus we announce this weeks winner of WRU, Georgia Techs Charlie Thomas.
Hour 1: ACCounting: 9/14/21
The injury bug hits the ACC hard as some of it's top players could miss the remainder of the season. We go through the list and tell you which teams stand the best chance at overcoming. Plus we rank every ACC school in our "ACCounting" segment for the week. Plus we rank the top 5 ACC quarterbacks through week 2 of the college football season.
Hour 3: Kyric McGowan, Georgia Tech WR: 9/13/21
Georgia Tech Receiver Kyric McGowan sits down with the guys and tells us what the process has been like being a grad transfer going from Pat Fitzgerald to Geoff Collins. We look back at the wild week 2 in college football. Plus we checkout the best catches in the ACC in "Wide Receiver U".
Hour 2: Dave Clawson, Wake Forest HC: 9/13/21
Wake Forest Head Football Coach Dave Clawson joins the show fresh off another 2-0 start as they get ready to face and angry Florida State. Plus we go through the "Best from the Weekend" like Shaka Heywards 15 tackles vs NC A&T and of course we show you "The Worst from the Weekend" like Syracuses 3 turnovers in 24 minutes.
Hour 1: Wild Week 2: 9/13/21
It was a wild week 2 in college football.. The guys look back at the past weekends games as four ACC teams ranked in the top-25 poll. There were a few horrible losses like Jacksonville State's upset of Florida State 20-17, the NC State loss to Mississippi state 24-10, and the Syracuse loss to Rutgers 17-7.
Hour 3: Mark Herzlich, ACCN Football Analyst: 9/10/21
ACCN Football Analyst Mark Herzlich helps us preview this weekends ACC games. Plus ACCN Host Kelsey Riggs visits with the guys to preview South Carolina at Clemson as the Tigers try to bounce back from their loss to UGA. And we hear a touching piece on the life of Welles Crowther The man in the Red Bandana.
Hour 2: Sean Tucker, Syracuse RB: 9/10/21
Syracuse Running Back Sean Tucker visits with the guys after coming off a 181yd game in week 1. Plus we do "One Stat Per Game" and look at this weekends matchups & give you a stat per game you might not have known. We also replay our interview with former Pitt Head Coach Jackie Sherrill, and ask how many ACC teams this weekend have the chance at putting up 50 burgers.
Hour 1: Remembering 9-11: 9/10/21
We look back at the events of September 11th and we hear thoughts from ACC head coaches on what 9-11 means to them. Plus we replay an interview Pack did with Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney and hear him look back on his personal experience from 9/11. We also start looking ahead to this weekends ACC games as we start to preview all the matchups.
Hour 3: Don't Doubt Clemson: 9/9/21
Tim Hasselbeck joins the show to talk about what he expects to see from Clemson when they face off against SC State and what they are going to have to do this week in order to win.
Hour 2: Behind Enemy Lines: 9/9/21
Kenny Pickett joins the show to talk about becoming a regular on the show and his high rate of play in week 1 against UMass. This week's conference cuts go Behind Enemy Lines to hear what the coaches from oposing teams have to day about this week's games.
Hour 1: Improving for Week 2: 9/9/21
Ja'Sir joins the show to talk about the team's performance last week, his hardest class that he's had so far and what he did to prepare during the off season. Pack & Wes also breakdown the ratings in the first week of college football games being up over 19% from week 1 in 2019.
Hour 3: More Fan ACCounting: 9/8/21
Roddy Jones joins the show to talk about Pitt's performance last week and what he is concerned about when they face off against Tennessee on Saturday. Then, Jackie Sherrill joins to reminisce about coaching at Iowa and Pitt and how it has changed throughout the years.
Hour 2: Looking Ahead to Week 2: 9/8/21
Tom Luginbill joinsthe show to talk about the games this week to include what to watch for during Pitt when they go against Tennessee on Saturday and what he saw from Clemson last weekend. Then the guys break down the turnout margin in the ACC since 2014.
Hour 1: The Latest in the AP Poll: 9/8/21
Zay Flowers joins the show to talk about the dominate win on Saturday, the atmosphere with fans back in the stands and the amazing teamwork on the team and Mark & Wes discuss the ACC having four teams in the Top 25 of the latest AP Poll.
Hour 3: Cards fall to Ole Miss: 9/7/21
Louisville gets rolled by Ole Miss 43-24 as four players ejected for targeting in the 1st half. Louisville had 107yds in the 1st half, fewest vs Ole Miss since 2014. We also rank all the ACC schools after week 1 in our "ACCounting" segment. Plus we replay our conversation with Virginia Tech's Justin Fuentes, and check the ACC Men's Soccer scoreboard.
Hour 2: Eric Mac Lain, ESPN CFB analyst: 9/7/21
ESPN College football analyst Eric Mac Lain stops by for his weekly appearance to help breakdown Georgia/Clemson & the rest of Week 1. We also visit with The Voice of the Cavaliers Dave Koehn to look back at UVAs dominant performance against William and Mary & look ahead to Illinois at Virginia this Saturday. Plus we look at the best catches in "Wide Receiver U" and bring back an old game "Bark or Bite".
Hour 1: ACCounting: 9/7/21
With week 1 officially in the books the guys give us "ACCounting" and rank all the ACC schools. We also look back at the blowout Louisville suffered last night against Ole Miss which also had 4 players ejected for targeting in the 1st half. Plus we hear from the press conferences in "Conference Cuts" and see who stands the best chance at winning the ACC Coastal division.
Hour 3: Tough Losses from the Weekend: 9/6/21
Cameron Teague joins the show to talk about tonight's upcoming game between Louisville & Ole Miss and how excited he is to see how their offense is going to be on the field. Mark & Wes discuss the FSU loss against Notre Dame, but how this game really showed the true heart of FSU.
Hour 2: Best & Worst of the Weekend: 9/6/21
Mark & Wes go through the Best & Worst games in the ACC from week 1, to include Duke's loss to Charlotte.
Hour 1: Lemon Squares & Football: 9/6/21
Justin Fuente joins the show to talk about the successful game this weekend, the hard work that the players out during the offseason and the excitement of playing with fans back in the stands. The guys also talk about the other ACC games that happened this weeked while sharing some lemon squares made by Wes' mom!
Hour 3: Improvements at UNC: 9/3/21
Brian Simmons joins to discuss the improvements that UNC has been able to make since learning from last year and what he expects to see in their game against Virginia Tech.
Hour 2: Clemson's Game this Weekend: 9/3/21
Ian Fitzsimmons joins the show to discuss Clemson vs Georgia happening tomorrow, the weaknesses that both teams have and how important it is for Clemson to win this game. Then Mark & Wes go through the other ACC teams that have interesting games this weekend.
