Louisville vs North Carolina State Wrap - North Carolina State Wins 31-24
|Louisville vs North Carolina State Wrap - North Carolina State Wins 31-24|
T.J. Graham inflicted damage on the Louisville secondary, receiving 116 yards as North Carolina State defeated the Cardinals 31-24 at Bank of America Stadium.
The Wolfpack were a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 44.5.
Mike Glennon completed 21 of 33 pass attempts for 264 yards for the Wolfpack in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cardinals defense.
Victor Anderson rushed for 61 yards for Louisville, while Dominique Brown added 51 yards. Teddy Bridgewater threw for 274 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Josh Bellamy and Eli Rogers had 98 and 54 yards respectively.
North Carolina State was outgained by Louisville 391-329 yards in Tuesday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Wolfpack.
North Carolina State lost the time of possession battle 31:50/28:10, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.