Posted November 17, 2012 on AP on Fox
Tajh Boyd threw for five touchdowns and ran for three more scores to lead No. 11 Clemson to a record-shattering 62-48 win over North Carolina State on Saturday. The Tigers (10-1, 7-1 Atlantic Coast) gained 754 yards, two off the school record. The teams combined for 1,351 yards and the 110 combined points were just seven off the ACC record set by Georgia Tech and North Carolina last week. The Wolfpack (6-5, 3-4) led 24-13 early in the second quarter before Clemson scored 42 straight points. Boyd was responsible for every Clemson touchdown. The junior was 30-for-44 for 426 yards and ran for 105 yards - the combined 531 yards set another school record. The Tigers won a share of the ACC's Atlantic Division title, but their loss to Florida State will keep them out of the title game. Clemson won its 10th regular season game for the first time since it won its only national title in 1981. Boyd threw for touchdowns of 69, 62, 40, 27 and 7 yards and ran for a 4-yard score and two 9-yar...
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