NC State Rallies From 27 Down To Beat Terps, 56-41

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Mike Glennon threw for a career-high five touchdowns, ran for another score and led North Carolina State's rally from 27 points down in the second half to beat Maryland 56-41 on Saturday.

James Washington ran 1 yard for the go-ahead score with 7:08 left for the Wolfpack (7-5, 4-4 ACC).

They trailed 41-14 with 6 minutes left in the third quarter before reeling off five straight touchdown drives during the second-biggest comeback in ACC history -- and a victory that might have been more shocking than last week's upset of then-No. 7 Clemson.

The Wolfpack scored 35 points in the fourth quarter.

C.J. Brown rushed for two touchdowns and threw for another for Maryland (2-10, 1-7), which lost its last seven games under first-year coach Randy Edsall. Davin Meggett's 6-yard scoring run in the third quarter gave the Terrapins their biggest lead.

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  • by Fred Location: NC on Nov 28, 2011 at 05:45 PM
    Good for State College and TOB. Hope you win you bowl game.
  • by Joe Location: Winterville on Nov 28, 2011 at 09:38 AM
    Still the best football team in the state! The Pack is back baby!
  • by Jimmy Location: Winterville on Nov 27, 2011 at 09:01 PM
    Chuck , where are you? Bill, where are you? Anonymous, isn't your male sleepover done yet? You big dummies said State wouldn't go bowling, you poor tarheel fans, just can't stop the hating...Not only going to a bowl but a better bowl than your precious holes...and by the way, good win over Duke in football, you guys were fighting for last place, lol, you silly rabbits, tarheels suck!
  • by JC on Nov 27, 2011 at 08:27 AM
    GO PACK!!!!!!!! Bowling again!!!
  • by WILL on Nov 27, 2011 at 06:09 AM
    WOW!!!!! i vote to keep the red helmets!!!!! and maryland just stunk it up this year!!!!!! high school team couldve beat them this year!!!!
  • by Chuck Location: Greenville on Nov 26, 2011 at 08:20 PM
    Once again the Pack prove to be the best team in the state!!!!!!!

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