1959 NC State Wolfpack football team

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1959 NC State Wolfpack football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1959 record1–9 (0–6 ACC)
Head coachEarle Edwards (6th season)
Home stadiumRiddick Stadium
Seasons
← 1958
1960 →
1959 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 11 Clemson $   6 1         9 2  
North Carolina   5 2         5 5  
Maryland   4 2         5 5  
South Carolina   4 3         6 4  
Wake Forest   4 3         6 4  
Duke   2 3         4 6  
NC State   0 6         1 9  
Virginia   0 5         0 10  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1959 NC State Wolfpack football team represented North Carolina State University during the 1959 college football season. The Wolfpack were led by sixth-year head coach Earle Edwards and played their home games at Riddick Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing in last with an 0–6 conference record.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 19vs. VPI*W 15–13
October 3at North CarolinaL 12–20
October 10at ClemsonL 0–23
October 17Wake ForestL 14–17
October 24Duke
  • Riddick Stadium
  • Raleigh, NC
L 15–17
October 31Wyoming*
  • Riddick Stadium
  • Raleigh, NC
L 0–26
November 7at Mississippi Southern*L 14–19
November 13at UCLA*L 12–21
November 21at South CarolinaL 7–12
December 5at MarylandL 28–33
  • *Non-conference game

Source:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1959 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 17, 2013.
  2. ^ "1959 North Carolina State Wolfpack Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 28, 2018.