N.C. State University

Location: Raleigh, N.C.

Type: four-year, public

Year founded: 1887

Total enrollment (fall 2013): 34,009

Undergraduate enrollment (fall 2013): 24,536

Undergraduate applicants (fall 2013): 25,542

Acceptance rate: 46 percent

Graduation rate (after four years, 2013): 41

In-state undergraduate tuition and fees (2014-15): $4,148.21

Sports nickname: Wolfpack

Website: www.ncsu.edu

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New coach steps up for UNC diving team

When North Carolina diving coach Kevin Lawrence retired in 2012 after accepting an assignment with the Peace Corps, New Mexico coach Abel Sanchez applied for the job — only to fall short of receiving the position ultimately filled by N.C. State’s Jenny Johansen.

Tar Heels headed onward to Omaha

Junior ace pitcher Kent Emanuel was the last man on the mound in the top-seeded North Carolina baseball team’s 5-4 victory against South Carolina Tuesday — the one that sent the team to the College World Series.