Skip to Content

NC State Wolfpack

NC State Wolfpack
Online Shop

    5  Desmond Lee
    Desmond  Lee


    Norfolk, Va.

    High School:
    Booker T. Washington HS

    Last College:
    New Mexico Junior College

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 200



    Thursday Open Practice In Syracuse

    Prior to Friday's regional semifinal vs. Louisville, Mark Gottfried and the Wolfpack held its open practice at noon and then met with the media.


    NCAA Tournament Practice

    The Wolfpack preps for the NCAA Tournament

    * 2013 2nd Team JuCo All-American

    NC STATE CAREER: Was a top perimeter defensive player ... Appeared in 64 games (19 starts) during his two seasons at NCSU ... Averaged 6.0 points and 2.1 rebounds while shooting .746 at the foul line ... Totaled 35 career steals and made 22 career 3-pointers.

    2014-15 - Senior Season: Perimeter player who provided energy and spark in 28 contests ... Played 7.8 minutes per game, averaging 2.8 points and 1.0 rebounds per game ... Shot 38-for-47 (.809) at the foul line on the year ... Scored nine points in 15 minutes off the bench vs. Jackson State (Nov. 14) ... Scored nine points in 22 minutes vs. Charleston Southern (Dec. 12) ... Had key breakaway dunk late in the game in win over Duke (Jan. 11) ... Played 13 minutes vs. Clemson (Jan. 28) ... Played 20 minutes and scored seven points in NCAA win over Villanova (March 21).

    2013-14 - Junior Season: Part-time starter and one of the team's leading scorers ... Played in all 36 games and made 19 starts ... Averaged 8.4 points per game and had 17 double-digit scoring games ... Shot .725 at the free throw line ... Opened the season with 24 points vs. Appalachian State (Nov. 8) ... Had 12 points and eight rebounds vs. NC Central (Nov. 20) ... Scored 15 points vs. Long Beach State (Dec. 7) ... Scored 15 points at UNC Greensboro (Dec. 30) .. Scored 14 points in win over Maryland (Jan. 20) ... Scored 18 points at North Carolina (Feb. 1) ... Totaled 13 points in NCAA Tournament Second Round vs. Saint Louis (March 20).

    Before State: Played two seasons at New Mexico Junior College, leading team to a 50-16 record ... Ranked as the 10th-best junior college prospect in the country by ... Earned second team JuCo All-American honors ... Averaged 20.3 points, 5.1 rebounds and 2.2 assists for 2012-13 season ... Ranked fifth among junior college players in scoring ... Shot 46 percent from the floor and totaled 237 free throw attempts ... Led NMJC to national junior college final, where his team lost 88-87 despite his 23-point, 11-rebound performance ... Played in JuCo All-Star Game in Las Vegas in May 2013 ... Averaged 13.8 points and 3.2 rebounds as a freshman at NMJC ... Played the 2009-10 season at Heat Academy in Virginia, leading team to a 36-4 record and No. 4 ranking in USPrep Basketball ... Averaged 16 points, four rebounds and four assists at Heat Academy.

    High School: A two-time all-district and two-time all-region player at Washington High School ... Averaged 16 points, five rebounds and 4.5 assists as a senior in 2008-09 ... Scored 13.1 points per game as a high school junior ... Also was an all-district football player, passing for 1,268 yards and 15 TDs as a senior ... Played AAU basketball for Boo Williams and Wave.


    Recent News

    Wolfpack Unlimited Live Tuffy Page Shop