Hour 1: Looking at Tonight's Games: 9/3/21
Andy Bitter joins the show to talk about the ACC games happening this weekend and the how important this season is for Justin Fuente. The guys look ahead of tonight's games to include Duke facing off against Charlotte and Old Dominion against Wake happening.
Hour 3: Dave Doeren, NC State HC: 9/2/21
NC State Head Football Coach Dave Doeren sits down with the guys and gets us ready for tonights game against South Florida. Plus ACCN Football Analyst EJ Manuel joins the show to give us his thoughts on Florida State as Mike Norvell enters his 2nd year, and his thoughts on this year's crop of ACC quarterbacks. And the guys say their goodbyes from a beautiful morning at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Hour 2: Boo Coorigan, NC State AD: 9/2/21
NC State Athletics Director Boo Coorigan joins the guys on set to explain why this season feels more special than others. Plus ACCN football analyst Eric Mac Lain sits down with the guys to preview tonights South Florida vs NC State matchup. And he ranks all the ACC schools and gives us his version of "ACCounting".
Hour 1: Live from Carter-Finley Stadium: 9/2/21
Packer & Durham hit the road as the show is live From Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh as the NC State Wolfpack kickoff the college football season when they host South Florida tonight at 7:30pm. The guys start breaking down the game and we ask if this is the biggest opening week of College football ever?
Hour 3: The Coveted Invite Returns: 9/1/21
Katie Goerge returns to the show to talk about the players on Notre Dame and FSU as they prepare to face each other on Sunday and the guys take a look at fan ACCounting.
Hour 2: Conference Cuts: 9/1/21
Tom Luginbill joins to talk about what concerns him about UNC this season and if they will be able to continue improving this season, especially when they go against Virginia Tech and the guys have 2 segments of conference cuts this week.
Hour 1: Football's 1st ACCounting: 9/1/21
Mark & Wes give their initial thoughts on this season's first list of ACCounting and they talk about being let out of the basement for tomorrow's show.
Hour 3: Manny Navarro, The Athletic : 8/31/21
Manny Navarro from The Athletic visits with the guys to get us ready for Miami vs #1 Alabama. Plus with players getting an extra year of eligibility due to the Covid pandemic, we explore the impact Super Seniors will have on college football. And we hear from the coaches in "Conference Cuts".
Hour 2: Scott Satterfield, LOU HC: 8/31/21
Louisville Head Coach Scott Satterfield joins the show as they get ready to face Lane Kiffin and Ole Miss on Sept 6th. We also replay our interview from yesterday with BC Head Coach Jeff Hafley. ESPN College Football Reporter Andrea Adelson sits down with the guys to tell us about her story on McKenzie Milton and his road to recovery. Plus we give you some ACC "Over and Unders".
Hour 1: The impact of Super Seniors: 8/31/21
With players getting an extra year of eligibility due to the Covid pandemic, we explore the impact Super Seniors will have on college football. We also hear from the coaches in "Conference Cuts" plus we hear from Rece Davis who explained why no ACC players were on Gamedays players to watch list
Hour 3: Best of the Weekend: 8/30/21
We take a look back at the best of the weekend in ACC sports like Virginia Tech Mens Soccer knocking off #1 Marshall, and NC State alum Coleman Stewart setting the world record for 100M Backstroke. Plus the guys give you a list of breakout ACC players to keep an eye on. And we look at who has the best records during the first month of the football season.
Hour 2: Jeff Hafley, Boston College HC: 8/30/21
Boston College Head Coach Jeff Hafley joins the show as they prepare for week 1 as they play Colgate on Saturday. Plus Lauren Brownlow from WRALSportFan/99.9 The Fan sits down with the guys to give us the inside scoop on NC State, Duke, and North Carolina. And he guys look forward to meeting the NC State mascot Tuffy on Thursday when they travel to Raleigh.
Hour 1: Wes in the Hall of Fame: 8/30/21
We wish congrats to Wes Durham as he gets inducted in the Apex High School hall of fame call of 2020. Plus members of the Virginia board of Visitors told athletics department they support a 136 million athletics project. It includes a $65 million dollar football facility. We also see which ACC schools can get out to a fast start to the football season, and Trevor Matich gives us a Virtual college tour of the Clemson Tigers.
Hour 3: Expectations of Opening Games: 8/27/21
Eric Mac Lain joins the show to talk about what he expects to see from teams on their opening games and players coming back this season. Mark Richt joins to discuss his new book, "Make the Right Call," and reflects on his time as a head coach.
Hour 2: Challenges Heading into Opening Day: 8/27/21
Tom Luginbill joins the show to talk about the challenges that NC State could face this year and what they need to avoid in order to be successful. Dino Babers also joins to talk about opening their season with a 2-QB system of Tommy DeVito and Garrett Shrader.
Hour 1: A Possible Move for the ACC: 8/27/21
Mark & Wes discuss the ACC exploring possibly moving from their home in Greensboro, NC and the Pac-12 saying that they will not be pursuing any plans on expansion at this time.
Hour 3: Breaking Down Future Schedules: 8/26/21
Marques Hagans joins to discuss his 9th season as a full-time assistant at Virginia and how the program as grown in the time that he has been there. Mark & Wes also talk about how the alliance is planning for the college football schedule.
Hour 2: Priorities of the Alliance: 8/26/21
Bubba Cunningham joins the show to talk about his excitement for UNC's first home game against Georgia State on September 11th and the priorities that the schools in the alliance have in order to help all the conferences.
Hour 1: Future Schedules: 8/26/21
Mark and Wes discuss the ACC games scheduled with Power 5 non-conference opponents between 2022-2026 due to the alliance. Mark also opens up a package that a listener sent in to show off photos of Billy Packer and legendary ACC coaches.
Hour 3: Clemson's Opening Game: 8/25/21
Dabo Swinney joins the show to talk about the upcoming season with fans being back in the stands, the team being full of returning players and going against Georgia on Sept 4th.
Hour 2: Hopes for the Alliance: 8/25/21
Adam Rittenberg joins the show to talk about the announcement of the alliance and what the ACC, Big Ten and Pac-12 will have to do in order to keep stay stable. The guys talk about what they hope to see from Notre Dame and FSU when they meet up on Sept 5th and players that they are excited to watch from FSU.
Hour 1: The Commissioner Visits: 8/25/21
Commissioner Jim Phillips joins the show to talk about his hopes for the alliance, how this can help athletes and why this alliance was put together.
Hour 3: Roddy Jones, ACCN CFB Analyst: 8/24/21
ACCN College Football Analyst Roddy Jones visits with the guys to get you ready for the start of football as the ACC kicks off in 9 days. Plus the ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 alliance expected to be formally announced soon.. The guys breakdown what it could look like as an announcement could be made as early as today. And we look to see which coaches bounce back and which ACC coaches stay flat after losing a game.
