Wake Forest will host in-state foe UNC Wilmington on Wednesday evening.
Tip-off is set for 6:30 p.m. at the Lawrence Joel Coliseum.
Where to Watch & Listen
Wednesday's game will be streamed online at WakeForestSports.com. Phil Brame (play-by-play) and Roper Halverson (analyst) will have the call.
Last Time Out
Junior guard Chelsea Douglas scored the Deacons final seven points to help Wake Forest nab an 82-75 victory over Coppin State.
Wake Forest won its season-opener for the sixth-straight season.
Douglas finished the game with a career-high 23 points. She also grabbed a career-high tying six rebounds and went a career-best 8-of-10 from the free throw line.
Seniors Lakevia Boykin and Asia Williams also had solid games. Boykin netted 17 points and dished-out a career-high seven assists while Williams scored 14 points and also tied a career-high with six assists.
Coppin State held a 39-37 lead at intermission but the Deacons used an 11-3 run early in the second half to take the lead for good.
UNC Wilmington opened its season on Friday night with a 76-47 lost at West Virginia.
Jovana Mandic was a perfect 4-for-4 from the floor to lead the Seahawks with 10 points.
The Seahawks are coached by former Wake Forest standout Adell Harris. Harris, who is in her first season with the UNCW program, played for the Deacons from 1999-02.
UNC Wilmington Director of Basketball Operations Jason Eshbaugh spent eight seasons as the director of operations for the Deacons from 2004-12.
This will be the eighth meeting all-time between the two schools.
Wake Forest has never lost to UNC Wilmington, winning the previous seven meetings by an average of 17 points per game.
The most recent meeting came on New Years Day 2009, when the Deacons used a 20-7 second-half run to roll to a 72-58 victory.
The Deacs hit the road for the first time this season when they travel to Lawrence, Kan., to take on Big 12-foe Kansas on Sunday, Nov. 18, at 3 p.m.
Last season, the Jayhawks scored the game-winning basket with five seconds remaining to sneak out of Winston-Salem with a 74-73 victory.
Wake then has one day at home before it heads to the US Virgin Islands for the 2012 Paradise Jam.
The Deacons will play three game over the Thanksgiving holiday, taking on Connecticut, Purdue and Marist.
The Last Meeting
January 1, 2009
Deacs Overcome Slow Start to Top UNCW 72-58
After trailing through the first half, Wake Forest point guard Brooke Thomas picked UNC Wilmington's pocket and netted a fast break layup to open the second half and set the stage for a WFU rally that ended with a 72-58 Demon Deacon victory.