Smith returned a punt 87 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter of the Wolfpack's 48-14 win over visiting CMU. That return tied as the third-longest in school history and was the second for a score in his career. Smith also rushed for 41 yards on five carries and had three catches for another 39 yards to tally 167 all-purpose yards for the game.
The league also announced that NC State's October 12th contest against Syracuse will kick off at 3:30 p.m. The game will be televised on various Regional Sports Networks (RSN). A full listing of stations carrying the game will be announced at a later date.