"I can confirm that those three are no longer members of the NC State football team," Vaughan said.
Maurice Charles, a sophomore defensive end from Miami, Florida, tallied 10 tackles and two tackles for loss in six games this past season.
Chris Hawkins, a reserve wide receiver for the Wolfpack, had three catches for eight yards his sophomore year. The Henderson, North Carolina native also rushed for 32 yards on four carries.
A native of Hickory, N.C., Roddy Long played limited snaps during his red-shirt sophomore season for the Wolfpack.