The Wake Forest Demon Deacons compete in the Atlantic Coast Conference and have won four conference tournaments in their history with the ACC. The highlight of the basketball program occurred in the early 1960s when they won two of their four regular season ACC titles, two conference tournament titles, advanced to the Elite Eight twice, and made their only Final Four appearance in 1962. Overall, Wake Forest has made the NCAA Tournament over 20 times. Throughout the years, the Demon Deacons have had over 35 players move on and play in the NBA including former ACC Player of the Year, National Player of the Year, and NBA MVP Tim Duncan and former All-American and NBA Rookie of the Year Chris Paul. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Wake Forest Demon Deacons basketball tickets.
Wake Forest Demon Deacons Basketball at Joel Coliseum Address: 2825 University Pkwy, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 27105
The Demon Deacons play their home games at Joel Coliseum, located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina on the campus of Wake Forest University. With a capacity of over 14,000 screaming fans, Joel Coliseum is the place to be for all Wake Forest Demon Deacons basketball games. The Wake Forest Demon Deacons home bench is on the Joel Coliseum sideline in front of section 108-109. Joel Coliseum parking information is covered in our Demon Deacons event guide.
Wake Forest vs. North Carolina
These two in-state rivals have met over 210 times in their history with North Carolina having a huge advantage in the win-loss column. With a short drive between the two campuses, the fans have embraced this hard fought rivalry. The intensity has extended past the whistle in some games as fights have broken out between the teams. This match-up has had many close games over the years which have only heightened the rivalry.
Wake Forest in the Final Four, NCAA Tournament, and ACC Tournament
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons advanced to their only Final Four appearance in 1962 and are still searching for their first National Championship in program history. Wake Forest has won four regular season conference titles through the years and four conference tournament championships as well. The Demon Deacons have appeared in the NCAA Tournament over 20 times in their history.
Wake Forest Demon Deacons Event Guide
What time do the gates open prior to a Demon Deacons game?
All doors to Joel Coliseum open 60 minutes prior to tip-off.
Where is the best place to park at Joel Coliseum?
The LJVM Coliseum has over 2,500 on-site parking spaces. Additional parking is available across Deacon Boulevard adjacent to BB&T Field. For safety, fans parking in the BB&T Field lots should utilize the pedestrian tunnel running under Deacon Boulevard to access the LJVM Coliseum. Parking fees vary by event and only pre-paid parking is available for season ticket holders.
Does my child need a ticket to attend the game?
Children who have reached their first birthday must have a ticket to attend.