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East Carolina knocks off NC State, beats first ranked foe

Dec 10, 2007 - 12:57 AM GREENVILLE, North Carolina (Ticker) -- Jasmine Young scored 22 points and LaCoya Terry added 19 and 10 assists as East Carolina recorded an 89-82 victory over No. 24 North Carolina State on Sunday.

Nicole Days added 13 points for the Pirates (4-5), who claimed their first win over a ranked opponent. They also beat the Wolfpack for the first time since February 2, 1982.

Young, who shot 6-of-11 from the field, connected on one of her three 3-pointers for a 51-48 lead with 12:42 remaining.

Although NC State managed to close within a point, East Carolina responded with a 17-5 run, pulling ahead 68-55 on a three-point play by Young with under seven minutes to play.

Khadijah Whittington scored 26 points and grabbed 17 rebounds for the Wolfpack (8-3), who lost despite holding a 47-37 advantage on the boards, including 20-7 on the offensive end.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    NC STATE (24) 34 48 82
    EAST CAROLINA 37 52 89 FINAL

    Dec 9 4:10 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    (24) NC STATE 34
    EAST CAROLINA 37 HALFTIME

    Dec 9 3:38 PM