Mario Williams, ACC Defensive Lineman of the Week
Turned in an outstanding effort in Saturday's 13-3 win at Maryland. Williams, a sophomore from Richlands, N.C., played 44 of 56 defensive snaps for the Wolfpack, and had five solo tackles and one assisted hit, including three tackles for losses totaling 13 yards. NC State limited the Terrapins to 91 yards of total offense, marking the Wolfpack's best defensive game ever against an Atlantic Coast Conference opponent.
Marcus Hudson, ACC Defensive Back of the Week
Hudson, a junior free safety from Miami, Fla., had a team-high 15 tackles - eight solo hits and seven assisted tackles - plus a quarterback sack for eight yards in the game at Maryland.