The Wake Forest Demon Deacons and Wisconsin Badgers will face off in the 2020 Duke’s Mayo Bowl. The game will take place at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. Kickoff is currently scheduled for 12:00 p.m. ET on December 30th, and the game will air on ESPN and be available via live stream at WatchESPN.
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons (4-4) possess one of the higher scoring offenses in the ACC this season, averaging 37.0 points per game. But on defense they are giving up 31.0 points per game, which is not a recipe for success. They head to Bank of America Stadium on a two-game losing streak, falling 45-21 to the Louisville Cardinals on December 12. A player to watch for in this contest is quarterback Sam Hartman, who has 1,906 passing yards, 10 touchdowns, and an interception.
The Wisconsin Badgers (2-3) come into this game off a 20-17 overtime win over the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Saturday. Quarterback Graham Mertz was 12-of-20 for 132 yards, but the player of the game was running back Garrett Groshek. Groshek had a season-high 154 rushing yards on 24 carries and a touchdown. Mertz is the player to watch for the Badgers, who has 1,108 yards, eight touchdowns, and five interceptions.