Georgia Tech Falls 45-28 to Wolfpack - Recap
Russell Wilson's 368-yard performance through the air was the key in North Carolina State's 45-28 win over Georgia Tech on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Wolfpack were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 8 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 60.5.
Dean Haynes rushed for 75 yards, while Mustafa Greene added 68 yards in the win. Owen Spencer and Jarvis Williams added 69 and 46 receiving yards respectively.
Joshua Nesbitt rushed for 95 yards for Georgia Tech, while B.J. Bostic added 51 yards. Joshua Nesbitt threw for 116 yards for the Yellow Jackets, while receivers Anthony Allen and Tyler Melton had 50 and 39 yards respectively.
Georgia Tech was outgained by North Carolina State 527-363 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-15 by the Wolfpack.
Georgia Tech lost the time of possession battle 33:14/26:46, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, North Carolina State takes its act home to face Virginia Tech looking for another win. For Georgia Tech, they head on the road to face Wake Forest.