Purdue and NC State Collide in Epic Final Four Showdown

Purdue and NC State Collide in Epic Final Four Showdown
Purdue and NC State Collide in Epic Final Four Showdown

Purdue vs. NC State in the 2024 NCAA Tournament Final Four

After decades of absence, Purdue University's basketball team, led by star center Zach Edey, has reached the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament. They face off against the underdog NC State Wolfpack on Saturday, April 6th.

Game Details

  • Date: Saturday, April 6th
  • Time: 6:09 p.m. ET
  • Location: State Farm Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

Broadcast Information

  • TV: TBS or TNT
  • Online: March Madness Live or Max
  • Radio: Purdue Global Radio Network or Westwood One Sports


  • Purdue Boilermakers (Midwest Region #1, 33-4)
  • NC State Wolfpack (South Region #11, 26-14)

Betting Odds

  • Purdue is a 9-point favorite.
  • The over/under for the game is 146.


Purdue enters the Final Four as the top seed from the Midwest Region. They have been dominant throughout the tournament, winning their first three games by an average of 15 points. Edey has been a force in the post, averaging 23 points and 12 rebounds per game.

NC State, meanwhile, has been the surprise team of the tournament. The 11th seed from the South Region, they have upset several higher-seeded teams to reach the Final Four. Guard Terquavion Smith has been their leading scorer, averaging 18 points per game.

This matchup is sure to be an exciting one, with both teams having the potential to make a run to the National Championship. Purdue will look to use their size and experience to their advantage, while NC State will rely on their quickness and outside shooting.

newsid: awznd77zug1n827

Related stories
2 hours ago - The Green Bay Packers prioritize safety, linebacker, offensive line, offensive tackle, cornerback, and running back positions in the 2024 NFL draft.
1 day ago - Oklahoma's spring game highlights Deion Burks' explosiveness, the offensive line's potential, the pass rush's promise, Jackson Arnold's strengths and weaknesses, and the running game's possibilities.
2 days ago - The 2024 NFL Mock Draft p
2 days ago - UConn freshman guard Stephon Castle, ranked No. 9 by ESPN, declares for the 2024 NBA draft.
3 days ago - Caleb Williams, Jayden Daniels, and Drake Maye are projected to be the top quarterbacks drafted, while Kedon Slovis and Jordan Travis are expected to go undrafted.
Other stories
2 minutes ago - Tiger Woods' virtual golf league TGL adds three top players: Max Homa, Tom Kim, and Kevin Kisner.
5 minutes ago - The Steelers' free agency acquisitions have filled roster holes, giving them flexibility in the upcoming draft.
6 minutes ago - Dommaraju Gukesh has qualified to challenge reigning World Champion Ding Liren for the title, making him the youngest contender in history.
8 minutes ago - Patriots owner Robert Kraft withdraws support from Columbia University over antisemitism concerns.
26 minutes ago - Twenty-three Chinese swimmers tested positive for a banned substance but were not punished due to traces found in their hotel, a decision upheld by WADA.