Riddle was 21 of 30 for 160 yards and Newsome rushed for 161 yards on 25 carries for the Phoenix (5-1, 3-0 Southern Conference), who never trailed.
Jordan Sorrells was 26-of-43 for 248 yards and one touchdown for Furman (4-2, 1-1).
Riddle hit Newsome on a 1-yard score and a 24-3 lead with 2:19 left in the third quarter.
Sorrells threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Chris Truss to cut the lead to 24-10 with 8:16 left in the game before Newsome scored on a 9-yard run to cap the scoring with 2:17 remaining in the game.
Newsome also caught six passes for 29 yards.
Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson guided the Demon Deacons to another bowl victory and has high expectations for his team in 2018.
Mel Kiper Jr. explains how the interviews at the combine will be critical for Josh Rosen in determining where he ends up in the draft on April 26.
Todd McShay and Mel Kiper Jr. agree that Saquon Barley is one of the most impactful running backs and believe he would be a smart pick for the Giants.
Mike Patrick, who began his play-by-play role with ESPN in 1982, has ended his long run. He called his last event on Dec. 30.
Attorneys for a Mississippi-based clothing store that sued two Mississippi State players for defamation and conspiracy added former Bulldogs coach Dan Mullen, former MSU athletics director Scott Stricklin, the NCAA and an investigator as defendants.
Oklahoma State head football coach Mike Gundy joins Barry Melrose on SportsCenter to discuss all things long hair, how Gundy uses his epic rant in recruiting and taking his shirt off during midnight madness.
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