Clemson defeats Wake Forest 28-14

CLEMSON, S.C. (WSPA) – The Clemson Tigers look to continue their win streak as they host the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at home in Death Valley.

WR Deon Cain scored first for the Tigers on a touchdown pass from QB Kelly Bryant. That was Cain’s second touchdown catch of the year.

RB Adam Choice punched in a four-yard run for the Tigers for their second touchdown of the first quarter, which makes four TDs on the year now for Choice.

Kicker Alex Spence connected on both PATs.

End of Q1: Clemson 14  –  Wake Forest 0

The Tigers were unable to score in the second quarter. Their three offensive drives resulted in a fumble and two punts.

The Clemson defense has held strong and prevented Wake Forest from putting points on the board in the first half of play.

Wake Forest attempted a pass into the end zone with 4 seconds left in the half instead of a long field goal attempt. The pass was knocked out of play by Clemson defenders.

Halftime: Clemson 14 – Wake Forest 0

RB Travis Etienne capped off a 68-yard drive with a one-yard touchdown run to put the Tigers up 6 more. K Spence made the PAT to bring the total score to 21-0.

End of Q3: Clemson 21 – Wake Forest 0

QB Hunter Johnson’s pass connected with TE Cannon Smith for the Tigers’ fourth touchdown of the day. K Spence completed the PAT to put the Tigers at 28.

Wake Forest completed a 16-yard touchdown pass between QB Kendall Hinton and WR Scott Washington for their first score of the day. K Mike Weaver made the PAT to put the score at 28-7 in favor of Clemson.

Wake Forest QB Kendall Hinton threw a 4th down TD to TE Cam Serigne. The extra point was successful, bringing the score to 28-14.

Final Score: Clemson 28 – Wake Forest 14