North Carolina State Defeats Richmond 23-21 - Recap
|North Carolina State Defeats Richmond 23-21 - Recap|
The Wolfpack were Week 2 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Spiders by a score of 23-21 at Carter-Finley Stadium.
The Wolfpack earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 23.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Pete Thomas completed 24 of 31 pass attempts for 237 yards for the Wolfpack in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Spiders defense.
Jacobi Green rushed for 35 yards for Richmond, while T.J. Moon added 16 yards. Michael Strauss threw for 300 yards for the Spiders, while receivers Stephen Barnette and Shane Savage had 94 and 54 yards respectively.
North Carolina State lost the time of possession battle 31:01/28:59, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.