NOTES: Howell Cleans The Glass

Here are some postgame notes from NC State's 83-70 win over Georgia Tech in PNC Arena.

• The 83-70 victory over Georgia Tech was NC State's ninth consecutive victory overall and 10th straight home win.

• Lorenzo Brown, who had a game-high 21 points and 10 assists, had his fourth double-digit assist total of the season and his second double-double. It was his fourth overall double-double of his career.

• Scott Wood, who scored 20 points, had four 3-pointers in the game. Over the last two seasons, NC State is 20-2 when Wood has four or more baskets from behind the arc.

• Wood now has 269 career 3-pointers, moving past former Duke All-American Kyle Singler into 14th place in ACC history.

• C.J. Leslie, who scored 19 points, had his 11th straight double-figure scoring game and his 14th in 15 games this season.

• Richard Howell had a game-high 12 rebounds. NC State is 20-5 the last two seasons when Howell hits double-figure rebounds.

• The Wolfpack, the nation's top shooting team, shot 56 percent from the field in the second half and 50.9 percent from the field in the game.

• NC State is now 9-4 in ACC home openers since moving to PNC Arena for the 1999-2000 season.

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