(5-7, 3-5 ACC)
12:00 PM ET, November 28, 2009
Wallace Wade Stadium, Durham, NC
Passing: R. Skinner (WAKE) - 372 YDS, 5 TD
Rushing: J. Adams (WAKE) - 7 CAR, 42 YDS
Receiving: D. Varner (DUKE) - 11 REC, 174 YDS, 2 TD
DURHAM, N.C. -- Riley Skinner passed for a career-high 372 yards and a school-record five touchdowns to help Wake Forest defeat Duke 45-34 on Saturday.
Skinner completed 28 of 38 passes and did not throw an interception for the Demon Deacons (5-7, 3-5 Atlantic Coast Conference), who ended their season by snapping a five-game losing streak.
Devon Brown caught a pair of touchdown passes to help Wake Forest get its 10th consecutive win over Duke. Marshall Williams added eight catches for 119 yards and a touchdown for the Demon Deacons.
Thaddeus Lewis passed for 387 yards, three touchdowns and an interception for the Blue Devils (5-7, 3-5), who ended the season on a four-game skid after starting the season 5-3.
Lewis, who added a 1-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter, became the 60th player in Football Bowl Subdivision history to pass for 10,000 career yards.