Allen, despite battling a strained groin, scored a season-high 24 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead the Hokies to their sixth-straight win, 71-59 over ACC foe Florida State Saturday. In coming up with his third-straight double-double, and his fifth in six games, the Washington, D.C., senior was seven-of-12 from the floor and a career-best 10-of-12 from the line.
In earning the league’s rookie award for a second time in three weeks and the third time this season, Leslie averaged 19.0 points, 7.5 rebounds, and shot 65 percent from the floor (13-of-20) as the Wolfpack won twice. The Holly Springs, N.C., freshman opened the week with a 19-point, nine-rebound performance in an 87-72 win over Elon Wednesday. In Saturday’s 90-69 victory over visiting Wake Forest, Leslie had 19 points and six rebounds as the Wolfpack extended their win streak to five games..