Wake Forest defeats Texas A&M 55-52 to win Belk Bowl

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John Wolford #10 of the Wake Forest Demon Deacons drops back to pass against the Texas A&M Aggies during the Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium on December 29, 2017, in Charlotte. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Wake Forest defeated Texas A&M 55-52 on Friday at Bank of America Stadium to win the Belk Bowl.

The Demon Deacons found themselves down 52-48 late in the game but junior running back Matt Colburn ran the ball in for a touchdown with 2:18 left in the game.

Colburn rushed for 150 yards in the game on 21 carries.

Wake’s senior quarterback John Wolford passed for 400 yards in the game with four touchdowns.

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