Rob Loe scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds, helping St. Louis wipe out a late 14-point deficit and pull away in overtime to beat North Carolina State 83-80 in the NCAA tournament Thursday night.
Alyssa Thomas looked as if she was on her way to a big scoring performance for No. 8 Maryland, only to see No. 18 North Carolina State throw a different defensive scheme at her.
The Terrapins play their final game in the conference they helped found on Saturday when they face slumping North Carolina State (3-8, 0-7) and try to move up the league’s bowl pecking order.
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Atlantic Coast Conference coaches are still reeling from the league’s poor representation in the NCAA Tournament.
Ed & Steve welcomed former NC State basketball player and current ESPN analyst Dereck Whittenburg to talk about the 30 for 30 on his famous NC State National Championship winning team.
Perry Hills was sprawled on his back, and he wasn’t getting up. At that point, Maryland’s chances of beating North Carolina State appeared over. Worse, the rest of the season also seemed to be in serious jeopardy.
Maryland still feels the sting of being victimized by the second-biggest comeback in Atlantic Coast Conference history.
After picking up his first Atlantic Coast Conference victory, coach Mark Gottfried didn’t shy away from his North Carolina State team’s goal of 10 more.
North Carolina State didn’t quit on the season when things looked bleakest. The Wolfpack refused to give up on the finale, either.
One of my first sports memories was Lorenzo Charles grabbing a Derrick Whittenberg air ball and slamming it home at the buzzer to allow NC State to upset Hakeem Olajuwon and Houston.
On What should have been a great day in Raleigh, NC State AD Debbie Yow decided to rip the band aid off an old wound.