The Washington Times - January 23, 2009, 01:13PM

Sure, this seems a little crazy.

No more crazy than actually getting to work on an online-only story for tomorrow’s paper e-edition.

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Anyway, today’s research about Maryland vs. No. 2 got the wheels turning about its last victory over a team at every spot in the AP poll.

Tedious? Yes. Fun? Only if you like research.

Productive? Well, look below and judge for yourself. It is a Carolina-centric chart; Wake Forest pops up six times, with Duke (5) and North Carolina (4) also prominently featured.

RankOpponentDateScore
1at North Carolina
1-19-0882-80
2at Duke
1-26-0575-66
3at Duke
2-9-0098-87
4vs. North Carolina
3-7-8685-75
5vs. Michigan State
11-27-0880-62
6Boston College
12-11-0573-71
7Duke2-12-0599-92 (OT)
8at Virginia
1-31-0291-87
9North Carolina
1-14-0490-84
10Wake Forest
2-17-0390-67
11North Carolina
2-7-8070-69
12vs. Xavier
3-23-0377-64
13Florida State
1-7-9881-74
14at Duke
2-28-0785-77
15vs. Wake Forest
3-12-0487-86
16Duke2-11-0772-60
17vs. N.C. State
3-13-0485-82
18vs. Georgia Tech
3-11-8884-67
19vs. Wake Forest
3-10-8466-64
20Wake Forest
2-24-0290-89
21Georgia Tech
1-30-0579-71
22vs. Wake Forest
3-9-0171-53
23at Wake Forest
2-17-0173-58
24vs. Temple
2-28-9883-66
25
vs. Memphis
11-26-0484-61

Patrick Stevens