Northwestern vs North Carolina State Recap - North Carolina State Wins 69-48
The battle between North Carolina State and Northwestern didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Northwestern was handed a 69-48 defeat on Wednesday at PNC Arena.
North Carolina State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites.
North Carolina State got 22 points from T.J. Warren and another 13 points from Ralston Turner. Tyler Lewis contributed 7 assists, while Lennard Freeman cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Northwestern got a 17-point performance from Drew Crawford, who was supported by 12 points from Tre Demps. Sanjay Lumpkin had 2 assists in a losing cause for Northwestern, while Drew Crawford grabbed 9 rebounds.
North Carolina State led at halftime, 31-20.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina State as they grabbed 39 boards, while Northwestern only had 37.