CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - OCTOBER 27: North Carolina helmet resting on the field prior to the game between the North Carolina Tar Heels and the Virginia Cavaliers on October 27, 2018, at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, VA. (Photo by Lee Coleman/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Sam Howell threw for program records of 550 yards and six touchdowns to help North Carolina rally past Wake Forest 59-53.

The Tar Heels trailed by 21 points with about seven minutes left in the third quarter before running off 35 unanswered points. Howell scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 20-yard keeper with 4:11 left.

UNC matched its biggest comeback in a win and finished with a program-record 742 total yards.

Sam Hartman threw for 429 yards and four touchdowns for Wake Forest. The Demon Deacons had won four straight games and finished with 606 total yards