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Jones, No. 9 Cardinals beat No. 4 Wolfpack 66-59 in ACC

Jazmine Jones scored 19 points to help ninth-ranked Louisville beat fourth-ranked North Carolina State 66-59 in a matchup of the ACC’s top two teams.
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Mar 25, 2018; Lexington, KY, USA; The Louisville Cardinals mascot performs during the second half against the Oregon State Beavers in the championship game of the Lexington regional of the women's basketball 2018 NCAA Tournament at Rupp Arena. Louisville defeated Oregon State 76-43. Mandatory Credit: Jamie Rhodes-USA TODAY Sports

RALEIGH, N.C. — Jazmine Jones scored 19 points to help ninth-ranked Louisville beat fourth-ranked North Carolina State 66-59 in a matchup of the Atlantic Coast Conference’s top two teams.

Kylee Shook added 10 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocks to lead the Cardinals' strong defensive effort. 

Louisville shot 48%. N.C. State shot 32% and made 5 of 20 3-pointers. Top North Carolina State scorer Elissa Cunane had 10 points but made 1 of 12 shots. 

Kayla Jones scored 17 points to lead the Wolfpack, who began the night with a one-game lead in the ACC standings.

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