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2013 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
DivisionAtlantic
Head coachJim Grobe (13th season)
Offensive coordinatorSteed Lobotzke
Offensive schemeMultiple
Defensive coordinatorBrian Knorr
Base defenseMultiple
Home stadiumBB&T Field
(c. 31,500, FieldTurf)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Atlantic
Boston College   0 0         0 0  
Clemson   0 0         0 0  
Florida State   0 0         0 0  
Maryland   0 0         0 0  
NC State   0 0         0 0  
Syracuse   0 0         0 0  
Wake Forest   0 0         0 0  
Coastal
Duke   0 0         0 0  
Georgia Tech   0 0         0 0  
Miami   0 0         0 0  
North Carolina   0 0         0 0  
Pittsburgh   0 0         0 0  
Virginia   0 0         0 0  
Virginia Tech   0 0         0 0  
Championship: December 7, 2013
As of December 12, 2012 • Rankings from AP Poll

The 2013 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team will represent Wake Forest University during the 2013 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team is coached by Jim Grobe, who will be coaching his 13th season at the school, and will play its home games at BB&T Field. Wake Forest competes in the Atlantic Coast Conference, as they have since the league's inception in 1953, and are in the Atlantic Division.

Previous seasonEdit

They finished the 2011 season 5–7, 3–5 in ACC play to finish in fourth place in the Atlantic Division.

Before the seasonEdit

RecruitingEdit

On national signing day, the Demon Deacons received letters of intent from 25 players.

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight 40 Commit date
John Armstrong
RB
Orlando, FL Olympia HS 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 165 lb (75 kg) 4.50 Jan 26, 2013 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 75
Taylor Chambers
OL
Columbia, SC Irmo HS 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 300 lb (140 kg) 5.30 Jun 7, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 71
Deonte Davis
CB
Snellville, GA South Gwinnett HS 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 170 lb (77 kg) 4.50 Feb 3, 2013 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: NR
Wendell Dunn
OLB
Miami, FL Palmetto HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 210 lb (95 kg) 4.60 Dec 13, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Duke Ejiofor
OLB
Houston, TX Alief Taylor HS 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 220 lb (100 kg) 4.60 Jan 27, 2013 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 77
Cameron Gardner
OL
Bailey, NC Southern Nash HS 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 275 lb (125 kg) N/A Jun 4, 2012 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 71
Josh Harris
RB
Milton, GA Milton HS 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 290 lb (130 kg) N/A Jun 7, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Tyree Harris
WR
Marietta, GA Marietta HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 180 lb (82 kg) 4.46 Jul 23, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 77
Andrew Hauser
DE
Covina, CA Charter Oak HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 265 lb (120 kg) N/A Feb 5, 2013 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:N/A   ESPN grade: NR
Cory Helms
C
Alpharetta, GA Milton HS 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 290 lb (130 kg) 5.40 Jun 6, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 75
Ford Howell
LB
Memphis, TN University School 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 225 lb (102 kg) 4.70 Jul 12, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 76
Ali Lamot
OLB
Mebane, NC Eastern Alamance HS 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 220 lb (100 kg) N/A Jun 18, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 75
Jalen Latter
CB
Charlotte, NC Vance HS 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 185 lb (84 kg) 4.50 Jan 20, 2013 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: 79
Marquell Lee
LB
Waldorf, MD Westlake HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 200 lb (91 kg) N/A Oct 11, 2012 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 72
James Looney
DL
Lake Worth, FL Lake Worth HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 275 lb (125 kg) 4.90 Nov 1, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Brendan O'Neil
TE
Burlington, MA Buckingham Browne & Nichols HS 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 220 lb (100 kg) N/A Jun 14, 2012 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 69
Josh Okonye
CB
Sugar Land, TX George Ranch HS 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 185 lb (84 kg) N/A Dec 27, 2012 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: 69
Michael Radford
QB
Ashburn, VA Briar Woods HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 215 lb (98 kg) 4.70 Jun 14, 2012 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Cam Serigne
TE
Ashburn, VA Briar Woods HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 215 lb (98 kg) 4.70 Jun 12, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: 72
Michael Stevenson
S
Clearwater, FL Central Catholic HS 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 175 lb (79 kg) 4.50 Dec 19, 2012 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 76
Julian Thomas-Jackson
OLB
Dothan, AL Dothan HS 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 210 lb (95 kg) N/A Jan 26, 2013 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: 79
Lance Virgile
OLB
Fort Lauderdale, FL St. Thomas HS 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 220 lb (100 kg) 4.60 Dec 11, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 81
Brad Watson
CB
Round Rock, TX Westwood HS 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 170 lb (77 kg) N/A Jun 7, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Mike Weaver
P/PK
Pine City, NY Elmira Southside HS 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 180 lb (82 kg) N/A Jan 27, 2013 
Scout:2/5 stars   Rivals:N/A   ESPN grade: NR
Dez Wortham
RB
Frisco, TX Hebron HS 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 205 lb (93 kg) 4.48 Dec 4, 2012 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 76
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 60   Rivals: 58
  • ‡ Refers to 40 yard dash
  • Note: In many cases, Scout and Rivals may conflict in their listings of height, weight and 40 time.
  • In these cases, an average of the two was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 29* 6:30 p.m. Presbyterian BB&T FieldWinston-Salem, NC ESPN3      
September 6 8:00 p.m. at Boston College Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN2      
September 14* 12:00 p.m. Louisiana-Monroe BB&T FieldWinston-Salem, NC RSN/ESPN3      
September 21* TBA at Army Michie StadiumWest Point, NY CBSSN      
September 28 TBA at Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC TBA      
October 5 TBA NC State BB&T FieldWinston-Salem, NC (Tobacco Road Rivalry) TBA      
October 19 TBA Maryland BB&T FieldWinston-Salem, NC TBA      
October 26 TBA at Miami Sun Life StadiumMiami Gardens, FL TBA      
November 2 TBA at Syracuse Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY TBA      
November 9 TBA Florida State BB&T FieldWinston-Salem, NC TBA      
November 23 TBA Duke BB&T FieldWinston-Salem, NC (Tobacco Road Rivalry) TBA      
November 30* TBA at Vanderbilt Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, TN TBA      
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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Coaching staffEdit

Position Name First year at WFU
Head Coach Jim Grobe 2001
Secondary Tim Duffie 2012
Passing Game Co-Coordinator/Quarterbacks Tom Elrod 2003
Offensive Line Jonathan Himebauch 2012
Outside Linebackers Derrick Jackson 2012
Co-Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers Brian Knorr 2008
Offensive Coordinator/Tight Ends & Fullbacks Steed Lobotzke 2001
Recruiting Coordinator/Defensive Tackles Ray McCartney 2001
Associate Head Coach/Running backs Billy Mitchell 2001
Source: http://wakeforestsports.cstv.com/sports/m-footbl/mtt/wake-m-footbl-mtt.html

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