2011–12 NC State Wolfpack men's basketball team

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2011–12 NC State Wolfpack men's basketball
North Carolina State University Athletic logo.svg
NCAA Tournament Midwest 11 Seed, Sweet Sixteen, Kansas, L 57-60
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches #20
2011–12 record 24–13 (9–7 ACC)
Head coach Mark Gottfried
Assistant coach Orlando Early
Assistant coach Bobby Lutz
Assistant coach Rob Moxley
Home arena PNC Arena
Seasons
« 2010–11 2012–13 »
2011–12 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#6 North Carolina 14 2   .875     32 6   .842
#14 Duke 13 3   .813     27 7   .794
#15 Florida State 12 4   .750     25 10   .714
Virginia 9 7   .563     22 10   .688
#20 NC State 9 7   .563     24 13   .649
Miami (FL) 9 7   .563     20 13   .606
Clemson 8 8   .500     16 15   .516
Maryland 6 10   .375     17 15   .531
Virginia Tech 4 12   .250     16 17   .485
Wake Forest 4 12   .250     13 18   .419
Georgia Tech 4 12   .250     11 20   .355
Boston College 4 12   .250     9 22   .290
2012 ACC Tournament winner
As of April 3, 2012; Rankings from Coaches Poll

The 2011–12 NC State Wolfpack men's basketball team represented NC State University in the 2011–12 men's college basketball season. The team was coached by Mark Gottfried and played its home games at the RBC Center in Raleigh, NC. The Wolfpack is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They finished with 24-13 in overall, 9-7 in ACC play, finished in 5th place. They were invited to the 2012 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament, where they beat Boston College in the first round and Virginia in the quarterfinals before falling to North Carolina in the semifinals. They were also invited to the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament, where they beat San Diego State in the second round and Georgetown in the third round before falling to Kansas in the Sweet Sixteen.

Class of 2011 Commits[edit]

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Tyler Harris
PF
Dix Hills, New York St. Benedict's Prep (NJ) 6 ft 7.5 in (2.02 m) 186 lb (84 kg) Nov 3, 2010 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports: N/A    ESPN grade: 92
Jaqawn Raymond
SG
Statesboro, Georgia Statesboro High School (GA) 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Mar 6, 2011 
Scout: N/A   Rivals: N/A   247Sports: N/A    ESPN grade: 87
Thomas De Thaey
PF
Dendermonde, Belgium Canarias Basketball Academy (CI) 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 235 lb (107 kg) May 18, 2011 
Scout: N/A   Rivals: N/A   247Sports: N/A    ESPN grade: 40
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: N/A   Rivals: N/A  ESPN: N/A
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

Roster[edit]

No. Position Year Player
0 United States C Jr DeShawn Painter
1 United States F Jr Richard Howell
2 United States G So Lorenzo Brown
3 Canada G GS Alex Johnson
5 United States F So C. J. Leslie
10 United States G Fr Jaqawn Raymond
13 Belgium F Fr Thomas de Thaey
14 Australia C Jr Jordan Vandenberg
15 United States F Jr Scott Wood
20 United States G Jr Jay Lewis
21 United States G Sr C. J. Williams
22 United States G So Ben Amos
25 United States F Sr Kendall Smith
30 United States G Fr Staats Battle
34 United States F Fr Tyler Harris

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Schedule and results[edit]

