North Carolina State Defeats Appalachian State 98-77 - Recap
The battle between North Carolina State and Appalachian State didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Appalachian State was handed a 98-77 defeat on Friday at PNC Arena.
North Carolina State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 14-point spread as favorites.
North Carolina State got 27 points from T.J. Warren and another 24 points from Desmond Lee. Tyler Lewis contributed 6 assists, while T.J. Warren cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Appalachian State got 24 points from Tevin Baskin in a losing cause and another 12 points from Frank Eaves. Mike Neal contributed 4 assists for them, while Tommy Spagnolo had 10 rebounds.
North Carolina State hit the break leading 43-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
North Carolina State had a 32-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.