North Carolina State vs Miami Wrap - Miami Wins 44-37
Stephen Morris sliced and diced the Wolfpack defense for 566 yards as Miami handed North Carolina State a 44-37 defeat on Saturday at Sun Life Stadium.
Miami was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 56.5.
Duke Johnson rushed for 39 yards, while Mike James added 31 yards in the win. Phillip Dorsett and Rayshawn Scott added 191 and 180 receiving yards respectively.
Tony Creecy rushed for 120 yards for North Carolina State, while Shadrach Thornton added 87 yards. Mike Glennon threw for 440 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers Tobais Palmer and Rashard Smith had 94 and 86 yards respectively.
Miami was outgained by North Carolina State 664-651 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-26 by the Wolfpack.
Miami lost the time of possession battle 33:22/26:38, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Miami looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Notre Dame. North Carolina State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida State.