Are the Florida State Seminoles considering a move to the Big 12 Conference? They should be, according to Chip Brown of OrangeBloods.com.
Yesterday, the ACC and ESPN announced an extension to their exclusive media rights package through 2026-27. Reports indicate that the revenue for football and basketball will rise from $13 million to around $17 million per school. Read Full Story »
Rice has postponed their 2013 football game at Wake Forest, MyFoxHouston.com has reported.
The Owls were scheduled to face the Demon Deacons at BB&T Field in Winston-Salem, NC on Sept. 7, 2013. According to Rice athletics director Rick Greenspan, a new date is “being negotiated.”
The postponement of one game on Rice’s 2013 schedule was inevitable after the Owls announced last week Read Full Story »
Florida State athletic director Randy Spetman announced yesterday that they have reached an agreement with West Virginia on the cancellation of their 2012-13 football series.
West Virginia has agreed to pay Florida State $500,000 for the cancellation of the 2012 game which was to be played in Tallahassee on Sept. 8. FSU had to scramble to replace the game and ended up scheduling Savannah State. Read Full Story »
Georgia Tech has canceled their 2014 and 2017 football games against BYU, FBSchedules.com has verified through documents obtained from the Georgia Tech Athletic Association.
Georgia Tech and BYU were scheduled to play in Atlanta on Oct. 11, 2014 and in Provo on Oct. 14, 2017 as part of a four-game, home-and-home contract signed in October 2010.
The two schools will still play the first half of the agreement which begins on Oct. 27, 2012 at Georgia Tech. The series will now conclude on Oct. 12, 2013 at BYU. Read Full Story »
The Miami Hurricanes and the Florida Atlantic Owls have scheduled a three-game football series for 2013, 2015 and 2016, the schools announced today.
The series will kick off in 2013 when Miami hosts Florida Atlantic at Sun Life Stadium on Aug. 31. The Hurricanes will then travel to face FAU in 2015 and will host the Owls again in 2016 to conclude the series. Read Full Story »
ACC schools usually play some good non-conference opponents. After all, many of their rivals are SEC teams. The ACC also frequently schedules teams from the Big East.
There are several intriguing non-conference games this season and four are played at neutral site locations. Clemson and Miami are each featured twice.
Here is my pick for the Top 10 ACC non-conference games for the 2012 season: Read Full Story »
Speaking to 790 The Zone today, Clemson athletics director Terry Don Phillips said he “absolutely” expects the Tigers to play their future home-and-home football series against Georgia.
Last week, it was reported that Clemson was on the verge of canceling the series which is scheduled for 2013 at Clemson and 2014 at Georgia. With the ACC moving to a nine-game conference schedule (likely in 2013), the Tigers need to cancel one non-conference game in both 2013 and 2014. Read Full Story »
Georgia Tech is planning to cancel future football games against BYU in 2014 and 2017, the AJC reported earlier this week.
The Yellow Jackets are currently slated to host the Cougars on Oct. 11, 2014 and travel to Provo on Oct. 14, 2017. The two games are part of a four-game, home-and-home series that was scheduled in October 2010. Read Full Story »
Clemson and Georgia are scheduled to play a home-and-home football series in 2013 and 2014. But due to expansion in the ACC, the series may have to be canceled.
Earlier this month, it was reported that the Georgia-Clemson football series could be in jeopardy. Due to the addition of Pittsburgh and Syracuse to the ACC, likely in 2013, the conference will play a nine-game football schedule. Read Full Story »
The ACC has released their 2012 football schedules. Conference play begins on Saturday, Sept. 1 when Miami travels to face Boston College. And in a prime-time Labor Day match-up, Georgia Tech travels to face Virginia Tech (Mon., Sept. 3; 8 p.m. ET; ESPN).
Two ACC schools will participate in the 2012 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. NC State will take on Tennessee on Friday, Aug. 31 while Clemson will battle Auburn on Saturday, Sept. 1. Read Full Story »
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Notre Dame, Vanderbilt, Clemson, Florida State, NC State and North Carolina.
Wake Forest opens the 2012 season at home on Sept. 1 against the Liberty Flames. In other non-conference games, Wake hosts Army (Sept. 22), travels to Notre Dame (Nov. 17) and hosts Vanderbilt (Nov. 24). Read Full Story »
The Virginia Tech Hokies have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Boston College, Clemson, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Miami and Virginia.
Virginia Tech opens the 2012 season with an ACC contest on Labor Day at home against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (Mon., Sept. 3; 8:00 p.m. ET; ESPN). Read Full Story »
The Virginia Cavaliers have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Penn State, TCU, Georgia Tech, Maryland, Miami and Virginia Tech.
Virginia opens the 2012 season with back-to-back non-conference games at home against Richmond on Sept. 1 and Penn State on Sept. 8. The final two non-ACC games for Virginia in 2012 are at TCU on Sept. 22 and home against Louisiana Tech on Sept. 29. Read Full Story »
The North Carolina Tar Heels have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Louisville, Georgia Tech, Miami, NC State and Virginia Tech.
North Carolina opens the 2012 season at home on Sept. 1 against Elon. UNC also has non-conference games at Louisville on Sept. 15 and at home against East Carolina on Sept. 22 and Idaho on Sept. 29. Read Full Story »
The NC State Wolfpack have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Connecticut, Tennessee, Clemson, Florida State, Miami and North Carolina.
NC State opens the 2012 season on Friday, Aug. 31 against the Tennessee Volunteers in the 2012 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The game will be televised by ESPNU. Read Full Story »