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Demon Deacons vs Flames Final: 20-17 - Recap

Demon Deacons vs Flames Final: 20-17 - Recap

The Demon Deacons grabbed a Week 1 victory over the Flames on Saturday, winning 20-17 at BB&T Field.

Tanner Price completed 16 of 28 pass attempts for 195 yards for the Demon Deacons in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Flames defense.

SirChauncey Holloway rushed for 53 yards for Liberty, while Brian Hudson added 18 yards. Brian Hudson threw for 263 yards for the Flames, while receivers Justin Gunn and Elliott Dutra had 66 and 64 yards respectively.

Wake Forest was outgained by Liberty 363-293 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 16-14 by the Flames.

The time of possession battle favored Wake Forest as their offense was on the field for 31:53, longer than the 28:07 of their opponents.