381 student athletes who earned a semester grade point average of 3.0 or higher during Spring 2011 and/or Fall 2011
Head coach Mark Gottfried and staff hand out yearly accolades.
NC State has faced Kansas in the NCAA Tournament before, in the 1986 Midwest Region finals, with a trip to the Final Four in Dallas on the line. But a rowdy hometown crowd spurred the Jayhawks on to a late victory.
Pack Face Kansas Friday Night in St. Louis
NC State advances to the Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 2005. Team expected back on campus at Dail Center around 7:15 p.m.
2012 ACC Tournament, NC State vs. Virginia :: March 9, 2012 (AP Photos)
Leslie finishes with 21 points 11 reounds, Johnson dishes out eight assists
NC State vs. Miami - February 29, 2012
NC State vs. No. 7 North Carolina
NC State vs. UNC-Chapel Hill - February 21, 2012
At CSU Bakersfield: Finished his CSU Bakersfield career ranked second all time in three pointers made with 165 ... His 452 triples attempted are third best all-time ... Was a career 37 percent from the beyond the arc ... Recorded 773 points on 231 field goals and 266 free throws made in 83 games played ... Concluded his Roadrunner tenure as 71 percent free-throw shooter ... Dished out 226 career assists ... His 77 steals ranks 20th all time at CSUB.
As a Junior (2010-11): Led the Roadrunners with a team-high 79 three pointers ... Scored a career-high 26 points in back-to-back games vs. UC-Riverside and Colorado ... Hit six threes against the Buffaloes ... The third leading scorer with a 13.3 points per game average while playing 31 minutes last season ... Shot 35 percent from behind the arc, while connecting on 77 percent from the charity stripe ... Was the team's top scorer in nine games last season.
Redshirt (2009-10): Missed the season due to a knee injury.
As a Sophomore (2008-09): Started the final 19 games of the season after coming off the bench in the first 10 ... Recorded double-digit points in 12 of the final 17 games ... Led the squad in threepoint shooting over the final 12, connecting on 44 percent of his shots from long range ... Notched a team-best 19 points, including 6-of-10 from behind the arc vs. Oregon State ... Had a career-best 23 points and four steals against Portland ... Had seven threes vs. the Pilots, a mark which ranks fourth all-time at CSUB ... Averaged 3.6 assists per game over the final 11 games of the year.
As Freshman (2007-08): Appeared in 26 contests, while starting 17... Led the team in assists until he was hampered by a late-season injury ... Averaged 2.73 assists per game ... Posted a team-best 1.54 assist-turnover ratio ... Twice had a season-high eight assists, vs. Cal State Northridge and Pepperdine ... Scored a season-high 15 points at Cal Poly and against Utah Valley ... Led the team from three-point range, connecting on 42 percent from long range. Prep: Considered one of the top perimeter threats to emerge from Canada ... Averaged 18.8 points, 5.6 rebounds and 6.8 assists as a senior.
Personal: Graduated from CSU Bakersfield with a degree in communications ... Working on his Master's in Family Life and Youth Development.