Football Bowl Subdivision
NCAA Game Summary - Wake Forest at Clemson

(Saturday, October 17th)

Final Score: Clemson 38, Wake Forest 3

Clemson, SC (Sports Network) - C.J. Spiller carried the ball nine times for 106 yards and two touchdowns to pace the Clemson Tigers in a 38-3 romp of the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in an ACC clash at Memorial Stadium.

Kyle Parker directed the Tiger (3-3, 2-2 ACC) offense, completing 10-of-17 pass attempts for 132 yards and a touchdown, while rushing seven times for 31 yards and a touchdown.

Wake Forest (4-3, 2-2) quarterback Riley Skinner struggled on offense, converting just 11-of-24 pass attempts for 82 yards and two interceptions.

Clemson took an early first-quarter lead when Parker found Michael Palmer from one yard out to give the Tigers a 7-0 advantage just minutes into the game.

The Tigers extended their lead to 10-0 late in the first quarter, with a 22- yard field goal by Richard Jackson.

Clemson kept the pressure on in the second quarter, taking a 17-0 lead with a three-yard run from Parker.

Wake Forest put its only points of the game on the board late in the second quarter, when Jimmy Newman drilled a 28-yard field goal.

The Tigers responded just seconds later, as Spiller ripped off a 66-yard touchdown scamper to give his team a 24-3 lead.

Clemson added another score late in the first half, when Jamie Harper barreled his way into the endzone from three yards out to give his team a 31-3 lead at the break.

The Tigers scored the final points of the game midway through the third quarter, with a 14-yard touchdown run by Spiller to seal the 38-3 victory.

The Clemson defense were stout in the contest, holding the Demon Deacons to just 178 total yards, including an only 81 yards on the ground.

10/17 17:01:04 ET