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Jan 21, 2016

Football Hears Barrier-Breaking Athlete

Irwin Holmes, the first black student to earn an undergraduate degree from NC State, talked about his educational opportunities and his experiences as the first African-American student-athlete in ACC history, as part of the football team's "Real World Wednesdays" program. 

Dec 17, 2015

Similar ‘States’ of Football

NC State will face Mississippi State in the 2015 Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte on Dec. 30 at 3:30 p.m. It's the third time the two similar schools have played against each other in postseason bowl games. 

Dec 10, 2015

NC State’s Green Football Results

Here's what happened when multiple NC State partners worked together to create the first zero-waste football season at Carter-Finley Stadium. 

Dec 10, 2015

Forbes Names Yow to Powerful List

NC State athletics director Debbie Yow, finishing up her fifth year as the leader of the Wolfpack, was No. 16 on Forbes' list of the most powerful women in sports. 

Nov 19, 2015

Athletics Adds Security Enhancements

Fans attending NC State's final two home football games are advised to arrive early, leave bags at home and plan on additional wait times for stadium entry as athletics announces enhanced security measures. 

Nov 12, 2015

Men’s Hoops Hosts Appreciation Day

NC State employees can purchase discount tickets for the NC State-Winthrop men's basketball game on Nov. 27 as part of Faculty and Staff Day. 

Aug 31, 2015

Changes Made for Football Game Day

Athletics has announced a few tweaks to its football game-day experience, including new traffic patterns, a new student gate, a new pedestrian bridge and the opportunity to tour the new Close-KIng Indoor Practice Facility. 

Aug 27, 2015

Carter-Finley: Red, White and Green

Wolfpack fans attending home football games at Carter-Finley Stadium this season will have the ability to compost food and paper, in addition to recycling plastic products, thanks to a new pilot program offered by athletics and the Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling. 

Aug 20, 2015

Rappers, Race Cars Rule Packapalooza

The fourth-annual Packapalooza community festival takes over Hillsborough Street on Saturday with a celebration of Wolfpack pride. 

Aug 4, 2015

Pack Pride Drives Rise in Rankings

Students sing NC State‚Äôs praises in an annual survey of top schools, touting the university as a high-impact institution with strong alumni support and popular athletic and student health programs.