Boxscore
N.C. State 78, Boston College 57
Thursday, March 8, 2012 2:00 PM
Location - Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
Officials - Brian Dorsey, Sean Hull, Les Jones
Attendance - 19520

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Boston College 24 33 57
N.C. State 37 41 78

Recap


North Carolina State 78, Boston College 57: Scott Wood nailed five 3-pointers as the Wolfpack beat the Eagles and kept their NCAA tournament hopes alive.

No. 5-seed NC State (21-11) advanced to face fourth-seeded Virginia in Friday’s quarterfinals. Wood finished with 22 points, hitting 5 of 9 from beyond the arc, and has made 13 3-pointers over the last three games.

Freshman-laden Boston College (9-22) lost for the 12th time in 14 games and set a school record for most losses in a season.

C.J. Williams’ 30-footer at the halftime buzzer gave NC State a 37-24 lead. The Eagles never got closer than six in the second half.

It was the teams’ first meeting in the ACC tournament, but the Pack’s third victory over the Eagles this season.

Forward Ryan Anderson led Boston College with 22 points and 12 rebounds.

Game Notebook: NC State PG Lorenzo Brown had eight assists, giving him 202 this season and vaulting him ahead of Spud Webb (199) for seventh on the school’s single-season list. … NC State improved to 4-5 as the tourney’s No. 5 seed. … B.C., which relies heavily on 3-pointers, went 7 of 23 from beyond the arc.

Boston College Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ryan Anderson 35:00 9-15 2-2 2-4 2 10 12 0 2 0 3 0 22
Dennis Clifford 26:00 3-5 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 1 4 1 2 3 6
Jordan Daniels 34:00 3-8 2-5 0-0 0 2 2 7 2 1 4 0 8
Matt Humphrey 27:00 3-13 0-6 0-0 1 1 2 2 3 1 2 0 6
Lonnie Jackson 30:00 3-9 2-7 2-2 0 1 1 1 5 1 4 0 10
Gabriel Moton 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 0
John Cahill 13:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
K.C. Caudill 11:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 1
Patrick Heckmann 17:00 1-4 1-1 1-3 1 6 7 2 1 0 2 0 4
Peter Rehnquist 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Cain Carney 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Kilcullen 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-57 7-23 6-11 7 24 31 15 21 5 19 3 57
  38.6% 30.4% 54.5% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 19

N.C. State Wolfpack

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Richard Howell 25:00 4-11 0-0 1-3 5 7 12 0 4 0 2 0 9
Lorenzo Brown 36:00 5-12 0-1 2-4 0 3 3 8 1 5 3 1 12
Scott Wood 33:00 7-11 5-9 3-3 1 2 3 2 3 3 0 1 22
C.J. Leslie 34:00 5-8 0-0 1-4 2 9 11 2 2 1 3 1 11
C.J. Williams 31:00 2-9 1-2 0-0 3 3 6 2 2 1 1 0 5
DeShawn Painter 19:00 3-6 0-0 4-4 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 10
Alex Johnson 17:00 1-5 1-5 1-2 0 1 1 2 0 1 2 0 4
Jaqawn Raymond 1:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Thomas de Thaey 1:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Staats Battle 1:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tyler Harris 1:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kendall Smith 1:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-67 8-19 12-20 14 27 41 16 16 11 11 3 78
  43.3% 42.1% 60.0% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 11
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