Recap - Wolfpack Defeat North Carolina 29-25
The Tar Heels came up short against the Wolfpack in Week 12 action on Saturday, falling 29-25 at Kenan Stadium.
North Carolina State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 55.5.
Russell Wilson completed 15 of 29 pass attempts for 163 yards for the Wolfpack in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Tar Heels defense.
Anthony Elzy rushed for 32 yards for North Carolina, while Shaun Draughn added 14 yards. T.J. Yates threw for 411 yards for the Tar Heels, while receivers Anthony Elzy and Erik Highsmith had 178 and 71 yards respectively.
North Carolina outgained North Carolina State 404-275 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-17 by the Wolfpack.
North Carolina State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:19/28:41 split in that important category.
Next game, North Carolina State takes its act on the road to face Maryland looking for another win. For North Carolina, they head on the road to face Duke.