1989 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

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1989 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1989 record 2–8–1 (1–6 ACC)
Head coach Bill Dooley (3rd season)
Home stadium Groves Stadium
Seasons
← 1988
1990 →
1989 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 18 Virginia + 6 1 0     10 3 0
Duke + 6 1 0     8 4 0
No. 12 Clemson 5 2 0     10 2 0
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     7 4 0
NC State 4 3 0     7 5 0
Maryland 2 5 0     3 7 1
Wake Forest 1 6 0     2 8 1
North Carolina 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1989 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1989 college football season. In their third season under head coach Bill Dooley, the Demon Deacons compiled a 2–8–1 record and finished in seventh place in the Atlantic Coast Conference.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Location Result Attendance
09/09/1989 Appalachian State Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC L 10-15
30,200
09/16/1989* #19 North Carolina State Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 17-27
25,250
09/23/1989 at Army Michie StadiumWest Point, NY L 10-14
35,898
09/30/1989 Rice Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC T 17-17
12,100
10/07/1989* at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 17-16
47,500
10/14/1989* Maryland Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 7-27
17,500
10/21/1989* at Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA L 28-47
33,700
10/28/1989* at #22 Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 10-44
71,335
11/04/1989* Duke Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 35-52
18,600
11/11/1989 Tulsa Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC W 29-17
27,100
11/18/1989* at Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA L 14-43
28,732

Team leaders[edit]

Category Team Leader Att/Cth Yds
Passing Phil Barnhill 182/377 2,454
Rushing Anthony Williams 119 430
Receiving Ricky Proehl 65 1,053

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1989 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015.