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THD Trivia Week #1

Posted on Mar 4, 2015 by

Think you know your Tar Heel trivia? Want some internet points and some free notoriety? Let’s play THD Trivia!

THD Trivia rules:

-We’ll do #THDTrivia every Wednesday and every gameday.

-First person to enter correct responses to ALL questions will win that day’s trivia and whatever cash, prizes and booty.

-Prize for week #1 is a $10 Carolina Brewery gift card.

-Tweet or email responses to me, Elliott Rubin, @it_is_elliott or rubin@tarheeldepot.com. Or, use the Google Form below.

-We’ll post the winner’s answers here and of course on the Tweet machine.

Oh, and feel free to send your own question topics and ideas!

The Trivia – Week #1

  1. In what foreign country did Dean Smith coach AND play for a U.S. military team?
  2. How many consecutive free throws did Bob Lewis make during the 1965-66 season?
  3. UNC Men’s Basketball has had more than 50 McDonald’s All-Americans play since 1977. If you took each of the Burger Boys to play at UNC out for a Quarter Pounder at Mickey D’s, how many ounces of beef would be consumed? (Assume each player eats one full sandwich, weighing exactly a quarter pound.)

The Answers – Week #1

 

  1. Dean coached and played for a U.S. military team in Germany.
  2. Bob Lewis made 39 consecutive free throws during the ’65-’66 season.
  3. The players would have consumed 280 oz. of beef! (70 McDAA’s x 4oz = 280 oz.)

 

Shout out to this week’s winner, @dschwentker, for the correct answers. Your prize from Carolina Brewery is on the way!

Credit: VKO Enterprises, Carolina Athletics, McDonald’s

Elliott Rubin  —  Photographer, Photoshop Genius

Affiliations: WCHL, Chapelboro, RaleighCo

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