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Recap - Demon Deacons Defeat Boston College 27-24
Boston College was unable to contain Jamie Newman on Saturday and the result was a 27-24 Week 5 loss against the Demon Deacons.
Wake Forest did not, however, defeat the Eagles against the spread, which closed at -4.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 69.5.
Jamie Newman rushed for 102 yards, while Cade Carney added 58 yards in the win. Scotty Washington and Kendall Hinton added 94 and 67 receiving yards respectively.
AJ Dillon rushed for 159 yards for Boston College, while David Bailey added 44 yards. Anthony Brown threw for 265 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Ben Glines and Hunter Long had 43 and 39 yards respectively.
Boston College outgained Wake Forest 533-440 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-22 by the Eagles.
Wake Forest led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:51-24:09 split in that important category.
Wake Forest looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Louisville. Boston College will aim to get back on the winning track at Louisville.