- Kevin Kelley - September 18, 2011
The 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.
- Kevin Kelley - August 30, 2011
The Clemson Tigers and Oklahoma State Cowboys will play a home-and-home football series in 2019 and 2020, AikenStandard.com has reported. Exact dates were not announced.
The series would be the first ever games between the two schools. Clemson is 7-10 overall against teams from the Big 12 while Oklahoma State is 2-5 versus the ACC.
- Kevin Kelley - July 29, 2011
The Miami Hurricanes have added two games against the Florida A&M Rattlers to their future football schedules.
Miami will host Florida A&M at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens on September 6, 2014. The Canes will host the Rattlers again on September 10, 2016.
- Kevin Kelley - July 7, 2011
The Alabama Crimson Tide will face the Virginia Tech Hokies in the 2013 Chick-fil-A College Kickoff, the Chick-fil-A Bowl officially announced today.
- Kevin Kelley - June 28, 2011
The Alabama Crimson Tide will face the Virginia Tech Hokies in the 2013 Chick-fil-A College Kickoff, DailyPress.com has reported.
- Kevin Kelley - June 22, 2011
The Maryland Terrapins will play two future football games at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, the school announced today.
- Kevin Kelley - June 1, 2011
The Wake Forest at Syracuse football game has been moved to Thursday, September 1. The game will be broadcast exclusively by ESPN3.com at 8:00 p.m. ET.
The Demon Deacons and Orange were originally scheduled to play on Saturday, September3.
- Kevin Kelley - May 18, 2011
The Clemson Tigers have added Central Michigan and Kent State to their future football schedules, the school announced today.
Clemson will host the Kent State Golden Flashes at Memorial Stadium on September 14, 2013. Other non-conference games for the Tigers in 2012 include Georgia (08/31), The Citadel (09/07) and at South Carolina (11/30).
- Kevin Kelley - May 11, 2011
The ACC has announced their early season 2011 football TV schedule. They also announced the kickoff time and TV coverage for the 2011 ACC Championship Game.
Overall, 39 ACC football games have already been scheduled for broadcast by ESPN, ESPNU, ESPN3.com, ABC, NBC, ACC Network and regional sports networks.
- Kevin Kelley - May 5, 2011
The Boston College Eagles and Miami Hurricanes will face off on the Friday after Thanksgiving (Nov. 25), also known as Black Friday, the ACC announced today. The game will be televised by ABC at 3:30 p.m. ET.
The Eagles and Hurricanes haven’t met since 2007 in Chestnut Hill. Boston College won that game 28-14. However, the Hurricanes have dominated the overall series and lead 23-4.