North Carolina State 17, Florida State 16

Date - Saturday, October 6, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Carter Finley Stadium
Attendance - 54962

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Florida State 3 13 0 0 16
North Carolina State 0 0 3 14 17

Recap


North Carolina State 17, No. 4 Florida State 16: Mike Glennon tossed a 2-yard touchdown pass to Bryan Underwood on fourth-and-goal with 16 seconds remaining as host North Carolina State stunned Florida State.

After a blocked punt gave North Carolina State a short field with just over two minutes to play, the Wolfpack ran 12 plays before Glennon found Underwood over the middle for the final score.

The play capped a steady uprising for North Carolina State (4-2, 1-1 ACC), which outscored Florida State 17-0 after halftime. The Seminoles (5-1, 2-1) were averaging more than 51 points per game entering Saturday's contest.

Shadrach Thornton trimmed the Seminoles' lead to six at 16-10 with 13:47 remaining in the fourth quarter after he extended his body to score on a 24-yard pass play.

Chris Thompson rushed for 141 yards and EJ Manuel tossed a touchdown pass to Nick O'Leary, but the Seminoles were denied their first 6-0 start since 1999.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Thompson reached the 100-yard plateau for the sixth time in his career. ... North Carolina State improved to 11-22 all-time against Florida State, including 7-9 in Raleigh. ... Dustin Hopkins kicked field goals of 49, 20 and 36 yards for Florida State.

SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 6:34
Florida State   FG  North Carolina State 0 - Florida State 3
2nd Quarter - 13:53
Florida State   TD  North Carolina State 0 - Florida State 10
2nd Quarter - 4:07
Florida State   FG  North Carolina State 0 - Florida State 13
2nd Quarter - 0:28
Florida State   FG  North Carolina State 0 - Florida State 16
3rd Quarter - 6:50
North Carolina State   FG  North Carolina State 3 - Florida State 16
4th Quarter - 13:47
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 10 - Florida State 16
4th Quarter - 0:16
North Carolina State   TD  North Carolina State 17 - Florida State 16
TEAMS

Team Records

  Florida State North Carolina State
W/L 5 - 1 - 0 4 - 2 - 0
Conference 2 - 1 - 0 1 - 1 - 0

Team Stats

  Florida State North Carolina State
Score 16 17
First Downs 16 21
3rd Down Efficiency 3-for-15
20%
5-for-18
28%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
3-for-4
75%
Total Yards 343 325
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 36-125 27-66
Average/Rush 3.5 2.4
Passing
Comp-Att 17-30 30-55
Passing Yards 218 259
Average/Pass Play 6.4 4.6
Penalties-Yards 5-59 4-39
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 29:14 30:46

PLAYER STATS

Florida State (5 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
E. Manuel 17/29 218 1 1
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Glennon 30/55 259 2 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
C. Thompson 25 141 5.6 0
R. Greene 1 1 1.0 0
J. Wilder Jr. 1 0 0.0 0
L. Pryor 1 -1 -1.0 0
E. Manuel 8 -16 -2.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
T. Creecy 14 34 2.4 0
S. Thornton 11 29 2.6 0
M. Glennon 2 3 1.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
R. Greene 6 60 10.0 0
K. Benjamin 2 48 24.0 0
R. Smith 2 36 18.0 0
C. Thompson 2 29 14.5 0
K. Shaw 1 17 17.0 0
G. Dent 2 17 8.5 0
J. Haggins 1 7 7.0 0
N. O'Leary 1 4 4.0 1
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
Q. Payton 6 79 13.2 0
S. Thornton 4 48 12.0 1
A. Watson 4 38 9.5 0
T. Creecy 7 38 5.4 0
T. Palmer 2 24 12.0 0
B. Underwood 4 20 5.0 1
C. Hegedus 1 6 6.0 0
R. Smith 1 4 4.0 0
M. Carter 1 2 2.0 0