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Comparing NC State and UNC: Off the field

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As North Carolina and N.C. State face each other Saturday in football at Carter-Finley Stadium, WNCN decided to take a look at how the two schools match up in other ways. Here's a look at the schools when it comes to some major awards and achievements by their products.


Pulitzer Prize winners

UNC: 13

N.C State: 0

Nobel Prize winners

UNC: 1

N.C. State: 1

Academy Awards

UNC: 2

N.C. State: 0


U.S. Presidents

UNC: 1

N.C. State: 0

N.C. governors

UNC: 13

N.C. State: 3


UNC: CEOs of JP Morgan, Wachovia, Hulu, Krispy Kreme

N.C. State: CEOs of SAS, Caterpillar, COO of Apple


UNC: Francis Collins, leader of the Human Genome Project

N.C. State Katherine Stinson, first female engineer hired by FAA; Mark Templeton, CEO of Citrix




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