Latest North Carolina State Wolfpack men's basketball News

NC State adds Virginia's Morsell, Providence's Gantt

May. 04, 2021 20:18 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has added transfers Casey Morsell and Greg Gantt to its roster. The team announced Tuesday that both players would join the Wolfpack and play next season. Each transfer played two seasons at his previous school. ...

Bob Valvano, brother of Jim Valvano, says he has leukemia

Apr. 19, 2021 23:20 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — ESPN college basketball analyst Bob Valvano, the brother of late North Carolina State men’s basketball coach and broadcaster Jim Valvano, says on social media that he has leukemia, an aortic aneurysm and some kidney damage. Jim Valvano, who died...

Tennessee coach Rick Barnes hires Justin Gainey as assistant

Apr. 12, 2021 15:58 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes has hired veteran Justin Gainey as an assistant coach to fill out his staff. Barnes announced the hiring Monday and called Gainey a proven national recruiter. “I coached against Justin when he...

NC State's Beverly transferring to Eastern Kentucky

Mar. 30, 2021 21:04 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State guard Braxton Beverly plans to transfer as a graduate to Eastern Kentucky in his home state. Beverly announced his decision in a social-media post Tuesday. The 6-foot guard averaged 8.4 points while...

Stevens leads Colorado State past NC State 65-61 in NIT

Mar. 25, 2021 22:04 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Isaiah Stevens scored 18 points and David Roddy had 16 points and 11 rebounds as Colorado State narrowly beat North Carolina State 65-61 in the NIT quarterfinals on Thursday night. Colorado State (20-6) has won 20-plus games in consecutive seasons...