Latest Wake Forest Demon Deacons men's basketball News

Wake Forest's Childress exits Demon Deacons' coaching staff

Apr. 08, 2021 00:32 AM EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest program great Randolph Childress is leaving the Demon Deacons coaching staff. The school announced Childress’ move Wednesday, with Childress saying it was time to explore “other opportunities” after his ninth season on the...

Notre Dame closes on 17-2 run, tops Wake Forest on Wertz's 3

Mar. 09, 2021 22:07 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Trey Wertz hit a deep 3-pointer at the buzzer to cap a 17-2 closing run and No. 11 seed Norte Dame rallied past 14th-seeded Wake Forest 80-77 on Tuesday night in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Tied at 77, Wake...

Pittsburgh eases past Wake Forest 70-57 to snap 5-game skid

Mar. 04, 2021 11:30 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nike Sibande had 23 points, nine rebounds and four assists, Justin Champagnie added 20 points and 13 rebounds, and Pittsburgh beat Wake Forest 70-57 on Tuesday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Champagnie gave Pitt the first double-digit lead of...

Clemson wins 4th straight, holds Wake Forest to 39 points

Feb. 24, 2021 19:21 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Alex Hemenway scored 17 points with five 3-pointers, Aamir Simms had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Clemson beat Wake Forest 60-39 on Wednesday for its fourth straight victory. Clemson held its second opponent this season to less than 40...

Hellems, Seabron lead balanced N.C. State past Wake Forest

Feb. 20, 2021 16:33 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Jericole Hellems and Dereon Seabron each scored 14 points and a balanced offensive attack sent North Carolina State to an 80-62 victory over Wake Forest on Saturday, sweeping the season series. The win was also a rare third straight conference...

Hurt scores 22 to help Duke beat Wake Forest 84-60

Feb. 17, 2021 22:57 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Matthew Hurt scored 22 points on 8-of-9 shooting, DJ Steward added 16 points and Duke never trailed in its 84-60 win over Wake Forest on Wednesday night. Joey Baker hit 4 of 7 from 3-point range and finished with 12 points for Duke (9-8, 7-6...