Saturday Start Moved to 2:30 p.m.
March 27, 2014
UPDATED SATURDAY, 12:32 P.M.: NC State's Saturday start time has been delayed to 2:30 p.m. due to weather in the Raleigh area.
No. 19 NC State baseball hosts Miami for a three-game series beginning Friday at 6 p.m. The Pack (15-8, 3-6 ACC) is 13-27 all-time against Miami (14-12, 5-4), with the last meeting a 7-1 Wolfpack victory in the 2013 ACC Tournament.
Andrew Knizner and Brett Austin rank first and third in the ACC in batting average, hitting .382 and .376 respectively. Trea Turner has four home runs in his last five games, currently tied for fourth in the conference, two back of the ACC lead. Carlos Rodon has 50 strikeouts for the year, one shy of the conference lead. The junior is 17 strikeouts shy of tying Terry Harvey (386) for the NC State career record.