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Wake Forest ends tumultuous season with a win over Temple in the Military Bowl

Wake Forest ends tumultuous season with a win over Temple in the Military Bowl

Wake Forest attached a positive ending to a season marred by scandal, using a strong performance by quarterback John Wolford to beat heavily favored Temple, 34-26, on Tuesday in the Military Bowl. 

After having a pass intercepted on the first series of the game — a turnover Temple used to take a 7-0 lead — Wolford helped the Demon Deacons rattle off 31 straight points before halftime. 

Wolford left with a neck strain in the third quarter with the score 31-17. Wake Forest (7-6) then withstood a comeback bid by Temple (10-4) to secure its first winning season since 2008. 

The victory gave the Demon Deacons something to talk about this...

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