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Sports POY: Runner UpEamon Queeney, North State Journal North Carolina State head coach Dave Doeren gets ready to lead his team on to the field before the college football game against Wake Forest at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, Saturday, October 1, 2016. The North Carolina State Wolfpack defeated the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.

Sports POY: Runner Up

Eamon Queeney, North State Journal

North Carolina State head coach Dave Doeren gets ready to lead his team on to the field before the college football game against Wake Forest at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, Saturday, October 1, 2016. The North Carolina State Wolfpack defeated the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.