NC State powers to upset of No. 12 LSU, 89-79 foxsports Dec 20, 2013 at 9:33p ET Markeisha Gatling and Kody Burke each scored 25 points to lead North Carolina State to an 89-79 win over No. 12 Louisiana State Friday night. Article continues below ... Gatling shot 11 of 13 from the field and grabbed eight rebounds, six off the offensive glass, to lead the Wolfpack (11-1) to its first win over a ranked opponent since a 76-69 win over No.19 Florida State on Valentine’s Day. Burke drilled three straight jumpers to help NC State to a 12-6 lead to start the game, but the Lady Tigers clawed their way back into the game, taking a lead on a Theresa Plaisance 3-pointer with 9:44 left in the game. Gatling’s layup with 8:01 left sparked an 11-1 run that put the Wolfpack back in the lead for good. Plaisance finished with 18 points off the bench to lead LSU (9-2). Jeanne Kenney added another 17 points.