North Carolina State's players can finally stop seething over an ugly, mistake-filled performance in their Atlantic Coast Conference opener. Now they can think about a memorable comeback that shook up the race for both the conference and national championship.
Mike Glennon found Bryan Underwood for a 2-yard touchdown pass on fourth down with 16 seconds left, helping the Wolfpack rally to beat third-ranked Florida State 17-16 on Saturday night. N.C. State trailed 16-0 at halftime, but shut out the Seminoles after the break while cutting down on the miscues that plagued it during last week's 44-37 loss at Miami.
''I think after a win like that,'' Glennon said, ''you move on from that other loss.''
In the Miami loss, N.C. State coughed up six turnovers, committed 14 penalties and gave up the winning touchdown pass in the final minute - a performance that led to a players-only meeting early in the week. Against Florida State, the Wolfpack had just one turnover, four penalties and cam...