RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Braxton Beverly scored all his 10 points in the second half and forced a Harvard turnover in the closing seconds to help N.C. State beat the Crimson 78-77 on Sunday night in the second round of the NIT.
The No. 2 seed Wolfpack plays fifth-seeded Lipscomb in the quarterfinals Wednesday.
CJ Bryce had 16 points, Devon Daniels 14 and Markell Johnson scored 13 for N.C. State (24-11). Torin Dorn added 10 points and eight rebounds.