We both grew up NC State fans, but in 2012, I went off to NC State, and she went off to UNC-CH.
Before he was crowned ‘American Idol’ winner, Scotty Mc Creery was half of one very important duet that would stand out to ‘Idol’ fans for years to come.
Mc Creery joined fellow ‘Idol’ contestant Lauren Alaina for an unforgettable performance of a classic Randy Travis song.
She also acknowledged the kiss and said, “He is my best friend.
"When we first started dating, I was 17 years old -- 18 years old, just kinda been thrust into the limelight, and I said, 'Look, we can call the magazines and have a photo shoot, or we can just kinda keep it on the down low,'" the alum told ET at the Academy of Country Music Awards earlier this year.
Mc Creery was the youngest male winner to date for the reality show and the second youngest winner overall behind Jordin Sparks.