June 13, 2003
My, What a Big Mascot You Have
North Carolina State University's new 28-foot-high statue of its wolf-pack mascot has the booster club howling with glee over the latest campus landmark.
Not only are the sculpted wolves standing guard at the newly renovated Carter-Finley Stadium, but they are also part of a novel fund-raising concept. Sales of reproductions of each of the six wolves in the "Wolf Turf" sculpture are expected to earn the university close to $3-million by the end of the campaign, says Jay Wisse, of