Warren scores 34, NC State routs Wake 82-67
ACC scoring leader T.J. Warren had a career-high 34 points and 10 rebounds to lead North Carolina State past Wake Forest 82-67 on Tuesday night.
Ralston Turner added 16 points while Warren, who entered averaging 22.6 points, had that by halftime and finished 15 of 26 with a career-high-tying three 3-pointers for the Wolfpack (16-8, 6-5), who have won five of six.
N.C. State reeled off 12 straight points midway through the second half and cruised from there to its ninth straight home win in the series.
Codi Miller-McIntyre had 15 points in his return from an injury for the Demon Deacons (14-10, 4-7).
They went scoreless for nearly 5 minutes during N.C. State's game-breaking run, lost their fourth straight and fell to 2-29 in ACC road games under fourth-year coach Jeff Bzdelik.
N.C. State scored 23 points off Wake Forest's 14 turnovers.
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