Flames Fall 43-21 Against North Carolina State - Game Recap
|Flames Fall 43-21 Against North Carolina State - Game Recap|
The Flames had no answer for Curtis Underwood on Saturday as the Wolfpack rolled to a 43-21 win at Carter-Finley Stadium.
North Carolina State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 27.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 63.5.
Mike Glennon completed 18 of 31 pass attempts for 156 yards for the Wolfpack in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Mike Brown rushed for 77 yards for Liberty, while B.J. Hayes added 15 yards. Mike Brown threw for 279 yards for the Flames, while receivers Chris Summers and Pat Kelly had 88 and 80 yards respectively.
Liberty outgained North Carolina State 406-318 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Flames.
North Carolina State lost the time of possession battle 33:02/26:58, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.