Latest Dave Doeren News

Patience helps Wake Forest, Pitt build for ACC title shot

Dec. 03, 2021 12:07 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Dave Clawson needed eight seasons to build a successful football program at Wake Forest and turn the Demon Deacons into Atlantic Coast Conference division winners. Pat Narduzzi needed a little less time to do it at Pittsburgh, though the...

No. 24 NC State stuns NC 34-30 with 2 TDs in 26 seconds

Nov. 26, 2021 23:41 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Too often for No. 24 N.C. State, rival North Carolina has proven to be the thorn in its side — crashing the party in otherwise successful seasons or, more recently, outright embarrassing the Wolfpack in blowouts. Friday night was shaping up to be...

No. 24 NC State hoping to keep Atlantic hopes alive vs. UNC

Nov. 25, 2021 15:58 PM EST

North Carolina (6-5, 3-4 ACC) at No. 24 N.C. State (8-3, 5-2), Friday at 7 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: N.C. State by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: North Carolina leads 68-36-6. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

No. 24 Wolfpack look to stay in ACC title race vs Tar Heels

Nov. 25, 2021 10:08 AM EST

While North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren knows a Friday night game, even against rival North Carolina, is not ideal for fans of the No. 24 Wolfpack on Thanksgiving weekend, he hopes the high stakes bring them out in droves. The Wolfpack (8-3, 5-2 Atlantic Coast...

Points pile up rapidly, No. 25 N.C. State tops Syracuse

Nov. 20, 2021 20:44 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State just needed to make sure it took care of business to give itself a chance to be in the mix for a conference championship. The No. 25 Wolfpack found several ways to do that as Devin Leary threw for two touchdowns, Zonovan Knight...

No. 25 NC State looks for strong finish, hosts Syracuse

Nov. 18, 2021 20:14 PM EST

Syracuse (5-5, 2-4 ACC) at No. 25 North Carolina State (7-3, 4-2, No. 20 CFP), Saturday at 4 p.m. EST (ACC Network). Line: N.C. State by 11 1/2 , according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: N.C. State leads 12-2. WHAT’S AT...

Anxious for a win, Syracuse travels to No. 25 NC State

Nov. 18, 2021 13:29 PM EST

Syracuse is one victory shy of reaching bowl eligibility as the Orange finish the season with a pair of games against ranked teams. First is a matchup at No. 25 North Carolina State (7-3, 4-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) on Saturday, and the Orange (5-5, 2-4) are coming...

Hartman, Ellison help No. 13 Wake Forest top No. 21 NC State

Nov. 14, 2021 01:18 AM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The off-target throws, drops and mistakes kept coming for No. 13 Wake Forest. So did the injuries — all on a night when the Demon Deacons were trying to take a huge step toward winning their Atlantic Coast Conference division. All that...

WRs Perry, Roberson rise to FBS elite for No. 13 Wake Forest

Nov. 12, 2021 15:07 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The ball sailed his way, and Wake Forest’s A.T. Perry had a step on his defender. He extended his right arm into his opponent's shoulder to maintain that sliver of sideline separation and corralled the ball with his left – pinned between his forearm, biceps...

ACC title race wide open heading into season's final weeks

Nov. 10, 2021 21:02 PM EST

The Atlantic Coast Conference divisional races are far from decided and several schools still have a shot at winning the league crown. Virginia defensive lineman Mandy Alonso is enjoying the journey. “This is like what you train for and all season,...