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Wake Forest suspends Ryan Anderson, Thomas Brown

Wake Forest has suspended offensive lineman Ryan Anderson for five games and defensive back Thomas Brown for one game. According to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy, no reason was given for the suspension except that both players were guilty of a violation of team rules. Wake Forest suspends freshman OL Ryan Anderson 5 games & junior DB Thomas Brown 1 game for violating team rules ...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wake Forest suspends 2 football players for rules violations

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) Wake Forest has suspended two football players from the team for violating undisclosed team rules. Coach Dave Clawson on Tuesday said defensive back Thomas Brown will be suspended for one game and offensive lineman Ryan Anderson will miss five games. Clawson says both players will practice during their suspensions. Brown played in all 12 games last season...
Via AP on Fox
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

IU to open Maui Invitational with Wake Forest

Indiana will begin its latest appearance in the Maui Invitational against Wake Forest.           

Indiana to play Wake Forest in 2015 Maui Invitational opener

Indiana will play Wake Forest to open the 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational on Monday, Nov. 23 at the Lahaina Civic Center, according to Andy Katz of Vanderbilt vs. St. John’s is the other matchup in Indiana’s side of the bracket. On the opposite side of the bracket, Kansas will open with Chaminade and UCLA will […] The post Indiana to play Wake Forest in 2015 Maui...
Via Inside the Hall
7 days ago  |  Discuss

5-Star Power Forward Harry Giles Tweets Unique GIF Of Himself Wearing Jerseys Of 5 Schools He’s Considering

On Monday, five-star power forward Harry Giles, the No. 1 player in the class of 2016, released his top five schools. The list includes three North Carolina powers—Duke, UNC, and Wake Forest—and two of the best programs in the nation, Kansas and Kentucky. Tonight, he wants to know which jersey he looks best in. Giles tweeted out a cool GIF of himself wearing the five programs’...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Harry Giles, Nation’s Top Recruit, Down To Five Schools

Harry Giles, the top recruit in the 2016 class, is down to five schools. The power forward out of High Point, North Carolina has UNC, Duke, Kentucky, Kansas and Wake Forest making the list. 2016 CP3 All-Stars (NC) PF Harry Giles announces he has a final five of North Carolina, Duke, Kentucky, Kansas & Wake Forest. — Alex Kline (@TheRecruitScoop) July 20, 2015 Duke, which...
Via Diehardsport
14 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 No. 1 Prospect Harry Giles announces top 5 schools

2016 No. 1 overall prospect Harry Giles announced a star-studded Top 5 on Monday. Giles announced his final five schools via his Twitter account. Duke, Kentucky, Kansas, Wake Forest, and North Carolina were the lucky five to make the cut. Top 5 Schools No Order North Carolina Duke Kentucky Kansas Wake Forest — Harry Giles (@TheReal_HG3) July 20...
Via Campus Sports Net
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Harry Giles Narrows List To UNC, Duke, Kentucky, Kansas, Wake Forest

Harry Giles, the number one recruit in the class of 2016, has narrowed his list of schools to five. Giles is a 6'10 power forward out of Wesleyan Christian Academy. North Carolina, Duke, Kentucky, Kansas and Wake Forest are on Giles' list.
Via RealGM
14 days ago  |  Discuss

PF Harry Giles, No. 1 Basketball Recruit In 2016 Class, Announces Loaded Top 5

High Point (N.C.) Wesleyan Christian five-star power forward Harry Giles, the No. 1 recruit in the 2016 class, has just announced a star-studded top five list on Twitter. Top 5 Schools No Order North Carolina Duke Kentucky Kansas Wake Forest — Harry Giles (@TheReal_HG3) July 20, 2015 Pretty good to be able to include four of the top programs in college basketball in your top...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Wake Forest football coach to boycott Stephen Colbert

Comedian Stephen Colbert recently stopped by Wake Forest to deliver a hilarious commencement speech. While the speech spread on social media and generated plenty of laughs, one person who was not amused was Demon Deacons head football coach Dave Clawson. The joke that really stung Clawson was when Colbert mocked the Purdue tradition of covering the quad on campus in toilet paper...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Indiana Football: Indiana’s Kevin Wilson On Wake Forest: “We’re Going To Kick Their A**”

You wouldn’t think anyone would be that excited about the Indiana-Wake Forest game scheduled to take place on Sept. 26.  Think again.  That’s because there is some trash talking going on, coming out of the mouth of Hoosiers’ head coach Kevin Wilson.  Kevin Wilson: “I’m a southern baptist, but I don’t like the (Wake Forest) Deacons. We’re going to kick their ass...
Via College Spun
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Wake Forest Demon Deacons 2015 Preview and Prediction

Not surprisingly, Dave Clawson's first season at Wake Forest experienced more downs than ups. The good news is that 13 starters return from last...
Via Athlon Sports
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Look: Wake Forest gets new uniforms