Hour 2: David Hale, ESPN CFB Writer: 8/24/21
ESPN College Football Writer David Hale joins the show to give us the latest on the potential ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 scheduling alliance. Plus any Big Ten or Pac-12 team already playing Notre Dame can count the Irish as an ACC opponent. And every team has strengths and weaknesses, but which areas should each team focus on which could have the biggest impact on improvement from a W-L standpoint from last year to this year?
Hour 1: Won't Lose Twice: 8/24/21
The ACC, Big Ten, Pac-12 alliance expected to be formally announced soon.. The guys breakdown what it could look like as an announcement could be made as early as today. Plus we look at the ACC Atlantic coaching records following losses vs ranked opponents. And on this date in 1989, Pete Rose was banned for life and what better way to commemorate than by discussing our best bets in the ACC for the 2021 season.
Hour 3: Nicole Auerbach, The Athletic: 8/23/21
Nicole Auerbach from the Athletic sits down with the guys to discuss the latest on the potential Alliance between the ACC, Big Ten, and Pac-12. Plus we hear from Dabo, Bronco Mendenhall and Mack Brown as our "Conference Cuts" segment makes its return. And we update you on ACC women's soccer which have been dominate in the early season.
Hour 2: Joe Zagacki, Voice of the Hurricanes: 8/23/21
Legendary voice of the Miami Hurricanes Joe Zagacki visits with the guys to get us ready for Miami/Alabama on opening week. Plus we look at how ACC schools do when playing on the road as there are two ACC teams (Clemson and Miami) who are favored to win every one their road games this year. And the FPI projects four ACC schools to win only 1 road game.. Duke, Georgia Tech, Louisville, and NC State.
Hour 1: Happy Anniversary : 8/23/21
We look back on this date 2 years ago when Packer & Durham first launched on the ACC Network. Pack talks about transforming his basement from a man-cave to the Packer & Durham Studio. Plus when Georgia and Clemson play next week itll be the 5th time 2 AP Top-5 teams have squared off in Week 1 over the past 25 years. Of those 5 matchups, 3 of them have involved the ACC. And we get a preview of tonight's ACCN Football Road Trip featuring the Miami Hurricanes.
Hour 3: An Announcement of an Alignment? : 8/20/21
Mark & Wes discuss the Big Ten, Pac-12 and ACC expecting to make a formal announcement about their alignment soon and how it can impact the conference as well as how it can be good for fans.
Hour 2: Winning in the Blind Resume: 8/20/21
Jon Laaser joins the show to discuss what he has seen from the Hokies in previous seasons and also what he expects when UNC faces Virginia Tech on Sept 3rd. Mark & Wes also celebrate a victory (finally) in the Blind Resume.
Hour 1: The New ACC Rescheduling Policy: 8/20/21
Andre Powell joins the show to talk about the improvements that have been made in the last year and the problem-solving skill that he is instilling in the players. Mark and Wes talk about the ACC announcing the Covid-19 game rescheduling policy for football, soccer, field hockey and volleyball.
Hour 3: Clemson's Successful History: 8/19/21
Mark & Wes talk about Clemson's run of success vs top ACC challengers throughout history. The guys also discuss how Dave Clawson isnt just the most underrated coach in the ACC, but potentially the most underrated coach in the entire country.
Hour 2: Dominance this Year: 8/19/21
Eric Mac Lain joins to talk about who he expects to be dominant this season, the returning starters on NC State's defense and who he has high expectations for this season. Mark & Wes also talk about ACC players past and present who are shorter in stature but not in greatness.
Hour 1: The ACC Road Trip heads to Wake Forest: 8/19/21
Jeff Faris joins to talk about the strong offense that is on the team this year with their returning players and how the team is helping each other improve. Mark & Wes also discuss the ACC Road Trip making their next stop at Wake Forest.
Hour 3: Conference Cuts: 8/18/21
Chris Fallica joins to talk about College GameDay heading to Charlotte in Week 1 for Clemson vs Georgia. Mark & Wes dive into this season first round of Conference Cuts.
Hour 2: Improvements to Georgia Tech: 8/18/21
Sean Bedford joins the show to talk about the improvements that the Georgia Tech team has made and what he expects to see from the team this season. Mark & Wes also talk about which teams in the ACC have the hardest schedule this season in the FBS.
Hour 1: Top 100 Coaches : 8/18/21
Andy Staples joins to talk about the ACC, Big Ten and Pac-12 discussing the formation of an alliance most likely around scheduling. Mark & Wes also discuss the ACC coaches in the Top 100 Coaches list.
Hour 3: Bryan Brown, LOU DC: 8/17/21
Louisville defensive coordinator Bryan Brown sits down with the guys to give us a preview of how the Cards defense is shaping up this season. We also look at preseason polls as 3 ACC teams ranked in first AP Poll. Plus we continue to take your suggestions for matchups you would like to see, and we look back at this day in 1976 when Willie Mays hit his 660th career home run.
Hour 2: Dream Matchups: 8/17/21
With talk regarding the potential Alliance we start thinking about some dream matchups. Mark and Wes give some examples of games they would like to see. And we go to your calls and social media for some more "dream matchups". Plus we replay our interview from last week with Virginia Tech Tight End James Mitchell.
Hour 1: Kirk Herbstreit, ESPN CFB Analyst: 8/17/21
ESPN College football analyst Kirk Herbstreit joins the show to talk about his new book Out of the Pocket. Plus we think of some fun dream matchups we would like to see with the talk off the Scheduling Alliance being in the news. And 3 ACC teams ranked in first AP Poll. Clemson (3), UNC (10) and Miami (14). There have been multiple ACC teams ranked in the preseason AP top 10 for the 5th time in the last 6 season
Hour 3: David Teel, Richmond Times-Dispatch: 8/16/21
David Teel from the Richmond Times-Dispatch stops by the show to give his thoughts on the potential ACC, Big10, Pac-12 alliance. Plus we look at the history of the Virginia Cavalier mascot and its roots in the sport of polo. And we try to figure out why so many ACC teams struggle away from home.
Hour 2: Andrea Adelson, CFB Reporter: 8/16/21
ESPN College Football Reporter Andrea Adelson tells us about attending the Bobby Bowden memorial service this past weekend. Plus she shares her thoughts on the potential CFB alliance. We also look at how important are the ACC-SEC rivalry games. We debate how the formation of an alliance could affect those matchups. And we look ahead to see who has the best shot at winning the ACC Coastal division.
Hour 1: College Football Alliance!: 8/16/21
Mark and Wes are back in the basement together for the first time since March 13 of 20202. Plus we look back at this past weekends memorial to remember Bobby Bowden. And we touch on the latest conference realignment news. And ESPN Senior writer Adam Rittenberg joins the show to talk about the potential formation of an ACC, Big Ten, and Pac 12 alliance.
