Head coach Mark Gottfried and staff hand out yearly accolades
NC State faces Temple Friday at 1:40 p.m.on TBS
Squad ties highest single-season win total in 30 years with 24-10 record
Scott Wood had 23 points and seven 3-pointers, Leslie adds double-double of 17 points and 11 rebounds
Richard Howell records 17th double-double (22 points and 12 rebounds) and Lorenzo Brown sets new NC State ACC Tournament record with 12 assists.
NC State vs. Temple - AP Photos
NC State vs. Virginia - AP Photos
Images of the NC State forward.
NC State fell to No. 14 Miami 79-78
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* 2014 ACC Player of the Year (media and coaches)
2013-14 - Sophomore Season: 2014 ACC Player of the Year (coaches and media) ... named second team All-American by The Sporting News and third team All-American by NABC ... unanimous first team All-ACC selection ... selected USBWA and NABC All-District ... picked second team All-American by The Sporting News ... averaged ACC-best 24.9 points with 7.1 rebounds ... became just third player in ACC history to lead conference in scoring and field goal percentage (min. 5 FG per game) ... led team in points, minutes, rebounds and steals ... ranked fourth in the conference in steals ... led ACC in steals in conference play ... scored 27 points (21 in the second half) vs. Appalachian State (Nov. 8) ... scored 23 points vs. Campbell (Nov. 16) ... scored 30 points in back-to-back games vs. Florida Gulf Coast and Eastern Kentucky, with 26 of his points vs. EKU coming in the second half ... totaled 22 points (16 in first half) vs. Northwestern (Dec. 4) ... scored 29 points against Detroit (Dec. 14) ... scored 32 points against East Carolina (Dec. 21), with 25 of his points coming in the first half ... tied career high with 13 rebounds vs. Missouri (Dec. 28) ... set a new career-high in minutes played (42) against Georgia Tech (Jan. 26) ... scored 30 points vs. Florida State (Jan. 29) ... scored 34 points vs. Wake Forest (Feb. 11) ... scored 36 points vs. UNC (Feb. 26) ... dropped a career-high 41 points on 16-for-22 shooting at Pitt (March 3) ... became second player in NC State history to score 40 points in back-to-back games with 42 points against BC (March 9) ... averaged 24.3 points in the ACC Tournament ... scored 24 on 9-for-18 shooting vs. Miami (March 13) ... scored 28 in league tourney win over Syracuse (March 14) ... totaled 25 points and three steals in NCAA First Round vs. Xavier (March 18) ... totaled 28 points, eight rebounds and three steals in NCAA tourney vs. Saint Louis (March 20).
2012-13 - Freshman Season:Was an immediate impact player for State as a rookie, playing in all 35 games with 14 starts ... named to 2013 ACC All-Freshmen Team ... twice voted ACC Rookie of the Week ... averaged 12.1 points and 4.2 rebounds while shooting an ACC-best .622 from the floor ... his .622 shooting percentage ranked second in NC State history (Kevin Thompson, 1992) ... posted 24 double-digit scoring games and five outings with more than 20 points ... shot 14-for-27 (.519) from 3-point range and .542 at the foul line ... added 42 steals and 15 blocks ... averaged 14.7 points and shot 21-for-28 in the 2013 ACC Tournament ... scored 22 points on 9-for-12 shooting vs. Penn State (Nov. 15) ... posted 21 points on 8-for-11 shooting against UMass (Nov. 16) ... totaled 18 points vs. No. 3 Michigan, converting 8-for-9 on 2-point attempts (Nov. 27) ... scored 16 points vs. Cleveland State (Dec. 8) ... shot 9-for-11 to score 21 points against Norfolk State (Dec. 15) ... tallied 15 points against Western Michigan (Dec. 29) ... posted 21 points on 9-for-11 shooting vs. Clemson (Jan. 20) ... scored 19 points in win over North Carolina (Jan. 26) ... had 12 points and seven rebounds at Duke (Feb. 7) ... posted first career double-double with career highs of 31 points and 13 rebounds vs. Florida State (Feb. 19) ... had 10 points and 10 rebounds at North Carolina (Feb. 23) ... scored 15 points with a career-high four steals vs. Wake Forest (March 6) ... scored 18 points on 9-for-11 shooting in ACC Tournament win over Virginia (March 15).
Before State: A 2012 McDonald's All-American ... rated 22nd by Scout and 23rd by both Rivals and ESPN in 2012 class ... considered the No. 6 small forward nationally ... helped Brewster Academy to a 33-1 mark last season ... played on Bobcat squad that knocked off Hargrave Academy to capture National Prep Championship ... named first team NEPSAC Class AAA all-league selection ... helped Brewster reach the semifinals of the NEPSAC Class AAA Tournament ... Scored 10 points, grabbed five rebounds and had two assists in the McDonald's All-America game ... Posted a game-high 27 points on 11-of-16 shooting with five rebounds in the Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball all-star game ... scored 41 points in a Tournament of Champions game versus fellow signee Tyler Lewis ... coached by Jason Smith at Brewster ... played a season at Riverside High in Durham and for a year at Raleigh's Word of God (alma mater of John Wall and former NC State player C.J. Leslie) ... helped Word of God to a 24-3 mark that season ... his father, Tony, played at NC State from 1977-79 under Norm Sloan.