Who: Wake Forest Demon Deacons
When: December 17th, 7 p.m.
Where: Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, SC
- The Demon Deacons finished last season with a 19-12 overall record and a 5-9 mark in Atlantic Coast Conference action. Wake Forest earned a bid to the NIT, but lost to Georgetown in their 1st round game.
- Wake was picked to finish 10th in the competitive ACC this season. The team returns three starters from last year’s squad.
- What’s a Demon Deacon? – Wake Forest was founded by the North Carolina Baptist State Convention (hence, the deacon part of the name). In the mid-1920s, a sportswriter called them the Demon Deacons after their “devilish” play and fighting spirit.
Season tickets for South Carolina women’s basketball season tickets are on sale now at the South Carolina Athletics Ticket Office. Visit GamecocksOnline.com or call 800-4SC-FANS. A reserved season ticket is priced at $50. You can also purchase a pack of four general admission season tickets for just $100.