North Carolina vs Wake Forest Recap - Demon Deacons Win 28-27
|North Carolina vs Wake Forest Recap - Demon Deacons Win 28-27|
Tanner Price threw for 327 yards to lead the Demon Deacons over North Carolina 28-27 on Saturday in Week 2 action at BB&T Field.
Wake Forest was an underdog by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Josh Harris rushed for 40 yards, while Deandre Martin added 13 yards in the win. Michael Campanaro and Brandon Terry added 164 and 87 receiving yards respectively.
A.J. Blue rushed for 106 yards for North Carolina, while Romar Morris added 70 yards. Bryn Renner threw for 271 yards for the Tar Heels, while receivers Erik Highsmith and Sean Tapley had 71 and 59 yards respectively.
North Carolina outgained Wake Forest 428-426 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Demon Deacons.
North Carolina lost the time of possession battle 32:56/27:04, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Wake Forest takes its act on the road to face Florida State looking for another win. For North Carolina, they head on the road to face Louisville.