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NC State's Dennis Smith on the Wolfpack's upset win over Duke

NC State's Dennis Smith Jr talks after the Wolfpack's victory over the Duke Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, NC Monday, Jan 23, 2017
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NC State's Dennis Smith on the Wolfpack's upset win over Duke 3:50

NC State's Dennis Smith on the Wolfpack's upset win over Duke

State's Gottfried on ending the 22-year drought at Cameron with upset win over Duke 5:29

State's Gottfried on ending the 22-year drought at Cameron with upset win over Duke

State's Abu talks about the Wolfpack's big win over Duke 2:42

State's Abu talks about the Wolfpack's big win over Duke

Women’s rally in Raleigh draws thousands in solidarity with DC march 0:40

Women’s rally in Raleigh draws thousands in solidarity with DC march