Hokies' men's basketball tops NC State, 72-58

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BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ7/AP)-- Virginia Tech defeated NC State 72-58 Saturday in Blacksburg,

The Hokies and Wolfpack both went into the Cassell Coliseum Saturday sitting at 11-4 on the year.

Landers Nolley II hit 8 of 19 from the floor for the Hokies who won their second straight game after a 26-point loss to rival Virginia on Jan. 4. Nolley drilled four 3-pointers and hit 9 of 10 from the free-throw line en route to his second-largest scoring game this season.

Tyrece Radford added a career-high 18 points for the Hokies. DJ Funderburk led the Wolfpack (11-5, 2-3) with 18 points.

Additional recap to follow on WDBJ7 at 6 pm Saturday.

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