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Outside of those 66 points the Mountaineers hung on UConn, the Huskies' D was surprisingly stout, allowing more than 19 points two times all season. The Huskies ranked seventh in the nation in turnover margin, snagging 22 interceptions. All-Big East linebacker
Like UConn, Wake Forest's defense thrives on turnovers. Between cornerback
This will basically be a home game for the Demon Deacons, with Charlotte 80 miles from the Winston-Salem campus. Wake Forest quickly ran through its 12,500-ticket allotment before asking for 2,500 more tickets and Grobe has estimated some 30,000 Wake fans will flood Bank of America Stadium.
Curry & Co. should be able to counter UConn's ground game, with Grobe surely going to the blueprint of clogging up the running lanes that Cincinnati used in limiting UConn to 31 yards and three points.
It's not exactly another BCS victory, but a win will be another sign that Grobe is building Wake into a perennial ACC contender.