Women's Basketball Gameday -- Wake Forest vs. NC State
Deacs Look To Make It Three-straight Vs. NCSU
Feb. 2, 2013
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Wake Forest will look to make it three-straight victories over its in-state rival NC State this Sunday in Reynolds Coliseum.
Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m.
Where to Watch & Listen
Audio of the game will be streamed live online at WakeForestSports.com. Phil Brame (play-by-play) and Roper Halverson (analyst) will call the action.
Video of the game will be streamed live online on NC State's website, www.GoPack.com.
Last Time Out
The Demon Deacon fell 89-82 in overtime at Georgia Tech last Thursday in Atlanta.
The game featured 11 ties and 17 lead changes.
Tech started overtime on a 12-0 run to grab momentum but the Deacs answered with a 9-0 to make it interesting. GT then sealed the game from the free throw line in the final minute.
Senior Asia Williams led five Deacons in double-figures with a career-high 20 points.
Williams also had career-highs of seven steals and three blocks to go along with seven rebounds and five assists.
Georgia native Dearica Hamby finished with 16 points and 12 rebounds for her third double-double of the season while Lakevia Boykin poured in 15 points, Chelsea Douglas finished with 13 points and Mykala Walker had 12 points.
The Last Meeting
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January 6, 2013
Deacons Down NC State 69-56
Wake Forest put together its most complete game of the year and picked-up its first ACC victory with a 69-56 win over NC State Sunday afternoon.
NC State comes into the contest with a record of 10-12 overall and a 2-8 mark in the ACC.
After dropping seven of their first eight ACC games, the Wolfpack have won two out of its last three games.
Kody Burke is averaging nearly 15 points and over seven rebounds per game to lead the Wolfpack.
Marissa Kastanek has made a team-high 48 three-pointers and is second on the team in scoring at 13.2 ppg.
Series History With NC State
This will be the 75th all-time meeting between the two schools.
The 75 meetings are the most against any one opponent for Wake Forest.
NC State leads the series 61-13.
Wake Forest won the first meeting this season and has won back-to-back games against NC State for the first time since 1996.
The Deacons have never won three-straight against the Wolfpack.
The Demon Deacons will return home to host Maryland on Friday, Feb. 8.
The game will be aired live on the Regional Sports Networks.
Maryland has won 12-straight games in the series.