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October 10, 2011
Givens earns ACC Player of the Week award
Chris Givens has been named the Offensive Receiver of the Week by the Atlantic Coast Conference.WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Wake Forest wide receiver
Givens, a 6-0, 195-pound redshirt junior from Wylie, Texas, caught six passes for 101 yards in Wake Forest's 35-30 win over No. 22 Florida State on Saturday. Givens had one touchdown catch, a 22-yard scoring pass from Tanner Price late in the second quarter that staked the Demon Deacons to a 16-7 lead. Givens had three receptions for 86 yards in the second quarter with all three catches leading to first downs. He had catches for 40, 24 and 22 yards in the quarter. Four of his six catches on Saturday were for first downs.
This is Givens' second consecutive ACC Player of the Week award. He was also honored as the receiver of the week following the Boston College game.
Wake Forest is back in action on Saturday, October 15 when the Demon Deacons host No. 17 Virginia Tech at 6:30 p.m. at BB&T Field.
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