HOFSTRA
27-8
78
TF 10
FINAL
End
2nd
ESP2
Tue Mar. 19
7:00pm
BONUS
84
TF 6
ML: +358
NCST -9, O/U 163.5
ML: -481
HOFSTRA
NCST

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Johnson scores 26 to lift NC State past Hofstra 84-78 in NIT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Markell Johnson had 26 points as North Carolina State defeated Hofstra 84-78 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night.

Torin Dorn had 19 points and nine rebounds for North Carolina State (23-11). C.J. Bryce added 18 points and 11 rebounds. Devon Daniels had six rebounds for the home team.

Justin Wright-Foreman had 29 points and six rebounds for the Pride (27-8). Jacquil Taylor added 14 points and four blocks. Desure Buie had 13 points.

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Key Players
J. Wright-Foreman
T. Dorn
28.2 Min. Per Game 28.2
13.4 Pts. Per Game 13.4
1.3 Ast. Per Game 1.3
7.1 Reb. Per Game 7.1
51.1 Field Goal % 47.5
42.5 Three Point % 30.1
86.4 Free Throw % 58.3
+ 1 Markell Johnson made 2nd of 2 free throws 7.0
+ 1 Markell Johnson made 2nd of 2 free throws 7.0
  Markell Johnson missed 1st of 2 free throws 7.0
  Personal foul on Jacquil Taylor 7.0
  Defensive rebound by Markell Johnson 7.0
  Jalen Ray missed 3-pt. jump shot 8.0
+ 1 Markell Johnson made free throw 19.0
  Shooting foul on Jacquil Taylor 19.0
+ 2 Markell Johnson made layup 19.0
+ 2 Jacquil Taylor made layup 41.0
  Offensive rebound by Jacquil Taylor 44.0
Team Stats
Points 78 84
Field Goals 27-65 (41.5%) 33-75 (44.0%)
3-Pointers 7-26 (26.9%) 6-23 (26.1%)
Free Throws 17-19 (89.5%) 12-16 (75.0%)
Total Rebounds 32 49
Offensive 8 18
Defensive 21 27
Team 3 4
Assists 16 13
Steals 7 2
Blocks 6 4
Turnovers 9 11
Fouls 18 14
Technicals 0 1
29 PTS, 6 REB, 5 AST
26 PTS, 7 REB, 5 AST
12T
away team logo 7 Hofstra 27-8 423678
home team logo 2 NC State 23-11 394584
Team Stats
away team logo 7 Hofstra 27-8 83.4 PPG 35 RPG 14.1 APG
home team logo 2 NC State 23-11 80.1 PPG 42.4 RPG 15.0 APG
Key Players
3
J. Wright-Foreman G 27.1 PPG 4.0 RPG 2.9 APG 51.1 FG%
11
M. Johnson G 12.6 PPG 2.6 RPG 4.2 APG 48.8 FG%
Top Scorers
J. Wright-Foreman G 29 PTS 6 REB 5 AST
M. Johnson G 26 PTS 7 REB 5 AST
41.5 FG% 44.0
26.9 3PT FG% 26.1
89.5 FT% 75.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Wright-Foreman 29 6 5 9/18 2/7 9/9 3 39 1 1 3 2 4
J. Taylor 14 8 1 6/10 0/0 2/2 3 34 0 4 0 4 4
D. Buie 13 4 5 5/11 1/4 2/3 2 39 2 0 2 1 3
T. Coburn 8 4 1 2/7 2/6 2/3 0 29 1 0 0 0 4
E. Pemberton 2 3 0 1/4 0/2 0/0 4 19 1 0 3 0 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Wright-Foreman 29 6 5 9/18 2/7 9/9 3 39 1 1 3 2 4
J. Taylor 14 8 1 6/10 0/0 2/2 3 34 0 4 0 4 4
D. Buie 13 4 5 5/11 1/4 2/3 2 39 2 0 2 1 3
T. Coburn 8 4 1 2/7 2/6 2/3 0 29 1 0 0 0 4
E. Pemberton 2 3 0 1/4 0/2 0/0 4 19 1 0 3 0 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Ray 10 4 4 3/13 2/7 2/2 2 27 1 1 0 1 3
D. Dwyer 2 0 0 1/1 0/0 0/0 2 6 1 0 1 0 0
S. Trueheart 0 0 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 7 0 0 0 0 0
K. Wormley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Klementowicz - - - - - - - - - - - - -
I. Kante - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Radovic - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Schutte - - - - - - - - - - - - -
H. Hughes - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 78 29 16 27/65 7/26 17/19 18 200 7 6 9 8 21
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Johnson 26 7 5 9/16 3/7 5/6 4 26 0 0 3 2 5
T. Dorn 19 9 1 9/17 0/0 1/1 0 31 1 0 3 2 7
C. Bryce 18 11 2 8/20 1/6 1/1 3 35 0 0 2 8 3
B. Beverly 9 2 4 4/10 1/6 0/0 1 32 0 1 0 0 2
W. Walker 1 5 0 0/1 0/1 1/2 1 16 0 2 0 2 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Johnson 26 7 5 9/16 3/7 5/6 4 26 0 0 3 2 5
T. Dorn 19 9 1 9/17 0/0 1/1 0 31 1 0 3 2 7
C. Bryce 18 11 2 8/20 1/6 1/1 3 35 0 0 2 8 3
B. Beverly 9 2 4 4/10 1/6 0/0 1 32 0 1 0 0 2
W. Walker 1 5 0 0/1 0/1 1/2 1 16 0 2 0 2 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Daniels 6 6 0 2/6 1/1 1/2 2 25 1 0 0 1 5
D. Funderburk 5 4 0 1/5 0/2 3/4 1 25 0 1 1 3 1
E. Lockett 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0
B. Harris 0 1 1 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1
J. Hellems 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
M. Bates - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 84 45 13 33/75 6/23 12/16 14 200 2 4 11 18 27