Syracuse vs North Carolina State Wrap - Syracuse Wins 24-10
Syracuse got a 140-yard performance from Jerome Smith as a key part of its 24-10 victory over the Wolfpack on Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Syracuse was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 52.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Terrel Hunt completed 10 of 20 pass attempts for 74 yards for the Orange in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Wolfpack defense.
Shadrach Thornton rushed for 60 yards for North Carolina State, while Pete Thomas added 31 yards. Pete Thomas threw for 151 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers Bryan Underwood and Travares Copeland had 89 and 45 yards respectively.
North Carolina State lost the offensive yardage battle to Syracuse 436-355 yards in Saturday's game. North Carolina State had more first downs as that total ended up 22-15.
Syracuse lost the time of possession battle 33:21/26:39, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Syracuse heads into a Week 8 battle against Georgia Tech. North Carolina State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida State.