Wake Forest Rumors & News

  • Report: James Looney transfers to Cal

    CSN Bay Area "Wake Forest defensive end James Looney is transferring to Cal, according to a CBSSports.com report. James Looney is the brother of 49ers guard Joe Looney, giving the Bears a potential starter with an NFL bloodline, and at a unit that was otherwise bone dry." May 16

  • Wake losing likely D-line starter to transfer

    College Football Talk "Yep, another transfer. While this one’s not yet officially official, West Virginia radio personality Dave Weekley tweeted Tuesday afternoon that defensive lineman James Looney has decided to leave Wake Forest. ACCSports.com is reporting the same, although it’s behind the dreaded paywall..." April 23

  • Wake Forest receives $7.5 million donation for football upgrades

    College Football Talk "Wake Forest received another healthy donation to support future growth of the football program. On Wednesday Wake Forest announced a donation of $7.5 million to go toward the school’s athletics department. The donation comes from alum Bob McCreary, a former Wake Forest football player...." March 06

  • ACC football championship game to stay in Charlotte through 2019

    Charlotte Observer "The ACC’s football championship game will stay at Charlotte’s Bank of America Stadium at least through 2019, the league announced Monday. The six-year extension means Charlotte will host the game for 10 consecutive years. The ACC has played its title game in Charlotte the past four years,..." February 26

  • Wake Forest receives $2 million football gift from alum

    College Football Talk "A very generous Wake Forest alum has donated a gift of $2 million to help fund the future of the football program. The significant donation announced by the school on Friday is the latest in a fundraising campaign to raise funds for construct a new sports performance center. Alan Fox, Chairman..." February 08