Hour 3: Celebrating Bobby Bowden : 8/13/21
EJ Manuel joins to talk about how big of an impact Bobby Bowden had on his life as a coach and a mentor Dabo Swinney also reminisces about times with Bobby Bowden.
Hour 2: The Roadtrip is at Syracuse: 8/13/21
Stephen Bailey joins the show to talk about the ongoing ACCN Football Roadtrip which now stops at Syracuse. Dave Doeren also joins to talk about the competitiveness of the team, what the team last year and their game against South Florida on Sept 2nd.
Hour 1: Marking the Tape: 8/13/21
Mark & Wes go back to predictions that they made last year and see how well they hold up going into the season this year.
Hour 3: Looking Ahead of Clemson's Season: 8/12/21
Grace Raynor joins to talk about how Clemson looks ahead of the season and top players on their team this year and Brett Ciancia also joins to talk about the rankings in the preseason poll and his predictions for who will win this season.
Hour 2: Jersey Retirement in Syracuse: 8/12/21
Mark & Wes discuss the importance of September for teams, how it has helped setup teams to have a good season in previous years and about 3 women in Syracuse athletics that will have their jerseys retired this year.
Hour 1: Top Earning ACC schools in the NFL : 8/12/21
Mark & Wes countdown to the start of the college football season which begins in 3 weeks and they talk about ACC football players that went to the NFL to sign major money making contracts.
Hour 3: Best All-Time Teams pt2: 8/11/21
Mark & Wes take calls to find out who listeners have on their Best All-Time teams. Mack Brown also joins the show to talk about the greatness of Bobby Bowden and the work that the team has been doing in training camp.
Hour 2: ACC Road Trip to Boston College: 8/11/21
Mark Herzlich joins the show to talk about the ACC Football Road Trip heading to Boston College tonight and what players should turnout big this season. Mark & Wes also discuss whether Phil Jurkovec is poised for one of the best seasons by a QB in Boston College history.
Hour 1: Best All-Time Teams: 8/11/21
Mark & Wes discuss the decision of the NCAA Constitution Committee to identify core principles and propose ideas to reshape college sports and they put together their Best All-Time Teams from past and present ACC players.
Hour 3: John Thrasher, FSU President: 8/10/21
The President of Florida State University John Thrasher joins the show to share his thoughts on the passing of Bobby Bowden. And we debate how many more national championships Bobby Bowden could have won at Florida State if there was a college football playoff. Plus we do some ACC Over or Under.
Hour 2: Remembering Coach Bowden: 8/10/21
We continue to honor the passing of Coach Bobby Bowden and hear from from some of his coaching rivals like Frank Beamer and Steve Spurrier. And we also go back and hear some of the recruiting stories we have heard about Coach Bowden from his former players. Plus Paul Zeise from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette helps us get ready for our ACC Road trip to Pitt and gives us a preview of what to expect this season from the Panthers.
Hour 1: Brad Johnson, FMR FSU QB: 8/10/21
Fomer Florida State Quarterback Brad Johnson makes his debut on the show to remember his former coach Bobby Bowden. And Florida State finished in the top 4 of the final regular season poll 9 times from 1987-2000. So we debate how many more national championships Bobby Bowden could have won at Florida State if there was a college football playoff. And in NIL news DEriq King signs endorsement deal with the NHLs Florida Panthers.
Hour 3: Charlie Ward, FMR FSU QB: 8/9/21
Former Florida State quarterback and Heisman trophy winner Charlie Ward joins the show to remember playing for Bobby Bowden. And former star linebacker Derrick Brooks stops by to talk about his memories playing for Coach Bowden. Plus long time Florida State defensive coordinator Mickey Andrews stops by to tell us what it was like coaching alongside Bobby Bowden.
Hour 2: Remembering Coach Bowden: 8/9/21
We continue to remember Coach Bobby Bowden. We look back at the top 5 Bobby Bowden games at Florida State and hear a piece on one of Bowden's most gutsy calls the "Puntrooskie". Plus Florida State PXP Announcer Gene Deckerhoff tells us what it was like having a front row seat for many of the FSU games coached by Bobby Bowden, and Miami Head Coach Manny Diaz talks to us about being a graduate assistant under Coach Bowden.
Hour 1: Death of a Legend: 8/9/21
We remember the life and career of legendary Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden who passed away yesterday at the age of 91. We look back at the extensive coaching tree that Bowden is responsible for. Plus we hear from former Florida State Quarterback Danny Kanell who tells us what it was like being recruited and playing for Coach Bowden.
Hour 3: Best Case Scenarios for 2021: 8/6/21
We run through each ACC school and give you our predictions for the best, and worst case scenarios for the upcoming football season. Plus we replay our interview from yesterday with Florida State head coach Mike Norvell. And we move onto the defensive line and tell you the players in the ACC to look out for.
Hour 2: Chan Gailey, FMR GA Tech HC: 8/6/21
Former Georgia Tech Head Football Coach Chan Gailey joins the show to talk about coaching new HOF inductee Calvin Johnson. We also will let you know who the top defensive backs will be in the ACC this season. Plus ACCN Producer Bryan Ives visits with the guys to talk about the ACCN Road Trip to North Carolina premiering tonight.
Hour 1: Pro Football HOF Inductions: 8/6/21
Pro Football HOF ceremonies will be held this weekend and 4 ACC alums will be honored. Bill Cowher (NC State) Edgerrin James (Miami) Calvin Johnson (GA Tech) and Jim Covert (Pitt). We also run through each ACC school and give you our predictions for the best, and worst case scenarios for the upcoming football season. Plus we point out some of the top linebackers in the ACC to keep an eye on this season, and do some ACC True or False.
Hour 3: Geoff Collins, Georgia Tech HC: 8/5/21
Georgia Tech Head Football Coach Geoff Collins visits with Mark and Wes with training camp starting tomorrow. Plus we move on to get into the best ACC ball carriers for you to look out for this season. And we look at stats from 2020 that may surprise you, like how BC led the ACC in drives of at least 5 minutes. And finally four ACC golfers advance to the round of 32 at the U.S. Womens AM.
Hour 2: Mike Norvell, FSU HC: 8/5/21
Florida State Head Football Coach Mike Norvell visits with the guys to discuss the offseason and look forward to the upcoming season. And Steve Wiseman from the News and Observer sits down with the guys as we start to preview the upcoming season for Duke football. Plus we watch a piece Katie George did with her visit to NC State and The Ocho returns with an electric lineup of unique sporting events including Corgi races, and pogopalooza.
Hour 1: Allison Kwolek, CLemson WLAX HC: 8/5/21
Clemson women's lacrosse head coach Allison Kwolek joins the show to talk about being named the new head coach of the Tigers. Clemson womens lacrosse is set to begin in 2023. We also breakdown the top WRs and TEs to keep an eye on this coming season. Plus the NCAA gives their recommendations for players to be vaccinated for the upcoming season.
