The NC State football team has had a week off to rest up, correct mistakes and lick its wounds from a disastrous afternoon at Boston College.

As it prepares to find out if the time was well spent, here's a look at the Wolfpack's next opponent, traditional nemesis Wake Forest:

Opponent: No. 23 Wake Forest (6-1, 2-1 ACC)

When: Saturday, Nov. 2, Noon

Where: BB&T Field (31,500)

TV: ESPN

Series record: State leads 66-40-6 (30-19-2 in Winston-Salem)

Last meeting: Wake Forest won 27-23

Opponent's last game: Beat Florida State 22-20 on Oct. 19

Top players: Junior QB Jamie Newman  141-209-5  1,772 yards  17 TDs

                      Sophomore QB Sam Hartman  30-53-0  482 yards  2 TDs

                      Senior RB Cade Carney  89 carries, 351 yards  3 TD

                      Sophomore WR Sage Surratt  53 catches 881 yards  9 TDs

                      Sophomore Safety Nasir Greer  44 tackles, 1 INT

                      Junior DE Carlos Basham Jr.  32 tackles, 10.5 TFL, 4.5 sacks,

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