Category Archives: ACC

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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

    By Kevin Kelley -

    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

    By Kevin Kelley -

    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 »

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    Clemson Tigers 2011 ACC Champions T-Shirts & Fan Gear

    By Kevin Kelley -

    The Clemson Tigers won the 2011 ACC Football Championship. Our Fan Shop now has Clemson champions gear in stock, including short and long-sleeve t-shirts and hats.

    3-Day shipping for orders over $50 is free (use code HShip50). 3-day shipping is a flat rate of $4.99 for orders $50 and under, so order as many items as you like (applies to 48 Continental U.S. States only). Click on the picture below to be taken to the main page of the Clemson fan shop. Read Full Story »

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    North Carolina Tar Heels complete 2012 Non-conference Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    North CarolinaThe North Carolina Tar Heels have completed their 2012 non-conference football schedule, The Times-News has reported.

    North Carolina will open the 2012 season at home on Sept. 1 against the Elon Phoenix. The game will be the first ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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    2011 ACC Championship Football Tickets – Clemson vs. Virginia Tech

    By Kevin Kelley -

    ACCThe 2011 Dr. Pepper ACC Championship football game is set with the Clemson Tigers facing the Virginia Tech Hokies. The game will be held on Saturday, December 3 at 8:00 p.m. ET at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina (ESPN).

    Tickets for the 2011 game are available through our preferred vendor TicketsNow.com. Read Full Story »

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    Ohio State Buckeyes announce Future Scheduling Changes

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Ohio StateThe Ohio State Buckeyes have made several changes to their future football schedules, Director of Athletics Gene Smith announced today.

    Ohio State has added a game against the Florida A&M Rattlers at Ohio Stadium on Sept. 7, 2013. The game will be the first ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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    East Carolina extends Home-and-home Football Series with North Carolina

    By Tim K. -

    North CarolinaEast CarolinaThe East Carolina Pirates have extended their home-and-home football series with the North Carolina Tar Heels, ECU announced Thursday.

    East Carolina will travel to face North Carolina at Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill on September 22, 2012. On September 28, 2013, the Pirates will host the Tar Heels at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville. Read Full Story »

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    Pittsburgh and Syracuse to join the ACC

    By Kevin Kelley -

    ACCThe Pittsburgh Panthers and the Syracuse Orange have both applied to and been accepted as new members of the ACC, the conference announced today. The addition brings the ACC to a total of 14 schools.

    Pittsburgh and Syracuse will each have to pay a $5 million dollar exit fee for leaving the Big East. In addition, Big East by-laws state that schools who leave the conference must provide 27 months’ notice. Read Full Story »