Hour 3: Looking Ahead to UNC vs Virginia Tech: 8/4/21
Andy Bitter joins the show to discuss the game between UNC vs Virginia Tech on September 3rd and the unique schedule that Virginia has this year.
Hour 2: Possible Impact from Name, Image & Likeness: 8/4/21
Ivan Mausel joins the show to discuss the changes that can possibly take place due to name, image & likeness being in effect. Mark & Wes also finish the QB Best Year Yet list.
Hour 1: QB Edition of Bet Year Yet: 8/4/21
Mark and Wes discuss if ACC QB's are going into their best season or have already played their best season. They also discuss the big win from The Basketball Tournament last night.
Hour 3: Most important Games: 8/3/21
We continue looking at the schedule and picking out the most important game for each ACC school and we give you the latest on the Name Image Likeness front. Plus Cameron Teague from the Louisville Courier-Journal makes his debut on the show to give us the inside scoop on the Lamar Jackson statue. And we ask the listeners which former ACC player they would like to see have a statue at their school.
Hour 2: Nakeie Montgomery, Duke RB/Lacrosse : 8/3/21
Duke RB and Lacrosse star Nakeie Montgomery joins the show to talk about his decision to play both lacrosse and football for the Blue-devils. We also speak to Brent Axe from ESPN Syracuse who gives us the latest on Quentin Hillsman's resignation. Plus we open up the schedule again and this time try to pick out the most important game for every ACC school.
Hour 1: Pat Narduzzi, Pitt HC: 8/3/21
Pitt Head Football Coach Pat Narduzzi joins the show after his Panthers were picked to finish 4th in their division. Plus, Louisville plans to build a statue of Lamar Jackson.. We ask which ACC legends deserve to have their schools build a statue in their honor? And Quentin Hillsman resigns as Syracuse womens basketball head coach. We also give you the latest on Name, Image, Likeness.
Hour 3: ACC Trap Games: 8/2/21
We open the ACC schedule and highlight some games like UNC vs Wake who might give the favorites a scare. Plus all five first team All-ACC players go undrafted in 2021 NBA draft and Wes goes on a rant about it. We also do some ACC Over and Unders, and Clemson names Allison Kwolek as the first womens lacrosse head coach.
Hour 2: ACC Football Countdown: 8/2/21
We start counting down to the start of college football by listing some of the things we are looking forward to the most about ACC football. We also hear the best stuff around the ACC including Clemson golf alum Turk Petit winning his 1st pro tournament. And we replay our interview with Boston College Quarterback
Hour 1: Pack is Back!: 8/2/21
Pack is back after being out sick for a couple weeks, and we look back at everything that happened while he was out. Now that he's back, Pack gives his thoughts on how the ACC is approaching conference realignment. We also get into the impact realignment will have on CFP expansion. Plus CFB Reporter Adam Rittenberg joins the show to discuss the current timetable for a dramatic NCAA overhaul, and how they can progress without sacrificing values. He also gets into realignments impact on Notre Dames relationship with the ACC.
Hour 3: Impact to the ACC: 7/30/21
Nicole Aeurbach and Matt Brown join the show to talk about the fallback from the Texas/ Oklahoma deal in the SEC and the impact of the realignment discussions be on the CFP expansion.
Hour 1: Best of ACC Football Kickoff pt1: 7/29/21
A replay of the best interviews from last week's ACC Football Kickoff Media Days.
Hour 2: Best of ACC Football Kickoff pt2: 7/29/21
Part 2 of the best interviews from the ACC Football Kickoff Media Days.
Hour 3: Coaching Scottie Barnes: 7/29/21
Leonard Hamilton joins the show to discuss how Scottie Barnes looks going into the NBA Draft tonight and to compare him to other NBA draft picks that he has previously coached.
Hour 1: Heading into the NBA Draft: 7/28/21
David Hale jions Wes on today's show and they discuss the four ACC players projected to be 1st round picks and former UVA swimmer Paige Madden won a silver medal in the 3x 200 freestyle relay in the Tokyo Olympics.
Hour 2: Football Improvements in the Conference: 7/28/21
Wes & David discuss which teams under .500 from 2020 will finish over .500 in conference play in 2021 and Daivid takes part in his first ever True or False segment on the show.
Hour 1: 2nd Year Defense Coordinators: 7/27/21
Matt Park joins to discuss what improvements Syracuse has had to make since last year in order to have a successful season this year. Dalen guests hosts today and the guys talk about the defense coordinators that are entering their 2nd year and what expectations they are going to have this college football season.
Hour 2: 2nd Year Offense Coordinators: 7/27/21
Manny Navarro joins to talk about how Miami looks with the returning players this year and if they are ready to win a championship and the guys talk about the offense coordinators that are entering their 2nd year and what expectations they are going to have this college football season.
Hour 3: Favorite Olympic Events: 7/27/21
Wes & Dalen talk about which Olympic events are their all time favorite and Danny Kanell joins to discuss the biggest changes and shifts FSU has taken in the last year and how he expects to perform this year.
Hour 3: 2021 Preseason ALL-ACC Team: 7/27/21
We announce the 2021 Preseason ALL-ACC Football team & ACC Preseason Player of the Year, and Roddy gives us his "Chip on the Shoulder" team of players who might be upset they were left off the list. Plus ESPN College Football Analyst Tom Luginbill joins the show to share his thoughts on the impact of conference expansion on recruiting. And we check in on how the ACC is doing in the Tokyo Olympics.
Hour 2: Heather Dinich, CFB Reporter: 7/27/21
ESPN College Football Reporter Heather Dinich joins the show to talk about CFP expansion and conference realignment. We also speak to Pete Sampson from "The Athletic" who gives us his thoughts on where Notre Dame stands with all the conference realignment talk. Plus Wes and Roddy give us their preseason ALL-ACC Defensive team and we hear from FSU QB McKenzie Milton who spoke to us from the ACC Football Kickoff.
Hour 1: Texas & Oklahoma on the move: 7/27/21
Texas and Oklahoma announce they will not renew media rights with Big 12 following 2025 expiration. We ask if the ACC should look to expand upon its current conference membership. Plus Wes and Roddy release their preseason all ACC ballots and share who they think will have breakout seasons this year. And we give you a little "ACC Fill in the Blank".
Hour 3: ACC Preseason Poll: 7/26/21
We have the honor to release the official ACC Preseason Poll and it has Clemson, UNC, and Miami as the top 3. We also look at some of the teams hoping to bounce back from last season. Roddy expects Louisville to be one of those schools. Plus ESPN CFB Reporter Andrea Adelson visits with the guys to give us her thoughts on the official ACC Preseason Poll and conference realignment.
Hour 2: Conference Realignment: 7/26/21
ESPN Sports Writer David Hale joins the show to give us the latest on conference realignment. And David Teel from the Richmond Times-Dispatch shares his thoughts on conference realignment and how the ACC will react to it.. Plus we replay our visit with Pitt QB Kenny Pickett from The ACC Football Kickoff.
