NC State quarterback Wilson to start

Posted by ESPN.com's Heather Dinich

NC State's chances of beating Boston College just became, well, realistic. According to the Wolfpack's injury report, quarterback Russell Wilson is cleared to play, and coach Tom O'Brien told reporters Thursday that Wilson will start. It looks like tight end Anthony Hill might play, too. Talk about perfect timing for NC State.

Here is NC State's entire injury report:

PROBABLE: TE Anthony Hill -- Pectoralis strain

OUT: DT Alan-Michael Cash -- knee surgery; OG Curtis Crouch -- foot injury; LB Nate Irving -- ankle injury; WR Geron James -- ankle injury; LT Julian Williams -- shoulder injury.

OUT FOR THE SEASON: HB Toney Baker -- knee surgery; WR Donald Bowens -- lower-back stress fractures; TE Matt Kushner -- knee injury; S Javon Walker -- knee surgery