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Arizona 76 vs. North Carolina State 74 Recap

Nic Wise ran the length of the court and made a layup to beat the Wolfpack 76-74 on Tuesday night.  This is the second game in a row that Nic Wise has won the game on a final shot with 1 second left in the game.  This comes as Arizona's biggest win of the season after struggling through sub-par schedule.  NC State was 8-2 coming into the game beating opponents such as Auburn and Marquette. 


Arizona blew an 8 point lead with 53 seconds left allowing the Wolfpack to hit two 3 pointers and converted on a 3 point play.  Arizona missed 4 free throws in the last 53 seconds to allow the Wolfpack to get back in it.  Derrick Williams had another monster night scoring 24 points on 10-17 shooting and made 4-7 free throws. He also had 6 rebounds. Nic Wise had 17 points while Horne scored 12.  Solomon Hill scored 11 points on the night as well.  Kyrl Natyazhko was again a non-factor.  He played 5 minutes and scored 1 point. The Cats are now 6-5 on the year.


Next up: BYU, December 28, 2009.