Hour 1: Ugly start for Team USA: 7/26/21
France beats Team USA 83-76 handing America its first loss since Argentina beat them in 2004. We ask the question should Team USA go back to using college players? In happier news, incoming Virginia freshman Emma Weyant wins silver in the 400IM. Plus the guys address how the ACC will react to conference realignment amid the news about Texas and Oklahoma showing interest in joining the SEC. And we replay our visit with Mack Brown from the ACC Football Kickoff.
Hour 3: David Cutcliffe, Duke HC: 7/23/21
We finish our recap of the ACC Football Kickoff by hearing from Duke Head Coach David Cutcliffe who talks about the difference this offseason feels compared to last year. Plus Clemson quarterback DJ Uiagalelei talks about being the full time starting QB going into this season. We also hear from the players & coaches about CFP expansion, and put a bow on things by looking back at our favorite moments from Charlotte.
Hour 2: D'Eriq King, Miami QB: 7/23/21
We continue recapping the ACC Football Kickoff and play our visits with Miami quarterback D'Eriq King who talks about recovering from his injury. We also hear from UNC Quarterback Sam Howell and get his expectations for the season. Plus we visit with Florida State Head Coach Mike Norvell who talks about going into his second season as head coach of the Seminoles.
Hour 1: ACC Football Kickoff Recap: 7/23/21
Another ACC Football Kickoff is in the books, Eric and Wes share some of their favorite moments from this week in Charlotte. We hear from Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney as he addressed the media. Plus potential conference realignment is on the table after reports that Texas & Oklahoma reached out to SEC. And Name Image Likeness was a hot topic in Charlotte and we hear what players & coaches have to say about NIL.
Hour 3: Tom Luginbill, CFB Analyst: 7/20/21
ESPN College Football Analyst Tom Luginbill joins the show to help us get ready for the ACC Football Kickoff, and the latest with NIL. Plus we look at the toughest 3 day stretches on the ACC Schedule. The Lumberjacks also give us a little "ACC Which Will Happen First" With questions like will a defensive player win ACC player of the year before a Wide Receiver?. And we look back at when Roddy attended the ACC Football Kickoff as a player.
Hour 2: Eric Mac Lain, ESPN CFB analyst: 7/20/21
ESPN College Football Analyst stops by to give us his position by position rankings of ACC Schools. Plus we continue giving the strengths and weaknesses for some of the big name ACC players who have limited tape. And many ACC players Find themselves on the watch lists for many season awards. We see may end up holding some hardware come the end of the year.
Hour 1: Andrea Adelson, CFB Reporter: 7/20/21
ESPN College Football Reporter Andrea Adelson joins the show from the Clemson Media Olympics. Plus we breakdown the positives and negatives for some of the ACCs biggest players who have limited tape to study on them. We also continue to get you ready for tomorrow's ACC Football Kickoff, and get a sneak peek of tonight's John Swofford special called "Building a Legacy".
Hour 3: David Hale, ESPN CFB Writer: 7/19/21
ESPN College Football Writer David Hale joins the show to give us his position by position rankings of where each ACC school stands going into the season. We also do some "Fill In the Blanks" with questions like which player is most important to his school and the ACC transfer your most excited to watch this season? And we look ahead to the John Swofford special tomorrow night on ACCN and we watch an excerpt from the show.
Hour 2: David Teel, RIchmond TImes- Dispatch: 7/19/21
We continue to run through the list of players and coaches each school plans on bringing to the ACC Football Kickoff on Wednesday. Plus David Teel from the Richmond Times-Dispatch joins the show to get us ready for the ACC Football Kickoff this Wednesday from Charlotte. And we update you on some of the latest Name Image and Likeness news.
Hour 1: ACC Football Kickoff: 7/19/21
After a couple weeks off we are back! We look ahead to the ACC Football Kickoff coming up on Wednesday from Charlotte. And we look through the list of schools to see which coaches and which players will be there doing media. Plus we mention some of the standout ACC baseball players who were selected in this year's MLB draft. And we watch a feature about Pitt's talented Quarterback Kenny Pickett.
Hour 3: Have a Great 4th of July!: 7/2/21
McKenzie Milton joins to talk about transferring to FSU and his plans to monetize off of his name, image and likeness and the guys want to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday weekend!
Hour 2: Preparing Hard for the Upcoming Season: 7/2/21
Alec Lindstrom and Nick Lucena join the show to talk about how they have prepared for their upcoming ventures. Nick Lucena will be heading to Tokyo to perform in the Summer Olympics.
Hour 1: An ACC Fireworks Spectacular: 7/2/21
Mark & Wes discuss which firework names best describe ACC schools and best wishes to a football coaching legend.
Hour 3: Excitement from the Student Athletes: 7/1/21
Darien Rencher joins the show to talk about his excitement to be able to promote his brand, what his teammates are doing to build their brands and how it feels to be able to make money through his name, image and likeness.
Hour 2: Impact from NIL: 7/1/21
Andrea Adelson joins the show to discuss how schools can be impacted from the with name, image and likeness policies that are now in effect and how this could impact future student athletes.
Hour 1: NIL Policies Begin: 7/1/21
Today marks the beginning of a new era where athletes will be able to get compensated for their name image and likeness. Carla Williams joins from UVA to discuss how she expects this to impact her school and if anything is being done to help the student athletes.
Hour 2: The Year in Review PT2: 7/1/21
The hour is jammed pack with analysis of sports in the ACC when Anish Shroff, Kelly Gramlich, Rock Harrison & Dana Boyle all join the show to discuss the last year in the ACC and what they expect from teams in the upcoming year.
Hour 3: The Year in Review PT3: 6/30/21
To finish off the last hour in our year in review: Eric Mac Lain, Katie George and Roddy Jones all join the show to discuss the most exciting teams that they saw last season and what teams they are expecting to make big moves next year.
Hour 1: The Year in Review PT1: 6/30/21
Seth Greenberg & Jonathan Yardley join the show to talk about college basketball and soccer this past year and how the pandemic has impacted teams.
Hour 2: "Thrill of Victory": 6/29/21
We continue with more Thrill of Victory and Agony of Defeat moments from rest of the ACC Schools we didn't get to. Plus we run a piece from Andrea Adelson that looks at all the champions across the ACC in all sports.
Hour 3: Blake James, Miami AD: 6/29/21
Miami Athletics Director Blake James joins the show with Name Image and Likeness set to go in effect in Florida on Thursday. We also visit with Virginia Baseball coach Brian O'Connor who is just back from his teams run in Omaha at the CWS. Plus Manny Diaz addresses Miamis recruiting strategy at annual Paradise Camp on Saturday.
