Recap - Wolfpack Defeat Maryland 20-18
|Recap - Wolfpack Defeat Maryland 20-18|
Mike Glennon threw for 307 yards to lead the Wolfpack over Maryland 20-18 on Saturday in Week 8 action at Byrd Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Wolfpack were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 4. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 44.5.
Tony Creecy rushed for 35 yards, while Shadrach Thornton added 21 yards in the win. Bryan Underwood and Quintin Payton added 134 and 51 receiving yards respectively.
Wes Brown rushed for 121 yards for Maryland, while Devin Burns added 50 yards. Perry Hills threw for 159 yards for the Terrapins, while receivers Marcus Leak and Stefon Diggs had 94 and 61 yards respectively.
North Carolina State was outgained by Maryland 462-347 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-17 by the Terrapins.
The time of possession battle favored Maryland as their offense was on the field for 35:14, longer than the 24:46 of their opponents.
Next game, North Carolina State takes its act on the road to face North Carolina looking for another win. For Maryland, they head on the road to face Boston College.