ESPN's College GameDay crew picks winner in Clemson-Wake Forest matchup
ESPN’s College GameDay crew made their selections for the winner of Clemson vs. Wake Forest. WWE Superstar Bianca Belair was the guest picker and she helped the crew make picks for today’s key games.
This Clemson-Wake Forest game is a matchup of 2 nationally ranked programs and it will be a pivotal game in the College Football Playoff landscape. The winner will likely remain in the Playoff race, while the loser will take a step back in the rankings.
Here are Game Day’s picks for this game:
Desmond Howard: Wake Forest
Pat McAfee: Wake Forest
Bianca Belair (guest picker): Clemson
Kirk Herbstreit: Clemson
Lee Corso: Wake Forest
Not only does this game have several Playoff implications, but it could determine the future winner of the ACC Atlantic. In 2021, Wake Forest won the Atlantic with a 10-2 regular season record.
Clemson prevented Wake Forest from clinching the division against them in Week 12 with a 48-27 win over the Demon Deacons. Wake Forest eventually clinched the division the following week against Boston College in the final regular season game.
Since 2009, Clemson has won 13 consecutive games against Wake Forest. The Tigers have a 69-17-1 series record.