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Boston College Basketball vs. N.C. State: Final Thoughts and Predictions

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The Boston College Eagles look to rebound from a disappointing performance against Georgia Tech when the Eagles travel down to Raleigh to take on the North Carolina State Wolfpack.

How Did BC Do Last Time Out?

RECAP: Ga. Tech Outlasts Boston College 76-71

How Did BC Do Last Time Against NC State?

Boston College 79, N.C. State 63: Eagles Crush Pack To Halt 9-Game Skid

Matchup of the Game

Containing "Cat" Barber

BC takes on the best scorer in the league on Wednesday. BC will have its worked cut out as they try to contain the speed of Anthony "Cat" Barber. The key will be preventing him from getting into a rhythm. If he can get int a rhythm, look out.

Random, Possibly Incorrect Fact from NC State's Wikipedia Page

NC State's libraries are ranked 38th in the country.

A Good Alcoholic Accompaniment To Be Drunk In Moderation

(note: the final thoughts and predictions offer this alcoholic accompaniment in recognition of the author's post 21st birthday life. final thoughts and predictions supports responsible drinking. this is a drink to be enjoyed for people 21 years of age and older)

Angry Orchard

I bought a case of Woodchuck the day I turned 21. I bought a case of Angry Orchard Sunday. Angry Orchard is way better.

Final Thoughts And Predictions

It is tough to predict things with this team. One thing that has been constant is that BC does not play well on the road. I expect that trend to continue.

70-61 NC State

Writer Pick Explanation Points

70-61 NC State

I will watching from my apartment. 28
Joe 100-50 NC State

Grant 74-70 BC


74-64 NC State

Dan 78-61 NC State

NC State is a top 65-ish team in the Kenpom rankings, which is amazing considering they're under .500. Someone cue up Jimmy V singing the fight song and looking for someone to hug.

New Guy gets the bonus point.


Laura 70-59 NC State


John "Coach" Fidler


Caleb 85-60 NC State
Kwani N/A
Jeff N/A

Bridget N/A
Brian N/A

Eric 75-62 NC State

I worry which BC guard can cover Cat Barber and his ACC Leading 23 ppg