vs. Notre Dame – L, 76-71

Game Story

Postgame Press Conference

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 24, 2018
Winston-Salem, NC (LJVM Coliseum)

GAME NOTES

PROMOTIONS/CEREMONIES
• Senior Day ceremony pregame
• ACC Champion men’s soccer team honored at halftime

DEACS HOST NOTRE DAME ON SENIOR DAY
• Wake Forest hosts Notre Dame in its final home game of the season
• The Deacs are looking for consecutive ACC victories for the first time this season
• Prior to the game, the Class of 2018 will be honored with Senior Day festivities
• All players and managers who are slated to graduate in May will be honored (Grad transfer Terrence Thompson, seniors Britton AndersonTroy Rikeand Mitchell Wilbekin, and redshirt junior Keyshawn Woods; managers Tommy Eames and Tristan Kuna)

SERIES HISTORY
• Notre Dame leads 4-3 (Series tied 1-1 in Winston-Salem)
• Wake Forest won the first three meetings before Notre Dame won the last four meetings
• The Irish won last year’s lone meeting, 88-81, in South Bend

LAST TIME OUT
• Wake Forest recorded a 63-57 victory at Pitt on Wednesday night
• Bryant Crawford led the Deacs with four points
• Doral Moore had 13 points and 9 rebounds, snapping his double-figure rebounding streak at 10 consecutive games
• Wake Forest shot 15-15 from the line in the 2nd half, including 6-6 in the final 30 seconds to seal the win

DEACS FROM DEEP
• Wake Forest ranks third in the ACC in 3-point percentage at 38.4
• Last year the Deacs shot 38.5 percent as they made a school-record 268 triples
• In ACC play, Wake Forest ranks second at 38.2 percent from 3-point range, making 7.7 triples per game
• The Deacs have made at least eight 3-pointers in 10 of 16 ACC games this season
• Seven different Deacs have made multiple 3-pointers in a game this season (only six Deacs accomplished the feat last season)

DUNKIN’ DEACON
• Of Doral Moore’s 143 field goals this season, 83 have been dunks
• That is tied for the most dunks by an ACC player in the last 15 seasons (Duke’s Mason Plumlee had 83 in 2013)
• Last year, John Collins led the ACC with 59 dunks

UP NEXT
• The Deacs conclude the regular season on March 3 at Georgia Tech
• Game time is noon and the game will air on ACC Network affiliates
• The Deacs defeated the Jackets 79-62 in the first meeting of the season on Feb. 14 in Winston-Salem