Wake Forest vs North Carolina State Recap - North Carolina State Wins 81-66
C.J. Leslie scored 19 points leading North Carolina State to an 81-66 victory over Wake Forest at PNC Arena on Wednesday.
Bettors who backed North Carolina State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 13 at sportsbooks.
T.J. Warren had 15 points for North Carolina State and Rodney Purvis chipped in with 14 points. Lorenzo Brown had 7 assists for them, while C.J. Leslie was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Wake Forest got a 13-point performance from Devin Thomas, who was supported by 12 points from Travis McKie. Madison Jones had 6 assists in a losing cause for Wake Forest, while Devin Thomas grabbed 11 rebounds.
North Carolina State led at halftime, 39-24.
North Carolina State had a 39-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.