Latest North Carolina State Wolfpack football News

NC State hires Texas' Beck to serve as offensive coordinator

Jan. 1, 2020 3:52 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has hired Tim Beck as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, completing a revamp of Dave Doeren’s coaching staff after a four-win season. Beck had spent the past three seasons as offensive coordinator at Texas, though he was demoted from coordinator...

NC State player fled from cop, hid under car, warrants say

Dec. 14, 2019 6:55 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Arrest warrants show a North Carolina State football player is facing multiple charges after he allegedly ran from a police officer and hid under a parked car after obtaining a fake ID to try to buy alcohol. The News and Observer reports that Payton Tanner Wilson was arrested Saturday...

NC State names Gibson as defensive coordinator, LBs coach

Dec. 4, 2019 2:10 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has moved Tony Gibson to defensive coordinator and linebackers coach. The school announced the move Wednesday, two days after the firing of Dave Huxtable as defensive coordinator. Gibson had joined the Wolfpack in January to coach safeties while carrying the title...

NC State fires defensive coordinator Dave Huxtable

Dec. 2, 2019 12:12 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State has fired defensive coordinator Dave Huxtable after a four-win season, though first-year athletics director Boo Corrigan is publicly backing head coach Dave Doeren. The school announced the move Monday, two days after the Wolfpack closed the season with a 41-10...

NC State QB McKay enters name in transfer portal

Dec. 1, 2019 11:57 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State quarterback Matthew McKay says he has entered his name in the transfer portal. The redshirt sophomore announced his plans in a social media post Sunday. He started the first five games before being replaced by Bailey Hockman, who was later replaced by Devin Leary...

North Carolina quarterback Sam Howell (7) passes the ball against North Carolina State during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)

UNC defeats NC State 41-10 to become bowl-eligible

Dec. 1, 2019 12:12 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Mack Brown has North Carolina headed back to a bowl game in the first year of his second stint as the Tar Heels’ coach after freshman Sam Howell’s career-best 401 yards passing Saturday night sparked a 41-10 win over rival N.C. State. After a costly first-half...

North Carolina's Josh Henderson (23) leaps to try to avoid a tackle from Mercer's Kendall Bohler (29) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben McKeown)

UNC takes on NC State hoping to earn bowl invitation

Nov. 29, 2019 12:01 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina hasn’t earned a bowl berth in a while and hasn’t defeated North Carolina State in even longer. The Tar Heels can check off both of those boxes Saturday night. North Carolina can wrap up bowl eligibility for the first time in three years with a victory over...