Maryland vs North Carolina State Wrap - Maryland Wins 41-21
|Maryland vs North Carolina State Wrap - Maryland Wins 41-21|
Wes Brown ran for 138 yards as Maryland handled North Carolina State by a score of 41-21 on Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Maryland was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 50.5.
C.J. Brown completed 13 of 25 pass attempts for 259 yards for the Terrapins in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Shadrach Thornton rushed for 96 yards for North Carolina State, while Brandon Mitchell added 72 yards. Brandon Mitchell threw for 200 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers Rashard Smith and Quintin Payton had 67 and 54 yards respectively.
North Carolina State lost the offensive yardage battle to Maryland 432-351 yards in Saturday's game. North Carolina State had more first downs as that total ended up 24-18.
Maryland lost the time of possession battle 32:12/27:48, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.