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And when Andre Iguodala hit a 3-pointer with 4:37 left, the Americans had surpassed the previous Olympic record of 138 points set by Brazil against Egypt in 1988. When the record was announced to the mesmerized crowd, all the players seated on the U.S. bench got up and slapped hands with coach Mike Krzyzewski and his coaching staff.
Charlotte native Hunter Kemper has to travel farther to win a medal than nearly anyone at the London Olympic games. Kemper is a triathlete - swim, bike, run - a grueling journey through London on the way to gold.
Virginia Tech's swimming team practices as one of their own teammates competes at the London Olympics, Katarina Filova. Teammate and friend Heather Savage says it is surreal seeing her on TV.
With the USA Men's National Basketball Team's all-star coaching cast of NCAA men's all-time wins leader Mike Krzyzewski, Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim and longtime NBA coaching veterans Mike D'Antoni and Nate McMillan, it's no surprise that the contributions of Duke's own Chris Collins and Steve Wojciechowski are often overlooked.
Ola Sesay is a US based long jumper who represented Sierra Leone at the IAAF World Championship in Daegu, South Korea in September 2011. She was three-time All-American and ACC champion at the University of North Carolina, where she is currently a volunteer coach.
Former Georgia Tech high jumper, Chaunte Lowe is comfortable on the world stage. A two-time Olympian, she competed in Athens and Rome, Lowe sees something delightfully different about London.
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08/12/2012 - #ACCOlympics Paul, Krzyzewski Lead TEAM USA to Gold Medal
08/12/2012 - #ACCOlympics Deng Gives Back
08/12/2012 - #ACCOlympics: Learning More About Coach K
08/11/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Saturday, August 11
08/09/2012 - #ACCOlympics Three Former ACC Players Earn Gold in Women's Soccer
08/08/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Wednesday, August 8
08/08/2012 - #ACCOlympics: Learning More About George Kitchens, Jr.
08/07/2012 - #ACCOlympics: Learning More About Cullen Jones
08/07/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Tuesday, August 7
08/06/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Monday, August 6
08/05/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Saturday, August 4
08/03/2012 - #ACCOlympics Jones Claims Silver Medal in 50M Freestyle
08/03/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Friday, August 3
08/03/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Thursday, August 2
08/02/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Wednesday, August 1
08/01/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap of Tuesday, July 31
08/01/2012 - #ACCOlympics Perdue Becomes Virginia's Second Gold Medalist in London
07/31/2012 - #ACCOlympics Recap: Monday, July 30
07/31/2012 - #ACCOlympics Former Cavalier McLean Earns Gold at the Olympics
07/30/2012 - #ACCOlympics Johnston and Bryant Claim Silver in 3-Meter Synchro
07/30/2012 - #ACCOlympics Jones, USA Relay Team Claim Silver Medal In The 4x100M Freestyle Relay
07/30/2012 - #ACCOlympics McCrory and Boudia Bring Home Bronze in 10M Synchro
07/20/2012 - ACC Well Represented in London Olympics
07/18/2012 - ACC to Spotlight 2012 Olympians through Expanded Efforts
06/11/2012 - Ten ACC Field Hockey Players Headed To London