Tag: Demon Deacons

Late free throws lift UVA women’s basketball past Wake Forest, 72-70

The UVA women’s basketball team (12-3, 2-0 ACC) earned a 72-70 victory over Wake Forest (9-7, 0-2 ACC) on Thursday (Jan. 8) at John Paul Jones Arena.

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Wake Forest tops Richmond with buzzer-beating tip-in, 65-63

Wake Forest’s Devin Thomas tipped in a shot at the buzzer as the Demon Deacons stunned the Richmond Spiders, 65-63, on Sunday afternoon at the Robins Center.

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Video: Wake Forest upsets Virginia Tech, 6-3, in 2OTs

Wake Forest secured its first ACC win of the season, as Mike Weaver nailed a 39-yard FG in the 2nd OT for the 6-3 victory over Virginia Tech.


ODU football agrees to home-and-home series with Wake Forest

ODU Athletic Director Dr. Wood Selig announced that the Monarchs have agreed to a two-year home and home agreement with Wake Forest for the 2020 and 2021 seasons.

Top seed UVA upset by Wake Forest in ACC field hockey tournament

The No. 13 UVA field hockey team (12-8, 4-2 ACC), the top seed in the 2014 Atlantic Coast Conference Field Hockey Championships, lost 2-1 to fourth-seeded Wake Forest (13-6, 3-3 ACC).

UVA earns #1 seed in ACC Field Hockey Championship

The UVA field hockey team (12-6, 4-1 ACC) has earned the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Atlantic Coast Conference Field Hockey Championships, as announced today (Nov. 25) by the conference office.

#22 UVA men’s soccer loses at home to Wake Forest, 2-1

The No. 22 UVA men’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision to Wake Forest in front of 3,146 fans Friday on Senior Night at Klöckner Stadium.

#8 UVA field hockey falls at #14 Boston College, 5-3

The No. 8 UVA field hockey team (12-6, 4-2 ACC) closed out its regular-season Atlantic Coast Conference slate with a 5-3 loss at No. 14 Boston College (12-5, 3-3 ACC) on Friday (Oct. 24), but will still finish the year as the ACC regular-season co-champions.

#2 UVA women’s soccer blasts Wake Forest, 5-0

The second-ranked UVA women’s soccer team remained unbeaten on the season with a 5-0 victory over Wake Forest Thursday night at Klöckner Stadium.

VMI men’s soccer blasted at Wake Forest, 7-0

Despite a combined 10 saves from a pair of keepers, the Virginia Military Institute men’s soccer team fell 7-0 on the road at Wake Forest University in Tuesday night non-conference action.

JMU women’s soccer surges into national polls

With a 3-0 start to the 2014 season, the JMU women’s soccer team vaulted into the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) and Soccer America national polls Tuesday, checking in at No. 24 and No. 25, respectively.

JMU women’s soccer upsets #24 Wake Forest, 2-1

The JMU women’s soccer team picked up its first win over a nationally-ranked team in 2014 on Friday night, downing No. 24 Wake Forest 2-1 at Spry Stadium.

JMU soccer’s Ashley Herndon earns CAA Player of the Week honor

Sophomore forward Ashley Herndon (Ashburn, Va./Stone Bridge) of the JMU women’s soccer team has been named the Colonial Athletic Association’s Player of the Week for games played Aug. 18-24, the league announced Monday.

Georgia Tech eliminates Wake Forest from ACC Tournament

Georgia Tech found NewBridge Bank Park to its liking when it last visited here for the 2012 ACC Baseball Championship.

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#1 UVa. baseball splits two with Wake Forest

The top-ranked Virginia baseball team split a doubleheader Friday against Wake Forest at Wake Forest Baseball Park. The Demon Deacons rallied from a three-run deficit in the ninth inning of Game 1 to win 6-5 in 10 innings, but Virginia responded with a 7-2 triumph in the nightcap.

Is that it for Wake Forest coach Jeff Bzdelik?

Jeff Bzdelik may yet coach another game at Wake Forest, if the program gets an unexpected NIT berth, or decides to play in one of those not-even-NIT tournaments that do no one any good.

Video: Wake Forest’s Travis McKie talks ACC Tournament win

Wake Forest forward Travis McKie joins ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel following the Demon Deacons’ win over Notre Dame. McKie talks about the first postseason win of his career and the matchup with Pitt on Thursday.

Wake Forest tops Notre Dame in ACC Tournament opener, 81-69

#12 seed Wake Forest led by as many as 13 in the first half and pulled away with a 16-7 second-half run to knock off #13 seed Notre Dame, 81-69, in the opening game of the 2014 ACC Tournament.

Snow causes schedule changes for UVa., VMI, JMU baseball

The Wednesday (March 5) UVa.-Old Dominion baseball game has been postponed because of inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 1 at 5 p.m. at Davenport Field.

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UVa. women’s basketball defeats Wake Forest, 64-59

The UVa. women’s basketball team (11-10, 4-4 ACC) held off a late charge by Wake Forest (11-10, 2-6 ACC) to earn a 64-59 road victory at Joel Coliseum in Winston-Salem, N.C.

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Virginia basketball eviscerates Wake Forest, 74-51

UVa. jumped out to a double-digit lead in the early minutes, withstood one brief Wake Forest first-half flurry, and dominated the Deacons thereafter in a 74-51 win in the ACC home opener Wednesday night.


VMI basketball loses at Wake Forest, 98-71

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons broke open a tied game with a 16-3 run to end the first half and went on to a 98-71 win over the VMI Keydets, in NCAA basketball action Tuesday night in Winston-Salem, N.C.

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UVa. men’s soccer tops Wake Forest in OT in ACC Quarterfinals, 1-0

Todd Wharton (So., Glen Allen, Va.) scored on a penalty kick in overtime to lift the No. 10 Virginia men’s soccer team to a 1-0 win over No. 9 Wake Forest Tuesday evening in the quarterfinals of the 2013 ACC Championship at Spry Stadium in Winston-Salem, N.C.


VMI basketball tops Air Force, 71-63, to capture All-Military Classic

Behind a combined 55 points from their three leading scorers – D.J. Covington, QJ Peterson and Rodney Glasgow – the VMI Keydets claimed the All-Military Classic championship with a 71-63 win over the Air Force Falcons Saturday evening at Cameron Hall in Lexington, Va.