NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan
NCSU at WRAL Sports Fan
Has the opening coin toss in college football changed? After watching Saturday's college football action, Steve Logan joked that instead of teams picking to start on offense or defense, they are now asked if they will in fact even play defense.
Michael Dyer rushed for 173 yards, including a game-sealing 46-yard touchdown run with 44 seconds remaining, and Louisville held off North Carolina State 30-18 on Saturday.
Wolfpack fans get their first look at the 2014-15 version of their basketball team Friday, when the team welcomes fans to an open practice at Reynolds Coliseum.
Louisville knows there's no room for errors when it faces North Carolina State.
Bobby Petrino isn't used to this.
As his team prepares to hit the road for a Saturday afternoon matchup against Louisville, N.C. State head coach Dave Doeren was succinct Thursday when talking about his 0-11 start in Atlantic Coast Conference play.
NC State suspended seven football players for the Wolfpack's game at Louisville Saturday following a game with BB guns at their off-campus residence last week, head coach Dave Doeren announced Monday.
Steve Logan has sympathy this week for the Wolfpack fans, forced to sit out a lightning delay, and for their coach who is struggling to build a program.
If there was any doubt about it, which there should not have been, Steve Spurrier no longer rates as the top Duke football coach since Bill Murray retired after the 1965 season.
North Carolina State once again couldn't stop Boston College's ground game.
Leaving Florida has worked out pretty well for both Jacoby Brissett and Tyler Murphy.
North Carolina State running back Ted Brown waited a while, but on Tuesday night he was enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame.
After being out-scored by a combined 75-17 Saturday, the coaching grades for Larry Fedora and Dave Doeren suggest they re-take the test.
It was a wild day in college football across the country Saturday with 11 ranked teams suffering defeats. In the Triangle, it was just painful for the ACC bunch. UNC, NC State and Wake Forest all suffered big defeats.
NC State and North Carolina had no good, very bad, terrible Saturday outings.
In addition to the host Irish, East Carolina, North Carolina State, Iowa, Penn State, Richmond, Seattle and Cincinnati make up the bill for the three-day event.
N.C. State football coach Dave Doeren spoke his mind Saturday and Monday when he criticized both the officiating and some of Florida State's defensive actions in his team's 56-41 loss.
The game between North Carolina State and Florida State continued Monday with coach Dave Doeren saying the Seminoles faked injuries to slow the Wolfpack down in their meeting over the weekend.
After their stand-out performances against Florida State Saturday, NC State quarterback Jacoby Brissett and linebacker Jerod Fernandez were acknowledged with weekly honors from the ACC.
Caulton Tudor's Week 5 coaching grades are in, and after an encouraging performance against Florida State, he is high on Dave Doeren and the Wolfpack.
It was conference openers for the Triangle Trio Saturday in the ACC and for the first time since Oct. 3, 2009, all three lost on the same day.
On what is likely the biggest stage NC State will play this season, Jacoby Brissett starred; but when the luster of the leading role wore off and the reality of the show set in, three of the younger Pack players put on performances that should parlay into big things moving forward.
We learned more about NC State in a 56-41 loss to Florida State than we did in their 4-0 start. And, I'm sure I'm not the only one who thought about a certain 2-yard Hail Mary from four years ago.
NC State jumped out to a 24-7 first-quarter lead Saturday night against No. 1 Florida State, but ended up losing in a shootout, 56-41, at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Former Wolfpack quarterback Daniel Evans is now a high school head coach at St. David's School in Raleigh.
NC State basketball player Trevor Lacey was arrested Friday after failing to appear for a February speeding ticket.
The Week 3 coaching grades are in and it's a first. Larry Fedroa and UNC had the weekend off, but everyone who played aced his test.
Five different Wolfpack players scored touchdowns Saturday, including three by Bra'Lon Cherry, as NC State routed South Florida in Tampa, 49-17.
After three non-ACC wins and a competitive 26-14 loss to third-ranked Clemson, all in Raleigh, the 2013 N.C. State football team went to Wake Forest on Oct. 5 as an 8-point favorite.
Can the ACC go undefeated for a second consecutive week against non-conference opponents?