UNC Asheville vs North Carolina State Wrap - North Carolina State Wins 82-80

UNC Asheville vs North Carolina State Wrap - North Carolina State Wins 82-80

North Carolina State got a 23-point performance from Richard Howell, who added 15 rebounds as North Carolina State ran past UNC Asheville 82-80 on Friday at PNC Arena.

North Carolina State got 18 points from Lorenzo Brown and another 14 points from Scott Wood. Lorenzo Brown contributed 4 assists, while Richard Howell cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.

UNC Asheville got 28 points from Jeremy Atkinson in a losing cause and another 23 points from Keith Hornsby. Trent Meyer contributed 7 assists for them, while Jeremy Atkinson had 6 rebounds.

North Carolina State trailed at halftime, 37-34.

North Carolina State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-22.