Tuesday September 9th, 2014

North Carolina State vs. South Florida

The North Carolina State Wolfpack will play the South Florida Bulls in a Week 3 matchup in Tampa. South Florida comes in with a record of 1-1 on the season, while NC State is 2-0. 

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

Details for Saturday's game are below: 

Kickoff: 3:30 p.m. ET

Live Stream: The game can be streamed live here

TV Coverage: CBS Sports Network

Radio: For South Florida affiliates, click here. For North Carolina State affiliates, click here

Game Facts

South Florida facts

USF forced six turnovers vs. Maryland last week and ranks fourth in the FBS in turnovers gained (8), third in fumbles recovered (5), and 15th in sacks (3.5).

South Florida is 6-6 all-time versus current ACC programs. 

The Wolfpack and the Bulls have met twice before, with each earning a win. They have not played since 2008.

Saturday will be the third of four straight home games the Bulls have to open the season.

Running back Marlon Mack ranks fifth in the FBS with 174 rushing yards per game.

North Carolina State facts

NC State has 12 players who hail from the state of Florida. 

Through two games, Florida transfer quarterback Jacoby Brissett has thrown for 544 yards and five touchdowns. His five touchdown passes are tied for first in the ACC.

Through two games, the Wolfpack are the second-least penalized team in the FBS, losing 25 yards on penalties.

With 415 yards on the ground and 544 through the air, the Wolfpack’s offense is currently the third-most balanced in the ACC.

20 freshmen, including 13 true freshmen, have seen the field for NC State this season.

 

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