Duke Football http://wunc.org en Tee It Up: College Football Practice Cranks Up In NC http://wunc.org/post/tee-it-college-football-practice-cranks-nc <p>Footballs are flying once again in the Triangle, and across the state. The three ACC schools in the area have all begun practicing for the upcoming college football season.&nbsp; UNC and Duke began drills last Friday while N.C. State took to the field on Saturday.&nbsp;</p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Longest second of a player's life: last second of last period of practice <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/packcamp?src=hash">#packcamp</a> <a href="http://t.co/MfWFYrhUHx">pic.twitter.com/MfWFYrhUHx</a></p> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:43:52 +0000 Gurnal Scott 40119 at http://wunc.org Tee It Up: College Football Practice Cranks Up In NC Duke's Football Team Goes To Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Game http://wunc.org/post/dukes-football-team-goes-atlantic-coast-conference-championship-game <p>Every college football season, there’s usually one team that turns out to be a surprise. This year, it’s Duke.</p><p>The Blue Devils have won ten games-- the most in school history. It’s a big turnaround for a team long overshadowed by basketball and a laughingstock of the Atlantic Coast Conference. But now, Duke is headed to the ACC championship game.</p><p>The team earned its invitation to the ACC over the weekend, after it beat UNC.&nbsp; At a sports bar near campus, lifelong Duke fans Larry Goss and Bobbi Harris hugged each other with tears in their eyes.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 26907 at http://wunc.org Duke's Football Team Goes To Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Game