FSU Opens ACC Play With Rout Of Wake Forest

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Tallahassee, FL  - Chris Thompson racked up 197 rushing yards and a pair of touchdowns on just nine carries, as the No. 5 Florida State Seminoles rolled over Wake Forest, 52-0, at Doak Campbell Stadium.

EJ Manuel threw for 176 yards and two scores on 15-of-24 efficiency, also contributing 48 yards and a rushing score for the Seminoles (3-0, 1-0 ACC), who had beaten Murray State and Savannah state handily to begin the year.

Kenny Shaw and Rodney Smith posted TD receptions as Florida State accumulated 612 yards of total offense.

Tanner Price was limited to 82 passing yards on just 8-of-22 completions for the Demon Deacons (2-1, 1-1 ACC), who posted narrow wins over Liberty and North Carolina to kick off the season.

Wake Forest suffered the worst defeat against its conference foe since a 72-13 setback on October 15, 1995.

 

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