Demon Deacons Upset over Temple Owls at the Military Bowl


Annapolis, Md – Heroes Media Group, LLC

The Demon Deacons of Wake Forest enjoyed their first bowl victory in eight years beating the Temple Owls 34 to 26 in a close contest at Jack Stephens Field at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, Maryland on Dec. 28, 2016.

“Everybody that helps run the Military Bowl, appreciate ya,” Wake Forest Coach Dave Clawson said. “This is a first-class event. Everything from the accommodations, the meals, the tours — we’ve had an absolutely magical week here. And this was a great way to end it.”

The results of this bowl game were surprising.  Ranked 23rd in the nation, the Temple Owls were the favorites to dominate the 7-6 “Deacons.”   Additionally, Wake Forest lost their starting quarterback to injury during the third quarter.

However, the Demon Deacons followed the lead of the game’s most valuable player, linebacker Thomas Brown, with a solid defense to keep the higher-ranked Temple Owls from taking 2nd half control and a victory.

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Future troops swearing in.


Photos by: Tyler Burriss

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