Trailing 16-6 late in the third quarter, Wake Forest QB Jamie Newman connected on back-to-back completions for 81 yards and TD to get the Demon Deacons back in game against the Wolfpack. Later, Newman added two fourth-quarter TD passes, leading Wake to a huge 27-23 upset of NC State.
Wake's win cinched the GridCard win for btninja (49) who put up the highest Second Game total of the year--one point shy of the elusive Perfect 50. This was btninja's sixth GridCard win and his King Kong (71) for winning the week was his third. Both btninja and kjh98 (41) picked up WPNs for defeating the ProGrid Tour--where Heart of a Hooligan (36) earned the win. The Hooligan remains the leading money winner on the PGT.
A total of ten players posted Qualifying Scores, including Kevin K (34), jocko (34), Annabelle (33), JohnnyRan (32), mac (32), summerman (31), and Hoffm133 (31).