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NC State Wolfpack Football Tickets
Formerly the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, NC State had its first football game in 1892 at Pullen Park against Raleigh Male Academy. NC State began its long-time rivalry with the University of North Carolina in 1894 and was defeated. As the Wolfpack continued to build their program, they began to have more wins under their belt. They finally won against the North Carolina Tar Heels in 1920. During their time in the ACC, the Wolfpack has won many conference games and played in numerous bowl games. Today fans revel in watching their Wolfpack compete and are happy to see Wuf and Tuffy, the wolf-like Tamaskan canine mascots, support their team. Get your NC State Wolfpack football tickets today at StubHub.
What titles has the NC State Wolfpack won?
The NC State Wolfpack has won many championship titles over the years. The team won the South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association championship in 1907, 1910 and 1913. The Wolfpack won the Southern Conference championship in 1927 and the ACC championship for the years 1957, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1973 and 1979.
What bowl games has the North Carolina State Wolfpack won?
As of 2018, the NC State Wolfpack football schedule has taken the team to 32 bowl games. Of these, it has won 17. The Wolfpack's winning bowl record games are the 1967 Liberty Bowl, the 1972 Peach Bowl, the 1973 Liberty Bowl, the 1974 Bluebonnet Bowl, the 1977 Peach Bowl, the 1978 Tangerine Bowl, the 1988 Peach Bowl, the 1990 All-American Bowl, the 1995 Peach Bowl, the 2000 MicronPC.com Bowl, the 2003 Gator Bowl, the 2003 Tangerine Bowl, the 2005 Meineke Car Care Bowl, the 2010 Champs Sports Bowl, the 2011 Belk Bowl, the 2014 St. Petersburg Bowl, the 2016 Independence Bowl and the 2017 Sun Bowl.
Where are the NC State Wolfpack football games played?
The Wolfpack plays home games at the Carter–Finley Stadium, which opened in 1966 and currently can seat 57,583 patrons. The stadium has a natural grass playing surface. This facility is highly rated as one of the best football venues in college sports because of its amenities and game atmosphere. Vaughn Towers is a four-level adjacent facility that is 117,000 square feet and has 51 luxury suites, 1,000 club seats and premium rooms for the media.
What conference is the NC State Wolfpack in?
The NC State Wolfpack has been in different conference organizations over the years. They were independent between 1892 and 1897, in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association during the years 1898 through 1906, in the South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association during the years 1907 through 1921, in the Southern Conference during the years 1922 through 1952 and has been in the Atlantic Coast Conference since 1953. As a member of the ACC, the Wolfpack has won seven conference championships and participated in 31 bowl games, of which the team has won 17 through the end of the 2018 season.
What are NC State's rivalries?
NC State's biggest rival is the North Carolina Tar Heels. North Carolina leads the competition with 66–36–6 through the 2018 season. Although the two teams belong to separate divisions of the ACC, they are designated as crossover rivals, and they meet every year. For 2019, they will meet in Raleigh. Another longtime rival of NC State is Wake Forest, which the Wolfpack has been playing against since 1895. NC State leads 66-40-6 as of 2018, and the 2019 match-up will be in Winston-Salem.Back to Top