Clemson and NC State were just two of the last five remaining undefeated teams from Power Five conferences when the took the field at Death Valley Saturday. By the time the game had ended, the No. 3 Tigers proved they were in another class than the No. 16 Wolfpack.
The No. 3/3 Clemson football team emerged victorious in the battle of unbeatens at Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon, defeating the No. 16/15 NC State Wolfpack by a score of 41-7. With the win, Clemson remained undefeated at 7-0 overall and 4-0 in the ACC, while NC State moved to 5-1 overall and 2-1 in conference play.