Jimmy V's old team tops UConn; No. 15 Georgetown rolls
North Carolina State is synonymous with the late Jim Valvano, the fast-talking New York coach who led the Wolfpack to the NCAA basketball title in 1983 before dying of cancer a decade later.
Tuesday night, Valvano's old Wolfpack beat Connecticut, 69-65, in ESPN's annual Jimmy V Classic to raise money for cancer research.
Forward C.J. Leslie and guard Lorenzo Brown led the Wolfpack with...