Recap - Eagles Defeat North Carolina State 38-21
|Recap - Eagles Defeat North Carolina State 38-21|
Andre Williams ran for 339 yards as Boston College handled North Carolina State by a score of 38-21 on Saturday at Alumni Stadium.
Boston College won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 54.5.
Chase Rettig completed 8 of 15 pass attempts for 53 yards for the Eagles in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Shadrach Thornton rushed for 56 yards for North Carolina State, while Matt Dayes added 14 yards. Pete Thomas threw for 207 yards for the Wolfpack, while receivers Jumichael Ramos and Matt Dayes had 109 and 72 yards respectively.
North Carolina State was outgained by Boston College 473-360 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the Eagles.
North Carolina State lost the time of possession battle 34:06/25:54, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Boston College heads into a Week 13 battle against Maryland. North Carolina State, meanwhile, will have their next action against East Carolina.