|LESLIE (AP Photo/Ricardo
C.J. Leslie had 14 points and Rodney Purvis added 12 points for the Wolfpack (2-0). Purvis was 3 for 3 on 3-pointers and N.C. State shot 8 for 16 from beyond the arc.
Tim Frazier led the Nittany Lions (1-1) with 23 points. D.J. Newbill had 13 points and Jermaine Marshall added 11 points for Penn State, which shot 3 for 19 on 3-pointers. Recap.
VIRGINIA TECH 95, VMI (Keydets, 1,500 students, Lexington, VA) 80 - Virginia Tech point guard Erick Green scored 23 points, including the 1,000th of his career, as the Hokies rolled past VMI in a non-conference game Thursday night at Cassell Coliseum.
With the win, the Hokies moved to 3-0 on the season. VMI fell to 1-3.
Tech trailed in the early going, but a Green 3-pointer with 15:38 left in the first half sparked a 19-3 run in which five different players scored. A second Tech run late in the first half essentially put the game away. The Hokies led 35-21 at the media timeout with less than eight minutes left and then scored seven straight points out of the timeout to take a 42-21 bulge. Recap.
#16 Baylor (Bears, 15,195 students, Waco, TX) 84, BOSTON COLLEGE 74 - Sophomore Ryan Anderson led Boston College with 25 points but the Eagles lost to #16 Baylor in the opening round of the Charleston Classic Thursday at TD Arena.
Anderson went 9-for-16 from the field and added six rebounds. Freshman Olivier Hanlan scored 16 points - including 13 in the second half - and had six boards. Graduate student Andrew Van Nest recorded 13 points off the bench on 5-for-6 shooting. Recap.
Baylor's Isaiah Austin, center, and Cory Jefferson, right, go for a loose ball against Boston College's Ryan Anderson, left, during the second half of an NCAA basketball game at the Charleston Classic at TD Arena, Thursday Nov. 15, 2012, in Charleston, S.C. Baylor defeated Boston College 84-74. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)