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NC State 73, Boston College 72: A Giftastic Recap

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Boston College comes to PNC Arena in an attempt to break their winless streak:

Things start out well with Abu beating Boston College single-handedly, 9-4 at the first TV timeout:

Then Boston College starts making more baskets and State starts missing a few:

BC takes the lead with 10 minutes to go in the first half:

State only scores 2 points in the next 7 minutes as BC takes a 13-point lead:

State ‘rallies’ to go into halftime only down 4:

BC stretches the lead back out to 7 in the second half:

State claws back several times to tie or within 1 and has several chances to take the lead but instead:

The Eagles lead by 7 with 5 minutes to go:

Back-to-back 3s by Caleb Martin and Maverick Rowan make it 67-66 with 3 to go:

Rowan hits another 3 to put State up 2 with 2 to go!

But Eli Carter ties it immediately:

Cat hits two FTs to put State back up 2 with 1:30 to go:

Boston College refuses to die and ties it again at 71:

The most ridiculous sequence ends up with Boston College making a FT to go up 1 with 14 seconds to go:

NC State’s last shot attempt is madness and ends up with State getting the ball out of bounds with 1 second to go, Jesus take the wheel, please:

Caleb Martin finds Maverick Rowan with the layup and win as time expires, 73-72:

Our Ben Swain when the quest for Double Perfection remains intact: