North Carolina State vs Clemson Recap - Tigers Win 62-48
|North Carolina State vs Clemson Recap - Tigers Win 62-48|
Tajh Boyd threw for 426 yards to lead the Tigers over North Carolina State 62-48 on Saturday in Week 12 action at Memorial Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 15. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 66.5.
Andre Ellington rushed for 124 yards, while Tajh Boyd added 103 yards in the win. Sammy Watkins and Brandon Ford added 110 and 101 receiving yards respectively.
Shadrach Thornton rushed for 114 yards for North Carolina State, while Brandon Barnes added 10 yards. Mike Glennon threw for 493 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers Tobais Palmer and Mario Carter had 219 and 105 yards respectively.
North Carolina State lost the offensive yardage battle to Clemson 754-597 yards in Saturday's game. Clemson had more first downs as that total ended up 34-24.
The time of possession battle favored Clemson as their offense was on the field for 33:18, longer than the 26:42 of their opponents.
Clemson looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Carolina. North Carolina State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston College.