Wooten Earns ACC Honors


North Carolina redshirt freshman kicker Jay Wooten earned ACC Specialist of the Week honors, the league announced Monday.

Wooten kicked three field goals and pinned Rutgers deep on kickoffs several times in the 44-12 win in Piscataway.

Wooten's first career attempt was a 43-yarder in the second quarter which tied the game at 3. He later converted kicks of 29 and 27 yards.

He tied the school freshman record for most field goals made in a game with three.

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