The Curious Case Of Ben Simmons

The draw for this week’s Legends Classic at Barclays Center in Brooklyn was undoubtedly ultra-talented LSU freshman Ben Simmons. Simmons’ LSU squad came in as the tournament’s only nationally ranked team – based almost solely on the justified hype of… Continue Reading


ACC Review: Week One in ACC Conference Play

Now that every ACC team has played in at least one conference game, lets take a look at the surprising standings in Week One. The biggest upset over the so far was newcomer Notre Dame beating Duke.  The Blue Devils… Continue Reading


Your opinion? Remembering the ACC’s Big Four Tournament

Imagine pitting the four Tobacco Road programs comprising the heart of the ACC – Duke, North Carolina, North Carolina State and Wake Forest – against each other in a pre-season two-day tourney.  It would be great if it took place… Continue Reading


Riches to Rags: The Demise of Wake Forest Basketball

In the two decades between 1990 and 2010, only an elite few basketball programs enjoyed more consistent success than the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. During that span, Wake Forest compiled a 415-215 record, won multiple ACC regular season and tournament… Continue Reading