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Nov 18, 2014

NCAAs Returning to PNC Arena in 2016

NC State basketball first hosted the NCAAs in 1951. The first and second rounds of the 2016 men's tournament will return to PNC Arena, for the second time in three years and the fourth time since the building opened in 1999. 

Nov 12, 2014

NC State’s Other Football Team

An NC State football game doesn't begin with kickoff or end when the clock expires. It takes the work of dozens — from groundskeepers to police officers to cooks — to create the game-day experience for 60,000-plus Wolfpack friends. Go behind the scenes with NC State magazine. 

Oct 30, 2014

Athletes Post Impressive Graduation Rates

NC State student-athletes post the second best Graduation Success Rate and the best Federal Graduation Rate in school history. 

Oct 9, 2014

10 Join Athletic Hall of Fame

NC State celebrates the induction of the third class of honorees into the Athletic Hall of Fame. See who made the team. 

Aug 27, 2014

Playing Defense Against Heat

The athletics department makes plans to help fans cope with the hot, muggy conditions expected for Saturday’s opener against Georgia Southern at Carter-Finley Stadium. 

Aug 14, 2014

Long-Awaited Indoor Practice Facility Dedicated

NC State officially kicks off construction of a new indoor practice facility to benefit the Wolfpack's athletics programs. 

Apr 17, 2014

10 Named to Athletic Hall of Fame

The newest 10-member class of the three-year-old NC State Athletic Hall of Fame brings the total number of inductees to 30, representing 10 varsity sports. 

Apr 13, 2014

Athletics Honors Top Performers

Women's basketball player Kody Burke took home three major awards, including the H.C. Kennett Award as the school's top female athlete, Monday night at the annual Wolfie Awards banquet. Baseball pitcher Carlos Rodon won the top male athlete award for his performance during the 2013 season. 

Mar 27, 2014

Wolfpack Wrestler Wins National Title

Sophomore Nick Gwiazdowski won NC State wrestling's sixth individual NCAA championship on Saturday. Find out what brought him to NC State and how he prepared for a record-breaking season. 

Feb 20, 2014

Athletics Is Topic at Faculty Senate

Debbie Yow and Dave Doeren explain to senators how athletics' $63.5 million budget supports students and pays dividends on campus.