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The Kivett family on the sidelines at the 2022 ACC tournament

Mar 20, 2024

Ecstatic — Yet Subdued — Family Celebration

The Kivetts of Lewisville, North Carolina, have five NC State degrees and almost 100 years of volunteering at the Atlantic Coast Conference men’s basketball tournament between them. None of them, however, had ever seen the Wolfpack win an ACC men’s title — until now. 

NC State's men's basketball team earns its ACC Championship trophy on stage after the game

Mar 20, 2024

Spring-breaking for a Championship

The NC State men’s basketball team won its 11th Atlantic Coast Conference tournament championship in Washington, D.C., by winning a remarkable five games in a row for its first title since 1987. It was music to everyone’s ears. 

Nov 16, 2023

Debbie Antonelli, Women’s Basketball Hall of Famer and Alumna, Will Address 2023 Graduates

NC State will celebrate the class of 2023 during its fall commencement ceremony at PNC Arena on Saturday, Dec. 16. Debbie Antonelli, a two-time Emmy Award-winning basketball analyst and NC State alumna, will deliver the commencement address. 

Apr 13, 2023

Former Player Palmateer Tapped To Lead Yow Cancer Fund

Jenny Palmateer spent much of her playing and coaching career learning from her life-long mentor. Palmateer has been named the CEO of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund, becoming the first former Wolfpack player to lead the charity named for the late coach. 

Apr 6, 2023

Valvano Elected to Hoop HOF

Jim Valvano, the legendary coach who led NC State to a pair of ACC titles and the memorable 1983 NCAA championship, was elected as a contributor to the Hall of Fame, joining three other NC State legends: men’s basketball coach Everett Case, player David Thompson and women’s coach Kay Yow. 

Jalen Latta holding a basketball with Mr and Ms Wuf in the background

Apr 3, 2023

Full Court, Full Circle

Jalen Latta will leave NC State in May with two degrees and three ACC championship rings, thanks to his time as a manager for the women’s basketball team. His success story also intersects with the 1983 Wolfpack men’s NCAA title team – with one key assist connected to a member of that legendary squad. 

Mar 9, 2021

Campus History Series: Basketball at NC State

Alumni Tim Peeler and Roger Winstead recount the traditions and innovations that shaped Wolfpack basketball. 

Feb 12, 2021

A Privette Affair: A Wolfpack Love Story

A historic moment in PNC Arena brought together State Mates Will and Ashley Privette.