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NC State 75, Wake Forest 72: An ACC Tournament Giftastic Recap

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NC State and Wake Forest tip off to begin the 2016 ACC Tournament in Washington, DC:

Both teams for most of the first half:

Wake Forest is up 34-33 and State misses a shot with 15 seconds to go so maybe Wake will get the last shot, leaving Wake fans:

Except 3 Wake Forest players knock the rebound out of bounds, giving it back to State for the last shot, Wake fans:

And now that they get the last shot, State fans like:

But State fumbles the ball on a handoff, turning it over to Wake Forest with 5 seconds left, leaving State fans all:

And Wake fans all:

But Wake misses the shot at the buzzer and goes into halftime with a 1-point lead, leaving everyone at the Verizon Center like:

More slap fighting to continue most of the second half:

Late in the half, Maverick Rowan gets hot and keys a 7-point lead for State:

With State up 5 and less than a minute go, Rowan fouls Wilbekin on a 3, who makes all 3 FTs, leaving State fans all:

And Wake fans all:

With State nursing a 75-72 lead, Wake’s final possession:

NC State wins! State fans are all:

And Wake fans are all:

And everyone that watched that monstrosity is: