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Dec 29, 2010

NC State Champs Sports Bowl Champions Gear Available

Ultimate Athletic, the official merchandise provider of the Champs Sports Bowl, has official NC State Champs Sports Bowl Champions gear for sale to Wolfpack fans.  Click the link below to visit Ultimate Athletic’s online store.        NC State Champions Gear          

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Dec 28, 2010

NC State tops WVU 23-7 in Champs Sports Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) If this was Russell Wilson’s football finale, he sure made the most of it. Wilson threw for 275 yards and two touchdowns, leading North Carolina State past No. 22 West Virginia 23-7 in the Champs Sports Bowl on Tuesday night. Wilson also had 41 yards rushing, Josh Czajkowski made three field goals and the Wolfpack (9-4) won nine games for only the second time in school history. Geno Smith had 196 yards passing and an injured Noel […]

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Dec 26, 2010

NC State Pep Rally Canceled

Due to inclement weather, the North Carolina State band and cheerleaders will not make it to Orlando in time for tomorrow’s Champs Sports Bowl Pep Rally.  As a result, the NC State portion of the event (5:45-6:30 p.m.) has been cancelled.  Florida Citrus Sports and the Champs Sports Bowl regret the inconvenience.  The band and cheerleaders are scheduled to arrive in time for the game on Tuesday.

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Dec 22, 2010

Champs Sports Bowl To Host “Red Out” and “Gold Rush” For Fans

Fans will have a special way to express their school pride at the 2010 Champs Sports Bowl through a pair of “color-out” promotions with official bowl merchandise! Ultimate Athletic, provider of all official Champs Sports Bowl apparel, will be creating specific shirts for NC State and West Virginia so those attending the game can bathe their half of the Florida Citrus Bowl in the team colors! NC State’s campaign will be Pack It In, Red It Out, featuring an all-red […]

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Dec 16, 2010

Daunte Culpepper And American Idol’s “Big Mike” Join Orlando Citrus Parade

A pair of Knights will join the thousands of fans attending the Orlando Citrus Parade on December 30.  UCF and NFL star Daunte Culpepper will return to Orlando to serve as Grand Marshal of the 30th Anniversary of the parade while another UCF football alumnus, former American Idol finalist Michael Lynche, will be a part of the event’s nationally-syndicated television broadcast as the on-street commentator. Culpepper, who recently completed his first season in the United Football League as quarterback of the […]

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Dec 05, 2010

West Virginia and NC State to Square Off in 2010 Champs Sports Bowl

Florida Citrus Sports’ Team Selection Committee has selected the NC State Wolfpack and West Virginia Mountaineers to play in this year’s Champs Sports Bowl, the first matchup in the current agreement matching top teams from the ACC and Big East.  Set to take place December 28th from Orlando’s Citrus Bowl Stadium, the game will kick off at 6:30 p.m. and be televised on ESPN. The No. 22/21 Mountaineers clinched at least a share of its fifth conference title since 2003 […]

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Dec 02, 2010

Jordan, UCF upset No. 18 Florida 57-54

(Associated Press) – With five starters returning from an NCAA tournament team, Florida was a trendy pick to win the Southeastern Conference and make a deep postseason run. Now, they might be considered one of the nation’s biggest disappointments. Marcus Jordan scored 18 points, Keith Clanton hit two free throws in the final seconds and Central Florida upset the 18th-ranked Gators 57-54 on Wednesday night. Florida (5-2), ranked ninth in The Associated Press preseason poll, lost to the Knights for […]

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