clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

FSU Week Is A Great Excuse To Revisit A Landmark Win

NC State was the first ACC team to win in Tallahassee since FSU joined the conference.

Streeter Lecka - Getty Images

It's Florida State week, which makes it a great time to remember what was one of my favorite wins from the last 15 years. NC State improbably beat the Seminoles in 2001 after being blown out at home the year prior, and the victory was the first in Tallahassee by an ACC team since Florida State joined the league. It was a monumental win for Chuck Amato, who was trying to establish a legitimate program at a school that had little football culture and no facilities.