Chestnut Hill, MA (Sports Network) - Scott Wood's 16 points paced four players in double figures as the NC State Wolfpack downed the Boston College Eagles 56-51 in Atlantic Coast Conference action at the Silvio O. Conte Forum.
C.J. Leslie added 13 points for the Wolfpack (16-7, 5-3 ACC) who ended a two- game losing streak and have won four of their last six. Richard Howell and C.J. Williams produced 10 points each. Howell pulled down eight rebounds. Lorenzo Brown handed out seven assists.
Matt Humphrey scored 15 points to pace the Eagles (7-15, 2-6) who have lost five straight and eight of their last 10. Lonnie Jackson added 10 points. Ryan Anderson and Dennis Clifford each contributed eight boards.
The Wolfpack led 25-23 at halftime despite shooting just 9-of-27 from the floor in the opening half. The Eagles were 10-of-21 from the floor.
The Wolfpack heated up after halftime, going 10-of-18 from the floor over the final 20 minutes. Boston College was just 9-of-28 from the field in the second half.
NC State shot 42.2 percent from the floor for the game. The two teams combined were just 10-of-34 from outside the arc.
02/01 22:36:44 ET
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