Seton Hall 71, Wake Forest 67
Wake Forest 74, Mercer 71
James Johnson had 24 points and 11 rebounds and No. 8 Wake Forest avenged its worst loss of the season by holding off Georgia Tech, 87-69, on Wednesday night.
James Johnson scored 15 of his 21 points in the first half, and Wake Forest routed Indiana 83-58 on Wednesday night.
Jeff Teague had 24 points and Al-Farouq Aminu and Chas McFarland added 14 each as Wake Forest (No. 24 ESPN/USA Today, No. 19 AP) overcame a slow start to hold off Cal State Fullerton, 75-69 in the first round of the 76 Classic on Thursday.
N.C. State 67, Wake Forest 65
Greg Paulus had a career-high 18 points, Josh McRoberts added 13 and the third-ranked Blue Devils survived a tense, emotional game to beat Wake Forest 78-66 Saturday.