North Carolina State Defeats Boston College 44-17 - Recap
|North Carolina State Defeats Boston College 44-17 - Recap|
Russell Wilson led the way with 328 passing yards on Saturday as the Wolfpack picked up a 44-17 victory over the Eagles at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Wolfpack were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 9.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 47.5.
Russell Wilson rushed for 45 yards, while Dean Haynes added 14 yards in the win. Owen Spencer and Jarvis Williams added 70 and 65 receiving yards respectively.
Montel Harris rushed for 53 yards for Boston College, while Sterlin Phifer added 31 yards. Dave Shinskie threw for 89 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Alex Amidon and Bobby Swigert had 102 and 29 yards respectively.
Boston College lost the offensive yardage battle to North Carolina State 422-272 yards in Saturday's game. North Carolina State had more first downs as that total ended up 26-12.
The time of possession battle favored North Carolina State as their offense was on the field for 35:46, longer than the 24:14 of their opponents.
Next game, North Carolina State takes its act on the road to face East Carolina looking for another win. For Boston College, they head on the road to face Florida State.