N.C. State 75, Virginia 56

Friday, March 15, 2013 2:00 PM
Location - Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina
Officials - Mike Eades, Jamie Luckie, Ray Natili
Attendance - 22169

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
N.C. State 30 45 75
Virginia 21 35 56

Recap


North Carolina State 75, Virginia 56: Scott Wood scored a game-high 23 points, including seven 3-pointers, as the fifth-seeded Wolfpack pulled away from the Cavaliers in the quarterfinals of the ACC tournament at Greensboro, N.C.

T.J. Warren contributed 18 points and C.J. Leslie recorded 17 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks for North Carolina State (24-9), which plays top-seeded Miami in Saturday's semifinals. Richard Howell chipped in with six points and 12 boards for the Wolfpack.

Akil Mitchell scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead fourth-seeded Virginia (21-11), which has lost five of its last eight. Leading scorer Joe Harris added 13 points on 4-of-13 shooting, including 2-of-9 from behind the 3-point arc.

North Carolina State led by as much as 11 in the first half after a Wood 3-pointer with 4:04 left before settling for a 30-21 advantage at the break. Warren had 10 points and the Wolfpack held Virginia to 1-of-10 from 3-point range in the opening 20 minutes.

Wood drained three 3-pointers early in the second half and a three-point play by Leslie gave North Carolina State a 44-25 lead with 16:31 to go. Virginia was able to trim the lead to 11, but could not get any closer.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Wood became North Carolina State’s all-time leader in 3-pointers with 326, passing Rodney Monroe who had 322 from 1987-91. … Virginia has not reached the ACC tournament semifinals since 1995. … Wolfpack G Lorenzo Brown, who played only 10 minutes in the 58-55 loss at Virginia on Jan. 29 due to an ankle injury, had nine points and six assists in 35 minutes.

 

N.C. State Wolfpack

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
C.J. Leslie 36:00 6-17 0-0 5-7 3 8 11 2 3 0 3 3 17
T.J. Warren 33:00 9-11 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 2 3 3 1 0 18
Richard Howell 30:00 3-7 0-0 0-1 3 9 12 2 2 0 2 0 6
Lorenzo Brown 35:00 2-10 1-3 4-4 2 3 5 6 3 1 1 0 9
Scott Wood 35:00 7-12 7-12 2-2 0 4 4 0 2 2 0 0 23
Rodney Purvis 9:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Tyler Lewis 19:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 0 3 3 4 0 1 1 0 2
Jay Lewis 1:00 0-1 0-1 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
Jevoni Robinson 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 27-59 8-16 13-16 9 29 38 16 13 7 10 3 75
  45.8% 50.0% 81.2% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 10

Virginia Cavaliers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Mike Tobey 19:00 3-9 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 1 0 1 0 6
Justin Anderson 26:00 1-5 1-4 0-2 0 3 3 2 2 1 2 1 3
Jontel Evans 35:00 1-4 0-0 1-2 1 2 3 7 2 2 0 0 3
Joe Harris 35:00 4-13 2-9 3-5 1 3 4 3 2 1 5 0 13
Akil Mitchell 33:00 7-11 0-0 5-6 1 7 8 3 2 3 1 2 19
Paul Jesperson 23:00 1-5 1-3 0-0 0 3 3 0 1 0 1 0 3
Darion Atkins 8:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
Evan Nolte 10:00 2-3 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 5
Taylor Barnette 9:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Teven Jones 2:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 21-54 5-20 9-15 3 23 26 15 15 7 10 4 56
  38.9% 25.0% 60.0% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 10