North Carolina State Defeats Maryland 65-56 - Recap
|North Carolina State Defeats Maryland 65-56 - Recap|
Ralston Turner scored 23 points leading North Carolina State to a 65-56 victory over Maryland at PNC Arena on Monday.
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 14 points from Desmond Lee and another 13 points from Anthony Barber. Anthony Barber contributed 4 assists, while Kyle Washington cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Maryland got a 10-point performance from Evan Smotrycz, who was supported by 10 points from Dez Wells. Seth Allen had 5 assists in a losing cause for Maryland, while Charles Mitchell grabbed 18 rebounds.
North Carolina State hit the break trailing 29-20 before taking care of business in the second half.
Maryland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-41.