The Wolfpacker

March 2018

The Wolfpacker: An Independent Magazine Covering NC State Sports

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20 ■ THE WOLFPACKER TRACKING THE PACK 4 NC State men's basketball players who have scored more than 1,000 points in their college careers through the first 29 games of this season — Abdul-Malik Abu (1,165 points), Torin Dorn (1,064), Allerik Freeman (1,261) and Sam Hunt (1,113). 5 Rank for the Arizona Cardinals in NFL regular-season wins since 2013 under former NC State offensive lineman and Cardinals general manager Steve Keim. Arizona has a 49-30-1 record since 2013, and Keim recently signed a contract extension through 2022. 10 Wins in head-to-head situations for NC State over North Carolina in 15 matchups this year. The Wolfpack also have finished higher than the Tar Heels in nine of 11 multi-team sporting events. 11 ACC football players since 2000 to have 50-plus tackles, 20-plus tackles for loss and 10-plus sacks in a season, including NC State's Mario Williams and Bradley Chubb. However, Chubb is the only player to do it twice. 70 Magic total for points for NC State men's basketball. The Wolfpack are 20-4 when they score 70-plus points and 0-5 when they don't through the first 29 games this season. 104,463 Dollars raised by Bojangles ($75,000), NC State and Wolfpack fans ($26,463) that was donated to the Kay Yow Cancer Fund for the 13th annual Play4Kay Game Feb. 18. The NCSU women's basketball squad topped Wake Forest 74-61 in in front of 4,501 fans at Reynolds Coliseum. ■ By The Numbers 14 Years since NC State last won an ACC dual champion- ship in wrestling. THE NO. 6-RANKED WOLFPACK clinched its first title since 2004 with a 19-15 victory over No. 8-ranked Virginia Tech Feb. 16. The win was the first over the Hokies since 2008, and the Wolfpack had their first perfect record in ACC duals since 2000. PHOTO COURTESY NC STATE MEDIA RELATIONS

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