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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Travis McKie matched a career high with 23 points - including six on one critical trip downcourt - to lead Wake Forest past mistake-prone Georgia Southern 81-72 on Wednesday night.
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The Deacs handled their business tonight, coming up victorious against a very scrappy, highly competitive Georgia Southern squad. It wasn't a blowout like I had been hopeful for, and there are still things to be worked on, but there were improvements from last game, and it was a very different game than the game against Loyola in a variety of ways, so I'm glad to see...
Clemson's 31-28 victory over Wake Forest on Saturday did a lot for the Tigers. They improved to 9-1 for the first time since 1987 and clinched their second Atlantic Division title and ACC Championship game berth in three years.
But players and coaches were eager for more.
"We're happy we're 9-1, we're thrilled we've clinched the division, but there'...
Wake Forest head women's tennis coach Jeff Wyshner today announced the signing of high school standout Kasey Gardiner. Gardiner, a native of Novi, Mich., will join the Demon Deacons in the fall of 2012.
The Wake Forest men's soccer team survived South Carolina in a 4-3 shootout after playing to a 1-1 draw in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday, Nov. 17.
Wednesday, Nov. 16
Georgia Southern (0-1) at Wake Forest (1-0)
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Winston-Salem, NC, Joel Coliseum (14,665)
Fast break: GSU fell to Valpo by 11 in its opener, but will have athletes that can play with the Demon Deacons. Wake should win because of its size and interior strength.
Forecast: Wake, 78-66.
Princeton (0-1) at N.C. State (1-0)
When: 7 p.m.
Wake Forest men's soccer will make its return to the NCAA Tournament after a one year hiatus on Thursday, Nov. 17
Postgame Quotes - Wake Forest vs. Georgia Southern
Nov 16, 7:00 PM | Joel Coliseum
Georgia Southern Eagles vs Wake Forest Demon Deacons Odds
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the Eagles at Joel Coliseum in NCAAB action.
The Demon Deacons bring a 1-0 record (1-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 0-1 Eagles, who are 0-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER...
The final home matches of the 2011 season will pit the Boston College volleyball team versus Wake Forest and Duke. The Eagles (7-21, 3-14 ACC) host the Demon Deacons (7-20, 4-13 ACC) on Friday, Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. and the Blue Devils (18-8, 12-5 ACC) on Sunday at noon. Fans are invited to follow both matches live via GameTracker.Sunday's match is Senior Day for the Eagles. Seniors...
Wake Forest standout cross country runner Nicole Irving has been named to the NCAA All-Southeast Region team, as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
A look at how former Demon Deacons fared in the National Football League during Week 10 action.
Wake Forest is offering a special opportunity to purchase women's basketball season passes at a discounted rate. For one week only starting on November 17 until November 23, fans can buy an adult season pass at the regular price of $35 and receive a youth/senior season pass for free ($15 value).
Four Wake Forest field hockey players have been selected to the 2011 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-South Region Team, as announced by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association.
The South Carolina men's soccer team (9-7-2) will host Wake Forest (8-7-4) in the first round of the 2011 NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament on Thursday at Stone Stadium. Game time for the match is set for 7 p.m.
Fresh off a season-opening win over Loyola (Md.) last weekend, Wake Forest will look to keep it rolling as the Demon Deacons host the Georgia Southern Eagles on Wednesday evening.