Virginia Tech Defeats North Carolina State 41-30 - Recap
Darren Evans scampered through the North Carolina State defense for 160 yards as Virginia Tech handed the Wolfpack a 41-30 defeat on Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Virginia Tech was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 53.5.
Tyrod Taylor completed 12 of 24 pass attempts for 123 yards for the Hokies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Wolfpack defense.
Mustafa Greene rushed for 91 yards for North Carolina State, while Russell Wilson added 34 yards. Russell Wilson threw for 362 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers Owen Spencer and Jarvis Williams had 145 and 103 yards respectively.
Virginia Tech lost the offensive yardage battle to North Carolina State 507-440 yards in Saturday's game. North Carolina State had more first downs as that total ended up 24-18.
Virginia Tech lost the time of possession battle 31:39/28:21, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Virginia Tech heads into a Week 6 battle against Central Michigan. North Carolina State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston College.