PHOTO: NY Post declares Carolina-Carolina matchup 'in-state'

Last time we checked, UNC was in a different state from South Carolina. (Twitter.com/Kevin Vedder)
Last we checked, UNC was not located in South Carolina. (Twitter.com/Kevin Vedder)

The first kickoff of the 2013 college football season is just hours away, so you know there are plenty of fans looking for last minute expert advice. If you look for the against-the-spread picks in the New York Post, you'll also get a lesson in geography.

It appears the Post has identified North Carolina and South Carolina as one state, since they predict the Gamecocks will cover the spread against their "in-state rival UNC." A photo of the flub appeared thanks to Kevin Vedder on Twitter (@vedderkj)

PLUG TIME: If you are interested in advice for tonight's game, we have against-the-spread selections available at our Expert Picks page and in the Expert Picks Podcast -- which you can download on iTunes here.  

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