Seminoles vs Demon Deacons Final: 59-3 - Recap
The battle between the Seminoles and Demon Deacons didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Wake Forest was handed a 59-3 defeat on Saturday at BB&T Field.
The Seminoles were a 34-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 55.5.
Jameis Winston completed 17 of 28 pass attempts for 159 yards for the Seminoles in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Demon Deacons defense.
Josh Harris rushed for 66 yards for Wake Forest, while Dominique Gibson added 35 yards. Tyler Cameron threw for 63 yards for the Demon Deacons, while receivers John Armstrong and Dominique Gibson had 20 and 16 yards respectively.
Wake Forest was outgained by Florida State 296-166 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-8 by the Seminoles.
Florida State lost the time of possession battle 31:02/28:58, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Florida State takes its act home to face Syracuse looking for another win. For Wake Forest, they head home to face Duke.