ACC Tournament - Virginia Falls 75-56 to North Carolina State - Recap
|ACC Tournament - Virginia Falls 75-56 to North Carolina State - Recap|
North Carolina State earned a 75-56 victory over Virginia on Friday, getting 23 points from Scott Wood at Greensboro Coliseum.
Bettors who backed North Carolina State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1 at sportsbooks.
North Carolina State got 18 points from T.J. Warren and another 17 points from C.J. Leslie. Lorenzo Brown contributed 6 assists, while Richard Howell cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Virginia got a 19-point performance from Akil Mitchell, who was supported by 13 points from Joe Harris. Jontel Evans had 7 assists in a losing cause for Virginia, while Akil Mitchell grabbed 8 rebounds.
North Carolina State hit the break leading 30-21 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina State as they grabbed 39 boards, while Virginia only had 28.