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2001 NC State Wolfpack football
Tangerine Bowl, L 19–34 vs. Pittsburgh
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
2001 record7–5 (5–4 ACC)
Head coachChuck Amato (2nd season)
Home stadiumCarter–Finley Stadium
(Capacity: 51,500)
Seasons
← 2000
2002 →
2001 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#11 Maryland   7 1         10 2  
#15 Florida State   6 2         8 4  
North Carolina   5 3         8 5  
#24 Georgia Tech   4 4         9 4  
Clemson   4 4         7 5  
NC State   4 4         7 5  
Wake Forest   3 5         6 5  
Virginia   3 5         5 7  
Duke   0 8         0 11  
† – BCS representative as champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 NC State Wolfpack football team represented North Carolina State University during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was Chuck Amato. NC State has been a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) since the league's inception in 1953. The Wolfpack played its home games in 2001 at Carter–Finley Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina, which has been NC State football's home stadium since 1966.

The originally scheduled home game on September 13, 2001 against Ohio was rescheduled to November 24, 2001 in the wake of the September 11 attacks.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 67:30 PMIndiana*ESPNW 35–1451,500
September 226:30 PMat SMU*FSNW 26–1719,522
September 2912:00 PMNorth Carolina
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina (Rivalry)
JPSL 9–1751,500
October 66:30 PMat Wake ForestW 17–1427,401
October 1312:00 PMNo. 16 Clemson
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina (Textile Bowl)
JPSL 37–4551,500
October 203:30 PMat No. 23 Georgia TechABCL 17–2741,942
October 271:30 PMVirginia
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
W 24–051,500
November 31:00 PMat DukeW 55–3135,206
November 103:30 PMat No. 10 Florida StateABCW 34–2882,425
November 177:45 PMNo. 10 Maryland
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
ESPNL 19–2351,500
November 241:00 PMOhio*
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
W 27–738,025
December 207:30 PMvs. Pittsburgh*ESPNL 19–3428,562
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time
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