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Tom Izzo and Roy Williams Talk About the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Uniforms

From the shoes to the jerseys, players know that they are going to have to look good. It’s not like this event isn’t going to be broadcast to millions of viewers around the world or anything (100% sarcastic).

Sports Science’s Take On The Quicken Loans Carrier Classic

One of my all-time favorite segments on ESPN, Sports Science, examined all of the different variables that will go into playing a basketball game outdoors on an aircraft carrier.

Quicken Loans CMO Jay Farner Discusses the Carrier Classic and NASCAR on Fox Business Network

Quicken Loans CMO, Jay Farner, was featured on Fox Business Network yesterday to talk about our spanking new NASCAR partnership, the process behind figuring out which team to sponsor, as well as the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic. With regards to the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, Jay stated, “We’re proud to be the lead sponsor for the Quicken […]

Quicken Loans Carrier Classic: A Look at the Coaches

UNC and MSU have two of the better programs in the NCAA. In both of these programs, it is about much more than basketball – it is about creating better men.

President Obama to Attend 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic

The White House has confirmed that President Barack Obama will attend the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic on November 11, 2011.
“”This Veterans Day, President Obama will honor our nation’s veterans by laying a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery and then by traveling to San Diego, California, to attend the Carrier Classic on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson,” the White House said in a statement. “He looks forward to a great game between Michigan State and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.”

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James Worthy Replaces Michael Jordan as UNC Honorary Captain

University of North Carolina coach Roy Williams announced on October 7 that James Worthy will take the place of his UNC teammate, Michael Jordan, as the honorary captain for the Tar Heels as they take on the Spartans of MSU on Veterans Day.  Although many novice sports fans remember (freshman) Michael Jordan sinking the game […]

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