2000 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

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2000 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2000 record 2–9 (1–7 ACC)
Head coach Jim Caldwell (8th year)
Home stadium Groves Stadium
(Capacity: 31,500)
Seasons
« 1999 2001 »
2000 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#5 Florida State $   8 0         11 2  
#17 Georgia Tech   6 2         9 3  
#16 Clemson   6 2         9 3  
Virginia   5 3         6 6  
NC State   4 4         8 4  
North Carolina   3 5         6 5  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Wake Forest   1 7         2 9  
Duke   0 8         0 11  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2000 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their eighth season under head coach Jim Caldwell, the Demon Deacons compiled a 2–9 record and finished in eighth place in the Atlantic Coast Conference.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 7:30 PM Appalachain State* Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC L 16–20   26,853
September 9 6:30 PM North Carolina Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 14–35   30,087
September 16 1:00 PM at No. 16 Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 7–55   72,940
September 30 6:30 PM Virginia Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 10–27   20,151
October 7 3:30 PM Vanderbilt* Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 10–17   18,213
October 14 12:00 PM at Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA JPS L 20–52   43,829
October 21 1:00 PM at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD L 7–37   26,544
November 4 12:00 PM Duke Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC JPS W 28–26   19,224
November 11 3:30 PM No. 3 Florida State Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC PPV L 6–35   27,071
November 18 12:00 PM at Navy* Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD W 49–26   30,370
November 25 12:00 PM at NC State Carter–Finley StadiumRaleigh, NC ESPN L 14–32   29,821
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

Team leaders[edit]

Category Team Leader Att/Cth Yds
Passing James MacPherson 113/207 1,324
Rushing Tarence Williams 130 661
Receiving Ira Williams 45 495

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015.