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WCNC Charlotte's Off The Clock with Carboni WCNC

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Your home for Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets and Charlotte sports news and discussion!

    Sitting down with Brandt Bronico: Off the Clock with Carboni

    Sitting down with Brandt Bronico: Off the Clock with Carboni

    Brandt Bronico is a North Carolina native, Charlotte 49er, and now one of the first players on the Charlotte FC roster as the MLS comes to the Queen City in 2022. Brandt joins the podcast to discuss how thrilled he is to play pro soccer in Charlotte, why he thinks the MLS will be a hit here, and how he got his agent to get him traded to play for Charlotte FC!


     


    More sports news from WCNC Charlotte: https://www.wcnc.com/sports 


    Follow Nick Carboni on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nickcarboniwcnc 

    • 18 min
    WCNC Charlotte’s Off The Clock podcast: Mock Draft

    WCNC Charlotte’s Off The Clock podcast: Mock Draft

    In this week’s special episode, WCNC Sports Director Nick Carboni leads a mock draft war room with Julian Council (Locked On Panthers), Eugene Robinson (NFL veteran) and John Ellis (One Panthers Place). With 10 minutes on the clock, the group tries to simulate the discussion the Carolina Panthers will have as they discuss what to do with the No. 8 overall pick. Will they take another quarterback, Justin Fields? Will they take a defensive player? Will they trade out of the Top 10? Each member of the group has a role to play as they debate what to do.

    • 13 min
    Sitting down with former West Charlotte HS star Justin Gray

    Sitting down with former West Charlotte HS star Justin Gray

    Former West Charlotte HS star basketball player Justin Gray joins WCNC Charlotte’s Off the Clock podcast one week into his new job as the head coach at Western Carolina University. Gray talks to Sports Director Nick Carboni about growing up on Beatties Ford Road, his stellar collegiate career at Wake Forest where he was teammates and friends with Chris Paul, and his basketball journey which took him to over a dozen teams overseas in Europe and Asia.


     


    Follow more sports updates from WCNC Charlotte online: https://www.wcnc.com/sports

    • 20 min
    Sitting down with Joe Cox - Off the Clock with Carboni

    Sitting down with Joe Cox - Off the Clock with Carboni

    Joe Cox was one of the best high school football players in the United States, when he played for the record-breaking Independence teams in Charlotte in the early 2000s. He then went on to play college at the University of Georgia, and is now back home and on staff for the Charlotte 49ers. He joins the WCNC Off the Clock podcast to discuss chasing perfection in high school, lessons learned in college, and his coaching journey.

    • 21 min
    TikTok star Samuel Grubbs

    TikTok star Samuel Grubbs

    Charlotte resident Samuel Grubbs is a content creator with 7 million TikTok followers. Turner Sports called him ahead of the NCAA Tournament and challenged him to make a Rube Goldberg-style, chain-reaction puzzle for the beginning of March Madness coverage. Grubbs details how he did it, the odd items he had to acquire and the 16,000-square foot warehouse in Charlotte that he used to make it happen – all just before the deadline.

    • 10 min
    Gardner-Webb men's basketball coach Tim Craft

    Gardner-Webb men's basketball coach Tim Craft

    Gardner-Webb basketball coach Tim Craft joins Off the Clock with Nick Carboni to talk about the NCAA Tournament, and the Runnin’ Bulldogs dealing with a pandemic season. Two years ago Craft and his team cut down the nets as the Big South champion, and nearly upset No. 1 Virginia in the NCAA Tournament. 


    For the biggest sports news from across the Carolinas, follow Nick on Twitter @NickCarboniWCNC

    • 21 min

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Great source for Charlotte sports content

Nick & Kelsey do a great job breaking down Charlotte sports and giving fans what they want. If you’re a fan in Charlotte, this show has to be on your list of must-listen podcasts.

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