Of all the bubble teams playing Saturday, N.C. State may be the one who’s the most relaxed.
How many teams get to earn a crucial quarterfinal win, then play a game against a rival with a starter injured in a game that can only help your at-large profile? (That’s a redundant question, just FYI.)
When the Wolfpack (22-11) face ACC tournament top seed North Carolina, the Heels probably won’t have power forward John Henson, who suffered a sprained wrist (or maybe worse) during their Thursday win against Maryland. That should give NC State a little confidence.
But knowing that their NCAA tournament résumé is in great shape entering the game is even better.This video is no longer available. Click here to watch more NBC Sports videos!
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