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Boston College Eagles at Wake Forest Demon Deacons Photo Highlights

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Via Athlon Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Holds Off Late Comeback To Down Wake Forest 23-17

Wake Forest has yet to win a game in the ACC this year, but it gave Boston College all it could handle in the fourth quarter Saturday. The Eagles (5-3, 2-2 ACC) built a 20-point fourth-quarter lead over the Demon Deacons (2-6, 0-4 ACC) but needed an interception from defensive back Justin Simmons with 2:06 remaining to hang on for a 23-17 win in Winston-Salem, N.C. Boston College...
Via NESN.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

BC builds big lead, holds on to beat Wake 23-17

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) Jon Hilliman rushed for 101 yards and two touchdowns, and Boston College held on to beat Wake Forest 23-17 on Saturday. Tyler Murphy finished 11 of 15 for 165 yards with a 37-yard touchdown pass to Shakim Phillips while Hilliman had touchdown runs of 1 and 33 yards for the Eagles (5-3, 1-2 Atlantic Coast Conference). They nearly blew a 23-3 lead in the fourth...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Legacy recruit gives Wake Forest Childress 2.0

Long-time Wake Forest basketball fans will undoubtedly remember the Demon Deacons squads with Randolph Childress, Tim Duncan and others as a great era in the program’s history. A second era of Childress involvement in Wake Forest basketball is now underway, as Randolph Childress is an assistant coach in the program and his son, Brandon Childress, committed as ...
Via Hoopniks
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Eagles at Wake Forest Demon Deacons: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Boston College Eagles and Wake Forest Demon Deacons will meet up in an ACC match-up. Boston College (4-3) and Wake Forest (2-5) will face off against one another on GamePlan and ESPN3 beginning at 3:30 pm ET from BB&T Field in Winston-Salem, NC. The Odds: The Boston College Eagles are 13.5 point favorites against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. The over/under...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Boston College-Wake Forest Featured In College Football Tripleheader On NESNPlus

The Boston College Eagles will fly south for the weekend to take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Saturday, and local fans will be able to catch all the action as part of a college football tripleheader on NESNPlus. The day will start with a CAA tilt between Maine and Rhode Island at noon, followed by BC at Wake Forest at 3:30 p.m. ET. In Conference USA action, the University...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

BC-Wake Forest preview

Time for another rebound. My pipedream of us making a run at the Division is probably over, but there is still much on the line. BC needs this game to get closer to bowl eligibility and to keep momentum going into the tougher second half of the season. BC also needs to prove that we have a killer instinct. Wake is struggling right now and leaning on a freshman QB coming back from...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
2 days ago  |  Discuss

BC head coach Clawson: Wolford to start at QB for Wake Forest

Wake Forest's woeful offense can take some solace in this: At least the Demon Deacons still have their quarterback. John Wolford will be back in the starting lineup this week against Boston College after coach Dave Clawson said the freshman showed no signs of a concussion following last week's loss to Syracuse. Wolford suffered a head injury when he was hit while attempting...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Manning looking to make Wake Forest a winner again

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) When his Wake Forest players couldn't get a defensive drill quite right, new coach Danny Manning made them do it again - and again. After about an hour, they finally figured it out. The message was clear: Manning knows the Demon Deacons have to take care of all the little things if they're ever going to achieve big things. He said Tuesday that &...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Syracuse Orange at Wake Forest Demon Deacons Photo Highlights

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Via Athlon Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Champions Tour: Jay Haas wins Greater Hickory Kia Classic

CONOVER, N.C. -- Jay Haas became the 18th player to win a Champions Tour at 60 or older, closing with a 5-under 66 on Sunday for a two-stroke victory in the Greater Hickory Kia Classic. The 60-year-old former Wake Forest player has 17 victories on the 50-and-over tour after winning nine times on the PGA Tour. He also won the event in 2005 and 2009. Haas extended his streak of under...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Haas wins Greater Hickory Kia Classic

CONOVER, N.C. (AP) Jay Haas became the 18th player to win a Champions Tour at 60 or older, closing with a 5-under 66 on Sunday for a two-stroke victory in the Greater Hickory Kia Classic. The 60-year-old former Wake Forest player has 17 victories on the 50-and-over tour after winning nine times on the PGA Tour. He also won the event in 2005 and 2009. Haas extended his streak of...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Champions Tour: Haas takes two-stroke lead at Greater Hickory Kia Classic

  Jay Haas shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the Champions Tour's Greater Hickory Kia Classic. Haas, the 60-year-old former Wake Forest player who won the event in 2005 and 2009, had a 12-under 130 on Rock Barn Golf and Spa's Champions Course. He extended his streak of under-par rounds on the 50-and-over tour to 22, making...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Haas leads Greater Hickory Kia Classic

