Recap - Wolfpack Defeat Connecticut 10-7
|Recap - Wolfpack Defeat Connecticut 10-7|
The Wolfpack grabbed a Week 2 victory over the Huskies on Saturday, winning 10-7 at Rentschler Field.
Even though North Carolina State won, nobody won at the betting window as the game was a push (based on the closing point spread of 3. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 48.5.
Mike Glennon completed 15 of 30 pass attempts for 204 yards for the Wolfpack in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Lyle McCombs rushed for 60 yards for Connecticut, while Michael Smith added 3 yards. Chandler Whitmer threw for 204 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Nick Williams and Lyle McCombs had 59 and 51 yards respectively.
Connecticut was outgained by North Carolina State 258-239 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 12-11 by the Wolfpack.
The time of possession battle favored North Carolina State as their offense was on the field for 32:55, longer than the 27:05 of their opponents.
North Carolina State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Alabama. Connecticut will aim to get back on the winning track at Maryland.