NC State tailback T.A. McLendon (44) is stopped shot of the goal line by Ohio State's Will Allen (4) during the last play of the third overtime.
NC State players T.J. Williams (80), Brian Clark (87) and John Richter (15) question the referees standing over tailback T.A. McLendon (44) who lies motionless on the field after he was stopped short of the goal line during the third overtime.
NC State coach Chuck Amato, left, yells at the referees as they leave the field at the end of Wolfpack's 44-38 triple overtime loss to No. 3 Ohio State.
NC State quarterback Phillip Rivers (17) throws a touchdown pass in the sescond quarter.
NC State wide receiver Jericho Cotchery (82) grabs a touchdown pass in front of Ohio State cornerback Chris Gamble (7) in the second quarter.
Ohio State tailback Maurice Hall (28) is sandwiched between NC State defenders Andre Maddox (36) and Pat Thomas (52) in the first quarter.
NC State tight end T.J. Williams (80) balances on one hand as he leaps into the end zone past Ohio State cornerback Dustin Fox (37) late in the fourth quarter for a touchdown.
Ohio State quareterback Craig Krenzel (16) is stopped by NC State defenders Renaldo Moses (96), Freddie Aughtry-Lindsay (31) and Oliver Hoyte (22) during the first quarter.
Ohio State linebacker A.J. Hawk (47) returns an interception away from NC State wide receiver Brian Clark (87) in the fourth quarter.
Ohio State split end Michael Jenkins (12) catches a pass for a touchdown in front of NC State defenders Lamont Reid (28) and Casey Dimeo (38) during the third overtime.
NC State wide receiver Brian Clark (87) is upended by Ohio State defender Drew Carter (8) on a pass reception in the second quarter.
NC State cornerback Lamont Reid (28) intercepts a pass in front of Ohio State flanker Santonio Holmes (4) during the sescond quarter.