Even coach Tom O'Brien gave the jubilant players an "extra hour," along with their normally allotted 24 hours, to celebrate the team's fifth consecutive win against the Tar Heels and its first shutout in the rivalry in 51 years.
"That's their big bonus," O'Brien said.
-- Wolfpack walks the walk with win over Tar Heels. This link includes arguably the best TOB photo of all time.
-- Drama from coaches' spat exceeded game (The inevitable headline.)
-- Heels loss warms Withers' hot seat. I mean, I suppose. But after Bubba's introductory presser, it never really sounded like Withers had a shot at getting that interim tag removed. I thought that was part of the reason why Withers was so frank last week...he's coaching with nothing to lose.
"I guess you just have to give credit to N.C. State's defense," Cooper said.
Why, yes, I suppose you do.
-- O'Brien, Wolfpack dominating rivalry. And how!