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  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 12, 2014
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    ESPN's power rankings have the #Pack9 listed at No. 2 in the nation and the top ranked ACC program. Other notables are FSU at No. 8, Clemson at No. 9, and UVA at No. 11. Season kicks off Friday!

    http://espn.go.com/college-sports/story/_/id/10438468/oregon-state-tops-preseason-power-rankings-college-baseball

  • Super Hans Feb 12, 2014
    Rookie

    Hot Diggity Dog!

    Preseason is always the best season here at NCSU, and this year is no different!

    #ReadItandWeep

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 12, 2014
    Towel Boy

    #SheCan'tStandIt

    #WhichMakesMeGrin

    :)

  • kato_karma3.4 Feb 12, 2014
    Towel Boy

    that and fishing season.

  • Super Hans Feb 12, 2014
    Rookie

    I have this vague recollection of the usual suspects carrying on and on about some preseason ranking. I can't quite place it, though. Does anyone else remember something like that?

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 12, 2014
    Towel Boy

    yah.. LOL @ those "talking heads at ESPN"....

    :)

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 12, 2014
    Towel Boy

    #WhatDoTheyKnow???

    LMBAO!

    :)

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 13, 2014
    All Star

    @NCStateBaseball: Series at UCSB cancelled, #Pack9 coaching staff exploring replacement options.

  • JamesRamBond Feb 13, 2014
    Bench Warmer

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    Ya want us to go ahead and get your trophies ready Harr? How about those travel arrangements to Omaha? Anything less will be a massive failure, right?

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 13, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    ^^^^^further proof that pansies HATE facts (ESPN has them ranked higher than her pansies).

    In FACT, they've got quite a few teams ranked AHEAD of the pansies.

    #Ouch
    #ChinUpGunTotingCoward

    :)

  • sweet D Feb 13, 2014
    Bench Warmer

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    Rodon, himself, has said that.....i'll get behind him on that one! Wolfpack!

  • 903 Hail Providence Feb 13, 2014
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    Anything less will be a massive failure, right

    All that cheating and only landing at #18 is what you'd call a "massive failure"...

  • JamesRamBond Feb 14, 2014
    Bench Warmer

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    When you get a link to anyone on the baseball team cheating, you let me know. Where is Duke baseball? Considering the talent we lost to the majors, and the unproven skills of the new players, I'm good at #18. The Pack deserves their high ranking...now how many years has it taken?

  • 903 Hail Providence Feb 14, 2014
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    LOL. Someone's chafed this morning...

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 14, 2014
    Towel Boy

    LOL

    And that makes this morning different, how?????? This poor gun toting coward stays torqued up by the REALITY that it's slapped upside its head with, on the daily.

    I write scribes that make it kick its dog...

    #TheMentallyFeebleStayAngry
    #WhichMakesMeChortleOutLoud

    :)

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 14, 2014
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    Stay salty.

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 14, 2014
    All Star

    Take cover, here come those pesky facts again...

    Internal and external investigations have shown that about 200 lecture-style classes were offered in that department, dating to the mid-1990s, in which there is little or no evidence of any instruction. Investigations also have found that roughly 500 grade changes were suspected or confirmed to be authorized through the department.

    On March 8, a SACS report to UNC stated that 173 of the 384 students signed up for those classes were student-athletes.

    The report further breaks down the athletes by teams. Eighty-eight were football players, according to the report, 22 were men’s basketball players, one of whom was on the junior varsity team, and 15 were baseball team members. Fifteen other sports were represented.


    http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/01/23/3558705/the-no-sues-unc-chancellor-for.html

    The better question is, which sports does UNC not cheat in?

  • KT donated a coloring book to ke Feb 14, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    Oh boy. At least Smitty seems to know how to prevent water damage to his motherboard unlike another person on here.

