Villegas Homer, Solid Pitching Lead Miami Past NC State at ACC Tournament
Edgardo Villegas homered, four Miami pitchers kept NC State scoreless over the final eight innings, and the Hurricanes defeated the Wolfpack 4-2 in the ACC Tournament. Each team scored two runs in the first inning and Miami went ahead 3-2 in the fourth when Dominic Pitelli led off with a double then scored on a single by Renzo Gonzalez. The...
Ross, NC State Push Past No. 16 Miami 83-81 in OT
Ernest Ross scored on a go-ahead putback in traffic with 33 seconds left in overtime and North Carolina State beat No. 16 Miami 83-81. The late basket was part of a huge day for Ross, a 6-foot-9 second-year forward. He finished with career highs of 17 points and nine rebounds for the Wolfpack. Isaiah Wong had 25 points and six...
Miller, Wong Combine for 47, Rally Miami Past NC State 80-73
Jordan Miller and Isaiah Wong combined to score 47 points and Miami held off North Carolina State to take an 80-73 victory. The Hurricanes have won six straight games after dropping an 88-70 decision to Maryland.
Joiner, Morsel Each Score 26; N.C. State Routs FIU 107-74
Jarkel Joiner and Casey Morsel each made six 3-pointers and finished with 26 points to lead North Carolina State to a 107-74 rout of Florida International. The pair combined for 19-of-28 shooting and 12 of 15 from long range. It was a career best for Morsel. Terquavion Smith added 15 points for N.C. State (3-0). LJ Thomas and Dusan Mahorcic...
Boykin, Defense Help No. 14 NC State Rally Past FSU 19-17
Devan Boykin picked off Jordan Travis’ pass in the end zone with 38 seconds left and No. 14 North Carolina State rallied past Florida State 19-17 on Saturday night despite losing quarterback Devin Leary to injury. Boykin’s clean catch in the end zone was the clinching play on a big — and gritty — performance by the Wolfpack’s veteran defense...
White Hits 3 HRs, NC State Tops Miami, Advances to ACC Semis
Freshman Tommy White hit three home runs — the last of which broke N.C. State’s program record — and the Wolfpack beat sixth-ranked Miami 9-6 to advance to the semifinals of the ACC Tournament. No. 10 seed N.C. State (35-20) play No. 11 seed Pittsburgh for a berth into the championship game. LuJames Groover III hit a two-out double to...
No. 3 NC State Women Top Miami for 3rd Straight ACC Title
Third-ranked North Carolina State completed its chase to a third straight Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championship, ending Miami’s upset-filled run in a 60-47 victory
Miller, McGusty Help Miami Rally, Beat NC State 91-83
Jordan Miller scored 25points, Kameron McGusty had a double-double and Miami used a late 17-2 run to beat North Carolina State 91-83 on Wednesday night for the Hurricanes’ sixth consecutive win. McGusty finished with 20 points, 11 rebounds, five assists and two steals. Isaiah Wong had 15 of his 19 points in the second half for Miami (10-3, 2-0 ACC)…