Wolfpack claw back to defeat Golden Eagles

Andre Brown rushed for 248 yards and two touchdowns on 32 carries to help lift the N.C. State Wolfpack to a 21-17 win over the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles on Saturday.

The Wolfpack were listed as 7-point favorites but failed to cover the spread in this one. The game’s final score fell UNDER the posted total (50).

Marcus Stone completed 10-of-26 passes for 128 yards, with a touchdown and two interceptions. Brian Clark had a touchdown reception, and what ended up being the game winning score.

Larry Thomas rushed for 61 yards and a TD, and QB Justin Almond completed 15-of-36 passes for 177 yards and a touchdown in the loss for the Golden Eagles.