The festivities featured some memorable moments, including head coach Mark Gottfried "sparring" with special guest Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder, the WBC world heavyweight boxing champion.
Gottfried came out in a boxer's robe and even went shirtless in the "showdown."
Mark Gottfried sparring with Deontay Wilder (video saved FOREVER) 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/eKmDBTFZb4— Mark Armstrong (@ArmstrongABC11) October 22, 2016
The night culminated with a 20-minute scrimmage where fans got to see prized point guard Dennis Smith Jr, top transfer Torin Dorn, and Turkish big man Omar Yurtseven among others.
People may doubt us now, but we will prove them wrong. pic.twitter.com/CdQD7gvrpk— NC State Men's Bball (@PackMensBball) October 22, 2016
Check out the video above for highlights and interviews.
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