Found September 08, 2013 on Fox Sports Carolinas:
N.C. State is still a work in progress, and Richmond is as good an FCS team as you'lll find. But the last thing Dave Doeren needed in his second game as head coach was a home loss to an FCS team. The Wolfpack collected a go-ahead field goal from Niklas Sade with 33 seconds left to eke out a 23-21 win, bringing N.C. State back from a 21-10 first-half deficit. It wasn't pretty, but it was a win, and N.C. State will certainly take it. FOUR DOWNS 1. Turnovers and penalties, oh my! The Wolfpack outgained Richmond 444-322, but had four turnovers in Spiders territory. Three of the turnovers came in the second half, after the defense had seemingly clamped down and taken control of the game. And all but one of the turnovers came in field goal range, so the Wolfpack arguably cost themselves nine points. N.C. State cut the Richmond lead to 21-13 at half, and a touchdown midway through the third made it 21-20. Why go for two when there was plenty of time left? Well, how was an...

Sade's late FG lifts NC State past Richmond 23-21

Niklas Sade's 48-yard field goal with 33 seconds left lifted North Carolina State past Richmond 23-21 on Saturday night. N.C. State freshman Bryant Shirreffs accounted for two touchdowns and Pete Thomas was 24 of 31 for 237 yards while helping the Wolfpack (2-0) rally from an 11-point deficit. The Wolfpack took over at their own 21 with 1:59 left and Thomas led them 48 yards...

FCS Almost Does It Again At NC State... Notice We Said Almost...

((HT: The ACC)) When NC State kicker Niklas Sade kicked a 48 yard field goal with thirty-three seconds to go... the HQ thought that, when the Wolfpack had 1:52 on the clock to begin with- conventional wisdom was that there was too much time at the start of the drive... HQ was right... Dave Doeren is a very lucky man as the Wolfpack win 23-21 over the Richmond Spiders ...

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