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  • Pack pride lead investigator Dec 22, 2012
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    LOL at the school that doesn't have one.

  • the way of it Dec 22, 2012
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    Good point, so why is everyone bent out of shape about UNC claiming it as national title?

  • the way of it Dec 22, 2012
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    And yet, they claim national championships. Seems pretty common throughout the nation.

  • TruthBKnown Banned Again01 Dec 22, 2012
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    LOL at the Helms Trophy!

  • Banned by Sissies Dec 21, 2012
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    Seemes to make more of a difference than 90% of your troll threads. It must bother you that you had no idea Carolina had SIX. Chuckles!

  • jrt0856 Dec 21, 2012
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    They have been doing that in football for yrs...

  • Wolfpocalypse Now Dec 21, 2012
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    LOL! Butler has been owning UNC as far back as 1924.

  • fearthewhiteguy Dec 21, 2012
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    Older then my grandma hahahaaa

  • Coach C Dec 21, 2012
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    100 years from now people will be asking the same thing to numerous football teams when the playoffs are set.Exp ( do you count those 2 BCS national championships that Alabama won 88 years ago). To answer your question yes b/c there was no Tournament back then and they crowned the number 1 team in the country the national champion.Just like they do in football now. Maybe Duke catch up by winning back to back these next two years.

  • Smitty likes little boys Dec 21, 2012
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    Rounding is a math skill....they don't teach that at Orange County Remedial College.

  • 903 mens national championships Dec 21, 2012
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    What difference does it make? No one cares about it whether it was 88 years ago or 100.

  • mcone1 Dec 21, 2012
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    No that was 88 years ago.

  • fearthewhiteguy Dec 21, 2012
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    1924 that was 100 years ago HAHAHAHAHAHAAAA

  • BeastOnTheHill Dec 21, 2012
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    RIGHT!!!

  • boheath Dec 21, 2012
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    1924. That was before Roy Williams dodged the draft.

  • chapelthrillv2 Dec 21, 2012
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    I count it as a Helms Title. Not the same as an NCAA title in my book.

  • Leave it to Beaver Reruns Dec 21, 2012
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    football is a whole different monster. There are some years when as many as 4 teams claim national titles.

  • Leave it to Beaver Reruns Dec 21, 2012
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    is there a trophy for the Helms title? I knew of the banners, but didn't know there was a trophy.

  • the way of it Dec 21, 2012
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    Neither is any NCAA football championship before the BCS but I challenge you to convince Alabama, Notre Dame, Nebraska, and all the others that they're claim to national title is no good.

  • BeastOnTheHill Dec 21, 2012
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    no, dook, will finally be even with UNC in NCAA titles after xx years of ratk trying.

    but for now 5>4

    hang in there little brother!

  • 903 mens national championships Dec 21, 2012
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    Might as well start saying UNC has won 6 titles. Because after Duke's next one, that's what they'll be saying because that's all they have left.

  • Banned by Sissies Dec 21, 2012
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    Why that's correct B, they do also have 5 NCAA titles that help make their 6 National Championship Trophies. Thanks for breaking it down.

  • BeastOnTheHill Dec 21, 2012
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    boys always bring up the Helms title? Are they jealous the dook team was never awarded one?

  • BeastOnTheHill Dec 21, 2012
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    right because 5 is greater than 4 and those numbers do not include a Helms title.

  • blueduke4 Dec 21, 2012
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    This is a really stoopid thread. Only people who care are 100 years old...let them have their lil Helmsie.

  • FourAutumn Dec 21, 2012
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    With that logic, there is no school that can claim a National Championship in FBS football.

  • Lux Libertas Dec 21, 2012
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    Let it go.

    The Helms Trophy Can Never Harm You Again. It No Longer Exists.

    When (and if) you ever set foot in the Dean Dome...AVERT YOUR EYES!!! Don't look at all of our illustrious banners hanging from the rafters, and everything will be okay. (Except of course for the beatdown your team is getting on our court. LOL!)

  • FAN72 Dec 21, 2012
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    Since there was no tournament in which to determine a National Championship, I question the claim. It was awarded by a media outlet at the time, not by any authority within the colleges/universities. That does not ignore the fact that the UNC team that year was superior to many others, it just was not a title won in competition.

  • Lux Libertas Dec 21, 2012
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    Did YOUR team win one?

    'Nuff said.

    MERRRRRY CHRISTMAS ABC'ERS!

    DON'T LET THE HELMS TROPHY RUIN IT FOR YE!

    HO HO HO!!!!

  • FourAutumn Dec 21, 2012
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    I wonder if it causes as much angst amongst the ABB crowd as it does amongst the ABC crowd?

  • BeastOnTheHill Dec 21, 2012
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    and 1 Helms title.

    Why is that so painful for you?

  • Leave it to Beaver Reruns Dec 21, 2012
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    you mean national championship voted by the Helms committee years later. There was no national championship of the time. Butler University also claims a so-called national title that season as well.

    UNC has 5 NCAA titles.

  • fearthewhiteguy Dec 21, 2012
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    i heard lehighs cj moccullom is 4 player of the year

  • rduguyhere Dec 21, 2012
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    Of course they count it. It was the "National championship" of the time.

    I guarantee, Dook, State Kolliege, Wake, or even Davidson for that matter would count it. Why wouldn't you count it?

    Then again, it takes a to not be able to understand that though..... Enough said...

  • kornfan2448 Dec 21, 2012
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    So I guess Green Bay didn't win Super Bowls I & II since there were only like 10 teams then? Stupid logic.

  • Tar Heels Victory-Show No Mercer Dec 21, 2012
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    It must be a slow day in Princeton.

  • fearthewhiteguy Dec 21, 2012
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    That is soooo sad. There was like 5 teams total in the account back then sad sad

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