What a (road) trip. First, interim men’s basketball coach Wes Miller’s first win as a head coach, as the team defeats one of the SoCon’s preseason favorites, College of Charleston, coached by Bobby Cremins. Then one of the wildest finishes to a game you’ll ever see, at The Citadel. Cris Belvin posted the only known video footage – seen here – of the alley-oop inbounds play to Trevis Simpson with 0.6 seconds. The team had never practiced this particular play, Miller said afterward. He drew it up based on a Knicks play he’d seen. It worked.
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Talk, “Refugees and Insecurity in the Middle East“
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 7:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium
Faculty Senate meeting
Feb. 3, 3 p.m., Alumni House
Talk, “Europe and Other Fortresses in a Borderless World“ Ashby Dialogue
Thursday, Feb. 4, 3:30 p.m., MHRA 1607
Men’s Basketball vs. Western Carolina
Thursday, Feb. 4, 7 p.m., Coliseum
Plays, Winter Briefs, UNCG Theatre/Alpha Psi Omega
Thursday, Feb. 4, 7:30 p.m., Brown Building Theatre
Talk, look at “Radiunt Abundunt” with Triad Stage
Saturday, Feb. 6, 2-3 p.m.
“Michelle Obama: First Lady, American Rhetor,” Jody Natalle/Jenni Simon
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 4 p.m., Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library