ARTICLE OF THE DAY

Did You Know?
by Jonathan Ellerbe
9/29/06


1. That Wake Forest (4-0) has as many wins as ECU, UNC, NC State & Duke combined?

2. That ECU is 4-0 ATS this year, improving Skip Holtz’s ATS record at ECU to 12-3?

3. That ECU’s first 4 opponents have a combined 9-6 overall record?

4. That ECU’s final 8 opponents have a combined 13-19 overall record?

5. That CUSA has only 3 teams with winning records (Houston 4-0, Southern Miss 3-1 & Tulsa 3-1)?

6. That the SEC has only 3 teams with losing records (Vanderbilt 1-3, Ole Miss 1-3 & Mississippi State 1-3)?

7. That the Big East has 3 undefeated teams (West Va. 4-0, Louisville 4-0 & Rutgers 4-0)?

8. That Temple (0-4) has only scored 10 points in 4 games and has given up 174?

9. That the Carolina Hurricanes begin the defense of their Stanley Cup Championship this Wednesday, October 4th vs. the Buffalo Sabres?

10. That UNC fans know they are only 2 weeks away until basketball practice on October 13th?

Just some food for thought……..now for Miller Lite Locks & Standings:

Eddie King (8-3-1)
Chiefs -7 vs. 49ers
Saints +7.5 vs. Panthers
Cardinals +7 vs. Falcons
Rams -5.5 vs. Lions

Jonathan Ellerbe (7-5)
Tennessee -13.5 vs. Memphis
Texas A&M -2 vs. Texas Tech
Iowa +6.5 vs. Ohio State

Matt (Betus.com) (4-4-1)
Lions +5.5 vs. Rams
Ravens +2.5 vs. Chargers
Cowboys -9.5 vs. Titans

Tony (Regular Bar Patron) (4-8)
South Carolina +13.5 vs. Auburn
UVA -5.5 vs. Duke
Ravens +2.5 vs. Chargers

Lee “The Statman” (4-8)
Colts -9 vs. Jets
Under 47.5 Packers/Eagles
Under 42.5 Panthers/Saints

Until we greet you next week from the Miller Lite Sports Bar, have a great sports weekend, good luck and Go Pirates!

Jonathan Ellerbe
ellerbe@pirateradio1250.com