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Sports Photographer of the YearEthan Hyman, News & ObserverN.C. State linebacker Brandon Pittman can't  believe it after UNC's Giovani Bernard ran back a punt return 74-yards for a game winning touchdown late in the second half of UNC's 43-35 victory over N.C. State at Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, October 27, 2012.

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Ethan Hyman, News & Observer 

N.C. State linebacker Brandon Pittman can't believe it after UNC's Giovani Bernard ran back a punt return 74-yards for a game winning touchdown late in the second half of UNC's 43-35 victory over N.C. State at Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, October 27, 2012.