Date
Time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (Attendance)
City, State
Exhibition
November 7, 2011*
7:00pm
Flagler W 102–61 
RBC Center (N/A)
Raleigh, NC
Regular Season
November 11, 2011*
7:00pm
UNC Asheville W 84–75  1–0
RBC Center (12,441[2])
Raleigh, NC
November 13, 2011*
6:00pm, ESPN3
Morehead State W 91–61  2–0
RBC Center (10,082[2])
Raleigh, NC
November 16th, 2011*
7:00pm, ESPNU
Princeton W 60–58  3–0
RBC Center (12,140[2])
Raleigh, NC
November 19, 2011*
6:30pm, ESPN3
vs. #18 Vanderbilt
Legends Classic
L 79–86  3–1
Izod Center (N/A)
East Rutherford, NJ
November 21, 2011*
6:30pm, ESPN3
vs. Texas
Legends Classic
W 77–74  4–1
Izod Center (N/A)
East Rutherford, NJ
November 25, 2011*
7:00pm, ESPN3
Elon W 82–67  5–1
Reynolds Coliseum (7,315[3])
Raleigh, NC
November 30, 2011*
7:15pm, ESPN2
Indiana
ACC-Big Ten Challenge
L 75–86  5–2
RBC Center (16,597[4])
Raleigh, NC
December 4, 2011*
4:00pm, FSN
at Stanford L 72–76  5–3
Maples Pavilion (5,871[5])
Stanford, CA
December 11, 2011*
3:00pm, ESPN3
NC Central W 65–60  6–3
Reynolds Coliseum (4,018[6])
Raleigh, NC
December 17, 2011*
6:30pm, ESPN2
#1 Syracuse L 72–88  6–4
RBC Center (19,400)
Raleigh, NC
December 20, 2011*
7:00pm
vs. St. Bonaventure W 67–65  7–4
Blue Cross Arena (5,802)
Rochester, NY
December 22, 2011*
7:00pm, ESPN3
Northeastern W 88–59  8–4
RBC Center (11,652)
Raleigh, NC
December 29, 2011*
7:00pm, ESPN3
Campbell W 87–81  9–4
Reynolds Coliseum (7,734)
Raleigh, NC
December 31, 2011*
2:00pm, ESPN3
Western Carolina W 82–55  10–4
RBC Center (13,429)
Raleigh, NC
January 4, 2012*
7:00pm
Delaware State W 78–44  11–4
RBC Center (10,159)
Raleigh, NC
January 8, 2012
6:00pm, ESPNU
Maryland W 79–74  12–4 (1–0)
RBC Center (18,057)
Raleigh, NC
January 11, 2012
9:00pm, RSN
Georgia Tech L 71–82  12–5 (1–1)
RBC Center (14,072)
Raleigh, NC
January 14, 2012
1:00pm, RSN
at Wake Forest W 76–40  13–5 (2–1)
LJVM Coliseum (11,101)
Winston-Salem, NC
January 19, 2012
8:00pm, ACC Network
Boston College W 76–62  14–5 (3–1)
RBC Center (16,051)
Raleigh, NC
January 22, 2012
12:00pm, ACC Network
at Miami (FL) W 78–73  15–5 (4–1)
BankUnited Center (4,371)
Coral Gables, FL
January 26, 2012
7:00pm, ESPN
at #7 North Carolina
Carolina-State Rivalry
L 55–74  15–6 (4–2)
Smith Center (21,750)
Chapel Hill, NC
January 28, 2012
8:00pm, ESPN2
#19 Virginia L 60–61  15–7 (4–3)
RBC Center (17,027)
Raleigh, NC
February 1, 2012
8:00pm, RSN
at Boston College W 56–51  16–7 (5–3)
Conte Forum (3,611)
Chestnut Hill, MA
February 4, 2012
1:00pm, ACC Network
Wake Forest W 87–76  17–7 (6–3)
RBC Center (15,525)
Raleigh, NC
February 9, 2012
7:00pm, ESPNU
at Georgia Tech W 61–52  18–7 (7–3)
Phillips Arena (5,439)
Atlanta, GA
February 16, 2012
9:00pm, ACC Network
at #5 Duke L 73–78  18–8 (7–4)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
February 18, 2012
1:00pm, ACC Network
#20 Florida State L 62–76  18–9 (7–5)
RBC Center (17,547)
Raleigh, NC
February 21, 2012
8:00pm, ACC Network
#7 North Carolina L 74–86  18–10 (7–6)
RBC Center (19,710)
Raleigh, NC
February 25, 2012
2:30pm, ACC Network
at Clemson L 69–72  18–11 (7–7)
Littlejohn Coliseum (10,000)
Clemson, SC
February 29, 2012
9:00pm, RSN
Miami (FL) W 77–73  19–11 (8–7)
RBC Center (14,682)
Raleigh, NC
March 4, 2012
6:00pm, ESPNU
at Virginia Tech W 70–58  20–11 (9–7)
Cassell Coliseum (9,847)
Blacksburg, VA
2012 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament
March 8, 2012
2:00pm, ESPNU/ACC Network
vs. Boston College
First Round
W 78–57  21–11
Philips Arena (19,520)
Atlanta, GA
March 9, 2012
2:35pm, ESPN2/ACC Network
vs. Virginia
Quarterfinals
W 67–64  22–11
Philips Arena (19,520)
Atlanta, GA
March 10, 2012
1:00pm, ESPN/ACC Network
vs. #4 North Carolina
Semifinals
L 67–69  22–12
Philips Arena (19,520)
Atlanta, GA
2012 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament
March 16, 2012*
12:40pm, truTV
#(MW 11) vs. #22 (MW 6) San Diego State
Second Round
W 79–65  23–12
Nationwide Arena (17,030)
Columbus, OH
March 18, 2012*
12:15pm, CBS
#(MW 11) vs. #15 (MW 3) Georgetown
Third Round
W 66–63  24–12
Nationwide Arena (17,425)
Columbus, Ohio
March 23, 2012*
10:17pm, TBS
#(MW 11) vs. #6 (MW 2) Kansas
Sweet Sixteen
L 57-60  24-13
Edward Jones Dome (23,964)
St. Louis, MO
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time. (#) during NCAA Tournament is seed with Region.

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