Originally posted on Fox Sports Carolinas
By LAUREN BROWNLOW  |  Last updated 12/5/13
RALEIGH, N.C. T.J. Warren will to have to carry the scoring load for North Carolina State to be competitive this season. Fortunately for the Wolfpack, Warren is an elite scorer. Unfortunately, though, hes gotten off to some slow starts in the past few games, and at times his team has struggled early as a result. Even after posting a pair of 30-point efforts in his last two games (both wins), Warren was still asked afterwards about the quiet starts. So when he started fast in N.C. State's 69-48 win over Northwestern on Wednesday night, he made sure he wouldnt have to get that question again. "I think it was because everyone asked questions about why T.J. didnt start earlier, so T.J. decided to start earlier today," senior center Jordan Vandenberg quipped after the game. "He's very self-motivated, and that really helped him out today. It helped us out today. Im pretty sure he was scoring half our teams points for most of the day." With age comes wisdom, and Vandenberg has been around...
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