North Carolina State Defeats Florida State 28-24 - Recap
The Wolfpack were Week 9 winners on Thursday, coming out on top of the Seminoles by a score of 28-24 at Carter-Finley Stadium.
North Carolina State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 59.5.
Russell Wilson completed 18 of 28 pass attempts for 178 yards for the Wolfpack in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Seminoles defense.
Ty Jones rushed for 108 yards for Florida State, while Chris Thompson added 39 yards. Christian Ponder threw for 196 yards for the Seminoles, while receivers Bert Reed and Willie Haulstead had 87 and 43 yards respectively.
North Carolina State lost the offensive yardage battle to Florida State 373-367 yards in Thursday's game. North Carolina State had more first downs as that total ended up 23-15.
The time of possession battle favored North Carolina State as their offense was on the field for 32:58, longer than the 27:02 of their opponents.
North Carolina State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Clemson. Florida State will aim to get back on the winning track vs North Carolina.