Omer Yurtseven scored a career-high 29 points, and North Carolina State held on to beat No. 19 Clemson 78-77 on Thursday night after Gabe DeVoe missed the third of three free throws with 0.2 seconds left that would have forced overtime.
Allerik Freeman scored 14 points for the host Wolfpack (12-5, 2-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who blew most of a 12-point lead with 90 seconds remaining but held on to claim their second home win over a Top 25 opponent in six nights after knocking off then-No. 2 Duke on Saturday night.
Marcquise Reed scored 17 points for the Tigers (14-2, 3-1), who had won 10 in a row.
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