Smith: "It's Real Important"

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Senior wide receiver Rashard Smith met with the media to discuss the game with East Carolina.

Rashard Smith

"We just have to go for it from here. We have to continue to work on the things that were good."

"We have to continue to strive and make plays."

"I didn't have to ice my shoulder down. Coach Canada told me all week I was going to throw a touchdown pass so I was just waiting on the playcall."

"We can't give up on our team. The coaches haven't given up on us."

"ECU is a good football team. They are 8-2 right now and they are going to win their league."

"They have great kids. They have guys that can play... they have players on defense that make plays on the field."

"They are going to be unbelievable. They came in as freshmen and learned the playbook quick."

"It's real important. We talk about every year around the NC State community that this is our state."

"We can't hang our heads because we lost to three other teams. We have to fight this week."

"We just have to finish games, that's all."

"Being able to play the last two games at home is helpful. The momentum of playing at home is great."

"They are coming in here to try and get a win. They are playing good football now and ocming off a win."


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