NCAA College Football College Football Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

NC State football game against West Virginia called off due to Hurricane Florence

NC State football game against West Virginia called off due to Hurricane Florence
Published On: Tue, Sep 11
Aug 30, 2013; West Point, NY, USA; Army Black Knights running back Julian Crockett (18) celebrates with West Point cadets after Army beat the Morgan State Bears 28-12 at Michie Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Danny Wild-USA TODAY Sports

N.C. State has made the decision not to play its home football game Saturday against West Virginia because of the pending threat of Hurricane Florence.

It is not known if the game will be canceled or rescheduled later this season.

The Wolfpack hosted Notre Dame in 2016 at Carter-Finley Stadium in a game played in a windy rainstorm caused by Hurricane Matthew. More than eight inches of rain fell on the playing field at Carter-Finley Stadium during the game as the Pack won 10-3.

The weather forecasts for Saturday are for more severe conditions should Hurricane Florence maintain its projected course. Hurricane Florence is projected to hit the North Carolina coastline this week as a Category 4 storm.

The game Saturday was to be a matchup featuring two of the nationa€™s best college quarterbacks -- the Packa€™s Ryan Finley and West Virginiaa€™s Will Grier, a Heisman Trophy hopeful.

Before the announcement was made, Wolfpack junior safety Jarius Morehead was asked his reaction if the game were to be canceled or postponed.

Read the complete news article here...

More Featured News

Ex-Oregon WR Jalen Hall Being Accused of a Brutal Home Invasion; How Many Years He is Looking At in Jail
Published On: Sat, Sep 22
Former 4-star recruit and ex-Oregon wide receiver Jalen Hall has been arrested and is facing charges with a maximum life sentence for allegedly conducting a home invasion on Septemb...
Nick Saban plans to continue using both Tua Tagovailoa, Jalen Hurts
Published On: Fri, Sep 21
So much for that idea, it appears.Two weeks ago, a report surfaced thatA there isA an agreement in placeA betweenA Jalen HurtsA and the Alabama football program that would allow the...
Sun Devils land fourth offensive line commitment in 2019 class
Published On: Fri, Sep 21
Offensive lineman Alijah Bates of Colorado Springs isA Arizona State football's 14th known commitmentA in the 2019 recruiting class.Bates, 6-8, 235 pounds, of Doherty High School ma...
Scott Frost Isn't Pulling Any Punches on Nebraska's Slow Start
Published On: Fri, Sep 21
Given what he did last year at UCF and how badly his alma mater wanted him, Nebraska coach Scott Frost can afford to be bluntly honest right now. Yet ita€™s still a little shocking ...
So did Urban Meyer delete important texts or not?
Published On: Fri, Sep 21
The Urban Meyer/Zach Smith story continued in late August with the release of documents from Ohio State, shortly before Meyera€™s since-concluded partial suspension began.The releas...
Report finds Terps failed to properly diagnose, treat Jordan McNair
Published On: Fri, Sep 21
Members of the Maryland athletic training staff failed to quickly diagnose and properly treat the heatstroke symptoms of 19-year-old offensive lineman Jordan McNair on May 29, accor...
UCLA QB Devon Modster announces he's transferring
Published On: Fri, Sep 21
UCLA quarterback Devon Modster announced Friday he is transferring."First and foremost I would like to thank my teammates for always grinding with me day in and day out, creating me...
Report: Former Texas A&M coach, Alabama settle contract issues without lawsuit
Published On: Thu, Sep 20
A Former Texas A&M coach Jeff Banks, who is now the special teams coordinator at Alabama, has settled a contract issue between his former employer and his new one,A according to AL....
Auburn tight end Jalen Harris leaves program, will seek grad transfer
Published On: Thu, Sep 20
Auburn tight endA Jalen HarrisA has left the program.Harris announced on Twitter on Wednesday afternoon that Auburn has granted him a release from his scholarship and that he will u...
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts