N.C. State Rumors & News

  • 4-star PG Jamie Lewis commits to NC State

    Raleigh News & Observer "N.C. State coach Kevin Keatts has landed his highest-rated recruit since being hired in March. Four-star point guard Jamie Lewis, of Westlake High School in Atlanta, committed to the Wolfpack on Thursday, he said, less than 24 hours after taking an unofficial visit to the school. Lewis, a..." June 09

  • UNC Wilmington transfer C.J. Bryce following Keatts to NC State

    Raleigh News & Observer "After two months of exits and additions, N.C. State’s basketball roster for the upcoming season is for the most part set. New Wolfpack coach Kevin Keatts could get a head start on the 2018-19 season on Saturday. UNCW guard C.J. Bryce, the leading scorer for Keatts’ CAA champions last season, is..." May 27

  • North Carolina lawmakers threaten to pull UNC, N.C. State from ACC if conference boycotts state again

    Sporting News - NCAAB "The North Carolina legislature is at it again. A new house bill introduced April 10 states that if the ACC boycotts the state for future championship game sites, the state would force UNC and N.C. State to withdraw from the conference. Duke and Wake Forest would not be affected by this bill..." April 12

  • NC State’s Dennis Smith Jr. to enter NBA draft

    Durham Herald-Sun "Next stop, Dreamville. N.C. State guard Dennis Smith Jr. announced he will enter the NBA draft on Tuesday on ESPN’s “SportsCenter.” Smith called it his dream to play in the NBA. A projected top 10 pick, Smith led the ACC in assists (6.2 per game) in his lone college season. He was N.C...." March 28

  • Sources: NC State reaches agreement with Kevin Keatts from UNC Wilmington

    ESPN "NC State has reached an agreement to hire UNC Wilmington's Kevin Keatts to replace Mark Gottfried as men's basketball coach, sources told ESPN. Sources said Keatts, who has led the Seahawks to the NCAA tournament the past two seasons, was interviewed Friday and has verbally accepted the job...." March 17

  • Clemson puts end to North Carolina State's season

    The Sports Xchange "Jaron Blossomgame and Shelton Mitchell scored 22 points apiece as 12th-seeded Clemson defeated 13th-seeded North Carolina State 75-61 in the first game of the ACC Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at Barclays Center in New York. Clemson (17-14), which has won three games in a row, will play..." March 07

  • Blossomgame helps Clemson get past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. - Jaron Blossomgame scored all of his 16 points in the second half as Clemson rallied to defeat North Carolina State 78-74 in an Atlantic Coast Conference game Wednesday night at Littlejohn Coliseum. Blossomgame, who missed his first six shots, scored eight consecutive points..." March 01

  • No. 18 Virginia halts four-game skid

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- For a team that had struggled on offense, a bunch of 3-point baskets became an ideal tonic for No. 18 Virginia on Saturday afternoon. The Cavaliers found the cure for a four-game losing streak with outside shooting that helped provide a 70-55 victory over North Carolina..." February 25

  • N.C. State snaps skid with win vs. Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "N.C. State got 21 points from Terry Henderson and 18 from Dennis Smith Jr. to break a seven-game losing streak and defeat Georgia Tech 71-69 on Tuesday night at McCamish Pavilion. The Wolfpack seemed to put the game away with a late-12-2 run, capped by Maverick Rowan's 3-pointer, that gave..." February 21

  • No. 25 Notre Dame rolls over N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- A big effort from senior captain V.J. Beachem kept No. 25 Notre Dame rolling on Saturday against North Carolina State. Beachem scored a game-high 27 points as the Irish ran their Atlantic Coast Conference win streak to four with an 81-72 victory at PNC Arena. "I was in..." February 18

  • No. 10 North Carolina blows by N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- North Carolina went to a familiar formula by showcasing its inside strength, and that was too much for North Carolina State. Joel Berry scored 18 points as No. 10 North Carolina pounded rival N.C. State for the second time this season, winning 97-73 on Wednesday night at..." February 15

  • Sources: Mark Gottfried likely out at NC State, barring late surge

    ESPN "NC State coach Mark Gottfried's tenure in Raleigh is likely coming to an end following the season, unless the Wolfpack go on a run over the next few weeks and in the ACC tournament, sources told ESPN. "He could be gone this week, if they get pounded by North Carolina tomorrow night," one source..." February 15

  • Wake Forest rolls past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore forward John Collins scored 23 points, and Wake Forest blew out North Carolina State 88-58 on Saturday at Lawrence Joel Coliseum in Winston-Salem, N.C. Sophomore guard Keyshawn Woods finished with 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and sophomore guard Bryant Crawford added 16..." February 11

