Category: ACC

  • Clear Your Schedule – ACC, Week 8

    Brian Wilmer - October 17, 2012

    Florida State-MiamiAfter a somewhat light week in the ACC that only saw four games, we pick up a six-game slate for another pivotal week of conference play. One team will look to rebound from a stunning loss that sent them tumbling into the middle of the divisional pack, while another will look to continue its unlikely run atop its division. Let’s take a look at what to watch this week around the Atlantic Coast Conference.

    Virginia Tech (4-3, 2-1) at #14 Clemson (5-1, 2-1), noon ET, ABC/ESPN2 (reverse mirror)

    This is an important game for a couple of reasons. Clemson looks to continue their winning ways and get the help they need to eventually reach Charlotte, while Virginia Tech tries to spend more time recreating the last three quarters of their 41-20 victory over Duke last week in Blacksburg than the first quarter.

  • East Carolina, Virginia Tech extend Football Series through 2020

    Kevin Kelley - October 16, 2012

    East Carolina-Virginia TechEast Carolina and Virginia Tech have extended their football series through the 2020 season, both schools announced today.

    The Pirates and Hokies will renew their series on Sept. 14, 2013 at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville. Games in 2015, 2017, and 2019 will also be played in Greenville, while the 2014, 2016, 2018, and 2020 meetings will be played at Lane Stadium in Blacksburg.

  • North Carolina announces changes to Future Football Schedules

    Kevin Kelley - October 16, 2012

    North Carolina Tar HeelsThe North Carolina Tar Heels have announced changes to their future football schedules, which includes the cancellation of a series against Minnesota.

    Minnesota and North Carolina were slated for a 2013-14 home-and-home series, but the Golden Gophers requested to cancel the arrangement. Minnesota will pay UNC an $800,000 buyout per the terms of the contract.

  • Minnesota announces more changes to future football schedules

    Kevin Kelley - October 16, 2012

    The Minnesota Golden Gophers have announced several changes to their future football schedules.

  • Maryland adds Rutgers & UCF to Future Football Schedules

    Kevin Kelley - October 12, 2012

    The Maryland Terrapins have added games against Rutgers, UCF, and two FCS teams to their future football schedules, according to UM AD Kevin Anderson.

  • 8-game ACC Football Schedule – The Fallout

    Kevin Kelley - October 9, 2012

    ACCBack in February, the ACC announced that they were moving to a nine-game football schedule. This was due to the addition of Pittsburgh and Syracuse which brought the total number of ACC teams to 14.

    The addition of the extra conference game forced many ACC teams to cancel future non-conference contests. Some of those games were slated for next season.

    But then last month, the ACC announced that they had reached an agreement with Notre Dame for the Fighting Irish to play five ACC football teams per season beginning as early as 2014.

  • Clear Your Schedule – ACC, Week 7

    Brian Wilmer - October 9, 2012

    Clear Your Schedule for Week 7 of the ACC football schedule takes a look at UNC-Miami, Maryland-Virginia, and more.

  • Clear Your Schedule – ACC, Week 6

    Brian Wilmer - October 5, 2012

    Clear Your Schedule for Week 6 of the 2012 college football season takes a look at seven games in the ACC.

  • ACC to keep 8-game Conference Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - October 3, 2012

    ACCThe ACC will keep an 8-game conference football schedule when it expands to 14 teams in 2013, the league announced today at their annual Fall meetings.

    With Pittsburgh and Syracuse set to join the ACC next season, the conference was going to migrate to a 9-game schedule. But the recent agreement with Notre Dame altered those plans.

  • BCS Conferences announce Oct. 13, 2012 TV Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - October 1, 2012

    Geno SmithThe six BCS conferences have each announced their football TV schedule for the weekend of October 13, 2012.

    Top match-ups include Alabama at Missouri, Oklahoma vs. Texas (at Dallas, TX), South Carolina at LSU, West Virginia at Texas Tech, USC at Washington, TCU at Baylor, and Texas A&M vs. Louisiana Tech (at Shreveport, LA).

    The remainder of times and TV for the weekend of 10/13 are listed on each teams 2012 football schedule.