Take a Hall of Fame coach, two All-Americas, three other key veterans, five exceptional freshmen, blend them together and what do you have? You've got a Duke team that is the clear-cut favorite to finish atop the ACC standings this season. And watch for Boston College to make a big impact during its ACC debut.
November 11, 2005
Justin Gray (Wake Forest / Charlotte, N.C.), who averaged 13.8 ppg. in the tournament, and Lithuania's Arturas Jomantas earned Global Games Co-MVP honors, while Redick, Terrence Roberts (Syracuse / Jersey City, N.J.) and Curtis Withers (Charlotte / Charlotte, N.C.) were named to the 2005 Global Games All-Tournament Team.
The whole jersey grabbing business was really getting old to Wake Forest point guard Chris Paul. "Get off of me man," he said with extreme frustration. "Why you gotta hold me, just play."
The following are phtos from Wake's 3OT thrilling victory over North Carolina on Saturday. The Deacs won 119-114.
December 20, 2003
Everybody stepped up for the Tigers when Marquis Daniels got into foul trouble as Auburn defeated No. 2 seed Wake Forest to advance into the Sweet 16.
Wake Forest senior Josh Howard was named first team All-American by the National Association of Basketball Coaches on Monday. Also on Monday, teammates Justin Gray and Vytas Danelius as well as Coach Skip Prosser were honored.
DeaconSports goes more in-depth on Wake Forest's final recruiting efforts of 2002. Wake latest freshman class for men's basketball has five new players including four North Carolinians.
November 20, 2002