Wake Forest Demon Deacons vs. Louisville Cardinals
The Louisville Cardinals look to push their record to 4-1 when they welcome the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Saturday. Louisville is coming off a win over FIU, while Wake Forest enters the game with a 2-2 record after a win against Army.
You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.
How to watch
Details for Saturday's game are below:
Kickoff: 3:30 p.m. ET
Live Stream: The game can be streamed live here.
TV coverage: ESPNU
Louisville defeated FIU 34-3 in its fourth game. Quarterback Will Gardner finished the game with 295 yards and two touchdowns, while wide receiver James Quick caught seven passes for 174 yards and two touchdowns. Louisville outgained FIU 336-205, and the Golden Panthers' lone points came on a field goal as time expired in the first half.
James Quick's punt return fumble in the fourth quarter, Louisville's fourth of the game, allowed Virginia to score the go-ahead field goal just four plays later. Virginia held a 20-7 lead after the first three quarters, but two Louisville touchdowns in the fourth quarter gave the Cardinals a 21-20 lead. But Ian Frey's 42-yard field goal with less than four minutes remaining in the game gave the Cavaliers the late lead and eventually the victory.
The Cardinals scored on nine consecutive possessions to defeat the Murray State Racers, 66-21. Running back L.J. Scott rushed for 126 yards on 11 carries and a touchdown. Brandon Radcliff also nearly eclipsed 100 rushing yards, racking up 97 yards on the ground and notching two touchdowns. Louisville rushed six touchdowns on the day.
Week 1: Louisville 31, Miami (FL) 13
In Louisville's ACC debut, the Cardinals outgained the Miami (FL) Hurricanes by 112 yards, with the defense adding three takeaways on the way to a 31-13 victory. The Cardinals held the Hurricanes to just three points in the second half, clinching a resounding victory.
Week 4: Wake Forest 24, Army 21
In a 24-21 win over Army, quarterback John Wolford finished with 238 yards and two touchdowns. Isaiah Robinson rushed for 60 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries, and E.J. Scott hauled in five catches for 64 yards and a score. The Black Knights held a 21-14 lead at the half and through three quarters, but Wake Forest rallied with 10 points in the fourth quarter to win.
Week 3: Utah State 36, Wake Forest 24
On the road against Utah State, Wake Forest allowed 29 straight points - 20 of which came off of Demon Deacon turnovers - on the way to losing 36-24. Utah State outscored Wake Forest 22-0 in the second quarter, leading to a 29-7 Aggies lead at the half. Wake Forest's attempt to rally fell short, as the Demon Deacons were held scoreless in the fourth quarter.
Week 2: Wake Forest 23, Gardner-Webb 7
Wolford went 30-for-38, throwing for 291 yards and two touchdowns, helping the team beat Gardner-Webb 23-7. Wolford connected with Scott for two touchdowns and 62 yards. The Demon Deacons shut out Gardner-Webb through three quarters.
Week 1: Louisiana-Monroe 17, Wake Forest 10
Despite 10 unanswered points in the first half, Wake Forest fell to the University of Louisiana-Monroe after ULM scored 17 points in a row in the second half. Brandon Chubb's 18 tackles against the Warhawks were the Demon Deacon's most in a game in more than ten years.