There’s No Place Like… Pittsburgh?

By Charlie Manolakis Tough week last week if you were root, root, rooting for the home team. ACC teams were 6-8 on their home court and five of those losses came by 14 points or more. Virginia rolled to two of those road wins by a margin of 47 points, Georgia Tech blew away Boeheim …

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ACCBR #51: Organized Chaos

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-xsifb-a49a9f Today I fight through a nyquil induced haze to give my thoughts on a crazy week of ACC Hoops. Injuries, stock watch, player of the week and games that I am looking forward to the rest of this week. Is Pitt for real? Is Georgia Tech for real? Could Virginia Tech win the conference? …

ACC Week(end) 2 – What to Watch For

By Charlie Manolakis Seven more games tipping off between 12 and 6?? Tomorrow can't get here fast enough. In the meantime, feel free to join us for a few minutes of your Saturday morning while we prepare for another great weekend of ACC action! Picks to date: 14-2 Against the KenPom “spread”: 9-7 Saturday, January …

Georgia Tech Adds USC Transfer Jordan Usher

By Mychal Hunter It has been a decent week in Atlanta. The basketball team defeated Wake Forest at McCamish Pavilion and scored 92 points in the process. During that game, a person was spotted in the crowd and once noticed, it spread like wildfire. Former Wheeler High School standout Jordan Usher was in the crowd. …

Week 2 Primer

By Charlie Manolakis Another exciting week of ACC basketball is ahead. Look for more later this week as we move towards another full slate Saturday, but fortunately we don't have to wait more than a few short hours to see the best conference back in action. Here's a preview of everything we can look forward …

ACCBR #50: 360 Tomahawk

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-3mv6j-a3aad7 Today on this milestone episode I talk about injuries, transfers in and out as well as some big news for Notre Dame's future. I review every ACC game from opening week and hand out the ACCBR POTW. I also talk about  a childhood icon who should probably hang it up. Also, Bill Walton is …

Sterling Manley Out vs Pitt

By Mychal Hunter UNC sophomore center Sterling Manley will not be available on Saturday against Pittsburgh. It will be the second consecutive game that he has missed due to a sore knee. The news was tweeted out by the ACC Sports twitter handle: https://twitter.com/ACCSports/status/1081250285182468097 Manley appeared in the Tarheel's first 12 contests, all off the …

Dewan Hernandez deemed Ineligible

By Mychal Hunter According to a tweet by Jeff Goodman, Miami center Dewan Hernandez's appeal to the NCAA has been denied and he has been deemed ineligible. The accusation against Huell is that he had a contract with Christian Dawkins regarding a "loan" that had stipulations on if/when he was supposed to pay back a …

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

By Charlie Manolakis Now that 2019 has arrived and it's time for us all to go back to work, school and the gym to work off the holiday pounds, it's worth taking a moment to reflect on what's really important—ACC basketball is finally here. Before we start, a huge thank you to Mychal for the …

ACCBR #49: The ACC Preview Episode

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-gd8h2-a31a65 Today I preview every team heading into ACC play as it kicks off this week. I give my revised predicted standings, five games I am really looking forward too and 3 games where some prominent teams may get tripped up. #FreeLandersNolley Content: SlapTheSign.com ACCBasketballReport.com Email: accbasketballreport@gmail.com twitter: @Peacone36 Facebook: ACC Basketball Report Happy New …