  • No. 14 Florida State slams N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The regular-season home slate for No. 14 Florida State is winding down, with several huge road tests awaiting. Which is why it was important for the Seminoles to do exactly what they did at home against North Carolina State on Wednesday night. N.C. State star guard..." February 08

  • Reed helps Hurricanes rally past Wolfpack

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Davon Reed, sophomore swingman Anthony Lawrence, and sophomore center Ebuku Izundu each posted career highs as Miami rallied from a nine-point halftime deficit for an 84-79 victory over North Carolina State at PNC Arena in Raleigh. Reed scored 26 points, Lawrence 19, and Izundu..." February 04

  • Gillon scores 43 as Syracuse tops N.C. State in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Andrew White scored the first seven points of overtime, and John Gillon finished with a career-high 43 points as Syracuse won away from home for the first time this season, defeating North Carolina State 100-93 on Wednesday night at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. White ended up with nine of his..." February 01

  • Mitchell helps No. 13 Louisville routs NC State

    The Sports Xchange "LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Sophomore guard Donovan Mitchell scored 21 of his 28 points in the first half and finished with a season-high six 3-pointers in No. 13 Louisville's 85-60 win over North Carolina State on Sunday at the KFC Yum! Center. "I'm really, really pleased with this performance..." January 29

  • Grayson Allen appears to shove NC State player while walking to Duke bench

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Grayson Allen has once again found himself in a controversial exchange. As the Duke guard was walking to the Blue Devils' bench in the first half of Monday's game against NC State, Allen and NC State's Terry Henderson got tangled up, and Allen appeared to shove Henderson. It also looked like..." January 24

  • Smith lifts N.C. State to rare road win vs. No. 7 Duke

    The Sports Xchange "DURHAM, N.C. -- Dennis Smith Jr. attended numerous games at Duke's Cameron Indoor Stadium during the recruiting process. He probably never witnessed the type of show he put on in the building Monday night for the visiting team. Smith, a freshman guard, scored a season-best 32 points..." January 23

  • Wake Forest halts 25-game ACC road skid

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- John Collins scored 21 points as Wake Forest snapped a 25-game Atlantic Coast Conference road losing streak by defeating North Carolina State 93-88 on Saturday afternoon at PNC Arena. Keyshawn Woods chipped in 18 points, Bryant Crawford added 14, Mitch Wilbekin had 12 points..." January 21

  • N.C. State holds off Pittsburgh

    The Sports Xchange "Maverick Rowan and Terry Henderson each scored 21 points as North Carolina State defeated Pittsburgh 79-74 in a matchup of struggling ACC teams Tuesday night at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. The Wolfpack (13-6, 2-4 ACC) stopped a three-game losing streak while the Panthers (12-7, 1-5) suffered..." January 17

  • Okogie, Stephens fuel Georgia Tech past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- Freshman forward Josh Okogie scored 27 points and Georgia Tech connected on a season-high 10 shots from 3-point range in an 86-76 road victory against North Carolina State on Sunday night at PNC Arena. Quinton Stephens chipped in with 22 points, Tadric Jackson added 13 and..." January 15

  • Boston College rolls over North Carolina State

    The Sports Xchange "Jerome Robinson and Ky Bowman, Boston College's talented underclassmen, combined for 43 points to power the Eagles to a 74-66 home ACC victory over North Carolina State Wednesday night. Both players entered the game averaging 21 points per game in three league contests and Robinson scored 23..." January 12

  • No. 14 North Carolina demolishes North Carolina State

    The Sports Xchange "CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- A few shots fell and then it was like an avalanche for No. 14 North Carolina on Sunday afternoon. There was no stopping the Tar Heels. Justin Jackson scored 21 points and Joel Berry pumped in 19 as North Carolina, which built a huge early lead, blew out visiting..." January 08

  • NC State knocks off No. 21 Virginia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- Plenty of hype accompanied the arrival of point guard Dennis Smith Jr. at North Carolina State. He showed why in his first Atlantic Coast Conference home game. The freshman posted a triple-double as N.C. State trounced No. 21 Virginia Tech 104-78 on Wednesday night at..." January 05

  • Newton, Reed propel Miami past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Ja'Quan Newton scored 21 points to lead the Miami Hurricanes past the North Carolina State Wolfpack, 81-63, on Saturday at Watsco Center. Miami virtually led the entire game, scoring 17 points off 15 Wolfpack turnovers. Miami also outscored North Carolina State 26-12 on..." December 31

  • N.C. State romps in final ACC tuneup

    The Sports Xchange "Abdul-Malik Abu and Dennis Smith Jr. each posted double-doubles and North Carolina State wrapped up nonconference play with a 99-71 win over Rider on Wednesday at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. Abu finished with 12 points and 12 rebounds for the junior forward's 19th double-double of his..." December 28