NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan
NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan
Logan Ratledge hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning and North Carolina State beat Stony Brook 3-0 on Friday in their NCAA regional opener.
For the first time since 2001, UNC is left out of the NCAA baseball tournament field. Meanwhile, NC State is in and has a favorable draw in their regional.
If there's something that looks a little familiar about NC State third baseman Joe Dunand, that's probably not a coincidence. His uncle is one of the most famous baseball players ever -- Alex Rodriguez.
North Carolina State University's baseball season continues Friday, when the 34-21 Wolfpack opens regional play against Stony Brook (34-14-1) in Fort Worth, Texas.
The ACC Baseball Championship got off to a slow start, but the crowds and excitement built to a record finale Sunday.
Once thought to be on the outside of the NCAA tournament picture all together, NC State has rattled off wins in 13 of their last 16 games and figures to be firmly in the field of 64 that will be announced Monday.
John Sansone hit a three-run home run and the Florida State bullpen threw 5.2 shutout innings Sunday as the Seminoles defeated NC State 6-2 in the ACC baseball championship game.
A Bubby Riley grand slam in a run-happy eighth inning sealed a 10-2 Wolfpack win over Virginia in the final game of pool play at the ACC baseball tournament at Durham Bulls Athletic Park Saturday.
As early as Wednesday morning - just three games into the ACC baseball tournament at Durham Bulls Athletic Park - it became evident that bats would not win the conference title. Gloves and arms are the key to winning this, and most, baseball tournaments.
For the first time in the history of the program, the NC State softball team had its season end in an NCAA Super Regional. The Wolfpack came up short at Howe Field on Saturday, as the top-ranked Oregon Ducks earned a 9-3 win.
A year ago at this time, North Carolina State reliever Curt Britt would not have been available to throw three shutout innings out of the bullpen for the Wolfpack in the ACC tournament like he did Thursday afternoon against Notre Dame. He was pitching for another team in another conference.
Playing in its first NCAA Super Regional, the NC State softball team was not overwhelmed by the spotlight and took an early lead on the top-ranked Oregon Ducks but eventually dropped a 6-1 decision at Howe Field Friday night.
NC State came back for a 5-4 win over Miami in 12 innings Friday night on a wild walk-off double by Preston Palmeiro in ACC tournament pool play at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
NC State catcher Andrew Knizner is certainly not afraid of a challenge, completely committing to his new role just to help his team.
Behind a career outing from lefty Brian Brown, NC State defeated Notre Dame 3-0 Thursday in ACC tournament pool play.
What seemed to be a lofty goal for the NC State softball team at the beginning of the season has now come to fruition, as the Wolfpack is heading to the NCAA Super Regionals for the first time in program history
Durham seems to be more of a home field advantage for the Triangle teams and a money-making opportunity for the ACC when it comes to scheduling. Not that either one is a bad thing.
After three months of regular season baseball and a little more than two months of conference play, the 2015 ACC Baseball Championships field that will battle it out at Durham Bulls Athletic Park next week has been set.
NC State baseball clawed back from a four-run deficit to tie No. 2 Louisville in the eighth on Bubby Riley's RBI single, but a three-run ninth helped the Cardinals escape with an 8-5 victory Saturday at Doak Field at Dail Park.
The Tar Heels are headed to the ACC tournament and NC State avoided the play-in games after Friday night baseball finales.
The football teams at Duke, North Carolina and N.C. State will avoid oft-bemoaned noon start times during the first two weeks of the 2015 regular season.
NC State baseball's nine-game winning streak came sputtering to a halt at the hands of No. 2 Louisville, who escaped with a 4-3 win on Thursday night at Doak Field at Dail Park.
Defending national champion Duke as well as 2015 Final Four participants Wisconsin and Michigan State are among the teams in this season's 17th annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge from November 30 to December 2.
North Carolina State University assistant men's basketball coach Rob Moxley is recovering at home after being released from the hospital on Monday, university officials confirmed Wednesday.
NC State clinched a spot in the ACC Baseball tournament with 9-6 win over Wake Forest Monday.
NC State baseball completed a sweep of Wake Forest with a 9-6 win on Monday night in Winston-Salem, extending its winning streak to nine games and clinching a bid to the 2015 ACC Tournament.
NC State baseball roared back from a two-run deficit with solo shots from Joe Dunand and Brock Deatherage, before Bubby Riley's ninth-inning RBI single punctuated a 3-2 series-clinching win Saturday at Wake Forest.
NC State baseball raced to a demonstrative 19-1 victory over Wake Forest in game one of three at Winston-Salem on Friday night.
It's the home stretch of the Atlantic Coast Conference season. Some teams are still taking exams and some have as few as one series remaining in the regular season.
North Carolina State assistant men's basketball coach Rob Moxley was hospitalized Wednesday and is recovering from an undisclosed health issue.