Per CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein, Northwestern will host Wake Forest as part of the 2016 ACC/Big Ten Challenge:
Northwestern will host Wake Forest in next season’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge, sources told @CBSSports.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) May 23, 2016
This will be the first ever meeting between the Wildcats and Demon Deacons.
All time, Northwestern is 7-10 in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Last season, the Wildcats defeated Virginia Tech 81-79 in Overtime.
Wake Forest is 11-4 all time in the challenge, and defeated Rutgers 69-68 last season.
The Demon Deacons were 11-20 last season under head coach Danny Manning.