Hour 1: ACC Highs & Lows: 6/29/21
Wes updates us on his golf outing with David Pollack from yesterday. Plus we get the matchups from the ACC-Big Ten Challenge. We take a look at some of the games that standout. And the guys run through the Thrill of Victory and Agony of defeat for each ACC school from the 2020/21 academic calendar. We also hear Wes's reaction to the NC State baseball story and replay our interview with NC State AD Boo Corrigan.
Hour 3: Boo Corrigan, NC State AD: 6/28/21
NC State Athletics Director Boo Corrigan joins the show to address the situation regarding the baseball team. Plus College baseball Analyst Mike Rooney gives us his thoughts on how things went down in Omaha. And we continue to take your calls and reaction to what went down with the NC State baseball team.
Hour 2: Joe Giglio, WRAL Sports: 6/28/21
Joe Giglio from WRAL Sports joins the show to give an inside look at how NC State is handling their elimination from the CWS. We also give you "The Best from the Weekend" and "The Worst From the Weekend" in ACC sports.. Plus we continue to take your calls and get more reaction to the fallout from the NCAA decision to send NC State home.
Hour 1: NC State Sent Home from CWS: 6/28/21
NC State eliminated from CWS after Saturdays game vs Vanderbilt declared no-contest (Covid-19 protocols) NC State is the 5th D1 school to be removed from an NCAA tournament this year due to Covid protocols. We take your calls about the situation and get the reaction from you the listeners.. Plus we replay our interview with UVA swimmer Paige Madden.
Hour 3: Qualifying for the 2021 Summer Olympics: 6/25/21
Paige Madden joins the show to talk about qualifying for the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo along with 3 other qualifiers from Virginia and her hesitancy of swimming in the ocean.
Hour 2: The Excitement of Rivalries: 6/25/21
Caroline Darney and Dan McDonnell join the show to talk about the long rain delay last night at the Men's College World Series between UVA vs Texas, the outcome of the game and the excitement of this long standing rivalry.
Hour 1: Loss and a Rain Delay: 6/25/21
Mark & Wes talk about the nearly 4-hour rain delay before the UVA vs Texas Men's College World Series last night and the unfortunate loss that UVA suffered at the hands of Texas.
Hour 3: Moving on to the Pros: 6/24/21
Estela Perez-Somarriba joins from Spain to discuss going pro in Europe and how hard she has been training to improve her ranking. Mark & Wes also talk about alums from ACC schools that are playing in the 2021 Summer Olympics being held in Tokyo this year.
Hour 2: Concerns in CFB: 6/24/21
Dave Clawson joins the show to talk about returning players to the team this season and how the transfer portal is impacting the team. The guys also discuss the teams that are the hardest to beat in the ACC.
Hour 1: UVA's Must Win Game: 6/24/21
Kaylor Treanor joins the show to talk about being named the 3rd head coach in Syracuse women's lacrosse history on Wednesday. Mark & Wes also talk about the must win game in the Men's College World Series against Texas happening tonight.
Hour 3: A Debut from Virginia Tech: 6/23/21
Justin Fuente makes his debut on the show to talk about the return of fans at 100% capacity for the 2021 season and the importance of the first game against UNC.
Hour 2: An Unfortunate Loss : 6/23/21
Danny Graves joins the show to talk about the loss that UVA suffered last night against Mississippi State in the Men's College World Series and a lookahead to the rest of the series going forward.
Hour 1: A Summer Review Phase: 6/23/21
Heather Dinich joins to discuss the CFP Board of Managers authorizing the 10 FBS commissioners to begin a "summer review phase" to examine the feasibility of an expanded playoff and the guys talk about UVA's loss to Mississippi State in the Men's College World Series yesterday. .
Hour 3: Sam Highfill, NC State P: 6/22/21
NC State Pitcher Sam Highfill joins us live from Omaha fresh off throwing 7 shutout innings against Vanderbilt in the College World Series. Plus Manny Navarro from The Athletic continues with our Two-A-Days with an inside look at the Miami Hurricanes. And ESPN College Sports Reporter Kelsey Riggs joins us live from Omaha to give us a report on how the ACC schools are doing in the CWS.
Hour 2: UVA Coaching Success : 6/22/21
We look at the tremendous job Brian OConnor, Tony Bennett, Lars Tiffany,and Bronco Mendenhall have had coaching at Virginia. And they arent the only ones. Plus ESPN College Sports Reporter Dan Murphy sits down with the guys to explain yesterdays Supreme Court ruling against the NCAA. And Jeff Gravley from GoPack.com visits with us from Omaha to talk about last nights exciting 1-0 for NC State in the College World Series.
Hour 1: Omaha PItcher's duel: 6/22/21
NC State beats Vanderbilt 1-0 in a game dominated by pitching. Freshman Sam Highfill tossed 7.1 innings with 0ER and 7Ks for The Wolfpack. We set the stage for tonights game as Virginia takes on Mississippi State. Plus we continue with our Two-A-Days and speak to Grace Raynor from The Athletic who gives us an inside look at Clemson, And we give you the latest regarding the Supreme Court ruling against the NCAA in the NCAA vs Alston case.
Hour 3: Brian O'Connor, UVA Baseball Coach: 6/21/21
We Spend a couple of minutes recapping UVAs win yesterday and the special moment for the Michaels family and Virginia Baseball Coach Brian O'Connor joins us from Omaha fresh off their emotional 6-0 win against Tennessee in the College World Series. Plus Joe Giglio from WRALSportsFan.Com updates us on the NC State baseball team in the CWS and a look inside the Wolfpack football team as we continue with our Two-A-Days.
Hour 2: Best/Worst of the Weekend: 6/21/21
It's Monday which means it's time to look at "The Best from the Weekend" as well as "The Worst from the Weekend" across the spectrum of ACC sports. Plus Bennett Conlin from the Daily Progress gives us more of the story of Logan Michaels and his father who shared a very special fathers day at the College World Series. And we update you on the latest regarding CFP expansion and Name, Image, likeness..
Hour 1: ACC goes 2-0 in Omaha: 6/21/21
The ACC goes 2-0 in CWS as Virginia beats Tennessee 6-0, UVA will play Mississippi State tomorrow at 7pm and NC State beats Stanford 10-4, Jonny Butler goes 3-4 HR 5RBI.. The Wolfpack take on Vanderbilt tonight at 7pm. We also continue with our Two-A-Days & speak with Adam Lucas from GoHeels.com for an inside look at North Carolina. Plus we replay our interview from last week with UNC Offensive Coordinator Phil Longo.
Hour 3: Mike Rooney, College Baseball Analyst: 6/18/21
ESPN College baseball Analyst Mike Rooney joins the show to give us a college world series preview. We get an update on NIL as the NCAA has officially pulled the plug on having a 3rd party administrator to review NIL deals for college athletes. Plus Alan Saunders from Pittsburg Sports Now continues with our Two-A-Days and gives us a preview of the Pitt Panthers. And we do "One Stat Per Game" College World Series style.
