Boxscore
North Carolina State 52, Citadel 14
Saturday, September 22, 2012 6:00 PM
Location - Carter Finley Stadium
Attendance - 55145

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Citadel 7 0 7 0 14
North Carolina State 21 21 0 10 52

Recap


North Carolina State 52, The Citadel 14
: Mike Glennon passed for a touchdown and ran for two more as host Wolfpack handed the Bulldogs their first loss of the season.

Glennon completed 19 of 25 passes for 233 yards. He fired a 20-yard TD scoring strike to Bryan Underwood and scored on 1- and 2-yard runs as North Carolina State (3-1) built a 42-7 halftime lead.

Shadrach Thornton rushed for 145 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries for the Wolfpack, who rolled up 515 yards of total offense.

Darien Robinson ran for 102 on nine carries for The Citadel (3-1), most of it coming on a 65-yard TD jaunt in the first quarter.

Despite falling into an early deficit the option-oriented Bulldogs attempted only seven passes, gaining just 27 yards through the air. They ran for 199.

GAME NOTEBOOK: North Carolina State's David Amerson tied a school record with his 16th career interception, matching the mark shared by Eric Williams (1978-82) and the late Art Rooney (1936-38), who went on to fame as the legendary owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers. … The Wolfpack improved to 5-0 all-time against The Citadel ... The Bulldogs had climbed to 10th in The Sports Network poll, their highest ranking since they were No. 1 in 1992. They were coming off consecutive victories over FBS powers Georgia Southern and Appalachian State.

SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 7:32
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 7 - Citadel 0
1st Quarter - 5:45
Citadel   TD  North Carolina State 7 - Citadel 7
1st Quarter - 4:39
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 14 - Citadel 7
1st Quarter - 2:02
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 21 - Citadel 7
2nd Quarter - 11:15
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 28 - Citadel 7
2nd Quarter - 3:39
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 35 - Citadel 7
2nd Quarter - 0:00
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 42 - Citadel 7
3rd Quarter - 6:10
Citadel   TD  North Carolina State 42 - Citadel 14
4th Quarter - 14:52
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 49 - Citadel 14
4th Quarter - 7:17
North Carolina State   FG  North Carolina State 52 - Citadel 14
TEAMS

Team Records

  Citadel North Carolina State
W/L 3 - 1 - 0 3 - 1 - 0
Conference 2 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Citadel North Carolina State
Score 14 52
First Downs 12 27
3rd Down Efficiency 2-for-9
22%
11-for-14
79%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-2
0%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 226 515
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 41-199 51-282
Average/Rush 4.9 5.5
Passing
Comp-Att 4-7 19-25
Passing Yards 27 233
Average/Pass Play 3.9 8.3
Penalties-Yards 4-15 5-37
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 3-2
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 27:13 32:47

PLAYER STATS

Citadel (3 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
A. Miller 3/6 24 0 1
B. Dupree 1/1 3 0 0
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Glennon 19/24 233 1 0
M. Stocker 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Robinson 9 102 11.3 1
V. Jones 6 46 7.7 0
V. Miller 2 22 11.0 1
T. Dallas 3 12 4.0 0
T. Martin 5 11 2.2 0
A. Miller 5 3 0.6 0
R. Anderson 3 2 0.7 0
B. Dupree 8 1 0.1 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
S. Thornton 21 145 6.9 2
B. Barnes 8 47 5.9 1
M. Hall 5 40 8.0 0
J. Fisher 4 38 9.5 0
T. Palmer 3 35 11.7 0
M. Glennon 6 -8 -1.3 2
M. Stocker 2 -10 -5.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Jones 1 16 16.0 0
T. Dallas 1 6 6.0 0
D. Robinson 1 3 3.0 0
R. Anderson 1 2 2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
Q. Payton 5 100 20.0 0
B. Barnes 3 42 14.0 0
S. Thornton 4 26 6.5 0
B. Underwood 2 25 12.5 1
M. Carter 2 21 10.5 0
T. Palmer 1 9 9.0 0
A. Watson 1 7 7.0 0
L. Winkles 1 3 3.0 0
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