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Just when it appeared NC State's season might have a chance to get back on track with a win over Wake Forest, the Pack was dealt a devastating blow. Cory and Miles discuss Devon Daniels' season-ending injury and the impact it leaves for the program.

Which players need to step up the most? Will Kevin Keatts need to move to a more inside-out approach? Can the freshmen grow up quick enough to lead the offense? How difficult of a task will it be going against the Syracuse and Virginia defenses to start out?