Deacons to Face North Carolina at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, December 12
Dec. 7, 2008
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Wake Forest and North Carolina will meet in the first of two national semifinals on Friday, December 12, in Frisco, Texas. The match between the Deacons and Tar Heels is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. (ET) and will be shown live on ESPN2.
Maryland and St. John's will battle in the other semifinal, scheduled for 8 p.m. (ET). The game between the Terrapins and Red Storm will be televised on ESPNU. The national championship match is scheduled for Sunday, December 14, at 1 p.m. (ET) on ESPN2.
Wake Forest advanced to its third straight College Cup with a 5-0 win over South Florida on Saturday night at Spry Stadium. The Demon Deacons became just the 12th school to advance to three straight College Cups and the first team to accomplish the feat since Maryland, which advanced to the College Cup from 2002-05.