1967 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

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1967 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1967 record 4-6 (3-4 ACC)
Head coach Bill Tate (4th season)
Home stadium Groves Stadium
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
1967 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Clemson $   6 0         6 4  
NC State   5 1         9 2  
South Carolina   4 2         5 5  
Virginia   3 3         5 5  
Wake Forest   3 4         4 6  
Duke   2 4         4 6  
North Carolina   2 5         2 8  
Maryland   0 6         0 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1967 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1967 college football season. In their fourth season under head coach Bill Tate, the Demon Deacons compiled a 4–6 record and finished in fifth place in the Atlantic Coast Conference.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Location Result
09/16/1967* Duke Raleigh, NC L 13-31
09/23/1967* at Clemson Clemson, SC L 6-23
09/29/1967 at #3 Houston Houston, TX L 6-50
10/07/1967* Virginia Winston-Salem, NC L 12-14
10/14/1967 at Memphis State Memphis, TN L 10-42
10/21/1967* at #5 NC State Raleigh, NC L 7-24
10/28/1967* at UNC Chapel Hill, NC W 20-10
11/04/1967* South Carolina Winston-Salem, NC W 35-21
11/11/1967 at Tulsa Tulsa, OK W 31-24
11/17/1967* Maryland Winston-Salem, NC W 35-17

Team leaders[edit]

Category Team Leader Att/Cth Yds
Passing Freddie Summers 77/159 909
Rushing Freddie Summers 179 510
Receiving Rick Decker 29 352

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1967 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ "1967 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015.