State of North Carolina @ No. 17, North Carolina
Current Records: NC State 7-4; North Carolina 9-2
What you need to know
The North Carolina Tar Heels and the NC State Wolfpack will face off in an ACC game on November 25 at 3:30 pm ET at Kenan Memorial Stadium. Last year, the Tar Heels and North Carolina State were evenly matched, playing for nothing and for nothing.
UNC scored first, but ended up less than the Georgia Tech Yellow Vests in their game last Saturday. UNC was within range but failed to close the gap, losing 21-17 to Georgia Tech. Despite the loss, UNC got a great game from RB Elijah Green, who threw two rushing touchdowns. One of the most memorable moments of the match was Green’s 80-yard touchdown in the first quarter.
Meanwhile, the Wolf Pack were well behind the Louisville Cardinals when they played last Saturday, losing 25-10. No one had an outstanding offensive game for North Carolina, but RB Michael Allen led with one touchdown.
The Tar Heels are the favorites in this match with an expected lead of 6.5 points. Those who got burned by picking them against the spread last Saturday might want to keep in mind that the team hasn’t given up back-to-back games against the spread this season yet.
Losses put UNC 9-2 and North Carolina State 7-4. A couple of stats to keep in mind as you watch: UNC ranks eighth in the nation in interceptions thrown, with only four in a season. But the Wolf Pack enters the competition by hitting the ball 16 times, which is the fourth most in the country. These opposing forces should make the match exciting.
How to watch
- When: Friday, 3:30 pm ET
- Where: Kenan Memorial Stadium – Chapel Hill, North Carolina
- TELEVISION: ABC
- On-line translation: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- To follow: CBS sports app
According to the latest data, Tar Heels are the favorite against Wolfpack with 6.5 points. american football odds.
North Carolina has won three of their last seven games against North Carolina.
- Nov 26, 2021 – NC 0 vs NC State 0
- October 24, 2020 – North Carolina 0 vs North Carolina 0
- Nov 30, 2019 – NC 41 vs NC State 10
- Nov 24, 2018 – NC State 34 vs NC 28
- Nov 25, 2017 – NC State 33 vs NC 21
- Nov 25, 2016 – NC State 28 vs NC 21
- Nov 28, 2015 – NC 45 vs NC State 34