Posted July 24, 2012 on AP on Fox
North Carolina State is headed overseas to get a jump start on its most highly anticipated season in quite a while. And the way coach Mark Gottfried sees it, if the Wolfpack's star point guard can't play during the team's upcoming 10-day trip to Spain, the rest of the team has a great opportunity to learn how to play without him. Gottfried said Tuesday that he's being ''really conservative'' with the injured Lorenzo Brown, who's recovering from knee surgery. Gottfried says Brown is ''not anywhere near 100 percent.'' The guard characterizes himself as between 75 and 80 percent healthy. ''Truthfully, the only objective I have is to have him healthy in October'' for the formal start of practice, Gottfried said. ''And if he ends up not playing, it helps (freshman guard Tyler Lewis), helps the other players. In other words, if we had to play without Lorenzo, how do we play? There's a question that needs to...
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RALEIGH, N.C.-- North Carolina State is headed overseas to get a jump start on its most highly anticipated season in quite a while. And the way coach Mark Gottfried sees it, if the Wolfpack's star point guard can't play during the team's upcoming 10-day trip to Spain, the rest of the team has a great opportunity to learn how to play without him. Gottfried said Tuesday...
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