That was the lifecycle of N.C. State's Division I existence. In that 10-year span, though, things moved rapidly: The Wolfpack went to its first -- and only -- NCAA Tournament in just its seventh varsity season and removed itself from top-level competition just three years after that.
— The Division I Unforgotten: NC State. I didn't know Tesh played on the lacrosse team, but that's awesome. I have the NBA on NBC theme stuck in my head now.