CONOVER, N.C. (AP) Jay Haas shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the Champions Tour's Greater Hickory Kia Classic. Haas, the 60-year-old former Wake Forest player who won the event in 2005 and 2009, had a 12-under 130 on Rock Barn Golf and Spa's Champions Course. He extended his streak of under-par rounds on the 50-and-over tour...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Wake Forest quarterback Wolford leaves game

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) Wake Forest quarterback John Wolford left Saturday's game against Syracuse in the second quarter with a head injury after taking a blindside hit and will not return. Wolford emerged from the locker room for the start of the second half in street clothes. Wake Forest announced it ''suspects a concussion'' and is playing it safe by keeping...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Syracuse, Wake meet looking for 1st ACC win

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) If there's any realistic chance for Wake Forest to turn its rough season around, the Demon Deacons have to beat Syracuse. Same goes for the Orange. Someone's going to get a win Saturday when Wake Forest plays host to Syracuse in a matchup of Atlantic Division teams winless in Atlantic Coast Conference play. ''If there's any chance that...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Wake Forest A “Must-Win” for Syracuse

Going into the year, this game was seen as an easy one among a tough stretch of Notre Dame, Louisville, Florida State and Clemson in a span of five weeks. As it turns out, the Orange has lost the first three of those games, and going to Death Valley is a very tough task. So, in order to save its bowl chances the Orange cannot afford to lose this weekend at Wake Forest. The Demon...
Via Orange Fizz
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Manning is already winning at Wake Forest

It's hard to imagine how a coach with only two years of experience could take a school that's smothered by blue bloods and mired in a four-year streak of futility and make it a prime destination for recruits overnight. But that's exactly what Danny Manning seems to be doing at Wake Forest. Manning has yet to coach a game in Winston-Salem, but he's already won big...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Syracuse-Wake Forest Featured In College Football Doubleheader On NESNplus

NESNplus will be home to a college football doubleheader Saturday. Syracuse and Wake Forest will kick off the pair of ACC matchups, as they’ll do battle at noon. Then at 3:30 p.m. ET, you can catch North Carolina take on Louisville at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. Check out the list below for the NESNplus channel in your area. Channel listings subject to change. 2014 NESNplus...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

John Collins Commits to Wake Forest

Earlier this week it was Doral Moore who committed to Danny Manning and Wake Forest, and today it was reported by Jeff Goodman that 4-star John Collins has committed to the Deacs as well. Collins is listed at 6-8, 220 pounds by ESPN and chose Wake Forest over Miami, Tennessee and several other schools. He plays at Cardinal Newman High School in West Palm Beach as a power forward...
Via Pro Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Wake Forest adds second big man, John Collins

Competing with the college basketball programs in the deep and talented ACC was going to be a challenge with the roster assembled by former Wake Forest head coach Jeff Bzdelik. As the program changed courses in the off-season and hired former college and NBA standout Danny Manning to take over, new hope has been injected ...
Via Hoopniks
14 days ago  |  Discuss

7-Foot Center and Illini Target Doral Moore Commits To Wake Forest

Another one bites the dust. Following an official visit to Wake Forest this past weekend, 2015 center Doral Moore committed to the school. Huge pickup for Danny Manning and Wake with commitment of talented 7-footer Doral Moore. First reported by @clintjackson1 — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) October 8, 2014 Doral Moore has huge potential, but there are questions whether or not he...
Via Sports Mockery
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Wake Forest lands four-star big man Doral Moore

Danny Manning has earned the reputation of being one of the best coaches in the country at developing big men, and that was one of the attributes that made him attractive to Wake Forest. And now Manning has the high-ceiling big man he can help mold for the next few years. Top-60 prospect Doral Moore committed to Wake Forest on Wednesday morning, as first reported by Rivals.com...
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Headlines FSU’s ‘Struggle’ With Wake: Is It SEC Bias?

Did ESPN call FSU's drubbing of Wake Forest a "struggle" because of SEC bias? Debatable.
Via Gamedayr
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Game Balls: FSU-Wake Forest

Top-ranked Florida State overcame a slow start on Saturday to pound Wake Forest 43-3. The Seminoles improved to 5-0 on the season and earned head coach Jimbo Fisher the 50th victory of his career. With a trip to Upstate New York to face Syracuse looming, the Noled Out staff hands out its game balls for Saturday’s victory. Offense Mike Ferguson & Jon Marchant’s Game Ball:...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss
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