Posted by Joe Giglio on February 25, 2015
N.C. State helped Abdul-Malik Abu deliver a wedding gift to the late Deah Barakat on Tuesday.
Abu, a freshman on the Wolfpack basketball team, promised Barakat wins over Duke and North Carolina this season at Barakats wedding in December.
N.C. States 58-46 win over the Tar Heels fulfilled that wedding gift from Abu, who had befriended Barakat, an N.C. State graduate and big Wolfpack basketball fan, and his wife, Yusor Abu-Salha, during the summer through the N.C. State Muslim community.
Posted by Joe Giglio on February 20, 2015
Dave Doeren won more games in 2014 and will make more money to coach NC State's football team under the terms of the contract extension announced by the school on Friday. Doeren will get what amounts to a $400,000 raise and an additional two years on his contract.
Posted by Joe Giglio on January 7, 2015
NC State added eight players to the football roster on Wednesday but lost receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling. New freshman and defensive tackle Darian Roseboro is the top-rated prospect in North Carolina.
Posted by Joe Giglio on December 24, 2014
Tuesday night's game between the Bulldogs and the Wolfpack showed the importance of Cat Barber and Kyle Washington, free throws, and understanding the rules of college basketball.