Wake Forest vs Vanderbilt Wrap - Vanderbilt Wins 23-21
The Demon Deacons were burned by Jordan Matthews for 125 receiving yards on Saturday as the Commodores picked up a 23-21 win at Vanderbilt Stadium.
The Commodores earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 42.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Austyn Carta-Samuels completed 24 of 33 pass attempts for 231 yards for the Commodores in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Demon Deacons defense.
Tanner Price rushed for 47 yards for Wake Forest, while Josh Harris added 35 yards. Tanner Price threw for 155 yards for the Demon Deacons, while receivers Josh Harris and Spencer Bishop had 40 and 38 yards respectively.
Vanderbilt outgained Wake Forest 403-266 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-15 by the Commodores.
The time of possession battle favored Vanderbilt as their offense was on the field for 38:09, longer than the 21:51 of their opponents.