Tar Heels surprise N.C. State

Tar Heels surprise N.C. State

Matt Baker passed for 117 yards and threw two touchdowns to lead the North Carolina Tar Heels to a 31-24 victory over the N.C. State Wolfpack on Saturday.

The Tar Heels won this game as 11.5-point road underdogs. The combined score of 55 points went OVER the posted over/under (46.5).

Barrington Edwards rushed for 124 yards on 24 carries and found the end zone once for the Tar Heels. Jarwarski Pollock and Jon Hamlett had a touchdown reception each, while Quinton Pearson returned a punt block for an 11-yard touchdown in the win.

Toney Baker ran for 57 yards and two touchdowns on 14 carries in the loss for the Wolfpack.