North Carolina State University

Location: Raleigh, NC
Founded: 1887
Primary Athletic Conference: Atlantic Coast Conference
Nickname: Wolfpack
Colors: NC STATE RED, NC STATE WHITE
Mascot Name: Mr. Wuf
Institution Website: www.Ncsu.edu
Famous Alumni: Zach Galifianakis (Comedian) John Edwards (Politician) Russell Wilson (NFL) Scotty McCreery (Singer) Spud Webb (NBA) Jill Wagner (Actress)
Fun Fact: The University has had five official names since being founded in 1887. Pink and Blue were the original school colors adopted from an early literary society on campus. The nickname “Wolfpack” was first used in reference to the football team when a l