Miami Defeats Wake Forest 24-21 - Recap
Miami got a 168-yard performance from Duke Johnson as a key part of its 24-21 victory over the Demon Deacons on Saturday at Sun Life Stadium.
The Hurricanes won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 24-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Stephen Morris completed 17 of 28 pass attempts for 191 yards for the Hurricanes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Josh Harris rushed for 37 yards for Wake Forest, while Tanner Price added 12 yards. Tanner Price threw for 302 yards for the Demon Deacons, while receivers Tyree Harris and Michael Campanaro had 95 and 88 yards respectively.
Wake Forest was outgained by Miami 391-361 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Demon Deacons.
Wake Forest led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:24/27:36 split in that important category.
Miami looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Florida State. Wake Forest will aim to get back on the winning track at Syracuse.