NC State's Marcus Melvin was selected as the ACC Player of the Week after posting back-to-back, double-doubles in the Wolfpack's wins over Florida State and top-ranked Duke this past week.
Against the Blue Devils, Melvin shot 78 percent from the floor on 7 of 9 shooting including a 3 for 4 performance from three-point range to tie a team, game-high with 18 points. The senior forward/center pulled down 11 boards and collected an assist in 35 minutes of action as NC State downed Duke 78-74.
On Tuesday versus Florida State, the Fayetteville, N.C. native posted 11 points and 10 rebounds in the Wolfpack's 75-59 victory over the Seminoles. Melvin posted five assists and four blocked shots to go along with his third double-double in the last four contests.
For the week, Melvin averaged 14.5 points, 10.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.0 blocked shots while shooting 65 percent from the field and 63 percent from behind the arc.
NC State will the hit the hardwood on Tuesday, February 18 for a road game at Clemson before returning home for a non-conference game against Washington on Sunday.