NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan

NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan

NC State's Dunand to participate in college home run derby

Florida State defeats NC State 6-2 in ACC championshipNorth Carolina State freshman third baseman Joe Dunand will be one of four players from the ACC participating in Thursday night's TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby.

Yow savors Wolfpack's work to reach goal of Top 25 status

Debbie Yow, director of athletics at NC State,Athletic director Debbie Yow has spent five years pushing to turn North Carolina State into a top-25 program. The 2014-15 sports season has brought the Wolfpack to the edge of that goal.

Duke's Clark, NCSU's DeJuneas added to Team USA roster

NC State, MiamiTeam USA added two local college pitchers to their USA Collegiate National Team roster Tuesday ahead of a five-game series against the Cuban National Team.

Salahuddin eyes healthy return at linebacker for Wolfpack

UNC, NC StateM.J. Salahuddin was perfectly positioned to earn a leading role on North Carolina State's defense when a knee injury knocked him out for the season. He's ready to try again.

Green Hope's Dixon chooses NC State

Football: Fuquay-Varina vs. Green Hope (Oct. 10, 2014)The Falcon receiver rescinded his commitment to Old Dominion and committed to NC State on Friday.

Seahawks QB Wilson focusing on the positives

Russell WilsonFormer NC State and current Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson lets the negatives roll off his back, choosing instead to accentuate the positives.

NC State's new indoor practice facility

Close-King Indoor Practice FacilityA look at NC State's new indoor practice facility, the Close-King Indoor Practice Facility, complete with a football field and track.

Former NC State baseball player coaching CPL's Salamanders

Andrew CiencinJust three years removed from his playing days at NC State, Ciencin is now a manager coaching the first-year Holly Springs Salamanders of the Coastal Plain League at the age of 25.

NC State's Holt, UNC's Fuller on 2016 College Football Hall of Fame ballot

North Carolina State's Torry HoltFormer North Carolina State wide receiver Torry Holt and former North Carolina defensive tackle William Fuller are among the 76 FBS players listed on the 2016 College Football Hall of Fame ballot released Tuesday.

NC State's season should be judged on success, not demise

NC State, MiamiI don't want to hammer casual college baseball fans. If you aren't an avid follower of college baseball, I understand, it's not for everyone. But last night's late-inning debacle by NC State as they were on the verge of a regional championship has a particular context that should be disclosed.

NC State eliminated after blowing 7-run lead

NC State, MiamiWith the help of six errors and countless other miscues, North Carolina State blew a seven run lead Monday night and was eliminated from the NCAA baseball tournament in a 9-8 loss to No. 7 Texas Christian in 10 innings.

TCU beats NC State, 8-2, forcing winner-take-all Monday in NCAA regionals

Florida State defeats NC State 6-2 in ACC championshipOne night after North Carolina State topped Texas Christian in dramatic fashion, the nationally-seeded Horned Frogs exacted revenge on the Wolfpack Sunday, 8-2, to force a deciding game Monday in the regionals of the NCAA baseball tournament.

ACC Baseball Podcast: Pack in, Heels out as NCAA tournament gets underway

Florida State defeats NC State 6-2 in ACC championshipFor 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.

It's all relative: NC State's Dunand models game after one of MLB's best

NC State, Notre DameIf 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.

Pack plays Friday; UNC baseball season ends

Florida State defeats NC State 6-2 in ACC championshipNorth 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.

Manuel: Wolfpack success, support hallmarks of ACC Tournament

Florida State defeats NC State 6-2 in ACC championshipThe ACC Baseball Championship got off to a slow start, but the crowds and excitement built to a record finale Sunday.

Fialko: NC State confident heading to NCAAs after strong finish

NC State, Florida State battle for ACC baseball championshipOnce 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.

Sansone, bullpen lift Florida State over NC State 6-2 in ACC championship

Florida State defeats NC State 6-2 in ACC championship​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.

NC State beats Virginia 10-2, plays for ACC championship

NC State, MiamiA 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.

Gloves - not bats - guide NC State, Florida State to ACC title game

NC State, Notre DameAs 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.

SB: NC State's run ends in Supers at Oregon

N.C. State LogoFor 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.

Heavy-hearted transfer benefiting Britt, NC State

NC State, Notre DameA 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.

SB: NC State drops Super Regional opener to Oregon, 6-1

N.C. State LogoPlaying 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 tops Miami in 12, 5-4; advances to ACC title game

NC State, MiamiNC 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's Knizner true team player in new role

NC State, Notre DameNC State catcher Andrew Knizner is certainly not afraid of a challenge, completely committing to his new role just to help his team.

NC State tops Notre Dame 3-0 in ACC pool play

NC State, Notre DameBehind a career outing from lefty Brian Brown, NC State defeated Notre Dame 3-0 Thursday in ACC tournament pool play.

SB: NC State reaches first ever NCAA super regional

N.C. State LogoWhat 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

UNC lands in play-in game; Louisville top seed at ACC baseball tourney

2013 ACC baseball tournamentAfter 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.

ACC tourney schedule favors Triangle fans for good reason

CWS NC State North Carolina BaseballDurham 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.

NC State falls to No. 2 Louisville in home finale, 8-5

N.C. State LogoNC 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.