N.C. State 83, Georgia Tech 70

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 8:00 PM
Location - PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina
Officials - Sean Hull, Jamie Luckie, Ray Natalli
Attendance - 18118

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Georgia Tech 38 32 70
N.C. State 37 46 83

Recap


No. 21 North Carolina State 83, Georgia Tech 70: Lorenzo Brown led four players in double figures with 21 points, and a late 16-4 run pushed the host Wolfpack to their ninth consecutive victory.

The Wolfpack (13-2, 2-0 ACC) had their hands full with Georgia Tech (10-4, 0-2). The Yellow Jackets stayed close for the first 34 minutes, tying the game at 56 on Kammeon Holsey’s free throw with 6:41 to play.

North Carolina State took over from that point. Brown scored six points during the decisive run, his layup with 1:46 remaining giving the Wolfpack a 72-60 advantage. Scott Wood and Rodney Purvis hit 3-points during the spurt to help North Carolina State pull away.

Wood finished with 20 points for the Wolfpack, C.J. Leslie scored 19 points and Purvis added 13. North Carolina State, the nation’s top shooting team at 53.9 percent starting the night, shot 50.9 against Georgia Tech.

Daniel Miller scored a career-high 15 points for the Yellow Jackets, who have lost their first two conference games after ending non-conference play with six consecutive victories. Mfon Udofia added 13 points.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Yellow Jackets started quickly, taking a 13-6 lead in the game’s first seven minutes. … The two teams were separated by no more than four points from the 12:37 mark of the first half until the Wolfpack’s late run. ... North Carolina State plays Sunday at No. 1 Duke.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Daniel Miller 34:00 7-11 0-0 1-3 3 7 10 3 0 0 0 2 15
Mfon Udofia 31:00 3-11 2-8 5-6 1 2 3 2 4 2 1 0 13
Brandon Reed 18:00 3-9 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 6
Marcus Georges-Hunt 34:00 2-10 0-1 4-4 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 8
Robert Carter 31:00 5-11 1-3 1-1 4 3 7 0 5 0 2 0 12
Kammeon Holsey 11:00 3-8 0-0 1-2 2 2 4 0 3 0 2 0 7
Chris Bolden 23:00 3-9 1-3 0-0 1 2 3 0 2 1 1 0 7
Pierre Jordan 4:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Stacey Poole Jr. 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Julian Royal 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Solomon Poole 6:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 27-73 4-18 12-16 12 21 33 8 20 5 7 2 70
  37.0% 22.2% 75.0% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 7

N.C. State Wolfpack

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Lorenzo Brown 37:00 7-11 2-4 5-8 0 5 5 10 2 1 5 3 21
Richard Howell 35:00 3-8 0-0 0-0 3 9 12 2 4 1 0 2 6
Scott Wood 38:00 5-11 4-9 6-7 0 2 2 2 2 1 1 0 20
Rodney Purvis 29:00 4-8 1-3 4-8 1 4 5 1 0 0 0 0 13
C.J. Leslie 29:00 9-16 0-0 1-2 2 5 7 1 4 0 4 3 19
T.J. Warren 24:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2 4 6 0 2 1 1 0 0
Tyler Lewis 5:00 0-0 0-0 4-4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
Jevoni Robinson 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Jay Lewis 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chase Cannon 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 28-55 7-16 20-29 8 30 38 16 16 4 12 8 83
  50.9% 43.8% 69.0% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 12