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1958 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

The 1958 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1958 NCAA University Division football season. In their third season under head coach Paul Amen, the Demon Deacons compiled a 3–7 record and finished in sixth place in the Atlantic Coast Conference.[2]

1958 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1958 record3–7 (2–4 ACC)
Head coachPaul Amen (3rd season)
Seasons
← 1957
1959 →
1958 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 12 Clemson $ 5 1 0     8 3 0
No. 15 South Carolina 5 2 0     7 3 0
Duke 3 2 0     5 5 0
North Carolina 4 3 0     6 4 0
Maryland 3 3 0     4 6 0
Wake Forest 2 4 0     3 7 0
NC State 2 5 0     2 7 1
Virginia 1 5 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
09/20/1958* Maryland Winston-Salem, NC W 34–0
09/27/1958 VPI Norfolk, VA W 13–6
10/04/1958 at Florida State Tallahassee, FL L 24–27
10/11/1958* NC State Winston-Salem, NC W 13–7
10/18/1958 at Villanova Philadelphia, PA L 7–14
10/25/1958* at North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC L 7–26
11/01/1958* at No. 19 Clemson Clemson, SC L 12–14
11/15/1958* Duke Winston-Salem, NC L 0–29
11/22/1958 at No. 2 Auburn Auburn, AL L 7–21
11/27/1958* at No. 16 South Carolina Columbia, SC L 7–24
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

Team leadersEdit

Category Team Leader Att/Cth Yds
Passing Norman Snead 67/151 1,003
Rushing Neil MacLean 139 624
Receiving Pete Manning 25 307

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1958 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 17, 2013.
  2. ^ "1958 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015.