My first NC State game...

On Saturday, I went with some co-worker friends to the NC State vs Akron football game. When I was in college, I attended just about every NMSU home game. But, since I’m not from the area, I really didn’t care much about the game – just thought it’d be a great excuse to go hang out with the guys. It really turned out to be a great game! Initially, I thought it was going to be boring, since I had never heard of the University of Akron…but they have a great team! So great in fact, that they won 20-17 with the game winning touchdown scored in the last 3 seconds of the 4th quarter. NC State gained the lead in the 4th making it 17-14 with 1:07 left on the clock. The Akron team was able to make it all the way down the field and score a touchdown before the time ran out. There has been great controversy over the last TD, because this is the still-frame of the final TD:

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James Burke
Frisco, TX