by Mike Potter
N.C. State should have a good chance to improve on its 5-6 record over the next couple of days, when the Wolfpack plays in the Beach Classic in Long Beach, Calif.
The Wolfpack won its only previous meeting with the Rattlers seven seasons ago. The Rattlers lost 72-62 at Long Beach State on Sunday.
Following Tuesday’s contest, the Wolfpack’s next game will be at home against Fairfield on Dec. 28 at 1 p.m.
N.C. State vs. Florida A&M
[Monday, 8 p.m., Walter Pyramid]
Audio: WKNC-FM 88.1.
Records: NCSU 5-6, FAMU 3-4.
Coaches’ records — NCSU: Kellie Harper 122-85, 25-20 at NCSU; FAMU: LeDawn Gibson 35-32 at FAMU.
Leading scorers — NCSU: Amber White 14.9; FAMU: Tameka McKelton 19.0.
Leading rebounders — NCSU: Bonae Holston 8.5; FAMU: Quiana Donald 7.7.
Assist leaders — NCSU: Amber White 3.6; FAMU: Myeshia Simms 5.3.