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Perplexing collapse

It's hard to pinpoint exactly how N.C. State lost to Maryland 85-82 Saturday in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament, how the Pack lost a 19-point halftime lead. <p><small><b>Other featured stories for 3/14:</b></small><li><a href="" target=blank><b>Gilchrist decision fateful for 'Pack</b></a>

Quote of the Day: Julius Hodge - "Guys want to go down in history for winning the ACC Tournament championship, not for being up 20 and losing."

Perplexing collapse
Chip Alexander * News & Observer
Wolfpack coach Herb Sendek couldn't do it. The Wolfpack players couldn't do it. Certainly, John Gilchrist was a big reason. The sophomore guard scored a career-high 30 points and was unstoppable in the second half, hitting all nine of his shots, including four high-arcing 3-pointers that left the Greensboro Coliseum crowd gasping. Read More

Gilchrist decision fateful for 'Pack
Brian Hendrickson * Star-News
John Gilchrist could've saved North Carolina State fans the pain of Saturday's loss, the embarrassment of the biggest blown halftime lead in Atlantic Coast Conference tournament history, if he'd only listened to his parents. Read More

ACC Tournament Shot Charts: NC State vs. Maryland

Wolfpack-Terrapins a tale of two halves
Ned Barnett * News & Observer

Gilchrist lights up Wolfpack
Luke DeCock * News & Observer

Gilchrist's second choice
Neil Amato * The Herald-Sun

Pack: 'It was unbelievable'
Al Featherston * The Herald-Sun

Terps storm back to stun Wolfpack
Hermann Wendorff * Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer

N.C. State penalized for manager's snafu
News & Record

Terps' Gilchrist haunts Wolfpack
Larry Keech * News & Record

Terps' second-half defense puts Pack in state of confusion
Todd Graff * News & Record

Rattled: Pressure helps Maryland rally against stunned State
John Delong * Winston-Salem Journal

Terps dig in, stun Wolfpack
Ken Tysiac * Charlotte Observer

Maryland comeback floors N.C. State
Steve Phillips * High Point Enterprise

Terps stage record rally to stun Wolfpack
Tom Berry * High Point Enterprise

Gilchrist leads Terps into finals
Adam Smith * Freedom News Service

Shell-shocked Wolfpack blows 21-point lead to Terps; Duke rolls
Andrew Jones * Star-News

Maryland 85, N.C. State 82
Bret Strelow * Salisbury Post

Gilchrist's college choice helps Terps, hurts Pack
David Hubbard * Rocky Mount Telegram

Gilchrist, Terps squeak by Wolfpack
The Associated Press

Former Pack star plummets after 76
The Associated Press

Pitching records fall for N.C. State
News & Observer

Film Session: Defensive Lineman Brandon Setzer

Williams Ready to Commit?
The Insiders

AP Poll


Jeff Sagarin NCAA basketball ratings

2003-2004 RPI

2004 College Basketball Ratings Percentage Index
Ken Pomeroy

SportsLine RPI
Mike Greenfield

Massey Ratings
Kenneth Massey

Projecting the seeds


Fox Bracket

ACC News...
Efficient Devils dissect Jackets
Luciana Chavez * News & Observer

ACC coaches lobby for NCAA bids
Luke DeCock * News & Observer

Sites for sore eyes
Neil Amato * The Herald-Sun

Maryland, Duke to battle in ACC final
Freedom News Service

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Committee set for a tough day
The Associated Press

NCAA tournament: Who'll get in, who won't
News & Record

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