North Carolina State Rumors & News

  • NC State's Josh Jones declares for NFL draft

    Raleigh News & Observer "N.C. State safety Josh Jones has decided to skip his senior season and enter the NFL draft. Jones, who had an interception in the Wolfpack’s Independence Bowl win over Vanderbilt on Monday, made the announcement on his Twitter account on Tuesday. “I came to N.C. State as a young boy and I’m..." December 27

  • N.C. State overpowers Vandy in Independence Bowl

    The Sports Xchange "SHREVEPORT, La. -- North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren was very excited in the aftermath of his team's 41-17 win over Vanderbilt on Monday night in the Camping World Independence Bowl, realizing the Wolfpack were in a hard-fought battle. "A very good effort by Vanderbilt," Doeren said...." December 26

  • N.C. State holds on to knock off North Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "CHAPEL HILL, N.C.. -- Running back Matt Dayes ran for two touchdowns and North Carolina State built a big early lead and held on to defeat North Carolina 28-21 and reach bowl eligibility Friday afternoon at Kenan Stadium. The outcome knocked North Carolina out of contention to be the Coastal..." November 25

  • Walton rushes Miami past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "Running back Mark Walton scored on three second-half touchdown runs and Miami defeated North Carolina State 27-13 in the Atlantic Coast Conference on Saturday afternoon at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, N.C. Miami (7-4, 4-3 ACC) extended its winning streak to three games by winning its..." November 19

  • Dayes rushes for three TDs as NC State tops Syracuse

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Matt Dayes rushed for 108 yards and three touchdowns and Ryan Finley threw for a season-high 340 yards and one score Saturday afternoon as North Carolina State snapped a four-game losing streak with a 35-20 win over Syracuse in an Atlantic Coast Conference game before 34,842 fans..." November 12

  • Boston College stuns N.C. State to end ACC losing streak

    The Sports Xchange "Boston College used freshman running back Davon Jones' pass of 14 yards to Tommy Sweeney for a game-winning touchdown, defeating North Carolina State 21-14 to end a 12-game Atlantic Coast Conference losing streak Saturday afternoon at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, N.C. The trick play put..." October 29

  • Jackson totals 4 TDs as Louisville blasts NC State

    The Sports Xchange "Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson and No. 7 Louisville raced to a 44-point lead at the half and breezed to a 54-13 win over North Carolina State on Saturday at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium. Coach Bobby Petrino said Louisville felt it needed to prove a point. "I think we got a little..." October 22

  • Watson helps No. 3 Clemson fend off N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "CLEMSON, S.C. -- In coach Dave Doeren's eyes, N.C. State almost finished a "masterpiece" Saturday afternoon. Almost. Quarterback Deshaun Watson threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Artavis Scott on Clemson's first possession of overtime as the No. 3-ranked Tigers survived against N.C...." October 15

  • NC State kicker receives death threats on Twitter after missing field goal

    College Spun "NC State kicker Kyle Bambard is getting harassed on Twitter after missing a potential game-winning field goal against Clemson. Saturday afternoon, NC State kicker Kyle Bambard missed a 33-yard field goal try on the final play of regulation against Clemson, allowing the Tigers to push the game..." October 15

  • N.C. State downs Notre Dame in monsoon-type conditions

    The Sports Xchange "North Carolina State safety Dexter Wright picked up a blocked punt and returned it 16 yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown as the Wolfpack defeated Notre Dame 10-3 in a game played in monsoon-type conditions caused by bands of downpours from Hurricane Matthew on Saturday afternoon at Carter-Finley..." October 08

  • Stunning images of Notre Dame and NC State playing football in a hurricane

    Fox Sports "NC State knew it was hosting Notre Dame on Saturday, but Hurricane Matthew also decided to pay a visit to Carter Finley Stadium. And conditions quickly deteriorated -- not that they ever were ideal in the first place. Here's a sampling of the puddles, driving winds, torrential rain and..." October 08

  • N.C. State hands Wake Forest first loss

    The Sports Xchange "Ryan Finley threw for three touchdowns as North Carolina State defeated previously unbeaten Wake Forest 33-16, giving the Wolfpack a victory in their Atlantic Coast Conference opener Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, N.C. Two of Finley's touchdown tosses went to receiver Kelvin..." October 01