N.C. State's head coach Mark Gottfried watch as Abdul-Malik Abu (0) works out during N.C. State's open practice for the second round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. Wednesday, March 18, 2015.
N.C. State's head coach Mark Gottfried watch as Abdul-Malik Abu (0) works out during N.C. State's open practice for the second round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
N.C. State's head coach Mark Gottfried watch as Abdul-Malik Abu (0) works out during N.C. State's open practice for the second round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com

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