Hosted by R. Cory Smith and Michael Clark, the Pack Pride Podcast is the official podcast of Pack Pride. A syndicated partner of 247Sports, Pack Pride is an independent publication that brings you the latest on NC State athletics. You can find us at www.PackPride.com.

Leading up to the first of two Atlantic Division road games, Editor R. Cory Smith spoke with Boston College beat writer Rich Thompson about the matchup.

Whether it was the Eagles’ massive turnaround since a 2-4 start, A.J. Dillon’s success at tailback or the potent defense, Thompson touched on a little bit of everything in the Pregame Podcast. Also a beat writer for the Patriots, Thompson shared his thoughts on a former Wolfpack player making a huge impact for New England since exiting Raleigh.

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On this week's Pack Pride Podcast from The Players' Retreat, Cory and Deuce are joined by assistant men's basketball coach A.W. Hamilton. They discuss the upcoming season, what it's like to play and coach under Kevin Keatts, the Braxton Beverly situation and much more.

The guys also read through the subscriber's mailbag, take a look back at Clemson and a quick preview of Boston College prior to this Saturday's game.

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On this week's Postgame Podcast, Editor R. Cory Smith takes a look at the Wolfpack's 38-31 loss to Clemson Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium. While the ACC Atlantic Division might very well be out of grasp, Cory points out why there is still hope for a strong season in Raleigh with this group.

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Prior to Saturday's matchup against No. 4 Clemson, Editor R. Cory Smith discusses the de facto ACC Atlantic Title matchup with Anna Hickey of Clemson247. Whether it's the differences with Kelly Bryant under center or what makes the Tigers' defense great, everything is covered here with a focus on the upcoming matchup.

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On this week's podcast, Cory and Deuce are joined by Stephen Louis of the NC State football team. Louis discusses the 2017 season for the football team, the upcoming Clemson matchup and much more about his time with the Wolfpack.

Cory and Deuce also breakdown the Notre Dame loss, basketball recruiting news and give a quick glimpse at the Clemson game prior to the Pregame Podcast with a Clemson writer later this week.

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Our latest live podcast from The Player's Retreat features Vinny Sheehan and Chris Corchiani. Vinny shares with us his love of NC State athletics, memorabilia and opens up about his campaign to get Roman Gabriel in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Corchiani's then share a father-son interview about hoops, reflect on the past and look ahead to what Kevin Keatts' system will look like in the coming years.

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This week's Pregame Podcast focuses on one of the biggest games in recent NC State memory on the road against Notre Dame. Prior to the showdown between the No. 14 Pack and No. 9 Irish, we spoke with Pete Sampson of Irish Illustrated about some of the biggest questions going into Saturday.

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Pack Pride football recruiting analyst provides his take on the recruiting scene following a strong start from NC State this season. While the Wolfpack didn't receive good news on a top target Sunday night, it continues to blaze the recruiting trail at the top of the Atlantic Division heading into Notre Dame on Saturday.

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National recruiting analyst for Scout.com Brian Snow joins the show with Chris Corchiani Jr. to break down the recruiting trail for NC State basketball. 

The Pack Pride Podcast will be back at the Players' Retreat next Monday for their regular length podcasts to get ready for NC State's critical matchup in South Bend vs Notre Dame. 

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Pack Pride Editor breaks down NC State's first win between two ranked opponents at Carter-Finley Stadium in 25 years and first 3-0 start in 15. Also a quick look ahead to Pittsburgh as the Wolfpack enjoys a 48-hour rule with the 10-day break.

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Leading up to Thursday's game against No. 17 Louisville, Pack Pride Editor R. Cory Smith discussed the matchup with Inside The Ville Publisher Mike Hughes. Topics include the dual-threat abilities of Lamar Jackson, crucial injuries for the Cardinals and his final prediction for the primetime matchup in Carter-Finley Stadium.

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On this week's live podcast from The Players' Retreat, former Wolfpack center BeeJay Anya joins the show to discuss his career and relationship with the current staff.

We were also joined by Thomas Carr, the director of basketball operations for the men's basketball team to talk about the season starting soon and where he ranks on the staff as a ping pong player.

Of course, we also broke down the Syracuse win a little further, took a look at bball recruiting and preview the Thursday night showdown with Louisville.


NC State is off to a 2-0 start in ACC play for the first time in 11 years after a 33-25 win over Syracuse at Carter-Finley Stadium. Editor R. Cory Smith takes an in-depth look at the win, the stars of the game and a quick look ahead to Thursday night's matchup with No. 17 Louisville.

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NC State opens the home portion of its ACC schedule with a Syracuse team looking to turn the corner after an up-and-down start to the season. Stephen Bailey, lead beat writer for Orange football at Syracuse.com, joined the Pack Pride Podcast to discuss the confidence of Cuse coming into Raleigh, what makes Eric Dungey so effective as a dual-threat quarterback and his prediction for Saturday in Carter-Finley Stadium.

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Our second live podcast from The Players' Retreat featured appearances by former Wolfpack guard Ralston Turner and current football manager Patrick Kearney.

Turner gives us a glimpse into what he's doing now, reflects on his time with the basketball program and what life is like during a year off after transferring into a school.

Kearney travelled with the football team to Tallahassee and was on the field during the program's upset win over Florida State. He gives us a first-hand look at what took place and helps guest host the podcast as we look ahead to Syracuse. 

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