Cavaliers Fall 16-10 Against Wake Forest - Game Recap

Cavaliers Fall 16-10 Against Wake Forest - Game Recap

Wake Forest earned a 16-10 victory over Virginia on Saturday in Week 8 action at Scott Stadium.

The Demon Deacons were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 51.5.

Tanner Price completed 7 of 19 pass attempts for 102 yards for the Demon Deacons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Kevin Parks rushed for 28 yards for Virginia, while Phillip Sims added 17 yards. Phillip Sims threw for 253 yards for the Cavaliers, while receivers Tim Smith and Darius Jennings had 79 and 37 yards respectively.

Wake Forest was outgained by Virginia 301-213 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 15-12 by the Cavaliers.

The time of possession battle favored Wake Forest as their offense was on the field for 30:04, longer than the 29:56 of their opponents.

Next game, Wake Forest takes its act home to face Clemson looking for another win. For Virginia, they head on the road to face North Carolina State.