Italee Lucas scored 14 points and No. 19 North Carolina snapped a four-game losing streak by beating Clemson 78-64 on Thursday in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference women's basketball tournament.
In a season that will mark the 30th anniversary of Jimmy Valvano's Cardiac Pack's run to the 1983 national championship, NC State will take on Connecticut on Monday, Dec. 4, in the Jimmy V Classic at New York's famed Madison Square Garden.
High Point, the No. 3 seed advances to the Semifinals for the fifth consecutive year and will play No. 2 seed Winthrop, Thursday night at 6 p.m. live on ESPNU from the Justice Center in Asheville, N.C.