Bostoncoll 27 37 64
Ncstate 33 49 82
Date of game: 2/27/2013

Recap: NC State vs. Boston College

Raleigh, NC (Sports Network) - Rodney Purvis scored a game-high 21 points off the bench as the NC State Wolfpack defeated the Boston College Eagles, 82-64, in Atlantic Coast Conference action at PNC Arena.

Scott Wood recorded 17 points for the Wolfpack (20-8, 9-6 ACC). T.J. Warren added 13 points and eight rebounds. Lorenzo Brown contributed 11 points and six assists. C.J. Leslie was one rebound shy of a double-double with 10 points as NC State won its fourth of its last five games.

For the Eagles (12-16, 4-11), Lonnie Jackson recorded a team-high 16 points off the bench. Ryan Anderson and Olivier Hanlan added 12 points apiece as Boston College lost for a second time in a row.

Both teams were 5-of-12 from long-range in the first half. Boston College made 11-of-28 from the floor, but NC State made 13-of-28 as it took a 33-27 advantage at the break.

In the second, NC State was red-hot, making 20-of-31 from the floor. Boston College was held to 10-of-26 from the floor as the Wolfpack took the 18-point victory.

NC State controlled the boards, 39-25, and dominated points in the paint, 46-22.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Smith replaces Larson for Martinsville race

Regan Smith substituted for Kyle Larson in the No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet in Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway after Larson was sidelined due to additional medical tests following his fainting spell on Saturday.

Extra Points: Snyder and the Beltway radio wars

If contradiction was an Olympic sport, Chip Kelly would certainly be medal-worthy judging by his performance at the NFL's owners meeting but the Eagles coach might have to settle for silver because Daniel Snyder's critics will take the gold every time.

2015 PREVIEW NL EAST: It's the Nationals and everybody else

There isn't much after that. The Miami Marlins are loaded up for a playoff push -- likely through a wild card spot -- and the New York Mets are up-and- coming but still raw. The Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies, former powerhouses of the division, are going through rebuilds and won't contend anytime soon.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.