Wake Forest’s and Northside alum Carlos “Boogie” Basham Jr. declares for NFL draft
WINSTON SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA - NOVEMBER 02: The ACC logo in the first half during the game between the Wake Forest Demon Deacons and the North Carolina State Wolfpack at BB&T Field on November 02, 2019 in Winston Salem, North Carolina. (Photo by Jacob Kupferman/Getty Images)ROANOKE, Va. – Wake Forest defensive end Carlos “Boogie” Basham Jr. declared for the NFL draft on Friday. In a tweet, Basham thanked Wake Forest, his coaches, and Demon Deacon nation. Basham’s resume includes 173 total tackles, 36.5 for loss, and 20.5 sacks, which is the fourth most in program history.
Wiles expects return to Lane Stadium to bring ‘mixed’ feelings
NC State’s visit to Lane stadium will include a bittersweet homecoming for a member of there coaching staff. Assistant Charley Wiles spent 24 years alongside Bud Foster, and another two as a grad assistant under head coach Frank Beamer. But he’ll enter Lane stadium Saturday wearing the visiting Wolfpack colors. Wiles played for Coach Frank Beamer at Murray State as well. NC State at Virginia tech is set to kick off at 8 p.m. from Lane Stadium.