The weather was not a factor after all, as the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic went on without a glitch and proved to be a fantastic Veterans Day celebration! The Spartans of MSU rallied in the second half scoring 30 points on a stubborn Tar Heels defense. Nonetheless, Michigan State’s surge was too little too […]
In honor of Veterans Day, and as a result of never growing out of our childhood passion for the iconic game Battleship, my fellow copy writer Eric Mally and I will pick our starting five battleships, one SUB-marine, and one player from Michigan State University or University of North Carolina to be the honorary Admiral […]
As a true basketball enthusiast, I understand the importance of individual matchups through the course of a game. Thus, I have listed, compared, and contrasted the players for UNC and MSU to arrive at a calculated prediction for the winner of the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic.
After returning all five starters from last season, the Associated Press named the University of North Carolina number 1 in the men’s preseason Top 25. This is the third time in the last five seasons that the Tar Heels have been awarded the top spot in the AP Top 25.
While the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic is a rematch of the 2009 NCAA national championship game between MSU and UNC, there are only three active players on the current rosters who actually played in that game.