|1946 NC State Wolfpack football|
|1946 record||8–3 (6–1 SoCon)|
|Head coach||Beattie Feathers (3rd season)|
|1946 Southern Conference football standings|
|North Carolina †||4||–||0||–||1||8||–||2||–||1|
|William & Mary||7||–||1||–||0||8||–||2||–||0|
|Washington & Lee||1||–||4||–||0||2||–||6||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1946 NC State Wolfpack football team was an American football team that represented North Carolina State University as a member of the Southern Conference (SoCon) during the 1946 college football season. In its third season under head coach Beattie Feathers, the team compiled an 8–3 record (6–1 against SoCon opponents), was ranked No. 18 in the final AP Poll, lost to Oklahoma in the 1947 Gator Bowl, and outscored opponents by a total of 226 to 101.
|September 28||Duke||W 13–6|
|October 5||at Clemson||W 14–7|
|October 12||Davidson||No. 19||W 25–0|
|October 19||at Wake Forest||Wake Forest, NC||W 14–6|
|October 26||at VPI||No. 12||L 6–14|
|November 2||at VMI||Roanoke, VA||W 49–7|
|November 9||at Vanderbilt*||No. 20||L 0–7|
|November 16||Virginia*||W 27–7|
|November 23||at Florida*||W 37–6|
|November 30||Maryland||W 28–7|
|January 1, 1947||vs. No. 14 Oklahoma*||L 13–34|
- "1946 North Carolina State Wolfpack Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/north-carolina-state/1946-schedule.html. Retrieved November 16, 2019.
- "Wolfpack Football 2019 NC State Media Guide". North Carolina State University. 2019. p. 150. https://s3.amazonaws.com/sidearm.sites/gopack.com/documents/2019/7/25/FB_Media_Guide_2019_WEB.pdf. Retrieved November 16, 2019.