Seminoles Down North Carolina State 34-0 - Match Report
|Seminoles Down North Carolina State 34-0 - Match Report|
EJ Manuel led the way with 321 passing yards on Saturday as the Seminoles picked up a 34-0 victory over the Wolfpack at Doak Campbell Stadium.
Florida State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 18.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Jermaine Thomas rushed for 48 yards, while Lonnie Pryor added 26 yards in the win. Greg Dent and Kenny Shaw added 70 and 57 receiving yards respectively.
James Washington rushed for 35 yards for North Carolina State, while Tony Creecy added 27 yards. Mike Glennon threw for 130 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers T.J. Graham and Tobias Palmer had 39 and 35 yards respectively.
North Carolina State lost the offensive yardage battle to Florida State 444-166 yards in Saturday's game. Florida State had more first downs as that total ended up 23-12.
North Carolina State lost the time of possession battle 32:21/27:39, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Florida State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Boston College. North Carolina State will aim to get back on the winning track vs North Carolina.