NC State prepping for Paige's best shot
By the numbers, Marcus Paige is not having the same type of season he had for North Carolina a year ago.
The junior guard is scoring less, his shooting percentages are down and so are his assists.
To N.C. State, none of the above matters. The image of Paige pouring in 35 points in an 85-84 UNC win last Feb. 26 at PNC Arena is seared into the Wolfpack's collective memory.
Paige has carved his own legacy in the rivalry and will be treated as such by N.C. State in Wednesday's game in Raleigh.
N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried stopped short of saying he had nightmares about Paige, but he was... read more