North Carolina State vs Florida State Wrap - Florida State Wins 49-17
|North Carolina State vs Florida State Wrap - Florida State Wins 49-17|
Florida State won 49-17 on Saturday against North Carolina State behind a 137-yard receiving performance from Rashad Greene at Doak Campbell Stadium.
Florida State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 34.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Jameis Winston completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 292 yards for the Seminoles in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Wolfpack defense.
Shadrach Thornton rushed for 173 yards for North Carolina State, while Bryan Underwood added 23 yards. Brandon Mitchell threw for 128 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers Shadrach Thornton and Bryan Underwood had 32 and 25 yards respectively.
North Carolina State was outgained by Florida State 566-316 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 30-16 by the Seminoles.
The time of possession battle favored North Carolina State as their offense was on the field for 30:53, longer than the 29:07 of their opponents.
Florida State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Miami. North Carolina State will aim to get back on the winning track vs North Carolina.