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At NC State, one pivotal football game can make or break a Wolfpack coach

NC State football coach Dave Doeren enters his fifth season with a 25-26 record that includes a 9-23 mark in Atlantic Coast Conference play. The season-opener against South Carolina in Charlotte carries all the earmarks of a game that could steer NC State’s season and the Wolfpack program in one direction or the other, depending on the result.

North Carolina

Years in the making: How the NCAA built its case against North Carolina

UNC officials, including chancellor Carol Folt, athletic director Bubba Cunningham and coaches Larry Fedora, Sylvia Hatchell and Roy Williams, will convene on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn., where the university is due to appear for its long-awaited hearing before the NCAA Committee on Infractions. It is the next step in the NCAA’s investigative process.

NC State

Be afraid. Be very afraid. Sports Illustrated calls NC State a potential contender.

With so many integral parts back from a 7-6 team, and one that outplayed Clemson (the national champion) and Florida State (a 10-win team), it’s easy to understand why national media outlets such as Sports Illustrated are naturally curious about N.C. State’s potential this season. The perplexing part of anyone predicting a potential playoff run for the Wolfpack is it ignores the most important factor – the schedule.

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Here's Duke's best chance for improvement this season

Duke football players are getting into "camp mode" after the third day of practice, according to Duke football coach Davide Cutcliffe.
Steve Wiseman swiseman@heraldsun.com
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Here's Duke's best chance for improvement this season

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Watch Trevon Duval, Grayson Allen connect in impressive #DriveByDunkChallenge video

Duke's Cutcliffe: 'I believe in my heart of hearts, this team is the deepest, most talented team we've had at Duke yet' 9:46

Duke's Cutcliffe: 'I believe in my heart of hearts, this team is the deepest, most talented team we've had at Duke yet'

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How hyped are you for Duke football?