NC State University Athletics
NC State Game Notes
TV Affiliates | Live Scoring | Tickets RALEIGH, N.C. – The 15th-ranked NC State men’s basketball team (13-2, 1-1 ACC) returns to action Saturday at noon when it hosts Pittsburgh (11-4, 1-1 ACC) inside PNC Arena.The game will be televised in the Raleigh area on WRAL (NBC). Other stations in North Carolina carrying the game include WBTV (CBS) in Charlotte, WFMY (CBS) in Greensboro- Winston-Salem – High Point, WITN-D2 (This TV) in Greenville – New Bern – Washington and WSFX (FOX) in Wilmington. Complete list of affiliates showing the game can be found here.NC State fans can also listen to Gary Hahn and Tony Haynes call the action on the Wolfpack Sports Network.Superhero Day
Saturday is Superhero Day inside PNC Arena. All kids attending the game are encouraged to come to the game dressed up as their favorite superhero.
– NC State had its seven-game win streak snapped on Tuesday with a 90-82 loss to UNC-Chapel Hill. The Pack’s bench scored 43 points in the game as the team’s top two scorers in the game came from players who started the game on the bench. Sophomore guard Braxton Beverly scored a career-high 21 points, while sophomore forward DJ Funderburk added 15 points on 6-of-7 shooting.
– The Pack’s bench is averaging 35.9 points per game this season and has had 22 individual double-digit scoring performances. The Pack has scored 40+ points off the bench in seven games this season, including a school-record 62-point performance in the win over USC Upstate on Dec. 22. Since the 1999-2000 season, eight of the top-18 bench scoring performances for NC State have come under Kevin Keatts coached teams.
– Over the last three games, DJ Funderburk is shooting 87.5% (14-of-16) from the field and averaging 11 points per game. Funderburk is shooting 66.7% from the field this season, including 90% (9-of-10) in the Pack’s two ACC games.
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