The Wolfpacker

September 2018

The Wolfpacker: An Independent Magazine Covering NC State Sports

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86 ■ THE WOLFPACKER ■ PACK PAST "Why didn't you talk to the chancellor?" an incredulous Sloan asked him afterwards. "I don't talk to anyone until I know them," Esposito said. He got the dual jobs anyway, coaching the freshman basketball team, serving as an assistant for the varsity squad and spending the spring in the dugout as head coach of the baseball team. Whenever people were confused about Es- posito's role in the Wolfpack athletic depart- ment, he told them bluntly: "If the basketball team is winning, I'm a basketball coach. When it loses, I'm the baseball coach." A Big Part Of The Wolfpack's Golden Age The thing is, neither team lost much during the Golden Age of Wolfpack athletics. The basketball Pack won three ACC titles (1970, ♦ Tailgate Specials ♦ Catering Services ♦ College Student Discounts ♦ Pizzas 1/2 off during AWAY games 3905 WESTERN BLVD • RALEIGH, NC 27606 (919) 851-0473 • WWW.AMEDEOSRESTAURANT.COM AMEDEO'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT Braswell Foods is a fourth generation family owned, vertically integrated company producing and marketing quality, value added feed and egg products for American families and businesses for over 45 years. Braswell Foods, one of the largest organic feed and egg producers in the United States, is very proud to be American Humane Certified by the American Humane Association, (the nation's original monitoring and labeling program) which ensures the humane care of farm animals; as well as, receiving the ISO 14001 Certification for its industry leadership as an environmental steward. Located in Nashville, North Carolina, Braswell Foods is the second largest EGG•LAND'S BEST franchisee in the United States, a licensee for Horizon Organic Eggs and a leading producer of value-added private label egg products for leading Retail Grocery companies. Our Family of Companies Include: Carolina Egg Companies, Inc * Glenwood Foods, LLC * Braswell Milling Co * Braswell Egg Company For more information please contact: Braswell Foods * 105 Cross Street * Nashville, NC 27856 * 252-459-2143 * Esposito earned a scholar- ship to Indiana to play football, baseball and basketball. After two years, though, he opted to accept an offer from the Chicago White Sox to play professional baseball and went on to spend 10 years in the majors. PHOTO COURTESY NC STATE MEDIA RELATIONS

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