(3-6, 2-3 C-USA)
(5-5, 2-5 ACC)
1:00 PM ET, November 19, 2005
Carter-Finley Stadium, Raleigh, NC
Passing: C. Marks (MTU) - 228 YDS, 1 INT
Rushing: A. Brown (NCST) - 20 CAR, 94 YDS, 1 TD
Receiving: C. Saintil (MTU) - 10 REC, 129 YDS
RALEIGH, North Carolina (Ticker) -- Andre Brown made sure North
Carolina State would have something to play for in its
Brown rushed for 94 yards and a touchdown as NC State kept alive
its bowl hopes with a 24-3 victory over Middle Tennessee State.
Behind Brown, the Wolfpack (5-5) won for the third time in four
games. They need a win over Maryland at home next week to
become bowl eligible.
Brown's 10-yard touchdown run with 2:19 remaining in the first
half snapped a 3-3 tie.
Marcus Stone threw a six-yard TD pass to T.J. Williams in the
third quarter and Stephen Tulloch returned an interception 50
yards for a score later in the period to provide the the final
Stone completed just 6-of-11 passes for 85 yards and an
Colby Smith kicked a 26-yard field goal in the first quarter for
Middle Tennessee State (3-6), which held an 18-8 advantage in