WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Cory Randolph threw a 40-yard
touchdown pass to Willie Idlette with just more than a minute left,
giving Wake Forest a 17-14 victory over Boston College on Saturday.
Idlette beat Ryan Glasper, who tried to make a diving
interception, for the first TD reception of his career.
Randolph was 11-of-19 for 141 yards, and he rushed for 46 more
to lead Wake (3-1) past Boston College (3-1) for the second
The Eagles, who will join Demon Deacons in the Atlantic Coast
Conference next season, were hurt by three missed field goals by
freshman Ryan Ohlinger.
Paul Peterson was 21-of-38 for a career-high 269 yards and one
touchdown and A.J. Brooks rushed for a career-high 95 yards and a
score for the Eagles.
Brooks gave the Eagles their first lead on an 11-yard touchdown
run with 9:08 left. Brooks had runs of 40 and 12 yards on the
Eagles next possession, but Ohliger missed a 27-yard field goal
with 3:12 left.
Randolph then led Wake on the winning drive, which included
Chris Barclay's 2-yard run on fourth-and-1 from the Eagles' 41.
Wake Forest struck first on the final play of the first quarter
with a trick play. Quarterback Ben Mauk pitched to wide receiver
Nate Morton, who tossed a pass to Chris Davis. He ran it in for a
Davis, who caught the winning touchdown pass in Wake's win over
Boston College last year, had seven catches for a career-high 112
Matt Wisnosky's 37-yard field goal made it 10-0 with 3:55 left
before the Eagles responded.
Peterson's 7-yard touchdown pass to Joel Hazard with 11 seconds
left cut the lead to 10-7 at halftime.
Boston College wasted two chances in the first quarter, with
Ohliger missing field goals of 40 and 37 yards. Ohliger had been
2-for-2 filling in for the injured Mike Fassel.