Wake Forest vs Stanford Recap - Cardinal Win 68-24
The battle between the Cardinal and Demon Deacons didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Wake Forest was handed a 68-24 defeat on Saturday at Stanford Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinal were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 17.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 56.5.
Andrew Luck completed 17 of 23 pass attempts for 207 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Tanner Price rushed for 65 yards for Wake Forest, while Michael Campanaro added 41 yards. Tanner Price threw for 76 yards for the Demon Deacons, while receivers Chris Givens and Devon Brown had 47 and 10 yards respectively.
Stanford outgained Wake Forest 535-283 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-21 by the Cardinal.
The time of possession battle favored Wake Forest as their offense was on the field for 30:33, longer than the 29:27 of their opponents.
Next game, Stanford takes its act on the road to face Notre Dame looking for another win. For Wake Forest, they head on the road to face Florida State.