Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Brown bolting Wolfpack for draft; more to come?

RALEIGH, N.C. On Thursday, Lorenzo Brown confirmed what most observers close to North Carolina State's basketball program believed would happen for some time: He is leaving school a year early to chase the dream of playing in the NBA. Brown, who averaged 12.4 points and handed out an ACC-best 7.4 assists per game this season, is projected as a late first-round pick at best...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

NC State's Brown skipping final year, going to NBA

North Carolina State's Lorenzo Brown says he's ready to enter the NBA draft. The junior point guard held a news conference Thursday with coach Mark Gottfried to announce his plans to skip his final season with the Wolfpack. Gottfried says he spoke with representatives of about 15 to 20 NBA teams and believes that Brown can be a first-round pick. A second-team all-Atlantic...
Via AP on Fox
March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

AP source: NC State's Brown to enter NBA draft

North Carolina State junior point guard Lorenzo Brown will enter the NBA draft, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday night. The person said Brown has notified coach Mark Gottfried of his plans to skip his final season. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the school hasn't made an official announcement. A second-team all...
Via AP on Fox
March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Wolfpack's Lorenzo Brown out in front

RALEIGH, NC -- Saturday night wasn't exactly a typical night for North Carolina State's basketball team. The Wolfpack made another statement about the order of things along Tobacco Road, firmly planting their relevance smack dab into the middle of the lane Duke and North Carolina have traveled for decades. In one particular area, however, the Wolfpack jumped out in front...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
January 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Lorenzo Brown essential to NC State success

RALEIGH, N.C. -- North Carolina State is one of the top teams in the nation when Lorenzo Brown plays well. The media's main focus is on junior forward C.J. Leslie, and he certainly is an x-factor for the Wolfpack. But NCSU can survive games when Leslie doesn't play all that well as long as Brown does his thing. And lately, he's been doing it more consistently. The...
Via Fox Sports South
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

NC State to be 'conservative' with Brown

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...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

NC State's Brown to have knee surgery

North Carolina State says guard Lorenzo Brown will have surgery on his right knee Tuesday. School officials said Sunday that Brown will have the exploratory procedure to determine why he is having discomfort in the knee. The school does not have a timetable for his return and says it will provide an update following the surgery. Brown enters his junior season as one of the key...
Via Fox Sports
June 24, 2012  |  Discuss

College Basketball News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Manziel's GF wants her man to play

Cowboys to pursue Adrian Peterson?

Cal gets daughter's bday wrong

Carson: Career not worth concussions

Report: Gundy pursuing Florida job

Tiger hires new swing coach

WATCH: Jameis Winston shoves ref

Florida DL supports Will Muschamp with eye black

Jay Gruden: RG3 has been 'coddled'

LeBron: Love needs to 'demand' the ball

Bills-Jets game will be free admission

Pete Carroll: Lynch is 'our guy'

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.