North Carolina State vs Central Florida Wrap - North Carolina State Wins 28-21
The Wolfpack were Week 2 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Knights by a score of 28-21 at Bright House Networks Stadium.
North Carolina State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Russell Wilson completed 10 of 30 pass attempts for 105 yards for the Wolfpack in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jeff Godfrey rushed for 53 yards for Central Florida, while Jonathan Davis added 32 yards. Jeff Godfrey threw for 107 yards for the Knights, while receivers Brian Watters and Kamar Aiken had 88 and 50 yards respectively.
Central Florida outgained North Carolina State 308-239 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 16-15 by the Knights.
Central Florida lost the time of possession battle 30:43/29:17, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
North Carolina State heads into a Week 3 battle against Cincinnati. Central Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Buffalo.