Recap - Wolfpack Defeat Cincinnati 30-19
|Recap - Wolfpack Defeat Cincinnati 30-19|
Russell Wilson was good for 333 yards through the air on Thursday as the Wolfpack got past the Bearcats by a score of 30-19 at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Wolfpack were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 54.5.
Mustafa Greene rushed for 84 yards, while Russell Wilson added 33 yards in the win. Jarvis Williams and Mustafa Greene added 111 and 54 receiving yards respectively.
Zach Collaros rushed for 32 yards for Cincinnati, while Darrin Williams added 24 yards. Zach Collaros threw for 310 yards for the Bearcats, while receivers D.J. Woods and Armon Binns had 146 and 95 yards respectively.
North Carolina State outgained Cincinnati 491-385 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-18 by the Wolfpack.
The time of possession battle favored North Carolina State as their offense was on the field for 34:49, longer than the 25:11 of their opponents.
North Carolina State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Georgia Tech. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oklahoma.