Head coach Mark Gottfried and staff hand out yearly accolades
The freshman from Durham, N.C., topped his previous highs of 22 points and eight rebounds, posted in the Pack's second game of the season. State never trailed in the contest at PNC Arena, cruising to an 84-66 victory.
Pack and Seminoles meet in first game of home-and-home series.
Six Pack players score in double figures.
NC State and Virginia Tech meet for the only time this season at PNC Arena Saturday at 2 p.m.
Tyler Lewis Highlights
2012-13 - Freshman Season: Played in 34 of the team's 35 contests, averaging 12.4 minutes per game ... posted averages of 3.5 points and 1.1 rebounds per game ... passed 48 assists against just 22 turnovers ... shot 55-for-64 (.859) at the foul line ... finished with 25 assists to just five turnovers in ACC regular season play ... also hit 31-of-35 (.886) free throws in league action ... dished out a season-best six assists against Miami (Ohio) in his college debut (Nov. 9) ... saw 36 minutes of action against Miami,scoring a career-best 16 points (hitting 8-of-9 free throws) with five assists (Feb. 2) ... made his first career start at Duke, playing a career-best 39 minutes and totaling 13 points and six assists vs. just one turnover (Feb. 7) ... tallied 13 points in 21 minutes off the bench in win against Va. Tech (Feb. 16).
Before State: A McDonald's All-American ... Named the 2012 Virginia Gatorade Player of the Year ... captured the Powerade Jam Fest skills competition title ... played his senior season at Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va. ... led the Warriors to a 44-0 record ... averaged 12.0 points, 7.9 assists and 2.4 rebounds ... averaged 15.0 points and 4.8 assists to help Oak Hill win the Les Schwab Invitational crown ... named the Schwab Invitational MVP ... had 11 points and six assists in 25 minutes in the Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic all-star game ... prior to Oak Hill, played for Forsyth Country Day School ... finished as the school's all-time leader in scoring (1,927) and assists (685) ... was the 2011 runner-up for the North Carolina Associated Press Player of the Year ... two-time North Carolina AP All-State Men's Prep Basketball Team selection, a two-time NCISAA all-state member, a two-time PACIS Conference Player of the Year and a two-time MaxPreps.com All-American ... averaged 27.2 points, 7.4 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 2.5 steals in his final season at Forsyth ... posted a 40-point performance at the Tournament of Champions while playing for Team Loaded ... averaged 27.2 points over four games in the Tournament of Champions ... Ranked the 73rd best prospect by ESPN's Dave Telep ... Rivals.com ranked Lewis as the No. 54 player overall and No. 7 point guard in the country.
Personal: Born May 14, 1993 ... son of Rick and Margaret Lewis ... has one brother and one sister ... sports management major.