North Carolina State vs Tennessee Wrap - North Carolina State Wins 65-58
|North Carolina State vs Tennessee Wrap - North Carolina State Wins 65-58|
T.J. Warren scored 21 points and chipped in with 11 rebounds for North Carolina State on Wednesday, leading them to a 65-58 victory over Tennessee at Thompson-Boling Arena.
North Carolina State was an 8.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Anthony Barber had 12 points for North Carolina State and Desmond Lee chipped in with 10 points. Anthony Barber had 4 assists for them, while T.J. Warren was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Tennessee got 21 points from Jordan McRae in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jeronne Maymon. Darius Thompson contributed 3 assists for them, while Jeronne Maymon had 16 rebounds.
North Carolina State hit the break leading 37-20 before taking care of business in the second half.
North Carolina State had a 43-41 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.