Halftime Report

Only one more half stands between North Carolina State and the win they were favored to collect coming into this afternoon. They have a bit of a cushion as they currently lead Boston College 38-26.

If North Carolina State keeps playing like this, they'll bump their record up to 17-10 in no time. On the other hand, Boston College will have to make due with a 15-12 record unless they turn things around (and fast).

Who's Playing

Boston College Eagles @ North Carolina State Wolfpack

Current Records: Boston College 15-11, North Carolina State 16-10

How To Watch

  • When: Saturday, February 24, 2024 at 2 p.m. ET
  • Where: PNC Arena -- Raleigh, North Carolina
  • TV: ACC Network
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Ticket Cost: $20.00

What to Know

We've got another exciting ACC matchup on schedule as the Boston College Eagles and the North Carolina State Wolfpack are set to tip at 2:00 p.m. ET on February 24th at PNC Arena. Given that the pair suffered a loss in their last game, they both have a little extra motivation heading into this match.

While it was all tied up 43-43 at halftime, Boston College was not quite the Seminoles' equal in the second half on Tuesday. The Eagles fell 84-76 to the Seminoles.

Even though the team lost, they still had their share of impressive performances. One of the best came from Jaeden Zackery, who scored 19 points along with two steals. Quinten Post was another key contributor, scoring 15 points along with seven rebounds and five assists.

Meanwhile, the point spread may have favored North Carolina State last Tuesday, but the final result did not. They fell to the Orange 87-83. North Carolina State has struggled against the Orange recently, as their matchup on Tuesday was their seventh consecutive lost matchup.

Like Boston College, North Carolina State lost despite seeing results from several players. DJ Horne led the charge by going 6 for 8 from beyond the arc en route to 32 points and 0 assists. That was a full 38.6% of North Carolina State's points, marking the fourth time in a row he's earned more than a third of the team's points. The team also got some help courtesy of Ben Middlebrooks, who dropped a double-double on 12 points and ten rebounds.

The Eagles' defeat dropped their record down to 15-11. As for the Wolfpack, they have been struggling recently as they've lost three of their last four matches, which put a noticeable dent in their 16-10 record this season.

Fans should be in for an exciting game on Saturday as the two teams are among the highest scoring teams in the league right now. Boston College hasn't had any problem running up the score this season, having averaged 76.2 points per game. However, it's not like North Carolina State struggles in that department as they've been averaging 75.8 points per game. With both teams so easily able to put up points, the only question left is who can run the score up higher.

Boston College is hoping to beat the odds on Saturday, as the experts think they're headed for a loss. For those looking to play the spread, watch out: Boston College is playing as the underdog, but their 2-7-1 record against the spread as such isn't exactly encouraging.


North Carolina State is a 4.5-point favorite against Boston College, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Wolfpack as a 5-point favorite.

The over/under is 149.5 points.

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Series History

North Carolina State has won 7 out of their last 10 games against Boston College.

  • Dec 02, 2023 - North Carolina State 84 vs. Boston College 78
  • Feb 11, 2023 - North Carolina State 92 vs. Boston College 62
  • Feb 23, 2022 - Boston College 69 vs. North Carolina State 61
  • Feb 06, 2021 - North Carolina State 81 vs. Boston College 65
  • Dec 30, 2020 - North Carolina State 79 vs. Boston College 76
  • Feb 16, 2020 - Boston College 71 vs. North Carolina State 68
  • Mar 09, 2019 - North Carolina State 73 vs. Boston College 47
  • Feb 20, 2019 - North Carolina State 89 vs. Boston College 80
  • Mar 07, 2018 - Boston College 91 vs. North Carolina State 87
  • Feb 20, 2018 - North Carolina State 82 vs. Boston College 66