Hour 2: Carson Palmquist, Miami RP: 6/18/21
University of Miami relief pitcher Carson Palmquist talks to the guys after being the first Miami player to earn NCBWA first-team All-American since 2016. Plus the guys take a look at the most historically dominant programs in ACC history in a segment called "Who's Your Daddy". And we replay our interview with UVA pitcher Griff McGarry to help you get ready for the College World Series.
Hour 1: College World Series Eve: 6/18/21
We get you ready for the start of the College World Series from Omaha as NC State takes on Stanford tomorrow at 2pm, and on Sunday Virginia faces Tennessee at 2pm.. We also continue with our Two-A-Days as BC Play by play guy Jon Meterparel gives us an inside look at Boston College. Plus we update you on the Name, Image, Likeness debate as a federal NIL bill isn't likely to happen before July 1st.
Hour 3: Additions to Clemson's Varsity Program: 6/17/21
Dan Radakovich joins the show to discuss the addition of women's lacrosse and women's gymnastics as varsity programs in the next two years. Wes gives his opinion on the new Boston College football uniforms.
Hour 2: High Stakes for Virginia Tech: 6/17/21
Andy Bitter joins the show to discuss the Justin Fuente entering the 6th season coaching at Virginia Tech and how high the stakes are for the team to win this season. The guys have fun with possible endorsements that students could possibly go after once the NIL is put into effect.
Hour 1: UVA being Underestimated : 6/17/21
Mike Bardber joins the show to talk about the UVA football team being underestimated this upcoming season and what the talent that he sees on the team. Mark also get a package from UVA to add to his collection in the basement.
Hour 3: More News on the CFP Expansion: 6/16/21
Tom Luginbill joins the show to talk about the latest updates on whether the CFP management committee is considering the expanding the playoffs to a 12-team format.
Hour 2: Two Teams Heading to the College World Series: 6/16/21
Griff McGarry and Elliott Avent join the show to talk about their teams heading to Omaha to the College World Series.
Hour 1: Heading to the College World Series: 6/16/21
Ken Sugiura joins the show to talk about how Georgia Tech is looking this upcoming season and players that are returning to the team and Mark & Wes talk about ACC baseball teams heading the College World Series.
Hour 3: Dave Doeren, NCST Football Coach: 6/15/21
NC State Football Coach Dave Doeren returns to the show to update us on the offseason for the Wolfpack, and tell us what hes looking forward to as we get closer to the start of College Football. We also speak to Jim Cavale, INFLCR CEO about Name Image and Likeness as legislation in Florida is expected to take effect July 1st. Plus Paige Madden finishes 2nd in womens 400-meter freestyle at Olympic swimming trials.
Hour 2: John Wildhack, Syracuse AD: 6/15/21
Syracuse Athletic Director John Wildhack talks to the guys about CFP expansion, Gary Gait taking over as the mens lacrosse coach, and looks ahead to the start of Syracuse football. We also continue our Two-A-Days with an inside look at Louisville as we speak with Mark Ennis from 939theville.com.
Hour 1: Virginia advances in CWS: 6/15/21
Virginia defeats Dallas Baptist 5-2 and clinches a College World Series berth. Notre Dame not as lucky as they fall to Mississippi 11-7 in Super Regional Final. We also look back at some key losses that ACC schools have been able to avenge. Plus we continue with our "Two-A-Days" and speak to FSU beat writer Curt Weiler who gives us an inside look at Florida State. And we throw in a little "ACC True or False"
Hour 3: Lonni Alameda, FSU Softball Coach: 6/14/21
Florida State Softball Coach Lonni Alameda sits down with the guys fresh off the Seminoles runner up finish in the Womens College World Series. We also visit with Virginia Track and Field star Michaela Meyer who sits down with the guys fresh off winning the NCAA 800m Championship. Plus we get you ready for today's College Baseball Championship games, and get a peak at Dabo Swinney showing some skills on the basketball court.
Hour 2: P&D Two-A-Days: 6/14/21
Packer and Durham start getting you ready for the start of the College football season by give you are version of "Two-A-Days". Today we speak with Stephen Bailey from "247 sports" to give us a preview of Syracuse and Steve Wiseman from "The News and Observer" for an inside look at Duke. Plus ESPN College Baseball Analyst Kyle Peterson gets us ready for the College World Series, and we look at some of the more "Unlikely Heroes" this year in ACC Sports.
Hour 1: Huge win for Wolfpack : 6/14/21
NC State beats Arkansas 3-2 in the NCAA Baseball Championship Super Regional. NC State becomes the first team to advance to the CWS after losing a super-regional game by 15 runs. Plus we give you some of the "Best of the Weekend" in ACC sports, and of course we also give you the "Worst from the weekend". And we replay our interview from Friday with new Syracuse men's lacrosse coach Gary Gait.
Hour 3: A Possible Change to the CFP Format: 6/11/21
Nicole Auerbach joins the show to talk about the surprise of the CFP is being propose to a 12-team format instead of an 8-team format. As well as schools having to enact NIL rules by July 1st.
Hour 2: A Possible 12-team CFP Expansion: 6/11/21
Mark & Wes talk about a possible expansion to a 12-team CFP format and the impact that this change can have for the conference and how it could be a positive for the schools.
Hour 1: Heading into the Super Regional: 6/11/21
Mark & Wes discuss the 3 ACC baseball teams headinf into the Fayetteville Super Regional and Michael McCann joins to discuss the difficulty that states can have implementing NIL by July 1st.
Hour 3: The Women's College World Series Final: 6/10/21
Today, FSU goes to Game 3 against Oklahoma for the Women's College World Series Finals. FSU has 8 straight wins in elimination games dating back to its 2018 national title win. Mike Rooney joins the show to discuss the 3 ACC baseball teams advancing to the NCAA Super Regionals, which team is going to have the hardest time and the teams that they are going to face starting tomorrow.
Hour 2: Appreciation for Olympic Sports: 6/10/21
Makenna Jones and Elizabeth Scotty join the show to talk about the synergy that they have on the tennis court and how important the bond they have with each other really is. With the summer Olympics being held in Tokyo, the guys talk about the widespread appreciation for Olympic sports in the ACC.
Hour 1: Return of the Wes: 6/10/21
Wes is back & the guys discuss the unfortunate defeat of FSU by Oklahoma in Game 2 of the Women's College World Series Final. Max Olson also joins the show to talk about the issues that coaches are facing due to the transfer portal and how many players Power 5 football programs have lost since October.
Hour 3: FSU's Championship: 6/9/21
Meghan King joins the show to talk about FSU winning the National Championship and her time when she was on the team and Baby Joey Cornette make his ACCN debut.
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