Category Archives: ACC

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    Clemson Tigers announce 2012 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Clemson TigersThe Clemson Tigers have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Auburn, South Carolina, Boston College, Florida State, Georgia Tech and Virginia Tech.

    Clemson opens the 2012 season on Sept. 1 against the Auburn Tigers in the 2012 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Read Full Story »

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    Boston College Eagles announce 2012 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Boston College EaglesThe Boston College Eagles have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Northwestern, Notre Dame, Clemson, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Miami and Virginia Tech.

    Boston College opens the 2012 season at home on Sept. 1 with an ACC contest against the Miami Hurricanes. BC then has back-to-back non-conference games vs. Maine on Sept. 8 and at Northwestern on Sept. 15. Read Full Story »

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    2012 ACC Football Schedule to be released soon

    By Kevin Kelley -

    ACCThe 2012 ACC football schedule will be released soon, possibly as early as Monday, after Georgia Tech completed their schedule this weekend.

    Georgia Tech wanted to alter their schedule after agreeing to open the season at Virginia Tech on Labor Day (Mon, Sept. 3). Tech was previously slated to open the season against Southeastern Louisiana on Sept. 1 and then Middle Tennessee on Sept. 8. Read Full Story »

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    Duke Blue Devils complete 2012 Non-conference Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Duke Blue DevilsThe Duke Blue Devils 2012 non-conference football schedule was completed today after North Carolina Central officially announced they will visit Durham on Sept. 15.

    Duke and North Carolina Central’s first and only meeting was on Sept. 26, 2009. The Blue Devils won that game 49-14. The NCCU Eagles are a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference in the FCS. Read Full Story »

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    Florida State adds Savannah State to 2012 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Florida State SeminolesThe Florida State Seminoles have added the Savannah State Tigers to their 2012 football schedule, FSU announced today.

    Florida State will host Savannah State on September 8, 2012 at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee. The game replaces a date with West Virginia, which the Mountaineers >canceled earlier this month. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game set for Back-to-Back Days

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Chick-fil-A Kickoff GameThe 2012 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game doubleheader dates have been set, the Chick-fil-A Bowl announced today. It will mark the first time that two BCS games have been played back-to-back in the same venue.

    The NC State Wolfpack will meet the Tennessee Volunteers on Friday, August 31 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The game will be televised by ESPNU. Read Full Story »

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    Florida State contacts BCS schools to fill West Virginia void on 2012 Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Florida State SeminolesThe Florida State Seminoles have contacted several BCS schools to replace West Virginia on their 2012 football schedule, the Orlando Sentinel has reported.

    Last week, West Virginia notified FSU that they were canceling their 2012 game which was scheduled for Sept. 8 in Tallahassee. Read Full Story »

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    West Virginia cancels 2012 football game at Florida State

    By Kevin Kelley -

    West VirginiaFlorida StateWest Virginia has canceled their 2012 football game at Florida State, the Seminoles announced today. West Virginia will pay FSU $500,000 for the cancellation.

    The Mountaineers were scheduled to visit Doak Campbell Stadium on Sept. 8, 2012. The two schools are also slated to play Sept. 14, 2013 at West Virginia. No announcement was made about the future of that game, but WVU will also need to cancel one of their non-conference games that season since they have four on the books. Read Full Story »

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    ACC to play Nine Game Conference Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    ACCThe ACC announced today that they will play a nine game conference football schedule when Pittsburgh and Syracuse join the league. The two schools are currently slated to join the ACC in 2014.

    ACC Commissioner John Swofford also announced today that Syracuse will join the Atlantic Division and Pittsburgh will join the Coastal Division. Current ACC division crossover games will remain intact, while Pittsburgh and Syracuse will become crossover partners. Read Full Story »

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    Army and Boston College swap 2012-13 Home-and-home Dates

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    Boston CollegeArmyArmy and Boston College have swapped their 2012-13 home-and-home football series dates, Army announced this afternoon.

    Boston College will now travel to face Army at Michie Stadium in West Point, NY on Oct. 6, 2012. The Eagles will host the Black Knights at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill on Oct. 5, 2013. Read Full Story »

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    2012 ACC Football Schedule: Pittsburgh & Syracuse not likely; Georgia Tech may play on Labor Day

    By Kevin Kelley -

    ACCThe 2012 ACC Football Schedule is set to be released in early February and, as expected, Pittsburgh and Syracuse will likely not be on the schedule.

    Both schools announced their intention to leave the Big East and join the ACC in 2014. If the Big East were to unexpectedly release Pittsburgh and Syracuse soon, it would probably be too late to work them into the ACC’s schedule in 2012. Read Full Story »

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    Report: West Virginia may cancel 2012 game at Florida State

    By Kevin Kelley -

    West VirginiaThe West Virginia Mountaineers are in discussions to cancel their 2012 football game at Florida State, the Tallahassee Democrat has reported.

    West Virginia is currently slated to face the Seminoles at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee on Sept. 8, 2012. FSU is scheduled to return the trip to Morgantown on Sept. 14, 2013. Read Full Story »

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    Virginia Tech Hokies add Austin Peay to 2012 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Virginia Tech HokiesThe Virginia Tech Hokies have added the Austin Peay Governors to their 2012 football schedule, the school announced today.

    Virginia Tech will host Austin Peay at Lane Stadium in Blacksburg on a date to be announced. The game will be the first ever between the two schools.

    The addition of Austin Peay completes the 2012 non-conference schedule for Virginia Tech. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl Tickets – Michigan vs. Virginia Tech

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    Sugar BowlThe 2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl game features the Michigan Wolverines against the Virginia Tech Hokies. Tickets for the Sugar Bowl are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana on Tuesday, January 3, 2012 (8:30 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    This will be the first ever meeting between Michigan of the Big Ten and Virginia Tech of the ACC. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Discover Orange Bowl Tickets – Clemson vs. West Virginia

    By Kevin Kelley -

    2011 Discover Orange BowlThe 2012 Discover Orange Bowl game features the Clemson Tigers facing the West Virginia Mountaineers. Tickets for the Orange Bowl are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com.

    The game will be played at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 (8:00 p.m. ET – ESPN).

    This will be only the second meeting between Clemson of the ACC and West Virginia of the Big East. The Tigers beat the Mountaineers 27-7 in the 1989 Gator Bowl. Read Full Story »