Childress, Wake Forest beat Boston College 80-62

Childress, Wake Forest beat Boston College 80-62
Wake Forest Basketball (Source: Wimberly, Nate)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Wake Forest beat Boston College 80-62 to snap a three-game ACC losing streak.

Brandon Childress scored 20 points including 5-for-7 shooting from 3-point range, for the host Deacons.

Derryck Thornton scored 15 to lead the Eagles.

Wake Forest 7-footer Olivier Sarr, who finished with 14 points and 13 rebounds, became the first Deacon to record a double-double in the first half since 2013.

BC, which never led, made only 6 of 29 (20.7%) of its 3-point shots.

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