Duke vs Wake Forest Wrap - Duke Wins 34-27
Desmond Scott caught 11 passes for 134 yards against the Wake Forest defense as Duke handed the Demon Deacons a 34-27 loss on Saturday at BB&T Field.
Duke was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 57.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Sean Renfree completed 22 of 28 pass attempts for 204 yards for the Blue Devils in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Demon Deacons defense.
Josh Harris rushed for 84 yards for Wake Forest, while Deandre Martin added 63 yards. Tanner Price threw for 230 yards for the Demon Deacons, while receivers Terence Davis and Tommy Bohanon had 100 and 41 yards respectively.
Duke was outgained by Wake Forest 397-381 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-17 by the Blue Devils.
Wake Forest lost the time of possession battle 33:08/26:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Duke looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Virginia. Wake Forest will aim to get back on the winning track at Maryland.