Sports

New Top Hat Tavern will make beer and wine available at Wake Forest football games

Wake Forest University announced today the introduction of the Top Hat Tavern, a new addition to the game day experience at BB&T Field. Located behind the video board and Deacon Hill on the South side of the stadium, the Top Hat Tavern will make beer and wine available to the general public at football games. The Top Hat Tavern joins Deacon Tower and Bridger Field House as the third area within BB&T Field to offer beer and wine sales to patrons. Soft drinks and water will also be available within the Tavern.

NC State Athletics dedicates new Close-King Indoor Practice Facility

A ceremony to dedicate the Wolfpack’s new state-of-the-art indoor practice facility was held on the construction site adjacent to Carter-Finley Stadium today. The facility will benefit football, track and field, and other field sports, and is scheduled for completion next spring. The ceremony featured remarks from Chancellor Randy Woodson, Director of Athletics Debbie Yow, head football coach Dave Doeren and Executive Director of the Wolfpack Club, Bobby Purcell.

Tar Heels sign Ty’son Williams to a football scholarship agreement

The University of North Carolina has signed a scholarship agreement with running back Ty’son Williams of Sumter, South Carolina. Williams will enroll in January, 2015, upon completion of his high school degree. Williams attends Crestwood High School. He is ranked the No. 23 running back in the country and the No. 3 player in South Carolina by 247sports.com. Last season, he rushed for 1,608 yards and 16 touchdowns on 181 carries.