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Louisville looks to clinch bowl eligibility at NC State

Nov. 15, 2019 12:16 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Louisville is looking to bounce back from a blowout loss. North Carolina State is all too familiar with that feeling. The Cardinals (5-4, 3-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) visit the struggling Wolfpack (4-5, 1-4) on Saturday night looking to earn bowl eligibility in coach Scott...

No. 4 Clemson tops NC State 55-10, wins ACC division title

Nov. 10, 2019 12:42 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence said he and his Clemson teammates aren't focused on trying to make a point about their outside-looking-in position in the first College Football Playoff rankings. Maybe not, but the reigning national champion Tigers sure are playing with an overwhelming edge all the...

No. 4 Clemson continues playoff push with trip to NC State

Nov. 8, 2019 10:20 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney doesn't see a lot of difference between the way the Tigers were playing at this point last year on the way to a national championship and now. That's why he's not worried about the fourth-ranked Tigers' outside-looking-in position in the first College...

No. 4 Clemson visits injury-depleted NC State in ACC play

Nov. 7, 2019 2:24 PM EST

No. 4 Clemson (9-0, 6-0 ACC) at North Carolina State (4-4, 1-3), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ABC). Line: Clemson by 32 1/2. Series record: Clemson leads 58-28-1. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The reigning national champion Tigers are still rolling, both to a fifth straight Atlantic Coast Conference championship and another...

Newman returns, helps No. 23 Wake Forest top NC State 44-10

Nov. 2, 2019 5:07 PM EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The pylon was in sight for Wake Forest's Jamie Newman as he cut through the defense on the way for a score in his return from a shoulder injury. That's when the quarterback extended his arms to each side, ball in his left hand, as he crossed the goal line in a fleeting...

No. 23 Wake Forest, NC State meet with uncertainty at QB

Nov. 1, 2019 10:01 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — There's plenty of uncertainty at quarterback for No. 23 Wake Forest and North Carolina State. The Demon Deacons have been waiting for starter Jamie Newman to recover from a shoulder injury and it's unclear whether he'll be ready for Saturday's game in Winston-Salem. As for the visiting...

NC State-Wake Forest matchup tops ACC's Week 10 schedule

Oct. 31, 2019 4:01 AM EDT

Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 10: GAME OF THE WEEK North Carolina State at No. 23 Wake Forest. These two instate Atlantic Division rivals who have met every year since 1910 square off in the weekend's only matchup of ACC teams with winning records. The Demon Deacons (6-1, 2-1),...

NC State turning to Leary at QB at No. 23 Wake Forest

Oct. 28, 2019 4:53 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State will start redshirt freshman Devin Leary at quarterback against No. 23 Wake Forest. Saturday's game will be Leary's first start for the Wolfpack (4-3, 1-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), making him the first redshirt freshman to start at QB for N.C. State since current...

No. 4 Clemson faces BC looking for its 23rd win in a row

Oct. 25, 2019 7:49 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence doesn't mind the critics, just as long as the victories keep coming for fourth-ranked Tigers. The sophomore quarterback, a favorite for the Heisman Trophy when the year began, has largely fallen out of the award conversation with a very up and down...

Dillon's 3 TD runs and Bailey's pair carry BC past NC State

Oct. 19, 2019 4:48 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Boston College easily showed why it's the best rushing team in the Atlantic Coast Conference. AJ Dillon ran for 223 yards and three touchdowns, David Bailey had two long TD runs with 181 yards and the Eagles pounded the league's top rushing defense in a 45-24 victory over North Carolina State...