by Mike Potter
N.C. State gets its final test before ACC play tonight.
Kellie Harper's Wolfpack will host Ivy League member Columbia tonight at 7 at Reynolds Coliseum.
Columbia's only meeting with an ACC team was a 78-58 loss to the Wolfpack last season in New York.
Bonae Holston leads the Wolfpack in both scoring and rebounding, while Amber White (pictured) is the assist leader.
Melissa Shafer, an alumna of Raleigh's Cardinal Gibbons High, is averaging 5.5 points per game for Columbia.
The Wolfpack hosts Maryland in its ACC opener on Thursday night.
N.C. State vs. Columbia
[Monday, 7 p.m., Reynolds Coliseum]
NCSU leads series 1-0.
Records: Columbia 8-4, NCSU 9-5.
Audio: WKNC-FM 88.1, GoPack.com, GoColumbiaLions.
Coaches' records - Columbia: Paul Nixon 45-78; NCSU: Kellie Harper 106-70, 9-5 at NCSU.
Leading scorers - Columbia: Judie Lomax 17.3; NCSU: Bonae Holston 11.9.
Leading rebounders - Columbia: Judie Lomax 13.5; NCSU: Bonae Holston 7.0.
Assist leaders - Columbia: Danielle Browne 4.8; NCSU: Amber White 2.8.