Florida State’s already dim NCAA Tournament hopes appeared to be fading away when Wake Forest took a 16-point lead in the first half of Saturday night’s game between two struggling ACC teams.
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons have a tough enough task trying to keep Saturday’s game against the Florida State Seminoles close. Now, they will have to do it without the team’s top player, wide receiver Michael Campanaro.
Miami Hurricanes fans have already been given one victory this week when the NCAA went easy on the school. That leaves only one piece of unfinished business, taking care of Wake Forest and turning their attention to arch-rival Florida State.
Fans of both the Florida State Seminoles and Miami Hurricanes are already looking forward to next weekend’s matchup between the two teams. But both squads have opponents to prepare for this week before turning to their respective arch rivals.
C.J. Harris scored 23 points and Wake Forest beat No. 2 Miami 80-65 on Saturday to snap the Hurricanes’ 14-game winning streak.
The Miami Hurricanes put their undefeated Atlantic Coast Conference record on the line Saturday afternoon when the Wake Forest Demon Deacons come to Coral Gables looking to pull the upset.
Much has been made of the ballyhooed defenses from LSU and Alabama, but Florida State’s defense is outperforming both SEC schools on the young season and allowing a ridiculous 1 point per game on the young season.
Chris Thompson scored on runs of 74 and 80 yards on successive carries to lead No. 5 Florida State to a 52-0 victory over Wake Forest on Saturday. Inside: game analysis.
The Florida State Seminoles have barely broke a sweat in their first two games of the season against Murray State and Savannah State. But that figures to change starting Saturday as the Noles open Atlantic Coast Conference play against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.
The Florida State Seminoles are coming off of a much-needed bye week after losing to both Oklahoma and Clemson. Now, the Noles turn their attention to the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.