Wake Forest Demon Deacons NCAA TOURNAMENT

March 16, 1995

Seed: No.1

Record: 24-5

Conference: Atlantic Coast (12-4, tied for first)

Last NCAA appearance: 1994 (lost in second round to Kansas, 69-58)

NCAA history: 16-12.

Rank: No. 3

Highest rank: No. 3.

PLAYERS TO WATCH:

Randolph Childress

Position: G

Height: 6-2

Weight: 188

Strengths: Can penetrate or shoot from the perimeter as well as anyone in the nation. He thrives on carrying Wake Forest, especially looks for shot late in the game.

Tim Duncan

Position: C

Height: 6-10

Weight: 238

Strengths: GRabs half of his rebounds on the offensive end. He is considered to be one of the most fundamentally sound big men in the country, recording an ACC-leading 18 double doubles.

Coach's file

Dave Odom

Wake Forest record: sixth season, 114-65.

Career record: 114-65

NCAA tournament record: 1-5.

Highlights: 1995, 1994 and 1991 ACC Coach of the Year. Odom has guided the Demon Deacons to a school-record fifth straight NCAA appearance and has won more games in six seasons than any other coach in school history.

On playing NC A&T: "They've got to be excited playing an ACC team, first of all. Also, everyone wants a piece of Randolph and Timmy now.

Game-by-game results

Date .. .. Opponent .. .. .. ... ...Score .. .. .. .. .. W-L

BTC Nov. 26 .. UNC Greensboro .. ... ...W 75-55.. .. .. .. ..1-0

Nov. 29 .. at Davidson .. .. .. .. .W 74-62.. .. .. .. ..2-0

Dec. 3 .. .Florida .. .. .. .. .. ..L 81-70.. .. .. .. ..2-1

Dec. 5 .. .at Canisius .. .. ... ...W 74-60.. .. .. .. ..3-1

Dec. 8 .. .at Richmond .. .. .. .. .W 53-49.. .. .. .. ..4-1

Dec. 17 .. Col. of Charleston .. ...W 74-64 .. .. .. .. .5-1

Dec. 20 .. The Citadel .. .. .. .. .W 81-58 .. .. .. .. .6-1

Dec. 30 ...Marshall .. .. .. .. .. .W 95-59 .. .. .. .. .7-1

Jan. 7 .. .Florida State .. .. .. ..W 72-64 .. .. .. .. .8-1

Jan. 11 ...Duke .. .. .. .. .. .. ..W 74-64 .. .. .. .. .9-1

Jan. 14 ...at Maryland .. .. .. .. .L 76-66 .. .. .. .. .9-2

Jan. 17 ...at Georgia Tech .. .. ...L 67-65 .. .. .. .. .9-3

Jan. 21 ...Clemson .. .. .. .. .. ..W 69-60 .. .. .. ...10-3

Jan. 25 .. at Virginia .. .. .. .. .W 71-70 .. .. .. ...11-3

Jan. 28 ...North Carolina .. .. .. .L 62-61 .. .. .. ...11-4

Jan. 29 .. Vanderbilt .. .. .. .. ..W 63-51 .. .. .. ...12-4

Feb. 1 .. .at N.C. State .. .. .. ..W 69-61 .. .. .. ...13-4

Feb. 4 .. .at Winthrop .. .. .. .. .W 68-54 .. .. .. .. 14-4

Feb. 8 .. .at Florida State .. .. ..L 69-67 .. .. .. ...14-5

Feb. 11 ...at Duke .. .. .. .. .. ..W 62-61 .. .. .. .. 15-5

Feb. 15 ...Maryland .. .. .. .. .. .W 63-54 .. .. .. ...16-5

Feb. 18 ...Georgia Tech .. .. .. ...W 73-62 .. .. .. ...17-5

Feb. 22 ...at Clemson .. .. .. .. ..W 64-52 .. .. .. ...18-5

Feb. 26 ...Virginia .. .. .. .. .. .W 66-63 .. .. .. ...19-5

Feb. 28 .. at North Carolina .. .. .W 79-70 .. .. .. ...20-5

March 4 ...N.C. State .. .. .. .. ..W 83-68 .. .. .. ...21-5

March 10 ..Duke* .. .. . .. .. .. ..W 87-70 .. .. .. ...22-5

March 11 ..Virginia* .. .. .. .. ...W 77-68 .. .. .. ...23-5

March 12 ..North Carolina* .. .. ...W 82-80, OT .. .. ..24-5

*-ACC Tournament

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