Tis the season for uniform announcements and the Wake Forest Demon Deacons are the latest team to throw their name into the uniform hat…. New era, new uniforms. Demon Deacons adding a modern flair to university tradition in new jerseys for 2015. WATCH: — Wake Forest Football (@WakeFB) May 5, 2015 Read more and check out pictures of Wake Forest's redesigned...
Via The Student Section
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Wake Forest unveils new uniforms

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons have unveiled new uniforms for the upcoming college football season. The new Nike uniforms, which were unveiled on Cinco de Mayo, are said to balance “a similar blend of modern flare with traditional craftsmanship.” Wake Forest’s home uniforms are black jerseys with gold trim, paired with gold pants., while the away uniforms all-white. There...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Wake Forest Unveils New Football Uniforms and Helmets for 2015

Wake Forest’s black and gold uniforms and helmets are getting a new look for the 2015 season. The Demon Deacons unveiled the new look on...
Via Athlon Sports
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Wake Forest Unveils New Uniforms For 2015

Last season was one to forget for Wake Forest football. The Demon Deacons went 3-9, 1-7 in the ACC, and seven of their nine losses were by double-digits. We can’t really blame the program for wanting to start fresh, and Wake unveiled some new uniforms for 2015 earlier today. There’s three sets of jerseys, home, away and alternate. The designs are based on the school’s historical...
Via College Spun
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Deacons Wolford looking to build on 2014 season

Young quarterbacks seemingly sprouted up everywhere in the ACC last season, and Wake Forest's John Wolford was one of them. According to ESPN, only 12 true freshman Power 5 QBs started games last season, and five of those 12 passers called the ACC their home. ESPN put Wolford under the microscope, examining his highs and lows of 2014, while taking a crack at predicting how his 2015...
Via Fox Sports
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Wake Forest trio tabbed as potential breakout stars

Wake Forest scored a hat trick on USA Today's list of potential ACC breakout stars, as Deacons offensive linemen Ryan Anderson, Phil Haynes and Justin Herron were each tabbed by the publication to have a big 2015 season. All three players were a piece of head coach Dave Clawson's first recruiting class and all three wore a redshirt in 2014. Heading this season, they are on the active...
Via Fox Sports
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Deacons Wolford tabbed a potential breakout star

Young quarterbacks seemingly sprouted up everywhere in the ACC last season, and Wake Forest's John Wolford was one of them. According to ESPN, only 12 true freshman Power 5 QBs started games last season, and five of those 12 passers called the ACC their home. ESPN put Wolford under the microscope, examining his highs and lows of 2014, while taking a crack at predicting how his 2015...
Via Fox Sports
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Dramatic finale, Louisville baseball sweeps Wake Forest

Post from: Corey Ray crosses the plate in a 10-1 victory for Louisville over Wake Forest in the first game of a Saturday doubleheader.. He would steal home in the bottom of the ninth inning to give UofL a  come-from-behind 6-5 win in the second game. This University of Louisville baseball team may have something special going for it this season but don’t expect it to happen...
Via Louisville Card Game
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

PFF Not High On Wake Forest CB Kevin Johnson

I recently broke down several games that Wake Forest cornerback Kevin Johnson played over the course of the last three seasons and in those posts I believe I highlighted several plays in which he missed tackles. Now, thanks to a study done by Pro Football Focus, we have a missed tackle stat to attach to […] PFF Not High On Wake Forest CB Kevin Johnson is a post from: The post...
Via Steelers Depot
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Wake Forest signed Matthew Colburn, the recruit who had Louisville offer pulled

Matthew Colburn, Mr Football for the state of South Carolina, had his scholarship offer pulled by Louisville just two days before signing day. Today, he signed on with the Wake Forest Demon Deacons…. Deacon fans, welcome Matthew Colburn to the Wake Forest family! He signed an NLI today, and was Mr. Football in S.C. — Wake Forest Football (@WakeFB)...
Via The Student Section
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Drexel Lands Wake Forest Transfer

Ex-Wake Forest guard Miles Overton is transferring to Drexel, per Jon Rothstein. He notified WF head coach Danny Manning that he’d be transferring in early December. Miles Overton is a Philly native, and was a basketball standout at St. Joseph’s Prep. Overton averaged 5.1 points per contest over 7 games for Wake Forest. The 6’4″ guard should be a good add to the Dragons,...
Via Complete Philly Coverage
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

UNC and Wake Forest will play non-conference games in 2019 and 2021 (against each other)

Leave it to the ACC to go places nobody has gone (and probably didn’t want to go) before. Today, it was announced that North Carolina and Wake Forest will play each other in a home-and-home series in 2019 and 2021 but the games will count as non-conference games. Confused? Me to. Here’s more info from ESPN…. The North Carolina Tar Heels and Wake Forest Demon Deacons have achieved...
Via The Student Section
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

UNC, Wake Forest, 2 ACC Schools, Schedule Non-Conference Series

Starting in 2017, ACC schools will be required to play eight conference games and one non-conference game against a “Power 5″ school every year – meaning an opponent that resides in either the Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12, SEC, or….ACC. That’s right, schools can play teams in their own conference and have it count towards the requirement. North Carolina and Wake Forest appear...
Via College Spun
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

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