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Wolfpack hosts ECSU in add-on game Sunday



N.C. State will make a rare step away from playing against Division I competition in women’s basketball today.

N.C. State forward Bonae Holston
  • Photo courtesy NCSU athletics
  • N.C. State forward Bonae Holston
The opponent for the hastily scheduled game, which was announced on Friday, is CIAA power Elizabeth City State. It will be the teams’ first meeting.

Neither team has played since Dec. 21, and each has its conference opener on Thursday night.

NCSU is on a three-game winning streak, while ECSU has won seven straight games.

Admission is free to the general public.

N.C. State vs. Elizabeth City State
[Sunday, 2 p.m., Reynolds Coliseum]
WKNC-FM 88.1.
Records: NCSU 7-6; ECSU 7-2.
Coaches’ records — NCSU: Kellie Harper 122-85, 27-20 at NCSU; ECSU: Alico Dunk 26-12 at ECSU.
Leading scorers — NCSU: Bonae Holston 14.2; ECSU: Kenyatta Gill 14.3.
Leading rebounders — NCSU: Bonae Holston 8.3; ECSU: Stephanie Harper 7.7.
Assist leaders — NCSU: Amber White 3.5; ECSU: Kenyatta Gill 2.9.

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