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Wolfpack Baseball Team Up To No. 12 In Rankings

Posted March 31, 2003 1:17 a.m. EST

— With two victories over then-No. 10-ranked Clemson last weekend, the North Carolina State baseball team moved up four spots in the Collegiate Baseball poll -- from 16th to No. 12.

This is the third week in a row that

Collegiate Baseball

has ranked N.C. State in its national poll.

The latest rankings were released Monday.

N.C. State, 23-7 overall and 4-2 in the Atlantic Coast Conference, was last ranked as high as 12th on May 5, 1997, when

Collegiate Baseball

had the Wolfpack ranked ninth.


Baseball America


USA Today Sports Weekly

polls will come out later on Monday.

A week ago,

Baseball America

had N.C. State 17th, and

Sports Weekly

had the Wolfpack No. 21.