  • JamesRamBond Feb 14, 2014
    Bench Warmer

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    ...again, a link to anyone "cheating"...NCSU has no show/independent study classes, heck you can even take a class without giving them your transcripts at NCSU and they brag about it...try again, we've all read what you posted, but you still have not provided any link that a baseball player "cheated"...what do we call that bowling class at NCSU that has a near perfect GPA average, Advanced Physics 501? Go sit down and put the big boy pants on Harr. There is nothing you can post that will get you out of this one, and your hate has put you "under my thumb" because you have NO FACTUAL PROOF of "cheating" by a player...if that were the case the NCAA would have already required a suspension and forfeiture of games...now get back up on the porch and wipe that e-blood off yo lip...man, I am so good at absolutely decimating you...

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 14, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    Lol
    Being #FactSlapped upside the head will have that effect on people.

    #PrettyNeatReally

    :)

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 14, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    PWNT!!!

    Poor, poor, lil gun toting coward of a pansy... This is the first time she's been rendered useless.

    #CommonTheme

    :)

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 14, 2014
    Towel Boy

    *Edit...

    "NOT the first time".

    She's been rendered useless on rather numerous times.

    :)

  • Carolina Moms Love Wolfpocalypse Feb 14, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    Especially the few times he has been lucky enough to share a bed with a human female.

  • JamesRamBond Feb 14, 2014
    Bench Warmer

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    Still no factual links, but quite a bit of bellowing...independent study classes = accepted academic model by all universities...ah, another strikeout by the SwingandaMisSAC...maybe you and CarolinaMomsLoveWolfpocalypseToCleanTheirToilets can cuddle together and comfort each other in your cesspool of defeat...#SACSkeeredofGuns, #SACSkeeredtoMANUP

  • WOLFPACK4LIFE Feb 14, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    Explain to me why you need a link. Having those classes at UNC is a way to CHEAT academic rules of the ncaa. You don't need a link to prove that. 15 baseball players were enrolled in those classes. Can you not put 2 and 2 together here? They cheated plain and simple. They may have been good students that can get good grades but wanted to have a few easy hours of classes in a semester. That still doesn't change the fact that those classes have been proven fraudulent. And if you are involved in those classes then your are going to be labeled a cheat. As a state fan I don't want to see any of the schools in the ACC going through this. It helps no one and affects everyone. Yeah we are all going to have a joke about it here and there but own up to what is going on. Stop denying it and fix it.

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 15, 2014
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    Do you have to end every post by incessantly high-fiving yourself? Maybe it's due to insecurity, or perhaps depression (sincerely hope this isn't the case), but honest to God I've never seen anyone pat themselves on the back as much as you - no matter the outcome of the preceding dispute. Generally speaking, if you have to say it, it isn't true. Keep that in mind next time you go on some long winded rant that ends with you telling everyone how awesome you are. But I digress...

    Again, I LINKED an article that specifically noted baseball players were involved in the sham classes at UNC. It's laughable that you're trying to pass off 200+ no show classes and 500+ grade changes as "independent studies". If that were the case, then why was a UNC faculty member INDICTED for fraud? If they really were independent studies, then why did UNC feel the need to come forward and apologize saying that "horrible things have happened that [we're] ashamed of"? By your vice chancellor's own admittance, "the "integrity of [your] university has been badly damaged" and it wasn't from offering independent study classes. It's from offering no show classes to prop up athletes' eligibility and CHEAT the system.

    Regarding the NCSU comments, if we had the same scam going on then where is the SBI investigation? When will our department chairs be indicted for fraud? It's quite ironic that you keep requesting "factual proof" yet here you are spouting off baseless claims without a shred of evidence (not a link in sight).

    And what do we call a bowling class at NCSU with a near perfect GPA average? Non existent. In pouring over grade distribution charts that go back to 1997, the highest percentage of A's handed out in bowling was 36% back in the fall of 1998 by a Professor Leath. So unless you have access to records that predate NC State's, I'd say you just slung a bunch of **** against wall and hoped something stuck.

