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VIDEO: Dennis Smith Jr Season Highlights

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VIDEO: Dennis Smith Jr Season Highlights

How will Dennis Smith Jr be remembered? I honestly am not sure. I’m guessing a lot like JJ Hickson. People from NC State will want to claim him as their own if he succeeds in the NBA, but overall I think the expectations outweighed the reality and that kind of stung for people. Smith Jr was supposed to save the program. Even his own coach called him the best guard in the nation. Now, even if he was, I don’t think a coach should be spreading the praise on that thick, but it is what it is. It just goes as a reminder. Most real winning teams do not have freshman leaders, and their PG is not a high volume scorer. NC State had both, and look where it got them.

Now, we say that as NC State fans, but the truth is, Dennis Smith Jr is a crazy gifted basketball player. He is just young. He made moves this season that you only see from NBA all-stars make. The kid is going to be a success, Let’s take a look at this years greatest hits. is an independently run content site that exclusively covers NC State basketball and football. Started in late 2007 by two former students with the goal of integrating the latest in web content delivery into a Wolfpack sports site, free of charge to the user.



  1. Wolfer96

    March 3, 2017 at 8:06 pm

    Dennis we hardly knew ye. Wish you had a better coach because this season could have been very special. Good luck to you in the NBA and don’t forget to join TJ back in Raleigh during the breaks.

    • wolfpack74

      March 4, 2017 at 11:03 pm

      One and dones never comes back.

      • Wolfer96

        March 5, 2017 at 12:17 am

        Dennis may because he’s a local guy. JJ was from Georgia so it makes sense he doesn’t come back.

        • Wolfer96

          March 7, 2017 at 5:27 am

          Wrong post

  2. Wolfer96

    March 3, 2017 at 8:04 pm

    BTW, where is that little twerp that was always on here telling everyone they didn’t know about basketball? Haven’t heard from him since everything I had been saying about this team came true.

    • wolfpack74

      March 7, 2017 at 1:45 am

      Try “”. There a bunch of them on that website.

      • Wolfer96

        March 7, 2017 at 5:28 am

        I feel like the average age on that site may be too young. Too many brainwashed Wolfpackers who believe State should play 3rd fiddle to our neighbors. We have the money, the facilities, the location. Only thing missing is a good coach and the right administration. Yow doesn’t get a pass until she rights the men’s basketball program.

  3. Wolfer96

    March 3, 2017 at 8:02 pm

    They are alike in that they were both coached poorly. It wasn’t JJ’s fault that team chemistry took a dump. That was on Lowe for playing favorites and not integrating JJ better into the existing roster. Much like how Gott mismanaged his roster and had so many transfers over the years.

  4. wolfpack74

    March 3, 2017 at 6:45 pm

    Just like J.J. Hickson. J.J. who?

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