|ACC Tournament - Miami Defeats Wake Forest 79-71 - Recap|
Anthony Lawrence Jr. scored 20 points and added 2 assists for a double-double, leading Miami over Wake Forest, 79-71, on Tuesday at Spectrum Center.
Bettors who backed Miami were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -7.5 at sportsbooks.
Anthony Lawrence Jr. had 20 points for Miami and Chris Lykes chipped in with 13 points. Zach Johnson had 4 assists for them, while Anthony Lawrence Jr. was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Wake Forest got 16 points from Jaylen Hoard in a losing cause and another 16 points from Brandon Childress. Brandon Childress contributed 5 assists for them, while Jaylen Hoard had 7 rebounds.
Miami led at halftime, $HalfScore.