Wake Forest beat George Washington (97-76) Monday night and Virginia Commonwealth (81-67) Thursday night. Sophomore All-American candidate Chris Paul scored 41 points in the two games combined to lead the Deacons.
Yale, expected to challenge for the Ivy League crown this season, lost to Radford, 72-71, in the opening round of the Williams & Mary Tip-Off Classic Friday night. The Bulldogs, 12-15 last season, plays either William & Mary or Hartford on Saturday.
Wake Forest leads the all-time series 4-1 including wins over the Bulldogs in each of the last two seasons.