    Well, it didn't.

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 15, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    LOL

    then WHY can't you provide me with the number of State baseball players that have taken a "course" similar to the FRAUDULENT ONE the pansy baseball players took???

    #Oops
    #FactSlappedBySACYetAgain
    #IceUp,PrincessGunToter

    :)

  • sportznutv2.11 Feb 16, 2014
    Pro

    http://www.wralsportsfan.com/canisius-quiets-nc-state-bats-in-opener/13400612/

    Kinda like the basketball team being ranked preseason # 6

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Hello
    Down
    There!!!

    :)

  • ncdedhed Feb 16, 2014
    Bench Warmer

    Wow! It must really suck to be a wolpfack fan!

  • kato_karma3.4 Feb 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Canisius...

    that is all.

  • heelraiser1 Feb 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    College of Charleston. Enough said.

  • Super Hans Feb 16, 2014
    Rookie

    Same ol' State.

  • Whistling Dixie Feb 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

    1983 was soooo long ago huh?
    How absolutely pathetic this thread is.

  • JamesRamBond Feb 16, 2014
    Bench Warmer

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    So an independent study course is "fraudulent"? You better alert all those folks going to grad school and MBA school...again, give me a link to show the baseball players cheated...for all you know they did the work and turned it in for a grade...just like they do at NCSU...ATOMICSLAP!!!

  • heelraiser1 Feb 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    No, UNCheat independent study courses are fraudulent. Different than what you said.
    And you might want to speak with those non athletes that have AFAM degrees how they feel.

  • Mary is a liar Feb 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    You'd have had to gone to college to understand independent study classes, something he never did.

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 18, 2014
    All Star

    It was the first game of the season and we just couldn't get the bats going. That said, Canisius is no slouch of a program and they'll more than likely make the tournament again this year. Avent made some great to the lineup yesterday it really woke the bats up as we cruised to an 11-4 W. Rodon didn't start off this year the way he wanted but he'll get things sorted out. Bank on it.

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 18, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    Sorry, tiny mind... But we're not talking about REAL independent study classes with REAL professors.. We're talking about a supposedly REAL class, that was anything but, with NO professor EVER involved.. Welcome to reality, gun toting, lil pansy... I'll always be available to "slap you back into it!"

    #KerSlappedBySACYetAgain
    #IceUpCoward

    :)

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 18, 2014
    All Star

    The Pack cruised past Elon 12-7 behind four run innings in the first and the sixth. The Phoenix were never really in it but made a valiant effort against one of State's freshman pitchers in the 9th.

    Next up - NC A&T

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 19, 2014
    All Star

    State blew by NC A&T this afternoon with a 15-0 win. Up next, State hosts a 3 game series against App St.

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Feb 19, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    poor, poor, App State....

    :)

  • sweet D Feb 20, 2014
    Bench Warmer

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    perfect!! i will have to take in a game sat or sun

  • WOLFPACK4LIFE Feb 22, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Wolfpack now 4-1 after beating app state 6-5. Way to go pack. Keep it Rollin!!

  • StateforLife Feb 22, 2014
    Bench Warmer

    Way to go pack!

  • WOLFPACK4LIFE Feb 22, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Hello down there

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 22, 2014
    All Star

    Pack rolled App St today 7-0 and should complete the sweep tomorrow.

  • KT donated a coloring book to ke Feb 22, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    Going to try to make it to the game. Should be great baseball weather.

  • Dr. PwntV2 Feb 23, 2014
    All Star

    Pack completed the sweep of App St with a 3-1 win this afternoon over the Mountaineers.

  • WOLFPACK4LIFE Feb 23, 2014
    Towel Boy

    State currently is 6-1
    CheatU 3-3

    HELLO DOWN THERE

  • KT donated a coloring book to ke Feb 23, 2014
    Towel Boy

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    They can't hear you. You need to say

    HELLOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO DOWN THERE!

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