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On Wednesday evening, NC State's 2018-19 season came to a halt as the Wolfpack's final shot fell short in the NIT Quarterfinals. State wrapped up a 24-12 season with a NIT run despite falling short for the NCAA Tournament, but heads into the offseason with a lot to look forward to for next year.

What happened in the loss to Lipscomb? What was the biggest factor in NC State missing the Big Dance? What does the future hold for the Pack after the 24-win season?