Harris completed 13 of 33 passes for 205 yards and was intercepted twice, but Hankerson was his go-to receiver, catching seven passes for 147 yards as the Hurricanes (3-1, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) earned their second consecutive road win since a loss at Ohio State.
Tigers quarterback Kyle Parker was 14 of 33 passing for 149 yards with three interceptions, and he lost a fumble. Andre Ellington rushed for 149 yards and three touchdowns. Clemson fell to 2-2 and 0-1.
Crist completed 24 of 44 passes for 203 yards, and running back Armando Allen rushed for 90 yards, including a 2-yard touchdown in the third quarter.
The Irish defense held the Eagles scoreless in the second half and limited the BC offense to 4 yards rushing.
Thomas rushed for scores of 70 and 10 yards in the second quarter to pace Florida State (4-1, 2-0), which led 27-0 at halftime. That was more than enough for a staunch Seminoles defense, which limited Virginia to 42 yards of total offense in the first half.
Virginia Tech 41, No. 23 North Carolina State 30: Tyrod Taylor's 39-yard touchdown pass to Jarrett Boykin late in the fourth quarter lifted the visiting Hokies (3-2, 2-0) over the Wolfpack (4-1, 1-1).
Taylor completed 12 of 24 passes for 123 yards with three touchdowns and an interception for Virginia Tech, which has won three in a row after starting the season 0-2. Taylor also carried the ball 16 times for 121 yards.
Haynes and George Bryan each caught a touchdown pass.
Yates completed 18 of 26 passes for 181 yards as the short-handed Tar Heels ran off 28 consecutive points. UNC, which was again without a number of key players because of ongoing NCAA and school investigations, trailed 17-14 with 11 minutes left in the third quarter.
Georgia Tech 24, Wake Forest 20: Joshua Nesbitt hit Correy Earls on a 9-yard touchdown pass with 15 seconds to play as the Yellow Jackets (3-2, 2-1) beat the host Demon Deacons (2-3, 1-2). Nesbitt led three scoring drives in the fourth quarter as Georgia Tech erased a 17-6 deficit.