Clemson - N.C. State Box Score

Freshman T.A. McLendon ran for a career-high 178 yards and two touchdowns as the 12th-ranked Wolfpack improved to 9-0 with a more than convincing 38-6 victory over Clemson Thursday evening.

     FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      NO CAROLINA ST (9)     8   14    3   13   38
      CLEMSON                0    0    0    6    6   FINAL

NO CAROLINA ST-TD, J Holt 39 YD BLOCKED PUNT RETURN (C Young RUN
FOR TWO-POINT CONVERSION) 10:09 1st Qtr
NO CAROLINA ST-TD, T McLendon 31 YD RUN (A Kiker KICK) 1:29 2nd 
Qtr
NO CAROLINA ST-TD, P Rivers 1 YD RUN (A Kiker KICK) 4:45 2nd Qtr
NO CAROLINA ST-FG, A Kiker 26 YD  7:07 3rd Qtr
NO CAROLINA ST-TD, T McLendon 4 YD RUN (A Kiker KICK) 6:46 4th 
Qtr
CLEMSON-TD, J Miller 80 YD KICKOFF RETURN (TWO-POINT 
CONVERSION FAILED) 7:08 4th Qtr
NO CAROLINA ST-TD, J Cotchery 42 YD KICKOFF RETURN (PAT FAILED) 
7:14 4th Qtr


                          NO CAROLIN          CLEMSON
First downs                       16               10
Rushed-yards                  50-240            27-66
Passing yards                    129              163
Sacked-yards lost                0-0             2-18
Return yards                      96               24
Passes                       15-24-1          13-32-2
Punts                         3-41.7             7-32
Fumbles-lost                     1-1              3-3
Penalties-yards                 6-55             3-34
Time of possession             37:12            22:48


Individual Statistics

RUSHING: NO CAROLINA ST-T.A. McLendon 28-178, Josh Brown 13-48, Philip
Rivers 5-12, Jay Davis 1-3, Jerricho Cotchery 1-2, - Team 2-MINUS 3. 
CLEMSON-Bernard Rambert 10-53, Yusef Kelly 6-29, Willie Simmons 6-1, 
Derrick Hamilton 2-0, Chad Jasmin 1-0, Charlie Whitehurst 2-MINUS 
17.

PASSING: NO CAROLINA ST-Philip Rivers 15-24-129- 1. CLEMSON-Willie 
Simmons 7-15-99- 1. Charlie Whitehurst 6-17-64- 1.

RECEIVING: NO CAROLINA ST-T.J. Williams 1-29, Bryan Peterson 5-23, 
Sean Berton 2-22, T.A. McLendon 3-22, Jerricho Cotchery 1-16, Josh 
Brown 2-12, Sterling Hicks 1-5. CLEMSON-JJ McKelvey 5-92, Airese 
Currie 2-24, Kevin Youngblood 1-23, Derrick Hamilton 3-16, Jackie 
Robinson 1-6, Yusef Kelly 1-2.


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