February 13, 2007

Baciu enjoying big junior season

One of NC State's top targets in the junior class is expected to be Catalin Baciu, a 7-foot-1 center from Romania playing at Veritas Christian Academy in Asheville, N.C.

Baciu, who has the nickname "Bo Bo," has made headlines this season by posting some huge numbers against top-level competition. He scored 25 points and 14 rebounds against national power Oak Hill Academy and had 26 points and 15 rebounds against South Kent Prep.

"We are really happy with how well he has played," Veritas head coach John Jordan said. "Against South Kent he kept laying people out.


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