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Wake Forest faces challenge from UNC Greensboro

John Collins, who had 22 points and 15 rebounds in Tuesday’s 91-74 Wake Forest victory over Charlotte, continues to lead the Deacons in scoring with 18.1 points a game.
John Collins, who had 22 points and 15 rebounds in Tuesday’s 91-74 Wake Forest victory over Charlotte, continues to lead the Deacons in scoring with 18.1 points a game. AP

WAKE FOREST (7-2) at UNC GREENSBORO (7-2)

Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, 7 p.m.

John Collins, who had 22 points and 15 rebounds in Tuesday’s 91-74 Wake Forest win against Charlotte, continues to lead the Deacons in scoring with 18.1 points a game. The host Spartans are off to a fast start, but this will be their first game against a team from a major conference. They are 0-9 overall against Wake Forest but played tough in an 81-71 loss last year. Guards Francis Alonso and Demetrius Troy each are averaging about 44 percent from 3-point range. Freshman guard Malik Massey of West Charlotte High is averaging about 5 points a game for the Spartans.

Steve Lyttle

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