COL FB: Miami 45, North Carolina State 31

Oct. 24, 2004 at 6:39 AM
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RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- No. 3 ranked Miami won 45-31 over North Carolina State in an Atlantic Coast Conference battle in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday.

Brock Berlin completed 15-of-30 passes for 265 yards and a school-record-tying five touchdowns for the Miami Hurricanes, while Roscoe Parrish caught four passes for 81 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the win.

Berlin joined Bernie Kosar, Steve Walsh and Ken Dorsey as the only Miami quarterbacks to throw five touchdown passes during a game.

Jay Davis finished 20-of-38 passing for 260 yards and four touchdowns for the North Carolina State Wolfpack, who managed to gain 440 yards of total offense against the nation's top-ranked college defense. T.A. McLendon rushed 22 times for 145 yards and Richard Washington caught six passes for 111 yards.

Despite the high-scoring game, the Miami defense still sacked Davis five times and forced four turnovers.

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